Summer Blog

Summer Blog

Wizard in Training

Guest blogger: Andrew Cawley (MESM 2017) To: Ian From: Andrew Subject: HELP! This was not the email I wanted to write for a lot of reasons (see: pride, violating rules of summer vacation, etc.) but ...
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Mexican Fishers

Fishers teaching fishers

  Guest blogger: Juan Carlos Villaseñor-Derbez (MESM 2017) I have no idea where I am headed. It’s been about an hour driving north on a narrow, green road and I am more distracted by the wild ...
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The beautiful waters of ISan Cristobal, where we were able to snorkel with Galapagos sharks, white tip reef sharks, sea turtles, and massive walls of fish.

Real World: Galapagos

Guest blogger: Vanessa Perkins (MESM 2016) Galapafamilia: (Noun) Group of five Bren students that lived and worked together for two months in Puerto Ayora, Galapagos, Ecuador. (Adjective) Colloquialism to describe unique situations resulting from five ...
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Sipping From the Firehose

Guest blogger: Andy Bilich Today is a particularly hectic day: 8:30-9:00 Working group call on battery storage and energy efficiency 9:00-10:00 Working group call on future renewable energy integration 10:00-10:15 Finalize infographic on electricity ramping ...
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Meanwhile in Texas…

Guest blogger: Sara-Katherine Coxon For having spent just over six weeks in Austin, TX, I’m doing a pretty good job at blending in with the locals. Tacos have become a regular breakfast. I have a ...