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Kolade Adebowale

PhD Candidate

Chemical Engineering

During my junior year in college, I met a few people who had been diagnosed with HIV. I was inspired by...

Flora Mechentel

PhD Candidate

Aeronautics and Astronautics

As a child, I loved watching planes and visiting busy airports.

Jeannette Bohg

Assistant Professor

Computer Science

One evening, last summer, I sat by a small fire along with about 20 high school girls from around the...

Omer Reingold

the Rajeev Motwani Professor in Computer Science

Computer Science

A computer scientist teaching a theater class is a bit unusual, I’ll grant you that. But is it so...

Kwabena Boahen

Professor of Bioengineering and of Electrical Engineering

Bioengineering, Electrical Engineering

My first computer was essentially a glorified electronic calculator that could run BASIC programs.

Catie Cuan

PhD candidate

Mechanical Engineering

I didn’t study engineering in college.

MS ’19, Electrical Engineering; PhD Candidate, Applied Physics

Electrical Engineering

I went to preschool at NASA because my parents work at Ames Research Center.

Cynthia Bailey Lee


Computer Science

The images and stories that come out of Hollywood shape the imaginations and future of the whole world...

Zac Manchester

Assistant Professor

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Getting anything into outer space requires a huge amount of persistence.

Marlette Jackson

Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion

I finished my PhD in political science three months ago. The challenges of being a student are still...