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Royal Ontario Museum

is a Shorty Award finalist!


The Royal Ontario Museum connects people to their world and to each other

www.rom.on.ca/en - 37,451 followers

Finalist in Museum chosen by the community

Campaign Video by Royal Ontario Museum

The Shorty Interview with Royal Ontario Museum

Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?

#ultimatedinos, #instaROM, #FNLROM, #AskROM

What are six things you could never do without?

Palaeontology, Ancient Civilizations, Biodiversity, Conservation, Earth Sciences and Anthropology

What's the most annoying social media trend?

Anything Bieber related. Sorry, we just can't...

What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?

Have conversations, share knowledge for a better future!

View Royal Ontario Museum's complete Shorty Interview

Learn More about Royal Ontario Museum

Biography

The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is an essential destination for making sense of the changing natural and cultural worlds. Our purpose is to inspire wonder and promote learning by sharing stories of the unique collections that the ROM cares for on behalf of the people of Ontario, to be a champion for the natural and cultural worlds, to serve as a forum for our global communities, and to create knowledge that contributes to a better future. Social Media is an essential tool in this endeavor.

Recent Nominations

February 12, 2014

I nominate @ROMtoronto for a Shorty Award in #museum because it's not only educational for my kids but super FUN!

February 12, 2014

I nominate @ROMtoronto for a Shorty Award in #museum because it's a museum for everyone!

January 29, 2014

I nominate @ROMToronto for a Shorty Award in #museum because it houses culture and science under one roof.

January 29, 2014

I nominate @ROMtoronto for a Shorty Award in #museum because...it is an awesome place to work - even after 40 years!

January 29, 2014

I nominate @ROMtoronto for a Shorty Award in #museum because it knows/tweets the most amazing things about our world!

January 13, 2014

I nominate @ROMToronto for a Shorty Award in #museum cuz it's a Natural History & World Culture museum all in one!

January 13, 2014

I nominate @ROMtoronto for a Shorty Award in #museum because it is always a place of wonder

January 13, 2014

I nominate @ROMtoronto for a Shorty Award in #museum because it's the best place to work!

January 10, 2014

I nominate @ROMtoronto for a Shorty Award in #museum because it's helping define what a Museum is in the 21st century

January 9, 2014

I nominate @ROMtoronto for a Shorty Award in #museum because they get people excited about research and discovery!

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About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media. Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Foursquare and the rest of the social web. The 7th annual ceremony will be held in April 2015 in New York City and live streamed internationally.

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