Krystal Schlechter – 2013

Krystal was born and raised Portland, Oregon, where she graduated from Centennial Learning Center in 2011 and immediately moved to Hawaii.  Krystal is currently an Astronomy major at UH Hilo, where she plans to graduate in 2015.  She plans to continue on to the Master...

Michelle Rabara – 2013

Michelle was born in the Philippines, but spent majority of her life growing up on the island of Maui.  In 2012, she graduated from St. Anthony Junior-Senior HS in Wailuku.  She is currently majoring in Biology at the University of Dayton in Ohio.  After finishing her...

Emily Peavy – 2013

Emily is an Oregon native, currently working toward her bachelor’s degree in Astronomy at University of Hawaii at Hilo.  Emily loves explaining astronomical concepts, so she enjoys both working at ‘Imiloa Planetarium and volunteering at the Mauna Kea Visitor...

Isaac Lum – 2013

Isaac was born in Kahalu‘u on the island of O‘ahu.  He attended UH Hilo to complete his pre- engineering courses, then transferred to the Univesity of Hawaii at Manoa, where he is currently a senior in Electrical Engineering with an emphasis in Electrophysics.  After...

E’Lisa Lee – 2013

E’Lisa is a junior majoring in Astronomy at University of Hawaii Hilo, and a member of the University Astrophysics Club.  While attending college, she works part-time at the Ellison Onizuka Center for International Astronomy on Mauna Kea, as the international student...