Category: "Staff"

Decision Release this FRIDAY!

March 15, 2017

Hear Yee, Hear Yee! We shall beest releasing admission decisions f’r Regular Decision applicants this Friday, Marcheth 17th at 6:15 pm PDT. Prithee access thy Applicant Hub to view thy decision. Translation: Attention! We are releasing admission decisions for our Regular Decision applicants this Friday, March 17th at 6:15 pm PDT. Please access your Applicant […]

Application FAQs… No need to panic

December 20, 2016

Applying to college is a lot of work. At times you may completely forget to ask a question or question what you remember. Below are some FAQs and a few words of advice. If you have a question, the answer is probably below. Please keep in mind that our office will close for winter break at […]

Meet Our Senior Interns

October 2, 2014

Our senior interns are some of Mudd’s most awesome people.  If you come to campus to interview, you’ll likely meet them. During the interview, we aim to get to know you but below is a little snippet about our senior interns. Some Muddspeak Senior Thesis = capstone project involving high level original independent research Clinic […]

Popular Physics, Autumnal

November 7, 2013

My travel duties completed, my reports filed, my interview write-ups submitted, and the application deadline not yet passed, I found myself with some spare time this week.  I accepted an invitation to attend the annual Trebuchet Pumpkin Launch event at nearby Upland High School, replete with a bagpiper to celebrate the occasion. (They are the […]

Meet Our Senior Interns 13–14

October 6, 2013

Our senior interns are some of Mudd’s most awesome people.  If you come to campus to interview, you’ll likely meet them. During the interview, we aim to get to know you but below is a little snippet about our senior interns. Some Muddspeak: Senior Thesis = capstone project involving high level original independent research, Clinic […]

Student Initiated Research

June 7, 2013

I am often asked by prospective students if Harvey Mudd supports individual student research projects. I would typically respond to this by talking about the extensive amount of research opportunities that are open to all of our students during the academic year and over the summer, which surely eliminates the desire to want to do […]

Memories and new beginnings

May 5, 2013

A few years ago, I was asked by one of our Trustees what it is we are looking for when we select students for our freshman class.  Not wanting to get into a long discussion of specifics, I gave a brief and general response:  we want to admit future alumni.  He liked that answer. This […]

The One where you’ll need to Google Yucca brevifolia

May 2, 2013

Howdy! Jason here. I was thinking about saving this one for a later post, but there’s a lot coming up (Alumni Weekend, Presentation Days and Commencement in the next 2 weeks) and really, there’s no better time to be excited than now. – A staple during my information session is talking about how centrally located […]

FIRST Robotics World Championship

May 1, 2013

As a school that focuses on math, science and engineering, Mudd loves nothing more to see young students from around the world to work collaboratively and creatively to make new things. One of the ways we support th is endeavor is by attending the FIRST Robotics World Championship and hosting a booth at Scholarship Row. […]

Robots, World Championships, Judging, and Me?

April 25, 2013

During our file reading season, I received an email inviting me to volunteer for the VEX Robotics World Championships.  I get A LOT of junk email so I thought that this fell into that category. Nevertheless, I was curious enough and the sender was someone I’ve met through my work here at HMC. So I […]