GO-FAAR Program

GO-FAAR is a joint student program.

The GO-FAAR (Graduate Opportunities for Fisk Astronomy and Astrophysics Research) program is founded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), supporting undergraduate and graduate students through the Fisk-Vanderbilt Masters-to-PhD Bridge Program:


Mark Bryant (NOAO), was the first student at CTIO, he worked with Sean Points, callibrating the MCELS data in the Chilean summer 2010.

Other GO-FAAR students that have participated as interns at AURA centers -so far, January 2011- are:

Felipe Colazo (Gemini)
Thompson LeBlanc (STScI)
Erica Morgan (NSO)
Matthew Richardson (NSO)