ASHMC Chartered Clubs

Contact the Club Directors at for more information and club points of contact.

Club Name
Mission Statement
Club Contact
Adventure ClubThe purpose of the Adventure Club is to organize enthusiastic individuals into a cohesive mass of excellence to engage in a wide variety of productive, recreational, and ridiculous activities of grand
Advocates ClubFoster a culture of consent in all aspects of Harvey Mudd’s culture through education and
outreach. Education and outreach will be used to combat rape culture, give agency to survivors,
create an accepting and inclusive environment, and empower all members of the community to
promote consent.
Build a group with institutional memory and relevance to Harvey Mudd’s culture.
Collaborate and maintain relations with the other student Advocate groups at the other Claremont
Advocates ClubTo give the students of Harvey Mudd the means to explore the world of anime. Harvey Mudd has a strong, tight-knit community on campus, but often students need a break from the on-campus atmosphere in favor of a digital atmosphere. Anime Club promotes an anime filled environment as a method of alleviating stress and improving student
BeerSHMCBeerSHMC aims to bring together beer enthusiasts to share their knowledge and love for beer from all over the globe. In addition to giving members a forum to discuss beer, BeerSHMC aims to give members an appreciation of where beer comes from. Further, the club aims to share how beer making is an exciting application of biology, chemistry, engineering, and culinary expression!
BLAMBLAM seeks to form a community of individuals in support of Black students at Harvey
Mudd College. The club will celebrate and discuss the various aspects of Black culture,
maintain a safe space for Black students to share their experiences, and raise awareness about
issues facing the larger Black community.
Cheese ClubThe mission of cheese club is to provide a space for all members to come and eat cheese, whether that be virtual or online. We pledge to have meetings at least once a month and provide cheese subsidized by the college as well as an assortment of other
Chocolate SocietyIncrease chocolate appreciation through exposing of students to various chocolates, their production, and usage in food preparation. In addition to chocolates bars and morsels, foods of interest include any delectables that feature chocolate, such as chocolate croissants, hot chocolate, chocolate chip cookies, and even savoury dishes.
Double Standard CTF -> 5C HackersThe purpose of the Double Standard Capture the Flag Team is to give Harvey Mudd students
interested in cyber security experience in that field by preparing for and participating in Capture
the Flag competitions.
DUCK!The purpose of this organization is to provide a fun environment for those wishing to learn improvisational comedy to gain instruction on the basics, as well as for those with prior experience in improvisational comedy to practice
Effective Altruism ClubTo support students interested in Effective Altruism and foster a community
of students committed to seeking the best ways to help others.
Engineers for a Sustainable World (ESW)To engage HMC students in improving environmental, social, and economic sustainability, and empowering them to pursue their own interests within this field by:
· Fostering multidisciplinary relationships across the HMC campus, the Claremont community, and the Consortium to increase awareness
· Researching HMC current practices (i.e. water, electricity, recycling) and recommending sustainable solutions at HMC through coordinated student, faculty, and staff actions
· Providing an open space for environmental sustainability discussions
· Partnering technical and educational resources to design sustainable technological solutions
Entrepreneurship ClubCreate a way to get involved with and learn about entrepreneurship at Harvey Mudd
Put on events promoting entrepreneurship at Harvey Mudd
Speaker Series with Entrepreneurs and VC's
Host business-atheon's to promote entrepreneurship on campus
Start a mentor program to help students build out small companies over the course of a full year
Bring awareness to entrepreneurship happening at Claremont Colleges
Maintain a central location of resources about entrepreneurship around the 5Cs
Gymnastics ClubThe purpose of gymnastics club is to do gymnastics!!!
EPAIC (Exploring Pan-Asian Identity and Culture Club) + APISPAM (Asian Pacific Islander Sponsorship Program at Mudd)The purpose of the Exploring Pan-Asian Identity and Culture Club (EPAIC Club -pronounced “epic”) is to spread awareness and promote understanding of issues within the Pan-Asian community. The club will provide a safe space for all members of the HMC community to discuss and learn about issues at the intersection of race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, public policy, education, and more. The Asian Pacific Islanders Sponsor Program at Mudd (APISPAM) will be the sponsor program working under EPAIC. APISPAM (Asian Pacific Islander Sponsorship Program at Mudd) is a sponsorship program for Asian Pacific Islander and Desi identifying frosh and transfer students. If you are an upperclassman interested in learning about APIDA culture, we highly recommend you join EPAIC (Exploring Pan-Asian Identities and Cultures),
Harvey Mudd Jam SocietyJam Society seeks to serve the musicians of Harvey Mudd college
by providing a soundproof “jam room” with instruments and musical equipment, thus
giving students the space and means to pursue their musical passions. It also aims to
serve Harvey Mudd college as a whole by lending equipment for campus events such as
