Welcome to my blog, where I share thoughts on various topics that I have varying levels of expertise in. I started this blog because it was a requirement for MIT Massive (which also spurred me to make a personal website in the first place), so many of the posts are related to education. Now that the class is over, I’ve branched out a bit in terms of content matter. I’ve written some posts on:
You can also see snippets of my most recent posts below.
- MIT Grad Admissions Blog (3/22/2017) - MIT has a fairly well known undergraduate admissions blog. I think usually it’s just anxious high schoolers reading the posts, but some have garnered wider coverage and helped shape how the world views MIT. The graduate school wanted a blog to cover graduate admissions as well, so starting this year there is a grad admissions blog. … Continue reading "MIT Grad Admissions Blog"
- Debunking the Eco-Cooler (12/5/2016) - A few months ago, a video was forwarded to me about an air-conditioning unit being developed for developing countries which didn’t require electricity, dubbed the “Eco-Cooler.” It’s not clear to me exactly who or what is behind the idea: the “official” website gives little confidence that it is a serious project, and the videos, while … Continue reading "Debunking the Eco-Cooler"
- Rocket League Halloween Costumes (11/7/2016) - This Halloween my girlfriend Jaimie and I dressed up as Rocket League cars. She doesn’t play, but I was set on the costume and she wanted her costume to match mine: We made them ourselves, so ideally I would’ve thoroughly documented the process, but we were a bit rushed for time, since we just worked … Continue reading "Rocket League Halloween Costumes"