Splash Biography

OLIVIA COLOMBO, BC sophomore studying Environmental Geoscience

Major: Geoscience & Theology

College/Employer: BC

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Olivia is a sophomore in MCAS, with a double major in environmental geoscience and theology with a minor in journalism. She grew up around Cape Cod, and in the summer she teaches marine science at Duxbury Bay Maritime School.
In high school she worked for Dr. Jane Goodall's U.S. Youth Leadership Council, and traveled the country to speak about environmental issues. She has a provisional patent on renewable energy technology, and has won international environmental awards. In her free time she loves running, boating, and paddleboarding.

Past Classes

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S1892: Intro to Marine Science: How The Ocean Moves & Ocean Pollution in BC Splash Fall 2019 (Nov. 03, 2019)
Interested in learning how our ocean moves? Or how plastic pollution moves about? In this blend of chemistry, physics, and marine biology, we'll keep a lab notebook and learn through doing labs. We'll analyze plastic types from the ocean, simulate ocean currents in a tank, and do water quality tests. Join marine science teacher Olivia in learning all about the ocean!

A1899: Party Dancing 101 in BC Splash Fall 2019 (Nov. 03, 2019)
Come to learn how to do different line dances including: the cupid shuffle, the church clap, and the biker shuffle! Previous experience in dance or line dancing not required. Come for a great time and some groovy moves!