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choose wisely. choose Athena.

For nearly fifty years, the Athena Institute has remained faithful in its mission to expand the boundaries of the known universe and better the human race. State-of-the-art programming and rigorous training combined with a unique application process result in a generation of humanity's finest pilots, military leaders, and researchers devoted to excellence. Graduates remain highly esteemed and highly successful. 

The final test of this education finds itself in THE BRIGHT EYES PROJECT. 

Painstakingly created to challenge our students, this year-long final project revolutionizes the concept of teaching through experience. Aspiring-graduates will live out a carefully-simulated version of the life they can expect among the stars, ranging from mock assignments to curated emergencies.* This high-pressure experience offers a chance to apply training and take risks within the confines of Institute-controlled space, before they step out into the real world beyond. Successful graduates find themselves confident, prepared, and eager to face a future career, serving both the public and the Institute in our quest for higher learning. 

*While we strive to provide a safe learning environment for all our students, due to the strenuous nature of this test, student safety cannot be guaranteed. All students are required to complete additional custody forms and safety waivers before admission into the project.

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