Washburn University Takes Topekans To New Heights

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)__ A special guest took attendees to infinity and beyond Saturday evening at Washburn University.

Steve Hawley, a former NASA Astronaut paid the college campus a visit inside Stoffer Science Hall.

Hawley was a part of the Ad Astra Kansas Day Space Flight. Attendees enjoyed flight demos, star gazing, telescope displays and space ice cream.

The event was sponsored by the Washburn University Department of Physics and Astronomy.