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Summer Research

Harvey Mudd College summer research includes studying ant behavior.

Inquiring Minds

Despite COVID-19 distancing restrictions, many Harvey Mudd students spent a portion of the summer examining fun and interesting projects alongside faculty members across every department of the College. Seeking to make it as interactive as possible, organizers planned weekly seminars, MicroWorkshops delivered via Zoom and a blog featuring students’ descriptions of their summer projects.

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Harvey Mudd Images

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Custom Zoom Backgrounds

Download an HMC-themed image to use as a background for your next Zoom meeting.

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Community Response to COVID-19

Prof. Weiqing Gu helps students understand COVID-10 data

Efforts address urgent needs

The Harvey Mudd community is mobilizing to help address urgent local, national and international needs arising from the COVID-19 crisis. From making face shields to studying the COVID-19 Open Research Dataset to offering expert advice, here are some of the efforts underway.

HMC community response information


Cover of summer 2020 Harvey Mudd College Magazine

Summer 2020 Issue

In addition to reading about the Class of 2020 and their capstone projects, get to know the new board of trustee chair (another alumnus!), celebrate Prof. Van Hecke's 50th year teaching and learn about novel metal alloys (Bassman lab). Along with other impressive news, we're introducing the first Ultimudd Gift Guide, a fun way to support some of our enterprising alumni.

Read the summer 2020 issue