ESP Biography



GRACE CAI, ESP Teacher




Major: 6-3

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2023

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Past Classes

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W13767: Liquid Nitrogen (LN2) Ice Cream in Spark 2020 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2020)
Want to watch some cool chemistry and eat some cool liquid? Come join us for a delicious treat!!!


C13898: How to Be a Turing Machine in Spark 2020 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2020)
Ever wanted to be a Turing machine? First, you’ll learn about the theory behind Turing machines. Then, you can take part in a live demo where you can be a part of a Turing machine!


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!


W13917: Not Ruby Red Appreciation in Spark 2020 (Mar. 14 - 15, 2020)
Come marvel at all juice that is not ruby red.


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.


X13240: relating games in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
we have icebreakers that aren't corny and team-building exercises that don't suck. authentic relating games is the fancy phrase, but we just like to think of it as games. stare into each others eyes! talk about your feelings! experience deeper connections! play some games with us and get to know your classmates.


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!


E13348: Learn Surface-Mount Soldering in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Learn how to hand solder surface-mount components! Practice soldering components ranging from about the size of a grain of rice to much smaller than a grain of rice. (Component sizes will be 1206 to 0402 for those who know what this means; if not, come and learn about surface-mount component packages!) At the end, you'll have a working circuit that lights up some lights!


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 :)


W13680: Not Ruby Red Appreciation in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
ESP loves to drink juice. Come learn to appreciate the best juice: not Ocean Spray Ruby Red!


W13693: Intro To Soldering in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
Come and learn basic through-hole soldering at this walk-in activity! Circuit boards will be provided.