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December 01, 2016


Celeste Keith
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Major:  Astrophysics
Minor:  Mathematics

Celeste Keith is this week’s #WSGCStudentSpotlight! She is a junior at the University of Wisconsin - Madison, majoring in Astrophysics and minoring in Mathematics. This week’s awardee is a recipient of the 2016 Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium Undergraduate Scholarship.

Celeste currently works at the UW - Madison Observational Cosmology Lab. Her interests are in the theory of Black holes and Dark Matter phenomena. As a child, Celeste’s parents introduced her to the wonders of space through telescope observation which sparked her interests in pursuing an Astrophysics degree. Along with obtaining a PhD in either Physics or Astrophysics, she plans to continue research in the space sciences.

Congratulations Celeste, and good luck!

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