Merlyn is a senior majoring in anthropology, with a concentration in archaeology, in the College of Arts and Sciences. She is interested in international human rights law, specifically the protection of indigenous communities. On campus Merlyn is involved in the Cornell International Affairs Society and Cornell Anthroplogy Exchange. She recently worked on an archaeology dig in Argentina, researching the transition from foraging to agriculture in the Northern Andes. In her free time, Merlyn loves to cook! She loves eating food, talking about food, and making food - so reach out to her for any food related inquiries.