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Vaishnavi Dornadula: Baskin The GloryVaishnavi Dornadula: Baskin The Glory

Vaishnavi Dornadula (College Nine '21, robotics engineering) played an instrumental role in launching Baskin Day, which has turned into a popular campus tradition.

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