A Vision for the Burke

The UW Chamber Singers rehearse Handel's Messiah.
The UW Chamber Singers rehearse Handel's Messiah.

Julie Stein and the Burke Museum go way back. Thirty five years ago, as a newly hired UW assistant professor of anthropology, Stein served as an adjunct curator at the museum. Ten years later she became curator of archaeology. In 2005, she was selected as the Burke’s executive director — a position she still holds.

"I hope people feel more connected to the world around them after visiting the Burke," says Julie Stein, executive director of the Burke Museum.
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Stein recently received the Western Museums Association’s...

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