Splash Biography

FAYE ELGART, Applied & Engineering Physics '16

Major: Applied & Engineering Physics

College/Employer: Cornell

Year of Graduation: 2016

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I'm a Cornell junior studying Applied and Engineering Physics. I'm involved with the Cornell Nanosatellite Project Team, the engineering co-op program, physics undergraduate TAing, and the Cornell Women's Rugby Football Club.

I'm interested in quantum gravity, relativity, space, birds, life, the universe, and everything.

Past Classes

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?50: Makeup for Everybody: A Physicist's Practical and Philosophical Guide in Splash Spring 2015 (Apr. 18, 2015)
Makeup gets a weird and bad rep in our society. From the outside it can seem confusing or ostracizing, inaccessible and maybe anti-feminist. I'm here to tell you how and why it isn't. Makeup can be an art-form, a method of self-expression, a confidence-booster, and a way to highlight the things you love about yourself, no matter who you are. We'll talk techniques, color theory and undertones, tools, products and budgets, and basically how to make you look and feel awesome. This is a non-judgemental, body-positive class that's open to all genders/sexes. PS. The physicist is me