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K-State Today

February 29, 2016



Geography faculty candidate to discuss the Holocene Environmental History of the Dominican Republic

By Shawn Hutchinson

geography

Maria Caffrey, research associate in the geological sciences department at the University of Colorado, Boulder, will give a public seminar at 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, in the K-State Student Union's Big 12 Room. The title of the presentation is "Holocene Environmental History from Laguna Saladilla, Dominican Republic: A Multi-Proxy Approach."

Caffrey is a candidate for the earth system scientist/physical geographer faculty position in the geography department, which is seeking someone to conduct cutting-edge research on earth surface processes, including fluvial systems and water resources.

The presentation is sponsored by the Beta Psi chapter of Gamma Theta Upsilon and the geography department.