Below: UCLA Astronomy PhD student (and
Hilo High alumnus!) Devin Chu shares his
thoughts on the positive impact of the
Journey program on his career choices.
Left: Gemini Observatory Journey Team
Leader Janice Harvey and Keone Farias,
Superintendent of the Hilo/Waiākea &
Ka‘ū-Kea‘au-Pāhoa Complex Areas.
Above: Gemini Public Information and
Outreach intern Hannah Blomgren (right,
standing) takes students on a journey back in
time with a timeline of the Universe.
Above: Gemini Science Operations Specialist
Jocelyn Ferrera (far left, edge) and Gemini
Science Fellow Matt Taylor (left, pointing)
instruct students on where to stand to
construct constellations. The exercise
demonstrates how perspective affects the
way see star patterns from Earth.
Gemini Safety Manager John Vierra
(center, back) has eager students line up
to demonstrate the order of planets in our