Category: Creek Monster

My Experience with The Spring 2020 Waller Creek Project

by Katherine Deegan At the beginning of this semester, I wasn’t sure what to expect when I registered for the Waller Creek Earth Day Project Class. I was hoping for the opportunity to get involved with a unique project that… Continue Reading My Experience with The Spring 2020 Waller Creek Project

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Waller Creek Gave Me A Sign

When I first started this class, I didn’t know what to expect. I had a basic idea of the kind of work I’d be doing since I had previously taken J.E.’s escape room fabrication class, but I still didn’t quite… Continue Reading Waller Creek Gave Me A Sign

The Impact of the Waller Creek Project

I had the good fortune of stumbling across the Waller Creek Project over the course of Spring 2020 registration. I am an AET student focusing on music and sound, but it was a bit difficult to find music related courses… Continue Reading The Impact of the Waller Creek Project

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The Sounds of Waller Creek

Hi my name’s Taylor Wood and I’m a sophomore Arts and Entertainment Technologies major. I am also a part of the sound/mental wellness team of the Waller Creek project. This project has helped me so much to develop my skills… Continue Reading The Sounds of Waller Creek

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Waller Creek Mid-Project Experience

Hello! My name is Andrea Pantoja, and I’m a first year Biochemistry major who has the honor to be a part of the Waller Creek Earth Day project. Special thanks to Stuart Reichler for getting me involved! The Social Engagement… Continue Reading Waller Creek Mid-Project Experience

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Singing in the Dark Times – Giving the Creek a Voice Amidst Pandemic

“In the dark timesWill there also be singing?Yes, there will also be singing.About the dark times.” – Bertolt Brecht, Motto. With the world grinding to a standstill as a result of the COVID-19 virus, we as a collective turn once… Continue Reading Singing in the Dark Times – Giving the Creek a Voice Amidst Pandemic

100 Year Flood and Pandemic

Goals for the project With the Earth Day project our intention throughout the process has been to bring our community together to celebrate the living world. We are doing this by sharing stories that highlight UT researchers and their work… Continue Reading 100 Year Flood and Pandemic

Designing the Creek Monster

I was brought into the Creek Monster project with its version last year already established. As a member of the social engagement team, my duty lies within the realm of creating and distributing collateral to get the word out there.… Continue Reading Designing the Creek Monster

Sweep the Monster off of its..Steel Feet

With our steel structure close to being done, my team and I needed to start thinking about ways to make the other teams’ lives and job more easier, along with an easy assembly of the structure during set up. The… Continue Reading Sweep the Monster off of its..Steel Feet

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3 Students vs. 1 Steel Monster

This journey was a test to my abilities and creation of new ones. I came in with some sculpture experience and set design skills but I had never worked with steel before. First thing we did was come up with… Continue Reading 3 Students vs. 1 Steel Monster

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