Travis Thieme

Travis is from Seattle, Washington and currently attends the University of Hawaii at Hilo where he will major in Astronomy and Physics. After he completes his bachelor’s degree, Travis plans to go to graduate school and complete his Ph.D. in Astronomy. Then, hopefully...

Nicole Tabac

Nicole was born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii. She currently attends Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona and will be a junior in the fall, pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering. She hopes to work in the renewable energy...

Christine Joy Rioca

Christine was born on the island of O‘ahu and raised in Waipahu. She recently graduated from Honolulu Community College (HCC) with her Associates of Science degree in Computer Electronics and Networking Technology (CENT). Christine will attend the University of Hawaii...

Eric Paopao

Eric is from Hilo, Hawaii and is a graduate of Hilo High School.  He is an electronics technology student at Hawaii Community College in Hilo and expects to receive his A.A.S. in May of 2017.  After graduation, he plans to further his education by pursuing a degree in...

Pauleen Pante

Pauleen was born and raised in Southern California and just recently graduated with a degree in computer science from the University of Hawaii at Hilo. She plans to enter the industry as a software engineer as well as attain her master’s degree. Her current interests...

Keanu Makoto Paikai

Keanu is currently a senior at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks studying Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Currently his goals are to obtain a bachelor’s degree and to start working for a company in the field of aerospace engineering. However, Keanu has...