Lieke van Son

Lieke van Son

PhD Student, Astronomy, Harvard
Lieke  van Son

Lieke is an astronomy graduate student at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. She studies the evolution of massive stars that end their lives as black holes. She has been very active in astronomy outreach during her undergraduate studies, organizing free public lectures, astronomy tours and developing a new exhibition for an astronomy visitors’ centre.  This is the 3rd year that she is serving on the ComSciCon flagship organizing committee, and her first year serving as the logistics committee chair.