Thursday, March 12, 2015

Women’s College Sophomore Awarded a Research Fellowship in Archaeology

The other day I read this blog post, Stern College Student Awarded Ackerman Family Dig Fellowship in Archaeology and wanted to share it on my blog.

Congratulations Sima Fried!! How exciting!

Blog highlights include:

For Fried, a sophomore studying anthropology, the dig is a fascinating intersection of history, sociology, biology and psychology. “I have always had a passion for history, and archaeology is a unique and intimate way to interact with the past,” said Fried. “There is something truly awe-inspiring being the first one to unearth a vessel, or even a sherd of pottery, that has not been handled for thousands of years. There is also the adventure and sense of mystery that accompanies every sunrise—you never know what you might find.”

Continue reading the blog post here.

Stern College for Women is located in NYC, learn more about this women's college here.

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