John also let the interns have some of the chicken he was grilling.
It was a healthier cookout than normal-Zihao brought a massive watermelon that Niels and Madi cut with a plastic knife and Madi brought a box of grapes. I think someone substituted the planned veggie tray with fudgsicles and ice cream, though (NOT complaining).
For most of the day, I struggled to calibrate the h alpha images. My self-proclaimed hippie friend, Lydia, came to my rescue and told me to check for jet streams first before worrying too much about image reduction.
Zihao made a beautiful portrait of me on the whiteboard. It's a very accurate depiction, too:
|Emily, by Zihao|