News and Events

Harvey Mudd Lauds Student Leaders

April 17, 2014

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The inclusive, collaborative learning atmosphere for which Harvey Mudd College is known is due in large part to its students, who demonstrate integrity, compassion and accountability. During the College’s second annual Leadership Awards celebration April 11, awards were given to those demonstrating these beneficial traits and applying them to on-campus and community service activities. Honorees […]

NSF Funds Research Opportunities in Computer Science

April 16, 2014

Computer Science Students

Pursuing a graduate degree in the STEM disciplines offers compelling research opportunities, but for some undergraduates, it represents an intimidating step into unmapped territory. Harvey Mudd College is committed to providing its undergraduates with hands-on research experiences to help prepare them for the rigors of graduate school and beyond. The National Science Foundation’s Research Experiences […]

Faculty Endowed Chairs Created Through Collaboration

April 11, 2014

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In support of The Campaign for Harvey Mudd College, alumni and friends have endowed two Harvey Mudd College faculty positions: one in computer science and another in the humanities, social sciences, and the arts. Endowed faculty positions—chairs, professorships and fellowships—are among the top priorities in the College’s ongoing $150 million comprehensive fundraising effort, which launched […]

NSF Research Fellowships Awarded to Students, Alumni

April 4, 2014

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Four Harvey Mudd College seniors—Sam Gutekunst, Miranda Parker, Sheena Patel and Jeremy Usatine—are recipients of this year’s National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, which recognize outstanding students pursuing advanced degrees in the STEM disciplines. Six recent Harvey Mudd graduates also received the prestigious fellowships. Two current seniors and 10 alumni received honorable mentions. The fellowship […]

Mudd Teams Meritorious at Math Contests

April 3, 2014

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For an entire weekend, students commandeer workrooms and collaborate in an intense competition. They work through the night, catching naps at odd hours, leaving only to gather more information, pay for food delivery or use the restroom. The Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM) and Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling (ICM), held each February, is a tradition […]