concerts and student performances.
HMC EsportsThe purpose of HMC Esports is to provide a place for students to connect with others who are passionate about video-gaming and esports. Gaming can be a great way to relax and destress while also allowing people to meet each other outside of a classroom setting. There are a lot of gamers here at Harvey Mudd and HMC Esports would give them a place to meet other people with common interests and enjoy their passion for gaming together. This amounts to running formalized tournaments for various games (based on interest), throwing gaming parties for new games or popular ones, organizing trips to esports events in the area, and supporting students interested in improving their skills or participating in external
Hot Sauce ClubThe purpose of the Hot Sauce Club is to engage the HMC community in recreational consumption of spicy sauces via vessels such as chicken, vegetables, etc. The club will provide a space for members of the HMC community to eat and enjoy various hot sauces from across the spice spectrum, as well as learn about the history and cooking processes behind them. The purpose of this club is primarily recreational and educational, and the club or its leaders should not be held liable for any damages caused by extreme spice. All spicy substances should be consumed at one’s own
Horror Games ClubTo facilitate group playthroughs of popular or interesting horror games. Recently many students have
expressed interest in watching and playing horror games and have built a community around it. Horror
games club manages the logistics of making group playthroughs possible.
Ice Cream ClubThe purpose of Ice Cream Club is to provide an opportunity for all students to learn and appreciate the variety, diversity, and joy of unique, comforting, and artisanal ice cream and other specialty frozen treats. We want to give students the opportunity to enjoy these creamy smooth desserts and get a chance to socialize and connect with other students. Our club will give students a newfound understanding and appreciation of these frozen delights for years to
Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association -
Harvey Mudd College (KSEA-HMC)
The purpose of this organization is to provide a branch chapter to the existing Korean-American
Scientists and Engineers Association here at Harvey Mudd College. The organization’s objective
is to promote the application of science and technology for the general welfare of society, foster
international cooperation especially between the U.S. and Korea and help Korean-American
Scientists and Engineers develop their full career potential.
MAHJONGMAHJONG (Mudders Achieving Heavenly blessings Jubilee Oh No Green Dragons) serves to provide a way for students to explore the game of Mahjong and play against their classmates. Mahjong, a tile game commonly played in many parts of Asia provides an enriching experience through critical thinking and strategy. Our planned host site would be available to all and our monthly tournaments would provide opportunities for socialization and
MuddEscapes ClubTo give the students of Harvey Mudd the means to build escape rooms and to put
on escape rooms for the students of Harvey Mudd to enjoy. Many Mudd students
enjoy creating, building, and solving puzzles, but struggle to find the resources
and community to engage in these activities. MuddEscapes provides these as
well as a motivating reason for doing so that is also fun for the community.
Mudd Amateur Rocketry Club (MARC)MARC will have four primary methods to achieve its purpose:
⚫ Encourage and oversee construction and use of both model (hobby) and high-power rockets with
Harvey Mudd students and other interested parties.
⚫ Research and work on high-power amateur rocket engineering using skills learned in Harvey Mudd
College courses, such as Tools, Fluid Mechanics, and Systems courses.
⚫ Serve as a conduit for contact with similar amateur rocketry organizations in the region, and
coordinate Harvey Mudd rocket launches with other interested parties in suitable areas.
⚫ Alumni of MARC who go on to practice in rocket-related fields will have the opportunity to share
with later versions of MARC their knowledge, advice, and interests in rocketry.
Mudders Making a Difference (MMAD)
Mudders Making a Difference is an organization committed to working with The Office of Community Engagement to provide Harvey Mudd students an opportunity to volunteer and participate in socially conscious activities. The organization serves as a connection between students at Harvey Mudd College and the outside community, providing an exchange of ideas and experiences that are a crucial component of the College's mission statement. Mudders Making a Difference also serves as a structure by which students may pursue independent, volunteer or community­-oriented projects.
Mudders Without BordersThe Harvey Mudd College chapter of EWB is a student-run organization established in 2017 that is dedicated to reaching out to places around the world and making a lasting impact on
MUNCH ClubThe purpose of the Mudd Union of Non-Conventional Healthy relationships (MUNCH) is to
give students at Harvey Mudd with interest in alternative forms of relationships (polyamory/
consensual non-monogamy and kink specifically) a space for discussion, growth, and meeting
like-minded people, as well as to educate the student body on alternative relationship forms,
dispelling myths and increasing acceptance and safe practices.
Often those in non-traditional relationships feel the need to operate in secrecy, which can make it
much harder to discern unhealthy behaviors. By creating an organization to support these

