Splash Biography


Major: Not available.

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2020

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Past Classes

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C3498: Media & Mindfulness in Sprout Spring 19 (Feb. 16 - Mar. 02, 2019)
The first class in this workshop will cover some important questions: what is stress? what is mindfulness? how can mindfulness be used as a tool to overcome stress? In the two follow-up classes, we will explore specifically how smartphones and social media are changing the way we think and making it more important than ever that we carve out space in our days to reflect, relax, and pay attention to the world around us. Through group discussion, fun exercises, and meditation, we will provide some helpful tools and tricks that you can all use to become more mindful digital citizens. Please join us if you are interested in learning more about the mind and media; this class if perfect for anyone looking to reduce stress, improve emotional well-being, and practice living in the present!

X3086: De-Stress through Mindfulness in Splash Spring 18 (Apr. 07, 2018)
This course introduces the practice of using mindfulness to work through stress. Mindfulness is paying attention in a particular way, and students will be shown how utilize this process in the reduction of their stress as well as throughout their lives.

X2226: Mindfulness and Stress Tolerance in Splash Fall 16 (Nov. 05, 2016)
Learn to identify and better manage stress through mindfulness, a simple way of thinking that anyone can do.