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Splash Fall 2019 is November 16-17, 2019!

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ESP Biography



CAITLIN HOGAN, Falconer, student, nerd




Major: Computer Science

College/Employer: Stanford

Year of Graduation: 2020

Picture of Caitlin Hogan

Brief Biographical Sketch:

Caitlin is a junior who still likes too many things. She is majoring in biomedical computation, and minoring in education. She also loves linguistics, creative writing, and robots. When she isn't fangirling over science, Caitlin is most likely running, coding, knitting, or making tea.



Past Classes

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B7343: Birds of Prey in Splash Fall 2019 (Nov. 16 - 17, 2019)
Do you think hawks, owls, eagles, or falcons are cool? Have you ever wondered what makes birds of prey unique? If so, come learn about birds of prey from a wildlife center volunteer and state-licensed falconer! We will talk about bird behavior, characteristics, and identification.


E7555: Intro to Airplane Design in Splash Fall 2019 (Nov. 16 - 17, 2019)
Have you ever wondered what goes into the design of a plane? Do you ever question why they need tails? In this class, we will learn about some of the physics behind airplane flight, design principles, and how engineers model and test different ideas.


B7310: Birds of Prey in Splash Spring 2019 (May. 04 - 05, 2019)
Do you think hawks, owls, eagles, or falcons are cool? Have you ever wondered what makes birds of prey unique? If so, come learn about birds of prey from a wildlife center volunteer and state-licensed falconer! We will talk about bird behavior, characteristics, and identification.


C6465: Introduction to Nanochemistry in Splash Spring 2018 (May. 05 - 06, 2018)
Have you ever thought about building tiny structures atom by atom? Nanochemistry is concerned with just that! We will be learning about the differences in molecular behavior on the nanoscale that make nanomaterials so unique and useful, as well as some cool recent applications of nanotechnology, such as nanobiosensors and quantum dot solar cells.


P6466: Sports and Recreation at Stanford in Splash Spring 2018 (May. 05 - 06, 2018)
Come learn about sports and recreation in college! Whether it's Varsity, club, intramural or just pick-up games, there's something for everyone. We will have a panel of 4-5 students share their experiences and take questions from you!


S6467: Political Science and International Relations at Stanford in Splash Spring 2018 (May. 05 - 06, 2018)
Are you interested in the latest diplomatic scandals? Do you love Model UN? Is Ruth Bader Ginsburg your hero? Learn about studying and engaging with political science and IR in college! We will have a panel of students ready to answer your questions.


C6058: Introduction to Nanochemistry in Splash Fall 2017 (Nov. 11 - 12, 2017)
Have you ever thought about building tiny structures atom by atom? Nanochemistry is concerned with just that! We will be learning about the differences in molecular behavior on the nanoscale that make nanomaterials so unique and useful, as well as some cool recent applications of nanotechnology, such as nanobiosensors and quantum dot solar cells.


C5598: Introduction to Nanochemistry in Splash Spring 2017 (Apr. 22 - 23, 2017)
Have you ever thought about building tiny structures atom by atom? Nanochemistry is concerned with just that! We will be learning about the differences in molecular behavior on the nanoscale that make nanomaterials so unique and useful, as well as some cool recent applications of nanotechnology, such as nanobiosensors and quantum dot solar cells.


C5429: Introduction to Nanochemistry in Splash Fall 2016 (Dec. 03 - 04, 2016)
Have you ever thought about building tiny structures atom by atom? Nanochemistry is concerned with just that! We will be learning about the differences in molecular behavior on the nanoscale that make nanomaterials so unique and useful, as well as some cool recent applications of nanotechnology, such as nanobiosensors and quantum dot solar cells.


L5441: A Day in the College Student's Life in Splash Fall 2016 (Dec. 03 - 04, 2016)
College life is very different from that of middle and high school; students have a lot more time and activities they can fill it with. Participate in a Q and A session with students who are doing everything from singing in a cappella groups and competing on varsity athletics teams to running healthcare hackathons!