The Department of Engineering and Physics hosted an eclipse-viewing event for the Abilene community on Monday. The eclipse, which reached 75% totality in Abilene, peaked at 1:03 p.m.
Lauren Franco is a senior convergence journalism major from Fort Worth.
My name is Lauren and I'm the Editor in Chief of the Optimist this year. I'm an avid fan of romantic comedies, the First Amendment and national parks. More than anything, I'm passionate about storytelling via photographs, and love getting to know the heart of people through my lens.
Sophomore nursing major from Carrollton, TX. Science major with an interest in multimedia. Barista, movie watcher, and avid baker. I have an emotional support dog named Lulu who is my sidekick in life.