Erin Daly '12


Major: Art History and Classical Studies
Hometown: Andover, MN

My fellowship experience:
I cannot imagine a more productive, inspiring, life-changing experience. I will forever be indebted to the generosity of the Cornell Fellows Program and the Oriental Institute for allowing me to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity.

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Erin Daly '12

Fellowship Overview

Fellowship Name
Mansfield Foundation Fellow in Ancient Near Eastern History

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Aims of the Fellowship
The purpose of this fellowship is to become familiar with the research conducted by the Persepolis Fortification Archive Project. Furthermore, this fellowship seeks to understand the role of the academic within a research center such as the Oriental Institute and the role of such a center within today’s world.

Faculty Sponsor
Phil Venticinque, Classics