2006 REU Program
The 2006 REU students on the
summit of Mauna Kea. Photo by Jonathan Williams.
For the sixth straight year, the IfA hosted a Research Experiences for
Undergraduates (REU) program funded by the National Science Foundation.
The IfA program provides undergraduate students considering a career
in science with the opportunity to work with professional astronomers
as full-time summer research assistants. Ann Boesgaard, Kenneth Chambers,
Lysa Chizmadia, Paul Coleman, Harald Ebeling, Shadia Habbal, Nader Haghighipour,
Roberto Méndez, and David Tholen served as faculty mentors to