Category: "Alumni"

Harvey Mudd College Recipients of 2022 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

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Two Harvey Mudd College seniors—Madelyn Anderson and Daniel Yang— and six recent graduates have been granted the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF GRF). In addition, one senior, Celine Wang, and four alumni were awarded honorable mentions, a significant academic achievement. Wang, a chemistry major, researches the chemistry of life processes. The NSF GRF […]

Harvey Mudd Alumni Association Announces 2022 Outstanding Alumni

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The Harvey Mudd College Alumni Association Board of Governors has announced the recipients of the 2022 Outstanding Alumni Award, which recognizes impact on the College as well as service to society. Given from alumni to alumni, the award recognizes individuals who have made a sustained and effective commitment to improving society and who best exemplify […]

Harvey Mudd College Alumna Priya Donti Named an MIT Technology Review 2021 Innovator Under 35

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Priya Donti ’15 is making good on her promise to address global warming and the energy crisis. She began working toward this goal during her time at Harvey Mudd College, when she served as co-president of the student environmental club, volunteered with community service organizations and developed educational games in partnership with middle school teachers. […]

Alumni Association Names 2021 Honorary Alumni

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The Harvey Mudd College Alumni Association Board of Governors (AABOG) voted to bestow Honorary Alumni status upon four individuals. Honorary Alumni are chosen for being a longstanding friend of the College, its students and alumni and for having contributed significantly to their betterment. Anthony Bright joined the Department of Engineering at Harvey Mudd in 1986. […]

Harvey Mudd Alumni Association Announces 2021 Outstanding Alumni

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As part of its annual awards, the Harvey Mudd College Alumni Association Board of Governors (AABOG) has announced the recipients of the 2021 Outstanding Alumni Award, which recognizes impact on Harvey Mudd College as well as service to society. The board of governors selected seven Outstanding Alumni. Given from alumni to alumni, the award recognizes […]

Alumna Encourages Impactful Voting with Voteology

Holly Frank ’20

Harvey Mudd College alumna Holly Frank ’20 is working with colleagues at Voteology to help college students understand the impact of their vote. Voteology is an online platform that helps educate college-age voters about the impact of their vote and ways to combat gerrymandering. The site contains resources to help voters make informed decisions and […]

Alumna Co-designs Open-source, 3-D-printed Face Shield

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If you are looking for ways to help improve your community’s response to COVID-19 and have access to a 3-D printer, consider producing this face shield, developed by engineering alumna Elizabeth Johansen ’01 in collaboration with Design that Matters. It is the first 3-D-printed face shield to be recommended by the National Institutes of Health and […]

Harvey Mudd Alumni Association Announces 2020 Awards

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The Harvey Mudd College Alumni Association Board of Governors (AABOG) has announced its annual awards, which recognize impact on Harvey Mudd College as well as service to society. Outstanding Alumni The board of governors selected three individuals to receive the 2020 Outstanding Alumni Award. Given from alumni to alumni, the award recognizes individuals who have […]

NSF Supports Materials Science Research at Harvey Mudd

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Three professors in three fields from two colleges are celebrating a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant for the acquisition of a standardized integrated toolset for photovoltaics fabrication and characterization. Hal Van Ryswyk, John Stauffer Professor of Chemistry and chair of the Department of Chemistry at Harvey Mudd College, and Pomona College physics professors Janice Hudgings and […]

In Memoriam: Robin Ives, Mathematics Professor

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Harvey Mudd College professor of mathematics emeritus and Sierra Club Chairman Robert (Robin) T. Ives died Jan. 11, 2019. Ives was born in 1930 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he lived until his graduation from high school. He received a bachelor of science degree in mathematics at Haverford College and his PhD from the University of […]