Catherine Sarte

Catherine was born and raised in the Philippines. She immigrated to the US when she was young, but finally moved to Hawaii to finish High school, graduating from Waipahu High school. She is bilingual, knowing Tagalog and English. She graduated with her associate of...

Christopher Roof

Christopher Roof was born and raised on the Big Island. After finishing his associate’s degree in Information Technology from Hawaii Community College, he will continue his education in Computer Science at the University of Hawaii at Hilo. He is passionate about...

Katie Park

Katie Park graduated from Maui High School in 2015 and is a rising junior majoring in Aerospace Engineering at the University of Washington, Seattle. She is involved with the Society of Women in Engineering and is a Resident Advisor for first year engineering...

Joshua Parep

I was born and raised in one of the island countries in Oceania (Papua New Guinea). I moved to Hawaii in 2014 after I completed my high school in PNG. Now, I am a senior computer science student in Hilo. I am UH Hilo International Student Association president and...

Kurt Noe

Kurt Noe is a senior student double majoring in Information and Computer Sciences (ICS) as well as the Academy for Creative Media: Animation Track (ACM) at the University of Hawaii at Manoa since Fall 2014. Kurt has worked on projects for both of his majors with his...

Talmage Nakamoto

I was born and raised in Kona, on the Big Island. Since I was a kid, I always liked knowing how things worked, and wanted to be a scientist. Then I grew up and realized I would have to pick something more specific, so I chose mechanical engineering. I just finished my...