We were all making moves in Music Mixing + DJing as the students select some of their favorite songs to mash together.
Baskets of fun happening in Summer Spa! Some students start to make their baskets and decorations, while others start making their own lip gloss. So many great aromas fill the room, and the students are eager to pick the one that best suits them.
Students are asked about what might be considered a global issue and why. Instructors share the dynamics of other countries to provide more insight on the answers to this question, and students listen attentively and put up their talking cards as "speakers".
Without a shadow of a doubt, this activity gets the students' creative light shining as they draw, cut out, and put on their own puppet show.
Students in the Fencing Course this week learn proper foot stance, application of safety equipment, parry and attack techniques, and how to hold a foil. Students practice against one another in pairs, honing their skills while getting feedback from an instructor.
Students and instructors act out a scene they created about a shopkeeper and a mystery item. Each time they reset, the scene needs to be done faster and faster until they can only perform the whole skit in less than a minute.
Students in Hovercraft Physics time how fast their toy box cars can zip down their ramps on different surfaces, experimenting at the intersection of friction and gravity.
Students in the Commercial Illustration Course work on the fundamentals of Illustration. With their kit of colorful supplies, they're able to create their very own food brand poster. While learning the skills to color and impactful design, students make pins to represent something they believe in.
Students in the Bridge Engineering Weekend Workshop tour the Wheaton Campus bridges, taking notes on their structural components. Students then create small models out of spaghetti, Dots, toothpicks, and tape, using physics fundamentals and their imaginations. Once students complete their models, they test the structural integrity of their bridges, using small weights to see how much force their designs could withstand.
Brushes, and colors, and pictures, oh my! Students use their creative side while mixing together some vibrant colors to get creative on layers of paint.