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Welcome to the New Manager of Museum Education and Programs

We are proud to welcome Leah Burgin to the Haffenreffer Museum's team as our new Manager of Museum Education and Programs. Leah previously assisted the Museum as an Education and Outreach Assistant, helped to organize the student docent group MUSE, and coordinated our "Think Like an Archaeologist" outreach program. Leah has degrees in anthropological archaeology from the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) and public humanities from Brown University's department of American Studies. Prior to joining our team, she was involved in developing public interpretation and museum education programs for the National Park Service, the National Zoo, the Smithsonian Institution, and the National Building Museum. 

(Distributed August 1, 2017)

New Satellite Exhibits



The Haffenreffer Museum is proud to present three new satellite exhibits now on view across Brown University's campus. These include New Acquisitions at the Rockefeller Library,  and Just Jaguars at the Joukowsky at the Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World.

(Distributed July 25, 2017)

Our Latest Annual Report is Available

Contexts is the Haffenreffer Museum's Annual Report highlighting events, research projects, student projects, educational programs, recent acquisitions, and other significant updates from the Museum. The 2017 issue is now available online for free.

(Distributed July 11, 2017)

Introducing a new associated blog: From Data to Anoxia

For the summer of 2017, Theo Koda will be interning at the Haffenreffer Museum as an UTRA (Undergraduate Training and Research Award) recipient. His work will primarily focus on registration and collections management, working with the museum Registrar, Dawn Kimbrel. However, he will have opportunites to work on a wide variety of museum projects and activities. 

(Distributed June 21, 2017)
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