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A Night at the Fair

After a short ride in a yellow school bus, I arrived at an inconspicuous parking lot and walked to an inconspicuous admission gate. After passing through, however, I was greeted to a myriad of sights, sounds, and smells. I was at the 2017 Los Angeles

Local Legend: Iris Critchell

On September 16, 2017, the Western Museum of Flight hosted a day to honor Iris Critchell, a pivotal figure in Harvey Mudd College’s history. Despite being ninety-six years young, Critchell effortlessly recalls the events of the past that shaped her and the college. Critchell’s career

Relaxation Ritual

CMS football players share the pregame music that gets them in the zone (Spotify playlist linked below) For some athletes, time spent in the locker room before a big game is dedicated to getting hyped. However, CMS football player Garrett Cheadle ‘20 spends that time

Harvey Mudd College’s Summer Institute

Harvey Mudd College’s annual Summer Institute Program (SI) is a two-week summer program that takes place in August where approximately 28 incoming freshmen participate. This program seeks to select a diverse group of students and specifically aims on targeting underrepresented voices in STEM. The overall

What’s an Orientation Adventure?

What is an Orientation Adventure (OA)? If you asked me a year ago, I probably would have responded with something similar to the generic caption on Harvey Mudd’s Website. An Orientation Adventure is a 2-day trip that allows you to make friends in a non-academic

PROFiles: Professor Vatche Sahakian

Professor Vatche Sahakian has been working in the department of physics at Harvey Mudd College since 2003. He is interested in theoretical physics, including topics such as string theory and cosmology. He is known for his brilliant sense of humor and his challenging physics classes.