Category Archives: Burke
Congratulations to undergraduate researcher Heidi Rockney – she was recently awarded a Mary Gates Research Scholarship for her work on African frogs. Way to go Heidi!
The Burke Museum Behind the Scenes Night was a big success. Herpetology had a few things to offer this year in honor of the “Year of the Snake”. Jared and Matt helped with a “Snakes of Washington” table, Erin and … Continue reading
Check out “Head Like an Orange” to see lots of cool reptile-related animated GIFs.
We’re getting a new reticulated python skeleton ready for assembly. The specimen will be articulated during our upcoming “Burke Members Behind The Scenes Night”. We’re hoping that we can find a few member-volunteers to help put it back together again.
Burke research volunteer and UW undergraduate Madison Mayfield just completed her first biological illustration. We’re looking forward to seeing more of her work. Madison will begin working in the lab in Spring 2013.