students and lifestyles, MUNCH hopes to make students safer and more accepted in non-
conventional relationships.
O.R.I.G.A.M.I. ClubO.R.I.G.A.M.I. Club aims to connect Mudders through folding origami. Folding can be a great way to relax after a tough day or to challenge yourself to learn something new in a non-academic setting. No matter background or motivation to fold, O.R.I.G.A.M.I. Club provides aspiring, current, and former folders a place to meet other people with common interests and explore their passion for folding together.
Pasta Making ClubTo provide a place for students to relax and connect with each other through pasta making.

Our mission is to enrich the lives of students by sharing with them the process of making pasta. We hope that students can make new friends and develop relationships with one another through our activities. Additionally, we hope to improve the culinary skills of members and encourage them to pursue cooking outside of the club.
People Respecting Identities and
Sexualities at Mudd (PRISM)
People Respecting Identities and Sexualities at Mudd (PRISM) supports Mudd’s queer
community by providing opportunities for students, staff, and faculty to socialize in a friendly
environment, discuss issues facing the queer community at Mudd, and advocate for positive
Poker ClubThe purpose of the Poker Club is to engage the HMC community in recreational activities
including poker and other card games. The club will provide a space for members of the
HMC community to enjoy the game of poker, as well as learn poker tips and tricks from each
other. The purpose of this club is primarily recreational and educational and it’s meetings are
not meant to encourage underage gambling in any way, shape, or form.
Prank ClubTo serve as an umbrella organization for students interested in doing large pranks, especially those that require many students to participate or occur off-campus. This club will attempt to bring together the manpower and expertise of the many pranksters at Mudd in order to facilitate the organization and funding of the largest of prank-related
Pre-Medical ClubThe Harvey Mudd Pre-Medical Club purpose is to provide support for students at Harvey
Mudd College pursuing a professional degree or career in medicine. The club will do so by
discussing pre-med curriculum, preparing members for medical school applications, and
exposing members to different aspects of the medical field.
Prison Education Project at MuddPurpose: To give the students of Harvey Mudd the opportunity to teach STEM subjects at local prisons to educate, empower,
and transform the lives of incarcerated individuals. This will be a way for Mudders to live out the mission statement
and be able to use the science and math that they learn in classes to help others.
Project DecodeProject Decode seeks to provide a foundation of social and emotional support for first-generation and/or low-income students at Harvey Mudd College by fostering community, promoting both academic and professional success, by organizing events, and reaching to other campuses. Project Decode will strive to create an open, inclusive, and safe space on Harvey Mudd’s campus for the first-generation and/or low-income students. It will nurture, unite, and strengthen the bonds among individuals in this
Sewing and Fashion Design ClubThe purpose of the Sewing and Fashion Design Club is to provide
a community space for those who are interested in any form of
sewing and fashion design, no matter what level of experience.
The club hopes to introduce sewing as a creative outlet, and to
provide tutorials on multiple facets of sewing: fabric sewing,
knitting, crocheting, embroidery, quilting, and any more. The
club also hopes to explore fashion design, from concept to final
Skate SocietyWe will provide students with a safe community in which to learn how to skate, improve their skills, or simply have fun with other skaters. We're partial to freeskates, but all wheels are welcome!
Society of Professional Latinxs in STEM (SPLS)- SPLS will help develop the Latinx community by re-establishing the AMIGO
mentor program and fostering a stronger relationship between members of the
- SPLS will promote professional development on campus by holding two events
per semester and providing network opportunities to members.
- SPLS will continue the weekly tutoring program in conjunction with Uncommon
- SPLS will focus on visibility of all Latin American cultures, as well as the identity
of multiracial and Afrolatinx students.
- SPLS will support political issues that its members strongly support.
- After evaluating safety precautions and feasibility, re-establish SPLS’s festival
Bajo La Luna to occur once a semester to celebrate Latinx music, culture, food,
and dance.
- SPLS will also be celebrating different holidays from different parts of the Latinx
community, dates will coincide with when the holidays occur.
Society of Women Engineers (SWE) To encourage and support women in engineering, math, and sciences through mentoring and social activities.

