ESP Biography

LAURA CUI, Friendly first year studying math and physics

Major: Physics

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2023

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Past Classes

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W13826: Origami Charms in Spark 2020 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2020)
Come learn to make your own keychains and jewelry charms out of paper! No origami experience required.

A13900: Introduction to Animation Drawing in Spark 2020 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2020)
Ever wondered how your favorite cartoons are created? Come learn about "cels", or celluloid sheets, and the process and techniques used in traditional hand-drawn animations. You'll also get the chance to make and keep your own cels.

X13901: Make Your Own Soap in Spark 2020 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2020)
Do you feel dissatisfied by those bland white bars you have at home? Ever wonder what the stuff is even made of? Come learn about soap and make your own, featuring bright colors and cool mix-ins!

A13711: Introduction to Wet Media in HSSP Spring 2020 (Feb. 29, 2020)
A gentle introduction to ink, acrylic, watercolors, and more! We will practice different techniques and create our own paintings and designs.

W13253: Science Bowl in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Come play high school Science Bowl and try to win for bragging rights and learn some awesome things about science! Know lots of science trivia, love hitting buzzers, or just want to try to answer questions ridiculously fast? This is the walk-in for you! You do not need to have familiarity/experience with this game to participate!

X13255: How to Make Friends in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Feeling overwhelmed when you step into a room of strangers? Want to open up to someone, but not sure how? Do you feel like human interaction is some sort of black box device??? (You're not alone...) We'll talk about the what/how/who/why of friends, and hopefully make some new ones while we're at it!

X13375: Flirting 101 in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Learn to flirt! We'll talk about tips and tricks to smoothly express interest in the person of your dreams. Channel your inner playfulness and have some fun with live demos, audience participation, and social psychology :)

W13591: Making Flowers Out of Socks in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Finally, a use for those way-too-small stockings with a hole in the knee! Come and learn how to turn your old nylons into some pretty neat flowers (clean nylon fabric will be provided).