Camp aims to introduce girls to careers in STEM fields and the women finding success working in them

STEPHANIE SALMONS/Tribune-Herald Kalepa Baybayan, ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s navigator in residence, discusses traditional navigation with a dozen students participating in the Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems’ STARS (STEM Aerospace Research Scholars) Program, a weeklong space and science summer camp for high school females, that kicked off Monday.

A dozen high school girls from throughout Hawaii are shooting for the STARS this summer.