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Pre-College students


Twenty pre-college students from Hampton, Newport News and Yorktown (Virginia).

Arwa Abdel-Fattah, Mohammad Abdel-Fattah, Asia Augustus, Jaquarious Bellamy, Dae'niya Bradley, Ja'Kya Brake, Jalen Boone, Asha Davis, Leykie Green, Monteze Hawkins, Deonna Howard, Jimya Howard, Yannick Gueye, Kayla Lawrence, Semaj Lowe, Miles McLendon, Tyreese Pettaway, Phuong Anh Pham, Ndikumana (Joyce) Rhoda, Mackenzie Woodard


Undergraduate students


Ms. Khyana Price (Alabama A&M University, AL) [far left]

Mr. Perry Francois-Edwards (Morehouse College, GA) [second from left]

Conducting a research project that focuses on the commissioning and engineering of the 20 Meter Telescope under the supervision of Frank Ghigo and Steve White.


Ms. Tiana Norris (Morgan State University, MD) [second from right]

Mr. Nathaniel Lashley-Colhirst (Howard University, DC) [far right]

Conducting a research project that focuses on high-frequency performance enhancements for the Green Bank Telescope under the supervison of Ron Maddalena.

Graduate students


Ms. Jessica Freeman (PhD, Hampton University, VA) [left]

Ms. Ashley Jackson (MS, Hampton University, VA) [right]

Both students served as science experts/mentors to the pre-college and undergraduate students, along with maintaining the PING social media tools.

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