Julia Swan is an M.A. student in Museology at the University of Washington. Julia graduated magna cum laude from Whitman College, in Walla Walla, Washington, in 2006, with a B.A. in History. She is interested in public history and is studying the influence of museums in sharing stories from the past with a broad audience. Julia’s experiences in museums include interpretation and education, public programming, and public relations.
Cliff Hooper, Sr. was an artist, an activist, and a community leader. Though born in Evansville, Indiana, he became an important part of the black community in Seattle. Hooper graduated from the Cornish School of Allied Arts in Seattle in 1953 and soon earned recognition … Read MoreCliff Hooper, Sr. (1917-2001)