Crisp evening air. Clear skies. Maybe a telescope. Nothing refreshes me more than a night under the stars.
Since 2008, I have volunteered 1000+ hours at observatories (and one planetarium) on two continents. Roles have included program director, telescope operator, and constellation guide.
Ninigrit Park, US (2014 - 2018)
Summer Intern (2014) and Associate Observer
St Andrews, UK (2013 - 2018)
Observing Director through AstroSoc
Nantucker, US (2015)
Student intern, attached to undergraduate research program (REU)
Connecticut College, US (2012 - 2013)
Student helper and observer
Mystic Seaport, US (2008, 2013)