Pomona Proposes Substance Policy Revisions

Pomona College is proposing updates to its points system for substance policy violations, including increasing point penalties for alcohol to equal those for marijuana and increasing point penalties for underage drinking. Associate Dean Christopher Waugh and the alcohol and drug subcommittee of ASPC’s Student Affairs Committee announced the proposal in

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Mudd Alumna Develops App To Track Local Protests

  Malous Kossarian HM ’12 quit her job at IBM in November 2016 to create Magnify Progress, an app that allows users to connect to organizations, politicians, and each other to take action. The idea originated when she struggled to find volunteer opportunities after graduating. “There is so much stuff

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Mudd Students Accidentally Make Groundbreaking Physics Discovery

Harvey Mudd College professor Sharon Gerbode and her summer research students made an accidental physics discovery over the last two summers that changed their understanding of materials science. The students developed a new technique called optical blasting that manipulates gain boundaries — irregularities in the structure of crystals that give

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