Learning From Mistakes

I was beyond excited to finally have the class that was coveted by all MSEL'ers, Engineering. I was ready to have a class that...

Field Trips, Spoons, and Goats

MarinSEL engineering has been a fun learning experience so far. It is one of my favorite classes not just because we do not have...

The Real Reason to Come to School on Wednesdays and Fridays

As I am applying to MSEL, the only class that I knew anything about was a class called engineering with some teacher named Ms....

Engineering Experience

Starting this year, I viewed the class of MarinSEL Engineering as a mandatory class that was needed to graduate as a SEL student, and...

MSEL 2016 Class Video

MSEL 2016 Class Video Watch the students design and build their playhouses.

“I’m not doing THAT”

In all truthfulness, I was dreading Engineering class from the second I heard about it. A stubborn, scaredy cat ballerina with little to no...

The Beginning of the End

Let's start at the beginning. Before even being admitted into MSEL I was ready for Junior year. The thought of business plans and the...

Progression

Progression A lot of us entered this class with the assumption that we knew enough about engineering to get by. We couldn’t have been more...

Views

Views Junior year has certainly been a memorable one. We started at the bottom and now we’re here. The playhouse project was the highlight of...

Finishing Up the Year

With AP testing over, and finals week just around the corner, we find our Junior year of high school coming towards its end. While...

Just Keep Building, Just Keep Building

When I first held a drill, I thought to myself, great, I have no idea how to use this thing. I saw...

Heights and Spiders

Heights and Spiders Since I was about five years old, I have only feared one thing. Heights. Okay wait, spiders too, omg ew. Anyways, I've...

The Ups and Downs

The Ups and Downs At the beginning of the year, I didn't know what to expect to come out of the junior engineering class. Would...

This Class Brings us Together

This Class Brings us Together Ever since freshman year I have been excited about engineering class. When I first heard whispers about the class among...

The Tale of Andrew Pham

The Tale of Andrew Pham Hello. For some who don't know me, you're about to. And if you know me, you know what to expect...

Tool Time

Tool Time No matter what we choose to do with our lives, engineering will always be relevant. Even if we choose a profession that never...

Daily Nugget of Knowledge

Daily Nugget of Knowledge Fellow readers, thanks for tuning in for your Daily Nugget of Knowledge by your fan favorite Nich Barrolaza.  This class has...

The Castle

The Castle From the beginning my group had a very ambitious idea of what our final playhouse would look like. The group wanted to build...

This is what it is all about after all

This is what it is all about after all I was very very excited about this class from the very beginning. I had only ever...

Time to Nail it!

Time to Nail it! As we continue to build our playhouses, the amount of days left to finish them become more and more scarce. With...