We share the mission of National SWE as adopted in 1986:
“Stimulate women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders”
“Expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life”
“Demonstrate the value of diversity”

Also, our goals coincide with that of National SWE, of which we are a student section:

To inform young women, their parents, counselors, and the public in general of the qualifications and achievements of women engineers and the opportunities open to them.
To serve as a center of information on women in engineering.
To encourage women engineers to attain higher levels of educational and professional achievement.
Moreover, our section of SWE encourages all students to participate regardless of their major. We hope to establish a strong supporting network of individuals.
Spectrum YearbookThe purpose of The Spectrum is to create and produce a yearbook for the entire school in order to capture the memories and events that occur every year.
Spikeball ClubThe purpose of Spikeball Club is to promote Spikeball around Harvey Mudd College. The goals of the club are to grow players' individual skill and foster a spikeball community at Mudd as well as to provide a safe, fun and inclusive space to destress and engage in healthy physical activity.
Stationery ClubIntroduce the student body to the marvelous world and wonders of
stationery products, and arts and crafts! We hope to create a stress-free environment where all
students can come and try different pens/tools/stationery and perhaps discover things they would
like to incorporate in their day-to-day lives, in addition to experimenting with other fun
Study Cloud ClubThe Study Cloud Club is an organization of Harvey Mudd College students devoted to the development of a website called Study Cloud. This site will provide a public space for students to share study resources (notes, quizlets, etc.) with one another. By uploading their resources to Study Cloud, students can then have their materials archived, organized, and made searchable for future students as well.
Students in the club are simultaneously mentored in web development and assigned tasks related to the development of the Study Cloud site. Once all tasks are completed and the site has been released to the students of HMC (which is scheduled to happen in fall of 2019), the purpose of the club will change to also include management of the site. Examples of jobs related to management include content moderation, content organization, account approval, and site promotion.
The Muddraker
The Muddraker strives to share stories from the Mudd community with
students, parents, and alumni through various forms of media. We aim to
update the community on events and opinions that are overlooked and not
considered mainstream. In addition, we intend to be a safe place for students to explore their interests in journalism, photography, graphic design, and writing.
Wine ClubAct classy, drink wine, eat cheese and fruit, and relax with members after a stressful
Women in Math ClubPurpose: The goal of the club is to provide a welcoming space for female students
who are pursuing a degree in mathematics. Although open to all students, the
club’s emphasis is on supporting women who are traditionally underrepresented in
STEM fields.
Women in Physics ClubTo create community and support for students who identify with underrepresented genders and who are
interested and passionate about physics.
Workflow Optimization ClubTo introduce students to useful tools for interacting with computers more efficiently and teach them how to use them effectively. The Workflow Optimization club will organize lessons and demonstrations for such