Category: "Students"

My Study Abroad Experience, Part 5 of 5

  ¡Hola! This is the last post in my series about study abroad (SA). Let me tell you about traveling abroad and give some advice for future SA students. Traveling in Spain and Europe Fortunately, my academic classes were scheduled on Mondays through Thursdays. So, I spent my three day weekends on traveling to different […]

23 Pieces of Advice for the Class of 2023

Hello Internet, Joaquín here. When we were thinking about ideas for blogs, I was inspired by Kailee Lin ‘21 and her blog titled “22 Pieces of Advice for the Class of 2022.” Class of 2023, this is for you!  1. “Get out of Claremont on occasion. The Metrolink station is a 15-minute walk from campus. […]

My Study Abroad Experience, Part 4 of 5

¡Hola! In previous posts, I’ve been talking about my study abroad (SA) semester. Let me tell you more about what my daily life in Madrid looked like: My typical day started around 8am. I would eat a quick breakfast and head to the local gym. I had all of my classes at the local university […]

My Study Abroad Experience, Part 3 of 5

Hi again! Today, I’ll be talking about the classes I took while studying abroad (SA) in Madrid, Spain in my junior spring semester. I took 3 humanities courses and 2 major (Computer Science) courses. Spanish Language in Context: This was a Spanish language course required by my SA provider. The program did not have a […]

My Study Abroad Experience, Part 2 of 5

Hi! It’s Jasmine again. In my previous post, I talked about how I ended up in Madrid, Spain my junior spring semester. Continue reading to learn about how I adjusted to my new home. My study abroad (SA) program started in mid-January and ended in late May, which matched with Mudd’s spring semester schedule. My […]

[Muddletics]: Aarthi Talks Soccer

Contrary to popular belief, students at Harvey Mudd can and do play sports. Whether on on Varsity for CMS, club sports with all of the colleges, or intramural sports with your dorm, there are a lot of opportunities for students to both continue to play the sports they love in high school or pick up […]

[Mudd-letics]: Story of an Intramural Sport

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 […]

My Study Abroad Experience, Part 1 of 5

Hi everyone! I’m Jasmine, a rising senior, Computer Science (CS) major, from Orange County, California! Today I wanted to start a blog series to tell you about my study abroad (SA) semester in Madrid, Spain and try to convince you why you should also study abroad during college. Since there’s a lot to talk about, […]

Food, Friends, and Foliage: My Summer in Admissions!

Greetings everyone, it’s Hannah again! I know nothing I write this week can be as heartfelt and awesome as Kailee’s blog from last week* — if you haven’t read it yet, go read it now! But as the summer starts to come to a close and incoming students arrive on campus for orientation, I’ve been thinking […]

Humans of Harvey Mudd: Part 1

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 […]