KATIE DAUD is a senior at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with a triple major in planetary science, Earth science, and political science. She serves as the president of the Astronomy Club, senator for the Community Government Association, and chair of the Student Organizations Committee. She did research for the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum on lunar tectonics.
DANIELLE PISKORZ recently graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a degree in physics and a minor in applied international studies. She has done various research projects at L’Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris, Los Alamos National Laboratories, and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and she spent her junior year studying at the University of Cambridge. Ms. Piskorz will begin her graduate studies at the California Institute of Technology in the fall of 2012.