ESP Biography


Major: 6

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2016

Picture of Nicole Glabinski

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Past Classes

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H10128: American Suburbia in Splash 2015 (Nov. 21 - 22, 2015)
For decades, suburbia has been an integral part of the American dream. How did this form of living come to be? We'll cover the origins and proliferation of suburbs in the 19th and 20th centuries.

E8342: Introduction to Electronics in Spark 2014 (Mar. 15 - 16, 2014)
This course will be an introduction to the practice and theory of electronics. We'll build circuits to make LEDs light up and delve into the science of how it all works. Then, we'll take it to the next level by using Arduinos to build the same circuit and learn about microcontrollers.

C7875: How Computers Work: Voltages and Transistors in Splash! 2013 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2013)
You might know that computers run on 1s and 0s, but how in the world does that actually work? In this class, we'll talk about how computers work at their lowest level. We'll cover how voltages can represent 1s and 0s and how processors use transistors and CMOS circuits to perform basic logic expressions. If we have time, we'll also talk a little bit about the higher levels of computer architecture and how all those binary numbers allow computers to do all the complex tasks we're familiar with.

X7876: Introduction to Rope Dart in Splash! 2013 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2013)
<a href="">Rope dart</a> is a spinning arts prop based on Chinese martial arts, consisting of a weight on a long rope. Today, rope dart can range in style from <a href="">traditional</a> to <a href="">performance art</a> almost like dance. In this class, you'll learn a variety of basic rope dart tricks, like elbow shots, kicks, and empty knots.

M7263: Calculus is Fun! in HSSP Summer 2013 (Jul. 07, 2013)
This course is a fun introduction to calculus for students with basic algebra experience. Learn about the mathematics of change used every day by mathematicians and scientists!

X7098: Learn to Figure Skate in your Socks! in Spark! 2013 (Mar. 16, 2013)
Learn the fundamentals of figure skating while staying on solid ground! We'll talk about proper techniques for things like crossovers, 3-turns, spirals, and more.

A7195: Spark Concert Choir in Spark! 2013 (Mar. 16, 2013)
Do you like to sing? Want to learn more about singing? We'll do some fun rounds and fugues, some folk song call-and-response, and then we'll try out a famous classical choral piece.