Category: "General Blog"

22 Pieces of Advice for the Class of 2022

August 10, 2018

Hi guys! This is Kailee, and I’m back with a heartwarming post for all of you. I thought it would be sweet to gather a bunch of different perspectives and pieces of advice for our incoming frosh (our term for “freshman” here at Mudd). I had the best time walking around and chatting with the Mudd […]

Gotta Love Mudd, Warts And All

August 6, 2018

Hi everyone, this is Hannah Larson with another blog post for you! We love warts here at Mudd. No, not those warts you find on the bottoms of your feet after walking barefoot outside (although there are definitely people at Mudd who walk around outside without wearing shoes). No, we love those concrete square prisms […]

Tip of the Month: Getting an early start on your application

August 2, 2018

Last night the Common Application went live! How many of you have received advice from teachers, counselors, parents, or friends telling you to start your application early? You might even have drafts of your Common Application personal statement saved somewhere on your computer… It’s definitely nice to do some of the work before senior year […]

I Tried Hiking; Let’s Summit All Up

July 17, 2018

Hi, it’s Kailee again! I’ve gotten the chance to go on a few hikes around Mudd these past few weekends, and here’s what I’ve found. Claremont Hills Wilderness Park 5 Mile Loop || Hike Time: 2-3 hours (note: all the hike times are at my moderate, fairly distracted walking pace) We left Mudd at 6:30am and drove […]

Let’s TACO ’bout Food

July 2, 2018

Hi everyone! My name is Kailee and I am a rising sophomore here at Mudd, (woooo Class of ‘21!). Like any other person, I really like food, and hopefully you do too, so let’s see what Claremont has to offer! DINING HALL FOOD We get to eat at any of the 7 dining halls at […]

Lettuce Take Some Thyme for the Plants

June 26, 2018

Hi everyone! I’m Hannah, a rising junior double majoring in theatre and mathematical and computational biology. I’ve taken a lot of classes lately in biology and ecology, so I’m a big fan of flora and fauna. A blog post was made recently about different critters that you can find around Harvey Mudd’s campus, but there […]

Rating HMC (Harvey Mudd Critters)

June 5, 2018

Today we have another guest post for you on some of the cuddly and not-so-cuddly critters found on campus: Hi everyone! I’m Briana, a rising senior engineering major. I’m from Eastvale CA, only about half an hour’s drive from Mudd. Abundant wildlife might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think […]

Backpacking in Kings Canyon with the Adventure Club

May 21, 2018

Your regular bloggers, Izzy, Moe, and Julia are on summer vacation, but we have some guest bloggers to give you different perspectives throughout the summer. Here’s the first! Hi everyone! My name is Doug, and this is my first time posting on the blog! I’m a rising junior at Mudd who’s passionate about engineering and […]

The Writing Center at Mudd

April 25, 2018

Hey guys! This week I wanted to talk about one of the on-campus academic resources, the Writing Center. The Writing Center provides students with peer-on-peer support for papers, writeups, and any sort of written documents. Last Friday they had their Happy Hour event, which I attended, so I sat down with Blake to talk about […]