ESP Biography



YAJUSHI MATTEGUNTA, ESP Teacher




Major: EECS

College/Employer: UC Berkeley

Year of Graduation: 2020

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Past Classes

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Thinking On Your Feet: Public Speaking in Splash Spring 19
Have stage fright? Or simply want to brush up one your speaking skills? Either way, this course will teach you the basics of thinking on your feet in a public speaking setting. We will go over what attributes make great speakers great, and then do hands on speaking activities and mini speeches that will help us pinpoint what our strong and weak points are. We'll learn fluency, hand gestures, charisma, etc as well as ways to keep practicing these skills beyond this class.


Public Speaking: Thinking On Your Feet in Splash Fall 18
I aim to teach how to speak on your feet and think off the cuff in a fluid, cohesive manner. We will go over audience engagement, facial expressions, and hand gestures. We'll learn what sets apart good speaking, and what steps we can take to achieve our best version of public speaking. Of course, we'll be doing hands-on activities- get ready to try some techniques out!


Data Structures in Splash Fall 18
We will learn conceptually about basic data structures: arrays, heaps, trees, linked lists, sets, and dictionaries. We'll explore why they're so important, how they apply to daily life, as well as hands-on activities.