Jaren Ashcraft – Akamai 2018

Jaren was born and raised in Waikoloa Village on the Big Island of Hawaii, where he cultivated his love of sciences in the presence of the telescopes on Mauna Kea. Currently, he is enrolled in the University of Rochester’s Institute of Optics pursuing a major in...

Jessi Willstrop

Jessi Willstrop was raised in Texas and has been living on Maui for the past 6 years.  She is currently attending Maui Community College and will transfer to UH M?noa in the fall to begin working on her B.S. in physics.  In her spare time, she enjoys playing various...

Joseph Rose

Joseph Rose moved to Maui in 2004 from Northern California. He is pursuing an A.S. degree from the Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology program at Maui Community College and plans to graduate by December 2007. He enjoys working with computer hardware,...

Katherine Hall

Katherine Hall was born in Denver, CO and graduated from Pomona High School in Arvada in May 2007. She is currently a second semester freshmen at UH Hilo majoring in Astrophysics and minors in both math and physics. Katherine’s favorite activities involve playing...

Kimberly Bott

Kim Bott was raised on Whidbey Island in Washington State.  It was here, in the presence of a clear view of the Milky Way, that her deep interest in astronomy was born.  She transferred to the University of Hawaii at Hilo in 2007 from Northern Arizona University and...