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CMS Sports Review- Nov 3-9

November 13, 2014

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Check out these Harvey Mudd students who compete for CMS! CMS Athletics Week in Review (11/3-11/9) Athenas This past week the Women’s Soccer team’s season ended in a 1-0 loss to Redlands in the semifinal of the SCIAC tournament. The Athenas end with a 13-7-1 record, and the program’s sixth regular-season SCIAC title. Senior defender […]

Consent Photo Booth

November 6, 2014

On Friday, October 31 from 11 A.M. – 2 P.M., HMC Wellness and OID organized the Consent Photo Booth. As part of Consent Week, the event encouraged students to learn more about consent. The photo booth was a great opportunity for students to speak up about consent perception and misunderstanding by writing down their thoughts on […]

Consent Culture Chat

October 30, 2014

As part of the ongoing Consent Week initiative (10/27 to 10/31), the Consent Culture Chat was held on Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Organized by Evelyn Cho and Anne Harmon of HMC Wellness, as well as Mudd Peer Advocates, the event encouraged students to initiate candid discussion about consent and consent culture practice. Discussion topics […]

CMS Sports Review -Oct. 20-26

October 30, 2014

Harvey Mudd students are well represented this season on the CMS Athletic teams. Here are some highlights from last week’s competitions: Athena Athletics in Review- 10/20-10/26 This past week, the Athena soccer team won their game against Redlands on Senior Day in a shut out 2-0.  Mudder, Sara Tweedy ’15 was recognized during the game […]

Mental Health Training for Faculty/Staff

October 30, 2014

On Friday, October 17, Dean Q, Associate Dean for Student Health and Wellness and Evelyn Cho, Wellness Coordinator, led a mental health training session for faculty and staff. Staff members from the Office of Admissions, Facilities and Maintenance, and Dining Services were present to learn about mental disorders, signs of distress, and LARC (Listen, Assess, […]

The Semester so Far

October 29, 2014

We are halfway through first semester and the Dean of Students office has been scheduling events left and right.  Here are the highlights of just some of the big events that have happened so far this semester. The Office of Institutional Diversity (OID) has been holding weekly events on topics ranging from the 50th anniversary […]

Community Engagement hosts first Alternative Spring Break Trip

May 28, 2014

Post created by Jennifer Sharma: Let me begin by indulging in one of my favorite activities – quoting the Harvey Mudd College Mission Statement. “Harvey Mudd College seeks to educate engineers, mathematicians, and scientists well versed in all of those areas as well as the humanities and social sciences so that they may assume leadership […]

Non-Normative Sexualities Make Their Voices Heard

April 25, 2014

On Wednesday, April 16, a crowd of students and faculty gathered in the Platt Green Room to discuss the topic of gender and sexual identities. OID’s Associate Dean Sumi Pendakur introduced a panel of students after outlining some of the issues of discovering one’s identity, self acceptance, stereotypes, and the reception of non-normative sexualities. A specific […]

Society of Women Engineers- West Conference held at Mudd

April 25, 2014

This year’s SWE WEST conference was held on April 5, which an overwhelming number of female high school students attended. The conference was aimed to expose the participants to STEM and give them an opportunity to meet like-minded students as well as professionals. Another one of the goals of the conference was to inform young women and […]

Appreciation vs Appropriation

April 25, 2014

When we borrow cultural items in an uneven system, are we honoring and respecting the culture of origin, or are we misusing the items and offending those that understand their real meaning? This was the subject of discussion on Tuesday, April 8th. Students met over lunch to discuss the difference between cultural appreciation and appropriation, […]