Category: "HSA Announcements"

Context and Understanding Through HSA

September 1, 2018

The Forth Rail Bridge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site near Edinburgh

By Casey Gardner ’19 I’ve always seen humanities, social sciences and the arts (HSA) courses at Harvey Mudd as a way of bringing context and deeper understanding to the technical work that we do. It was never a coincidence to me that the HSA department was physically located between the two floors of the engineering […]

Welcome to the HSA Blog

August 9, 2018

Group of students at Stonehenge.

What do Malcolm X, Mary Shelley and Amadeus Mozart having common? A radical revision of their fields of thought and action? Fluency in the communication of ideas? The letter M? In fact, they are all the focus of conversation and curricular innovation at Harvey Mudd College—an institution with a deep commitment to combining STEM education […]