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Science Speaker Series: Maria Mitchell Observatory NSF-REU Interns
August 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria Mitchell Association:
“National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (NSF-REU) Student Presentations”
For more than fifty years, the Maria Mitchell Observatory has offered summer research opportunities in astronomy and astrophysics for students on Nantucket. Six National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (NSF-REU) interns will present their individual research projects developed under the guidance of experienced astronomers. These students will later present their research at the American Astronomical Society.
The summer 2021 Maria Mitchell Observatory (MMO) NSF-REU intern class consists of: Kamara Culbreath, University of North Carolina-Greensboro; Jada Louison, Barnard College; Corinna Peña, Butler University; Alejandro Ross, Johns Hopkins University; Mayra Velazquez, Hendrix College; and Michele Woodland, University of Massachusetts-Lowell.