Collaborative Projects

The Haffenreffer Museum engages in innovative research projects and collaborative educational initiatives with institutions around the country, as well as in other parts of the world. These varied projects create new knowledge through innovative fieldwork and collections-based research, provide opportunities for students and faculty at Brown and beyond, and strive to promote a continuous exchange of ideas between institutions.

The following list allows you to explore our on-going and past collaborative projects. 

Arctic Horizons 

Mellon Assemblages Project

Northern Women Arts Collaborative 

Surtshellir Archaeological Project 

Archaeology in North Alaska

Kotyiti Research Project


The following are ongoing and past blogs and online projects associated with the Haffenreffer Museum: 

Sixty at 60: Six Decades at the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology 

From Data to Anoxia: The Experiences of an Intern at the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology