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Fashions change. The feeling remains the same.

In the university’s 156-year history, fashion has swung from women’s hoop skirts and men’s trousers to yoga pants and maroon sweatshirts. Technology went from the invention of efficient plows to smart phones, artificial intelligence, and virtual learning. What technology was cutting edge during your time on campus? Was it Tupperware or the push-button phone? Was it the Fitbit or a Wi-Fi controlled drone?

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