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Students News - August 2022

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Aerospace Videos Inspire Incoming Student

Emily Aguilar was already working on a certificate in aircraft mechanics when her high school counselor showed her some aerospace engineering videos that helped her choose an academic direction.
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ASTEROIDS Puts Undergrad from Puerto Rico on Road to PhD

Carla Colon Cruz calls on life experiences to continue her education at the University of Arizona.
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As Reflective Satellites Fill the Skies, UA Students Make Sure Astronomers Can Adapt

University of Arizona engineering students have completed the first comprehensive brightness study to characterize mega-constellation satellites cluttering the skies.