Technion Program for Excellence

Ariel Westfried / Mathematics, Physics

About myself: I was born in 1998 and grew up in Netanya. I graduated high school in 2016; majoring in physics and computer science. I also learned to play the cello for 10 years at the local music school graduating also in 2016. After graduating I worked as a guide at the local planetarium and also taught after school astronomy classes. For the past 2 years I volunteer at the Israel Astronomy Association.

Hobbies and other activities: Video games, reading, listening to music, playing the cello and astronomy.

When did you start the program?: Winter 2019.