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Trainees present findings at symposium

Research Achievements

Trainees present findings at symposium

IGERT Trainee Trish Jackson (geography) presented research conducted in coordination with IGERT Faculty members Greg Cushman (environmental history) and Johan Feddema (geography/climatology) on "Environmental Portents, Enslavement, and the Extinction of Easter Island's Birdmen, 1862-88." They presented their findings during the Symposium on Climate and Human History in the Southern Hemisphere: From Antarctica to the Andes to Easter Island held at the University of Kansas in February 2010.