Splash Biography



REBECCA REALS, Engineer excited to share her knowledge




Major: Not available.

College/Employer: Not available.

Year of Graduation: 2021

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I'm Becky, and I'm a 5th year Bioengineering major with a concentration in Cell & Tissue Engineering and a minor in Mathematics. In my time at Northeastern University, I've had a blast building robots, assembling circuits, splitting cells, and executing experiments. Outside of school, I enjoy spending time with my family, watching football games on TV, and playing video games with my friends!



Past Classes

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E617: Basics of Biomedical Engineering in Rainstorm Spring 2021 (May. 15 - 16, 2021)
Are you fascinated by stories of scientists growing new organs or building robotic limbs? Have you fantasized about curing deadly diseases or preventing injuries before they happen? If any of these statements sound familiar, Basics of Biomedical Engineering is for you. Learn what biomedical engineering is all about, explore some of the exciting subfields (such as medical devices & implants, biomechanics & mechanobiology, image analysis & signal processing, and cell & tissue engineering) through real life examples, and implement these innovative concepts yourself by coming up with your own approach to solving an engineering challenge. This class is a surface level introduction to the field of biomedical engineering, geared towards students who are interested in learning more but aren't ready for a deep dive into a specific area.


E475: Think like an Engineer in Rainstorm Fall 2020 (Dec. 05 - 06, 2020)
Engineering doesn't have to be intimidating! In this class you'll learn how engineers turn an abstract idea into a real life product. Explore the engineering design process, discuss engineering ethics, and uncover famous engineering failures. Finally, experience the excitement for yourself and put your newfound knowledge to the test as you develop a plan of your own to solve a difficult dilemma.


E48: Think like an Engineer in Rainstorm Spring 2020 (May. 30 - 31, 2020)
Engineering doesn't have to be intimidating! In this class you'll learn how engineers turn an abstract idea into a real life product. Explore the engineering design process, discuss engineering ethics, and uncover famous engineering failures. Finally, experience the excitement for yourself and put your newfound knowledge to the test as you develop a plan of your own to solve a difficult dilemma.