Tamara Gonzalez-Acevedo was born in Arecibo, Puerto Rico and raised in Lares. Tamara participated as a pre-college research student in the Arecibo Observatory Space Academy where she worked on multiple projects such as: "The Arecibo Observatory Waste Management," "BANA Space Settlement 2.0," and "Joy de Vivre: A Story about BANA Space Settlement." Currently, she is pursuing a Bachelors in Theoretical Physics at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez where she developed and organized the First Astronomical Observation Night. Her desire to share her love of the Cosmos has led her to volunteer for various educational activities in her community. Her dream is to become an Astrophysicist, work at a space agency and bring more space programs to Puerto Rico.
Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:
Solar Eclipse 2017 University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez - Coliseo Rafael A. Mangual
STEM fair at Lares Plaza de la Revolución en Lares
Solar Eclipse 2017 Lares, Puerto Rico High Schools
Planetarium Open House and Observation Night! University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez