Splash Biography

MARLENA HINKLE, Yale junior studying Environmental Engineering

Major: Environmental Engineering

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2021

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I am a junior is Saybrook college majoring in Environmental Engineering and Italian. I am passionate about solving water quality issues and Roman history.

Past Classes

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X4062: Aqueducts: Ancient Rome's Water System in Splash Fall 2019 (Nov. 16, 2019)
Ancient Rome is known for many things: its military, its emperors, its architecture. But none of this would have been possible without the aqueducts. Every city needs waters and Rome's innovative water system brought the empire to greatness. Come learn how aqueducts work, how they shaped Roman history and why they are important for studying modern water issues.