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"I am grateful for my time as an SAO-UMass/LIP intern. This experience exposed me to a field that I am now passionate about, which has led to my return to the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian Center as a full-time Mechanical Engineer!" - Elias Aguirre Contreras

2021

Naomi Aponte, Undergraduate Student in Environmental Engineering, UMass Lowell

Kira Cote, Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI), part of the Department of Energy, in Upton, New York

Steve Espinoza Diaz, Undergraduate Student in Physics, UMass Lowell

Miranda Harkess, Undergraduate Student in Physics, UMass Boston

Rachel Nere, Undergraduate Student in Physics, UMass Boston

Wasiim Ouro-Sama, Undergraduate Student in Computer Science, UMass Lowell, and Current Intern in Atomic and Molecular Physics Division, SAO

2020

Alberto Chavez, Undergraduate Student in Computer Science, UMass Lowell

Helton Pongnon, Honors Data Science Major, UMass Amherst

Aditya Pothanaboyina, Undergraduate Student in Informatics and Computer Science, UMass Amherst

Keysha Rosado, Undergraduate Student in Biological Sciences, UMass Lowell

Onyekachi Uwazuruonye-Anyanwu, Pursuing a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree at the University of Wisconsin Madison Pharmacy School

2019

Elias Aguirre Contreras, Mechanical Engineer, Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian

Erin Donovan, Undergraduate Student in Physics, UMass Lowell and Observing Fellow at Lowell Center for Space Science and Technology

Carleano Libretto, Database Analyst/Programmer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Alexander MacLeod, Undergraduate Student in Chemical Engineering with minors in Management and Mathematics, UMass Lowell

Emmanuel Sekyi, Undergraduate in Biomedical/Medical Engineering at Francis College of Engineering, UMass Lowell

Frances Skinner, Physical Scientist, Atomic and Molecular Physics Division, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory

2018

Nassika Dabel, Undergraduate Student in Computer Science and RTC Fellow at UMass Lowell Software Engineer Intern at Fidelity Investments

Edwin Dely, Project Manager, Carclo Technical Plastics

Malcom Gyagenda, Engineering Management Post Graduate student at the University Of Massachusetts Lowell

Dalton Grady, Undergraduate Student in Computer Science, UMass Lowell and REBLS Leadership Academy Fellow, UMass Amherst

Alexander MacLeod, Undergraduate Student in Chemical Engineering with Minors in Management and Mathematics, UMass Lowell

2017

Fernando Mazzoni, Graduate Student, Department of Physics & Applied Physics at UMass Lowell. He is currently doing research with Professor Zwanikken studying Active Matter by applying a stochastic simulation algorithm to self-propelled squares.

Christina Michel, Manufacturing Associate, Moderna, Boston

Shanelle Samuels, Process Development Associate, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Marie Terrell, IT Specialist - Configuration Manager for the Chandra Data Systems group at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO). Her work consists of building, debugging, testing, and deploying CIAO, a software package developed by the Chandra X-Ray Center. She also works to simplify and modernize the system.

2016

Oscar De La Rosa, GEM Fellow, University of Maryland Baltimore County

Arielle Joasil, Research Assistant, Center for Advanced Computation and Telecommunications

Sarah Miller, Literacy Director for the City of Lowell, Massachusetts

Jasmine Oliveira, Full-Stack Engineer Engineer at a new startup called Jellyfish, Inc. She works on a tool that analyzes resource allocation and performance for tech executives. Her work varies a lot but she is primarily coding and designing creative technical solutions for interesting problems.

2015

Nicholas Baeza Hochmuth, Salesforce Systems Architect at Squadle, Incorporated

Lorenzo Barrett, Intelligence Operations Developer for IBM X-Force IRIS

Forest Mathieu, PhD Candidate, Department of Physics, Brown University

Victoria Souza, Lead Technician, Alternative Care, Taunton, Massachusetts