Splash Biography



KATIE WILLETT, UC Berkeley Student Tech DeCal Instructors




Major: Political Economy and Spanish

College/Employer: UC Berkeley

Year of Graduation: 2020

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Chanan Walia and Katie Willett are both sophomores at UC Berkeley and co-facilitate a DeCal on campus, "Tech Time: Revamping Your Life With Technology". Chanan is majoring in Computer Science, and Katie is majoring in Political Economy and minoring in Spanish Language and Literature.

Katie and Chanan have two very contrasting backgrounds and skill levels in the field of technology.This allows for a dynamic perspective to be incorporated into the course curriculum, which they are both becoming increasingly passionate about. They aim to provide a unique learning atmosphere to educate people on how to maximize usage of technology in a variety of aspects of life.



Past Classes

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X370: Revamping Your Life With Technology in Splash Fall 18 (Nov. 04, 2018)
Come check out all the super rad ways you can make your life more efficient with technology! Our two student teachers currently co-faciitate a course about technology at UC Berkeley and want to share their favorite tech life hacks with high school students. They will introduce a variety of tools, apps, resources, and more that involve tech and can improve your day-to-day lives and increase productivity. (Fruit snacks may or may not be thrown at students).


X349: Tech Time: Revamping Your Life with Technology in Splash Spring 18 (Mar. 04, 2018)
This class is a modified version of a course taught on the Berkeley campus that teaches students how to optimize their time with tech! Essentially this class will teach students how to use technology to be more productive and will introduce a bunch of helpful life hacks!


X291: Revamping Your Life With Technology in Splash Fall 17 (Nov. 04, 2017)
Come check out all the super rad ways you can make your life more efficient with technology! Our two student teachers currently co-faciitate a course about technology at UC Berkeley and want to share their favorite tech life hacks with high school students. They will introduce a variety of tools, apps, resources, and more that involve tech and can improve your day-to-day lives and increase productivity. (Fruit snacks may or may not be thrown at students).