05/26/2016 14:29:55
Jon Nalick
On July 1, 2016, Kevin Gilmartin, professor of English, will begin serving as Caltech's dean of undergraduate students.
05/06/2016 08:49:05
Lori Dajose
Omer Tamuz discusses economics, rational choices, and life as a new faculty member.
04/28/2016 17:42:45
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Historian of science Asif Siddiqi sheds light on forgotten global contributions to the space race.
04/25/2016 16:33:11
Caltech leaders announced today two new funds that will provide flexible resources to support top priorities and launch bold academic endeavors.
04/05/2016 11:17:13
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Risk-taking behavior and the neural processing of risk in our brain are both changed when we observe the risk-taking behaviors of others, a new Caltech study shows.
03/18/2016 11:19:50
Forecasting elections is becoming more sophisticated, thanks in part to methods developed by Caltech alumna Erin Hartman.
03/03/2016 11:16:11
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
A study led by Caltech's Colin Camerer reproduced experimental economics studies and found that published results in this field are actually quite reliable.
03/01/2016 16:53:38
Ben Tomlin
Caltech has announced that Eric Betzig (BS '83), Janet C. Campagna (MS '85), Neil Gehrels (PhD '82), Carl V. Larson (BS '52), Thomas J. "Tim" Litle IV (BS '62), and Ellen D. Williams (PhD '82) are this year's recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award.
02/11/2016 17:53:40
Lori Dajose
On February 4, Caltech welcomed Dr. Laila Lalami as part of the writer-in-residence program.
02/08/2016 12:04:05
Ker Than
A hormone implicated in monogamy and aggression in animals also promotes trust and cooperation in humans in risky situations, Caltech researchers say.
01/26/2016 08:56:38
Kimm Fesenmaier
The division will mark the anniversary with a lecture series, inviting distinguished HSS alumni and faculty members—both past and present—to speak about their work and the impact that Caltech has had on their careers. Historian and Caltech professor emeritus Daniel Kevles will deliver the first lecture on Thursday, January 28, at 5 p.m. in Caltech's Baxter Lecture Hall.
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