Daryl Albano was born and raised on the Big Island. After graduating from Keaau High School, he began attending the University of Hawai`i at Hilo, pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. Outside of his coursework, Daryl mentors high school students in STEM projects, as well as manages UH Hilo’s robotics team. After completing his Bachelor’s degree, Daryl plans to work on various engineering projects requiring critical-thinking and collaborative skills. During his free time, Daryl enjoys running, working on computers, and film/digital photography.
Home Island: Big Island
High School: Keeau High School
Institution when accepted: University of Hawaii at Hilo
Akamai Project: Integrating a Web-Based Interactive Timeline to Inform the Community about the Thirty Meter Telescope Development Process
Project Site: Thirty Meter Telescope International Observatory
Mentor: Tony Travouillon