ISU Idaho Museum of Natural History Receives $600,000 Hitz Foundation Grant for Virtual Museum of Idaho

ISU Headlines
October 4, 2012

From left, Ken Hitz and Dave Hitz of the Hitz Foundation, and Herb Maschner, Director of the IMNH.

From left, Ken Hitz and Dave Hitz of the Hitz Foundation, and Herb Maschner, Director of the IMNH.

The Virtual Museum of Idaho – that eventually will allow anyone with online access to examine 2-D and 3-D displays of Idaho State University Idaho Museum of Natural History collections – has received a big boost from a $600,000 grant from the Hitz Foundation.

“We are ecstatic,” said Herbert Maschner, director of the Idaho Museum of Natural History. “The generosity of the Hitz Foundation will allow us to continue our efforts to create displays for the Virtual Museum of Idaho.”  … More