Laura Vican Haney is a PhD student in the Physics and Astronomy Department at UCLA. Her research focuses on the evolution of planetary systems around stars other than our Sun. She is also very active in astronomy K-12 outreach. She was the outreach coordinator for the Astronomy Live! graduate outreach group at UCLA for 2 years. She is also working on her Single Subject Secondary Teaching Credential by taking courses in the Education Department. She hopes to pursue a career in physics and astronomy outreach and education at any level.