ESP Biography

SHRAVAN VENKATESAN, JHU Freshman, Computer Science & Applied Math

Major: Computer Science, Applied Math

College/Employer: Johns Hopkins University

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Past Classes

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X12949: Origami 101 in Spark 2019 (Mar. 16 - 17, 2019)
Have you ever wanted to try origami? Now is your chance! We will be primarily folding relatively simple models, so no experience is necessary! Come find out how to fold a cup you can drink out of, a lotus from a napkin, and more!

X12951: Survival in Style: Making a Paracord Bracelet in Spark 2019 (Mar. 16 - 17, 2019)
Have you ever wondered whether you could make accessories that also functioned as survival tools? Of course you have! And now, you can! Paracord is a durable and lightweight nylon rope that was originally used in parachutes, but has since been used as a general purpose utility tool by much of the military as well as the general public. In this class, you will learn how to use this cord to make your own braided bracelet to wear, put on your bag, or just to carry with you. After all, you never know when it might become useful!

X12530: Origami Naval Shell in Splash 2018 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2018)
Do you enjoy origami? Come to Origami Naval Shell and learn how to fold Tomoko Fuse's model. None of the individual folds are complex, but precise folds are very helpful for collapsing the model.

X12563: Introduction to Taekwondo in Splash 2018 (Nov. 17 - 18, 2018)
Want to learn how to defend yourself in a fight? Want to impress your friends with all your fancy new kicks? Just need a way to get some exercise? Do none of these conditions apply to you? No matter the case, this is the class for you! This course will take you through the fundamentals of taekwondo, including basic stance work and posture, blocks, punches and kicks. We will also cover good practices to use when stretching before and after working your muscles, and how to build up endurance over time. We may also introduce a basic fighting form if time permits. NO PRIOR MARTIAL ARTS EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED!