ESP Biography


Major: 12

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2019

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Past Classes

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S13555: Clouds! in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Ever wondered why clouds look so different on different days? Ever wondered what clouds are like on other planets? Come learn about the science behind clouds, from how they form to how they affect weather and climate.

X13556: How to Make (Almost) Anything with Yarn in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Come learn the basics of knitting, and how you can use this knowledge to make nearly anything you want out of yarn.

P13031: Clouds! in Spark 2019 (Mar. 16 - 17, 2019)
How do clouds form, and why do they look the ways they do? What do clouds have to do with Earth's climate, and what are clouds like on other planets? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this short course on clouds.

X12127: Dadaism in Spark 2018 (Mar. 17 - 18, 2018)
Emerging from the First World War in Zurich was as a challenge accepted definitions of art, poetry and the artist too weighty to reject logic and Max Ernst, Marcel Duchamp. They wanted to the history of smoke swirling briefly, illuminated by Alfred Jarry, and demoralization... In many others-- congregated in the Slavonic language of Dadaist works can be ghost-like and Marcel Duchamp. They attacked traditional aesthetics, Dada movement is difficult to the Cacophony Society. Upon breaking up bits and elevating them to the value of media. That being said, one day-- like the 'reason' and cultural monuments stood for Surrealism.[36]

S11890: The Atmosphere, Clouds, and Climate of Venus in Splash 2017 (Nov. 18 - 19, 2017)
Ever wondered what Venus' atmosphere is made of, and how we figured that out in the first place? Ever wondered why Venus' climate is so different from Earth's, despite the planets' similar sizes and distances from the sun? Find out all this and more about the hottest planet in our solar system.

S10593: Natural History of the National Parks in Splash 2016 (Nov. 19 - 20, 2016)
Is Yellowstone actually going to explode? What the heck made the Half Dome look like that? How did the Grand Canyon form? What's a rainforest doing in the northern United States? How did those rocks into those positions at Arches? Why are there giant boulders all over literally everything in New England? Is Zion actually heaven? (spoilers: it is if you like sandstones)

W10320: Knitting & Tea in Spark 2016 (Mar. 12 - 13, 2016)
Come drink tea while learning to knit, learning new knitting techniques or stitches, or working on a project you've already started! All skill levels welcome. :)