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Blog
September 15, 2022

Ornithology collections manager Kevin Epperly chats about creating 3D models of hummingbirds using photogrammetry.

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September 13, 2022

A group of Cambodian scientists are starting the first ever fish collection in their country. This summer, they visited the Burke fish collections for a training workshop.

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June 24, 2022

Burke community reflections on LGBTQ+ identity.

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June 14, 2022

Spokane artist Shawn Brigman specializes in making bark sturgeon-nose canoes, a unique form of vessel wrapped in thick bark. He recently made and deliver one to the Burke Museum to be housed in the permanent collections.

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June 14, 2022

UW Museology thesis project by Gabbie Mangaser

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June 8, 2022

Learn from Samoan storyteller Kiana Fuega about how people across Moananuiākea (the vast Pacific) kept account of their surroundings and histories without ever having a written language. 

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June 8, 2022

This resource packet provides information on learning about the Black and African Diaspora heritage, and includes information on books, helpful inks, and museums and cultural centers. 

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June 7, 2022

The Burke Museum is one of six recipients of the 2022 National Medal for Museum and Library Service.

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May 24, 2022

Healing is a living, multigenerational process. 

 

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