Jared Young is a faculty member in Truman’s Communication Department. He also coordinates Truman’s summer academies and institutes. He hopes to one day be able to pursue his passion of making terrible dad jokes full-time.
Emily Nicholson is a sophomore at Truman State University. She enjoys playing water polo and baking cupcakes.
Nicole Fiore is a senior Biology major at Truman, and is originally from St. Peters, Missouri. She is our resident graphic design goddess at the Planetarium.
Colby Cook is a sophomore Political Science major at Truman State University. At the last Planetarium staff meeting, he was voted most likely to default to Kansas.
Veronica Cheney is a sophomore at Truman State University, originally from Arnold, Missouri. She is involved at the Lutheran Campus Center and enjoys following the Cardinals.
Kelly Kochanski is a senior Exercise Science major at Truman State University. She served as the student representative to the Board of Governors for several years and is currently the president of Delta Phi Epsilon. She likes the swings, but the slide is probably her favorite.
Elisabeth Blotevogel is a junior Physics major at Truman, originally from Jefferson City, Missouri. Her favorite part of working at the Planetarium is getting to explore the universe. She hopes to one day be as cool as Joe Biden.
“Across the sea of Space, the stars are other suns.” – Carl Sagan