ESP Biography



ASHLEY WHEELER, MIT Senior in Environmental Engineering




Major: 1E

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2015

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Hi! I am a senior at MIT studying Environmental Engineering with a minor in Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences. I am wicked excited to teach Splash this year!



Past Classes

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Build a Bridge in Splash 2014 (Nov. 22 - 23, 2014)
Learn about bridge design from some of MIT’s Civil Engineering students, then put your knowledge to the test in a competition to build the strongest bridge. We’ll provide materials and feedback on your designs, and at the end of the class, we’ll see which bridge can hold the most weight.


Dip Into the Charles in Splash 2014 (Nov. 22 - 23, 2014)
Learn more about the measures used to determine water quality in the Charles river and other bodies of water. Then take a trip outside to the river to perform some simple tests yourself. (Make sure to bring warm clothes!)