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PROFiles: Professor Liz Orwin

As part of our alumni professor feature series, Alma Mudders, we interviewed HMC engineering professor Liz Orwin ’95 Professor Orwin, whom most of us know as the professor of engineering who specializes in biomedical engineering, is actually a Mudd alumna who has brought her passion

PROFiles: Professor Mary Van Vleet

As part of our alumni professor feature series, Alma Mudders, we interviewed HMC chemistry professor Mary Van Vleet ’12. Q: Which dorm(s) did you live in? A: Atwood for two years, as a freshman and a junior, and Case for two years, as a sophomore

PROFiles: Professor Darryl Yong

As part of our alumni professor feature series, Alma Mudders, we interviewed HMC mathematics professor Darryl Yong ’96. Q: Which dorm(s) did you live in? A: Case Q: Did the Muddraker exist when you were a student here?  A: Nope! Q: What were your extracurriculars

PROFiles: Professor Jerry Van Hecke

As part of our alumni professor feature series, Alma Mudders, we interviewed HMC chemistry professor Jerry Van Hecke ’61. Q: Which dorm(s) did you live in? A: I lived in North for two years and East for two years. In 1957, televisions hadn’t been in

PROFiles: Professor Lyzenga

As part of our alumni professor feature series, Alma Mudders, we interviewed HMC physics professor Gregory Lyzenga ’75. Q: How did you discover Harvey Mudd College? A: Well, I am pretty old so I went to college way before the Internet. Back in those days,

A New Family: Meeting the Class 2021

As I sat down in the lounge with aching muscles half expecting my mom to pick me up from this fieldtrip-like first day at Mudd, it was then that I realized that I would not be going home. At least not on the first night.

Leaving our SMUDDge: A Reflection on Senior Year

“Hey, do mine next!” My senior friends eagerly cram around my classmate, who has learned a bit about palm reading for our art class. They shove their palms towards her face, laughing about what their hands allegedly predict about their future and personality traits. Though