In Our Community

04/21/2017 19:34:44
Lori Oliwenstein
Concerns around the executive orders on travel, as well as other legal-immigration policies, were the focus of a town hall meeting convened on Friday, April 14, in Beckman Auditorium by a group of concerned Caltech faculty acting on behalf of the Caltech Faculty Board.
photo of town hall panelists
04/21/2017 15:47:06
An early fascination with mathematics led Sam Barnett (BS ’12) to two unexpected roles: CEO and neuroscience student.
Sam Barnett (BS ’12)
04/19/2017 15:39:49
Dr. Mae Jemison, an engineer, physician, and former NASA astronaut, was the first African American woman to go into space.
Dr. Mae Jemison
04/18/2017 17:09:17
Jon Nalick
For nearly two decades, the program has provided top science students with first-hand exposure to Caltech faculty and their research.
Garreth Ruane, a postdoctoral scholar in astronomy, shows visiting students from South Pasadena High School filtered views of the sun.
04/17/2017 15:31:39
Lori Dajose
On April 4, author Dava Sobel visited Caltech to discuss her latest book, on women in astronomy.
04/17/2017 13:38:47
Newly minted PhDs Jessica Hinojosa and Abigail “Abby” Crites (BS ’06) are traveling to far-flung corners of the world to advance their research.
Caltech postdoctoral scholars Jessica Hinojosa (left) and Abigail “Abby” Crites (right).
04/17/2017 13:12:42
Marisa Demers
Trustee Ronald Linde (MS ’62, PhD ’64) and his wife, Maxine, have initiated a giving challenge to support key research.
Ronald (MS ’62, PhD ’64) and Maxine Linde; methane and ethane above Caltech's campus are measured with a repurposed coelostat.
04/17/2017 11:36:30
Emily Velasco
Nobel Prize-winning Caltech chemist has been recognized by the American Chemical Society for his work on catalysts.
photo of Robert Grubbs
04/15/2017 08:22:27
Jon Nalick
Caltech will welcome newly admitted first-year students to campus April 20-22 for Prefrosh Weekend.
Students explore Caltech life during Prefrosh Weekend.
04/14/2017 14:17:51
Students from across Southern California, gathered at Caltech on Saturday, April 8, for the annual SoCal State Science Olympiad Tournament.
Teams of students from 62 schools gathered at Caltech April 8 to show off their science and engineering knowledge and skills.