Posts by Jeni Zhu

Semester in Review: Falling into Spring

February 14, 2018

Last semester was the beginning of the end of core. Beyond looking forward to having full control of my schedule, I wanted to highlight some memorable moments 1.5 semesters into college! Surviving Summer Math: This was definitely one memorable way to start off my “third semester”. Typically, sophomores take Math 60 & 65, multivariable calculus and […]

Organization at its Finest

January 31, 2018

The start of the semester brings new classes, schedules, and commitments. Harvey Mudd starts off at full speed and students have adapted a variety of ways to keep themselves on top of their assignments and hectic classes. As a planning fanatic, I’m going to highlight some of my favorite methods I’ve seen! Whether you’re a […]

What to do while recovering from your food coma

November 26, 2017

Hi everyone, I’m back with a post during our Thanksgiving break to update you on some fun places you can go during these days off! If you’re feeling maximally lazy but still have cabin fever, you can walk across the street from the north side of campus to some food spots where you can grab […]

Nooks and Crannies at Mudd: Engineering Edition

November 5, 2017

The iconic photo of the Shan is plastered across every brochure ever but I’d like to highlight the facilities that are present in every department where the learning happens! Beyond what’s featured in print materials, Harvey Mudd has amazing lecture halls, lab spaces, quiet homework spots, and more. This post is focused mostly on engineering! […]

Humans of Harvey Mudd: Part 1

October 23, 2017

Harvey Mudd Admissions prides itself in admitting diverse classes. Every year we have a melting pot of cultures, backgrounds, and passions added to our student body. In the class of 2021 alone, we have an International Physics Olympiad gold medalist and the founder of a longboard company. This week, I wanted to highlight the achievements […]

Shark Wee– nope, just Mudd midterm season.

September 29, 2017

Every school year, once the frenzy of moving in calms and the dust from adjusting to new class schedules settles, we finally get a clear view of the tsunami of midterms coming. While exams at many other institutions are all condensed into one week, at Harvey Mudd, we have them spread out into one “season” […]

What to do with an extra semester at Harvey Mudd

September 13, 2017

Hello! I’m Jeni and I’m currently a sophomore (class of 2020) studying applied chemistry!  I finished my last final as a frosh knowing I wasn’t really done with Mudd for the year. My excitement was short-lived and died off when I remembered I still had 3 weeks of summer math (my roommate wrote a blog […]