WOW. Thanks for taking the time to collate the information Ryan.
I Got windows subsystem for Linux working just fine. Very much appreciated.
Although it is quite similar to what's on the lab computers, I think I'd still feel more
comfortable RDP-ing into a computer on campus, especially for the upcoming project. So I'll
await further instructions.
Windows Sub-system for Linux is really good (Trust me) and other cool ways to linux from home (all 5)