Sandra Zarzycka defended her Master's thesis successfully and has taken a job with the US Bureau of Land Management. She will be working for the BLM Field Office in Monticello, Utah as an Archaeological Technician. This office manages Bears Ears National Monument and many of the surrounding lands. This summer Sandra will be working on excavating Ancestral Puebloan sites in this area. Here is a link to an interactive article that highlights the importance of protecting cultural resources in the area. Photo credit: The Washington Post.