Category: "General Blog"

Adventures in Los Angeles: Pigeon Edition

July 22, 2019

Hello Internet, Joaquín here. Here at Harvey Mudd, we keep ourselves pretty well entertained and occupied with our clubs, sports, events and work, but it’s nice to have fun off campus too! So today, I’m going to be talking about only one of the many things to do in the Los Angeles area; in LA, […]

[Summer Research at Mudd]: Physics and Quilts

July 18, 2019

While most of the students at Harvey Mudd College have gone home for the Summer or are elsewhere doing research, an internship, or volunteer work, some have decided to stay on campus to do research. Some 200 or so students are on campus for the Summer working on various research opportunities and fellowships with different […]

Foreign Languages at the Claremont Colleges

July 17, 2019

Hola! Hallo! Asalaam alaikum! Nihao! Privet! Olá! Bonjour! Anyoung! Ciao! Konnichiwa! (These are the ways to say “Hello” in the foreign languages taught at the Claremont Colleges.) I’m Jasmine Seo, class of 2020. My major is Computer Science (CS), and my HSA (Humanities, Social Sciences, Arts) concentration is Spanish. Continue reading to learn about my […]

Working at Mudd: Time-tracking

July 15, 2019

Hello Internet, Joaquín here. Today, I want to talk about time-tracking. For those who don’t know, time-tracking is the process of recording how you spend your time, whether it be sleeping, working, exercising or socializing. You can log your hours on a simple Excel sheet, or you can use something more complicated, like timers or […]

[Mudd-letics]: Story of an Intramural Sport

July 12, 2019

Hello everybody! Today’s blog is dedicated to an intramural sport that is near and dear to the hearts of Mudders. While there are a vast number of offerings for Varsity, Club, and Intramural sports alike, this sport is by far the most popular. So popular in fact, reporter Allie Gould from The Student Life, the […]

[Summer Research at Mudd]: An Early Interest in Engineering

July 9, 2019

While most of the students at Harvey Mudd College have gone home for the summer or are elsewhere doing research, an internship, or volunteer work, some have decided to stay on campus to do research. Some 200 or so students are on campus working on various research opportunities and fellowships with different professors. Over the […]

My Semester in Review, Part II

May 22, 2019

WoaaaAahhh, I’m halfway there. This week marks my last week as an underclassman. With two years down and only two to go, I’ve decided to make an iteration of the post I shared at the end of last semester. Here’s my second sophomore semester in review: Right before school started, one of my best friends […]

Interviews with Mudd Frosh

May 9, 2019

Hello! It’s Mason again with another blog post! This week, I decided to email the HMC freshman class and ask if any of them would be interested in sitting down for an interview about their experience at Mudd so far. A handful of students responded to my email; so I asked each of them five […]

[Y HMC?] with Professor Breznay

April 30, 2019

Today is the last day of April and the final day to accept admissions to most colleges, marking the perfect ending for our series [Y HMC?]. We began this series with Professor Dato and since then have heard from Mudders of various majors, classes, interests, and with their own personal reasons for [Y] they chose […]

HSA 10, my mom, and memes??

April 29, 2019

Hello! It’s Mason again with another blog post! Some of you are probably familiar with the HSA requirement at Mudd. Basically, we’re required to take a breadth of Humanities, Social sciences, and Arts classes, and then specialize in one HSA field for our concentration. While you have a lot of freedom and options with how […]