ESP Biography


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College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2024

Picture of Swathi Senthil

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Past Classes

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P14181: Conspiracy Theories: The Fake from the Real in Splash 2020 (Nov. 14 - 15, 2020)
From the flat-earth theory to 9/11 being an inside job to Paul Pierce faking an injury during the 2008 NBA Finals, conspiracy theories on every scale run rampant in today's world. Many people universally roll their eyes to any and all of these theories, but then again, it's important to remember that they encourage a healthy skepticism about the world. After all, no one would ever think a sitting president could organize a robbery, but that's exactly what Watergate was. It always sounds unbelievable until it's proven true, but how do we separate the fake from the real when it comes to conspiracy theories? Take this class to find out.