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2006 REU Program

2006 REU students

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 the students.

www.ifa.hawaii.edu/reu/