Maria Klawe in the News

5-C Presidents Attend White House Summit on College Opportunity

January 16, 2014

Thursday, Jan. 16, college and university presidents and leaders from nonprofits, foundations, state governments and the private sector joined President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House to discuss expanding college opportunity. President Maria Klawe and presidents from each of the other undergraduate Claremont Colleges gathered for the Summit. The day-long event […]

Inspiration at Grace Hopper Conference

October 21, 2013

For a small, liberal arts school, Harvey Mudd College enjoyed a big welcome this month at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing in Minneapolis. “It seemed like everyone was talking about Harvey Mudd and our success recruiting and supporting women,” said Colleen Lewis, assistant professor of computer science, who coordinated this year’s conference […]

THE MUSES Names Klawe Woman of the Year

March 22, 2013

Harvey Mudd College President Maria Klawe was named a 2013 Woman of the Year by THE MUSES of the California Science Center Foundation. The award honors women who have made outstanding contributions in science and industry. Klawe will be honored April 13, along with KCET Vice President of News and Public Affairs Val Zavala, at […]

NOVA’s Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers Profiles President Klawe

March 14, 2013

Harvey Mudd College President Maria Klawe was featured on the latest episode of PBS’s Emmy-nominated NOVA web series, The Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers. On the March 14 episode, President Klawe describes her path to becoming an accomplished mathematician and computer scientist. She explains how she found common ground between her award-winning scholarly work […]

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