Fingerprint Evidence

For his winter-term externship, Sean Keenan '20 teamed up with Katy Blanchard '00, the keeper of the Penn Museum's Near Eastern collections.

Keenan photographed objects, some dating back to 5000 BCE. A high point? "A piece of pottery that still had a little fingerprint on it from the person who made it," he says. "That was amazing."

Read more about Keenan's experiences.