ESP Biography

ADRIANA JACOBSEN, MIT senior studying Urban Planning

Major: 11

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2020

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Hi! I'm Adriana, a senior and first-year master's student in the urban planning department studying public transportation and housing. I'm also a rock climbing coach at Brooklyn Boulders for kids aged 10-18 and love to teach. For fun, I like rock climbing, biking, baking, and playing guitar.

Past Classes

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C13377: Learn to Make Maps! in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Come learn how to use QGIS software to make interesting, colorful, and informative maps! We will learn how to download and display data, how to create your own data layers to make your maps unique and personalized, and what components are needed for a clear, readable map. No previous experience with QGIS necessary--just an interest in maps or data visualization!

C12869: Learn to Make Maps! in Spark 2019 (Mar. 16 - 17, 2019)
Want to learn how to make interesting, informative, or just plain funny maps? Come learn how using ArcGIS software! We'll use a variety of datasets to create different maps that students can print out and take home.

H12999: Writing Workshop: The Personal Essay in Spark 2019 (Mar. 16 - 17, 2019)
Ever had an experience you can't quite get out of your head, or a feeling that you just can't shake? In this class, we'll explore why our moments and memories matter, and how we can communicate that meaning to others. Through writing!