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Jocelyn Dunn
PhD Candidate, Data Analytics for Health Monitoring 
For eight months, our crew of six was isolated from the rest of humanity in Mars-like terrain on Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii. We lived off the grid with limited supplies and delayed communications to simulate being millions of miles away from Earth.

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So many incredible memories were made this weekend! Thank you to everyone that helped make this Homecoming special. These are a couple of our favorite photos from the day, but be sure to check out our Facebook page for the whole gallery.
On Friday, the Boilermaker Night Train Parade, led by the ROTC color guard, snaked through campus with a variety of organizations, floats, bands and entertainers in tow.
We'd like to wish a happy 21st birthday to the Purdue Bell Tower! Now sporting a horizontal 21+ ID card, the bell tower was dedicated at Homecoming in 1995 and continues to stand tall today.

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