Meet Christopher Orban

Meet Christopher Orban

Background on Dr. Orban: “Ever since high school I was fascinated by the power of computers to gain insight into scientific problems. As an undergrad and a grad student I dove into computational astrophysics, studying how galaxies form in an expanding universe....
Meet Edgar Massingale

Meet Edgar Massingale

“My experience at STAR highlighted the need for collective learning and communication.”     Q: What subject do you teach and where?A: I teach 9th grade Physics at Sandy High School in Sandy, Oregon. Q: How long have you been a full-time...
Meet AKM Newaz

Meet AKM Newaz

Dr. AKM Newaz is an assistant professor of Physics and Astronomy at San Francisco State University. He received his PhD at Stony Brook University in New York, and his Masters of Science at Dhaka University in Bangladesh. The Newaz Research Group focuses on quantum...
Meet Lacee Sherman

Meet Lacee Sherman

Q: What subject do you teach and where?A: I teach 7th grade science at Firebaugh Middle small in the small community of Firebaugh, California. Q: How long have you been a full-time teacher?A: 2015-16 was my first year. Q: Can you tell us a little about your STAR...