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The Intern Squad Discusses: Cool Courses

August 22, 2019

Hello Internet, Joaquín, Beans and Jasmine here. Today, we’re having a crossover blog about some of our favorite courses we’ve taken at the Claremont Consortium! Up first, Beans will discuss E4. Beans: Coming into Mudd, I was considering majoring in engineering. I wasn’t absolutely sure about that, since I hadn’t had the opportunity to take […]

My Study Abroad Experience, Part IV

August 16, 2019

¡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 III

August 12, 2019

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 […]

Liking and Biking Ice Cream

August 1, 2019

Hello Internet, Joaquín here. Today, I’m talking about the Harvey Mudd Ice Cream Bike. The Ice Cream Bike is a longstanding piece of Harvey Mudd history, a three-wheeled magnificent machine designed to deliver cold sweet treats across campus. I’ve actually had the fortune to wield the awesome power of this bike myself. During last year’s […]

My Study Abroad Experience, Part II

July 29, 2019

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

July 26, 2019

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 […]

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 […]