“When Kathryn Sullivan, Dal grad and first woman to walk in space, came to lecture, three generations of my family went to listen. My two young boys (7 and 9) were inspired and impressed, as were their grandparents and my husband and I. This is the best of a university: exposing us to the work and dedication of smart people with a desire to understand our world—and beyond. My children came away with the idea that astronauts are brilliant people, no matter their gender. #DalProud”Sara D.