ESP Biography



HELEN READ, MIT Freshman trying to figure out a major




Major: Mechanical Engineering

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2020

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Past Classes

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How to make your own writing system! in Spark 2018 (Mar. 17 - 18, 2018)
If you've ever wanted to create a secret code that only you and your friends can read? Do you want to make a fancy script for your fantasy world? Do you just like writing systems? In this one hour class, we'll discuss the different writing systems of the world before delving into making a unique way of writing English! (or another language or conlang if that applies)


How to make your own language in Splash 2017 (Nov. 18 - 19, 2017)
Learn how to construct your own personal language, from phonetics to grammar! A basic intro to IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) will be included, as well as how to get started, and good features to include, as well as ways to avoid a copy of English or a "kitchen sink" conlang.


How to make your own writing system! in Splash 2017 (Nov. 18 - 19, 2017)
If you've ever wanted to create a secret code that only you and your friends can read? Do you want to make a fancy script for your fantasy world? Do you just like writing systems? In this one hour class, we'll discuss the different writing systems of the world before delving into making a unique way of writing English! (or another language or conlang if that applies)


How to make your own writing system! in Spark 2017 (Mar. 11 - 12, 2017)
If you've ever wanted to create a secret code that only you and your friends can read? Do you want to make a fancy script for your fantasy world? Do you just like writing systems? In this one hour class, we'll discuss the different writing systems of the world before delving into making a unique way of writing English! (or another language or conlang if that applies)


How to make your own language in Splash 2016 (Nov. 19 - 20, 2016)
Learn how to construct your own personal language, from phonetics to grammar! A basic intro to IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) will be included, as well as how to get started, and good features to include, as well as ways to avoid a copy of English or a "kitchen sink" conlang.


Hamiltunes and Hors d'oeuvres in Splash 2016 (Nov. 19 - 20, 2016)
Like singing along to Hamilton? Like snacks? Come join us while we talk less, sing more, and munch on hors d'oeuvres non-stop.