Faculty Advisor

Christopher, Peter R.


This paper describes the creation of Worcester's Virtual Museum of Ethnic Heritage, an online multimedia website showcasing various ethnic groups of Worcester, Massachusetts. It describes how this museum was created both in terms of the methods employed for factual research and the technical side of design and implementation of the web pages. It analyzes the possible impact of the museum on the various ethnic communities of Worcester, as well as throughout the country.


Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2004

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project


Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Mathematical Sciences