Category: "Award"

Registrar Mark Ashley Awarded Mudd Prize

Mark Ashley

Mark Ashley, registrar and assistant vice president for student information management at Harvey Mudd College, is the recipient of the 2021 Henry T. Mudd Prize, an award that recognizes extraordinary service. The honor was announced at the College’s Convocation ceremony, held virtually Aug. 31. Awardees receive $6,000, $3,000 of which is designated for use within […]

Math Professor Mohamed Omar Awarded Inaugural AMS Claytor-Gilmer Fellowship

Mohamed Omar

Mohamed Omar, an associate professor of mathematics and the Joseph B. Platt Chair in Effective Teaching at Harvey Mudd College, has been awarded the inaugural AMS Claytor-Gilmer Fellowship. The yearlong fellowship was established to further excellence in mathematics research and to help generate wider and sustained participation by Black mathematicians. Omar has an excellent track […]

McGregor Computer Science Center Receives Design Award

McGregor Computer Science Center

Engineering News-Record (ENR) California has named the Harvey Mudd College Scott A. McGregor Computer Science Center as Southern California’s Best Higher Education/Research Project. Winning projects are deemed “best” based on a number of criteria, including construction quality and craftsmanship, functionality of design and aesthetic quality, innovation and contribution to the industry/community. The three-story, 36,000-square-foot McGregor Center provides a new […]

Statistician Talithia Williams Receives 2022 JPBM Communications Award

Talithia Williams

The 2022 Joint Policy Board for Mathematics (JPBM) Communications Award is presented to Talithia Williams for bringing mathematics and statistics into the homes and hands of millions through her work as a TV host, renowned speaker and author. Response of Talithia Williams “I recall the day my student, Elly, asked me if I’d consider giving […]

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

Priya Donti '15

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. […]

Harvey Mudd College Among Winners of 2021 Circle of Excellence Awards


Mudd + You microsite screen shot

The Office of Admission at Harvey Mudd College sends recruitment materials to over 30,000 top STEM students each year. Converting these top students from interested to applicant is the goal of various promotional strategies prepared in collaboration with the Office of Communications and Marketing. The offices collaborated to create a new admission microsite that was […]

City of Hope and Toyota Receive Harvey Mudd Clinic Milestone Awards

Milestone awards, Harvey Mudd College Clinic Program

Two organizations are being honored by Harvey Mudd College for participating in its Clinic Program and for investing in students and the future of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Honorees City of Hope and Toyota are sponsors of the Clinic Program, an internationally recognized hallmark of Harvey Mudd College that engages juniors and seniors in […]

Drew Price Named Outstanding Staff Member

Drew Price

Drew Price, machine shop manager, was named an Outstanding Staff Member at Harvey Mudd College’s ninth annual Leadership Awards. The award recognizes employees’ positive contributions to the campus, their leadership and willingness to make a difference in students’ lives. “Drew has gone above and beyond supporting the Mudd and 5C drive for creation and innovation,” […]

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. […]

2021 Harvey Mudd College Leadership Awards

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Harvey Mudd recognized outstanding examples of leadership at its ninth annual Leadership Awards. Community members gathered via Zoom webinar for this year’s ceremony celebrating students, faculty and staff for their contributions on campus and beyond. A selection committee of students, staff and faculty reviewed nominations from the campus community and made selections for the following […]