Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
— Benjamin Franklin

Galla Purwin

History Grades 9-12


M.Phil. Material Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, Oxford University
B.A. Art History & B.A. Anthropology

Before Green Fields, Mrs. Purwin worked as an archaeologist for the Deia Archaeological Museum and Research Centre in Mallorca and as a museum educator for the Palace of the Governor’s New Mexico History Museum in Santa Fe. Her anthropological approach to history and literature inspires Green Fields students to appreciate the world around them and become lifelong learners. When not on campus she enjoys reading, cooking, traveling, and watching mysteries.