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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 […]

Interview with Harvey Mudd College in India!

July 3, 2018

This September, our Vice President for Admission and Financial Aid, Thyra Briggs, will be traveling to India along with Pitzer and Scripps Colleges. If you will be a senior in high school and have not yet had an interview, you are welcome to schedule one in one of the cities listed below. Please keep in […]

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 […]

Tip of the Month: Constructing Your College List

July 1, 2018

With so many choices – over 4,000 if you’re counting – coming up with a list of colleges to apply to can be overwhelming. Add to that the sheer volume of information and advice flooding your brains and inboxes, and well, let’s just stop. The point is, where do you begin? How many schools should […]

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 […]

Tip of the Month: Planning those summer visits to colleges…

June 1, 2018

I am often asked to identify the best time to visit a college. There are two answers to this question. The first answer is to see the campus when everything is in its usual flow because this allows the guest to visit classes, to see people interacting, to stop someone in the dining hall, dorm, […]

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 […]