ESP Biography



EMILY CARAGAY, ESP Teacher




Major: 6-3

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Past Classes

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X14377: Things You Should Know About Life in Splash 2020 (Nov. 14 - 15, 2020)
There are things you should know about life. They won't teach you this stuff in school. Things like retirement and how to make your friends' parents like you. Featuring a Q&A at the end.


X14392: n classes in 5n minutes in Splash 2020 (Nov. 14 - 15, 2020)
Do you ever feel like there aren't enough time blocks at Splash to take classes? Wish you could learn more about *everything*? We'll be teaching you about 10 different topics, with 5 minutes for each! We don't know exactly what we'll teach yet (maybe we'll take suggestions from you all?) Perhaps we'll talk about Scrabble, meme-y music, gymnastics, mental math, firespinning, and much, much more :D


X13916: How to Run a Spark! in Spark 2020 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2020)
Ever thought about what happens behind-the-scenes when you sign up for Spark classes? Or how all of our teachers and classes fit into MIT's classrooms? Spark takes months to plan, and for good reason. Come learn how we make Spark happen every year!


M13946: Induction: "The last guy said it, so it must be true!" in Spark 2020 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2020)
For those of you who have never heard of induction, this is the class for you! Learn about a math technique used in all sorts of proofs, from proving that the last domino will fall if you push over the first one to proving (incorrectly) that all horses are the same color.


X13950: Things You Should Know About Life in Spark 2020 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2020)
There are things you should know about life. They won't teach you this stuff in school. Things like how to make your friends' parents like you. Featuring a Q&A at the end.


Z13574: You: “the perfect voting system doesn’t exi-“ in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
People complain about the electoral college and about other systems of voting. But can there ever truly be a perfect system? We will use formal logic (in a proof!) to prove this definitively one way or the other.


Z13578: Who Gets What and Why in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Ever wondered what connects organ donations, dating, and you getting into this Splash class? In this class we'll talk about how markets work, why they fail, and how we can design better ones. Markets are more than just moving money around!


X13621: Things You Should Know About Life in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
There are things you should know about life. They won't teach you this stuff in school. Things like retirement and how to make your friends' parents like you. Featuring a Q&A at the end.


X12779: How to Run a Spark! in Spark 2019 (Mar. 16 - 17, 2019)
Ever thought about what happens behind-the-scenes when you sign up for Spark classes? Or how all of our teachers and classes fit into MIT's classrooms? Spark takes months to plan, and for good reason. Come learn how we make Spark happen every year!


Z12958: Gerrymandering in Spark 2019 (Mar. 16 - 17, 2019)
Gerrymandering is an important, complex issue in understanding today's political climate. Come learn more about what this funky word means, and how it impacts everything from national elections to our daily lives.


Z13005: Introduction to the Midwest in Spark 2019 (Mar. 16 - 17, 2019)
Come experience a one hour crash course on the American Midwest. Have you ever wondered what areas makeup the Midwest? What differences there are in regional slang? How the history of the region has affected its modern self? Then come experience a part of the US other than the northeast.


X12526: Basic Gymnastics Things in Splash 2018 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2018)
Wanna learn some basic gymnastics things? I'll teach you them! Probably like handstands, cartwheels, and forward rolls. Will be a nice break from sitting in a classroom! Also, if you have more gymnastics experience feel free to come, I can teach/work with higher level skills too!