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New Jayhawk In Space

KU alumna Loral O'Hara is introduced as one of 12 new NASA astronaut recruits for 2017. O'Hara received her bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering from KU in 2005.

O'Hara was selected out of more than 18,000 candidates. Her most likely missions will be aboard the International Space Station.

(image: NASA) 

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