ESP Biography


Major: Physics

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2017

Picture of Rodolfo Garcia

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Past Classes

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H9690: TBOLAT: Let's learn to speak together! in Splash 2015 (Nov. 21 - 22, 2015)
Are you scared of public speaking? Does the idea of expressing even one miniscule opinion terrify you? Well some people would say that exposure therapy is for you! Come join me in welcoming the bucket of love and tenderness as we give spontaneous 1 minute speeches on anything!

S9849: Why Physics? in Splash 2015 (Nov. 21 - 22, 2015)
What kind of concepts out there are physicists interested in? There are a lot of recurring themes in physics, stuff that pops up in places you wouldn't expect it to. There's kind of a oneness to it all... (kind of). This isn't why you should study physics, this is the physics of the why.

P9439: Let's Fight Gravity! in Spark 2015 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2015)
What is gravity? Why's it important? What role does it play? Turns out our existence is just one big fight against gravity, learn how in this class!

H8461: Learning to Appreciate Art in HSSP Summer 2014 (Jul. 06, 2014)
Have you ever seen one of those paintings that just looks like the artist splattered some stuff and called it a day? Or maybe even Warhol's paintings that are literally just Campbell's Soup Cans. Do you get bored looking after Renaissance painting after Renaissance painting? Why are these all THE COOLEST PAINTINGS EVER?! Come find out as we travel through the history of art to gain an appreciation for paintings and techniques through their context and content.

Z7554: Politics Is Cool (And So Can You!) in Splash! 2013 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2013)
You might think of politics as a bunch of old men making arbitrary rules. And you're right! ...To a point. American politics is actually the craziest dog-eat-dog world out there, and the closest we can get to legal gladiatorial matches in America. Come take this class and learn about our crazy political system: did you know a guy urinated in a chamberpot so he wouldn't stop speaking? Welcome to American politics!