Duhawk Digest | Beth Mund (’96) Talks Life on “Mars”

Beth Mund (’96) shares her experience as an analog astronaut and what it was like to spend one month in a volcano in Hawaii while simulating a Mars mission. She also reflects on her experience at Loras and how it played a critical role in preparing her for her career focused on space. She also hints at breaking news as a new experience looms on the horizon.

Follow Beth’s experiences at her website, bethmund.com, including her great podcast, Casual Space with Beth Mund.

You can also listne to Beth’s conversation on the LWLA podcast from Febraury 2020.

About Loras College
Founded in 1839, Loras College leverages its historic roots as Iowa’s first college, the second oldest Catholic college west of the Mississippi River and one of the nation’s 10 diocesan colleges to deliver challenging, life-changing experiences as part of its residential, Catholic setting. In 2020, Loras was ranked the 16th Best Regional College in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report and one of America’s Top 200 Most Loved Colleges/Universities by Forbes Magazine for the fourth consecutive year. Loras students ranked No. 2 in the world as part of the global Peeptrade Investment Challenge while a second group ranked No. 4. For the 12th consecutive year, Loras Media Studies student-led television station (LCTV) was named the TV Station of the Year by the Iowa College Media Association (ICMA).