Archive for December 2015

Office of Admission and Financial Aid Winter Break

The HMC Office of Admission and Financial Aid will close for winter break at 5 pm (PST) on December 23rd. We will open at 8 am (PST) on January 4th. During our winter break we will not be able to respond to phone messages. Emails to admission@hmc.edu will be answered 3-5 days after we receive them. After […]

Black Lives and Allies at Mudd

Hi again guys! Izzy here. Sorry to say that this is going to be a very wordy post! But it’s got some important content, so you should read it. Today I’m going to talk a little bit about one of Harvey Mudd’s student organizations BLAM. BLAM is a fairly new group created so that African […]

Attention prospective applicants for Fall 2017

Beginning with applicants for Fall 2017, Harvey Mudd College will not require that students submit results for the optional essay section of the new SAT, and nor will we require that students submit the ACT with writing results. We will continue to require either the SAT or the ACT as well as 2 subject tests, […]

Dorm Candy-land

For this fall semester, proctors and mentors met for lunch meetings in the Aviation room of the Hoch every other week. The meetings ranged between workshops, discussions, and presentations, with some about mental health, others about physical health, and a few about the communities within our dorms. The other week, for our last meeting, we […]

Ice Cream & Dessert with the Physics Department

Twice a semester, the Physics department hosts sweet inspired events for freshmen, sophomores, and physics majors at the Hixon Courtyard outside Galileo. People wait in line hours prior to set up, chat with physics professors and each other.  Prof. Eckert, the appointed “Physics Department Party Planner and Minister for Frivolity,” sends out emails notifying the […]

Snapshots with Snapchat

In this post I’m going to share with you what a typical day at Mudd looks like, for two sophomores at least. Rather than tell you what it’s like I’ve decided to show you, by hopping on the millennial bandwagon and utilizing popular newfangled technology dubbed “Snapchat”. Apparently it’s all the rage these days, the […]