Campus Life News

07/07/2015 09:29:45
Douglas Smith
After serving the last six years as the dean of graduate studies, Joseph Shepherd (PhD '81), the C. L. "Kelly" Johnson Professor of Aeronautics and professor of mechanical engineering, is taking on a new leadership role as the vice president for student affairs.
02/24/2015 17:09:55
Wayne Lewis
Endowment was inspired by Caltech's distinctive approach to fundamental research and education, and strong track record of volunteer leadership.
02/18/2015 20:32:56
Kathy Svitil
The Caltech men's and women's basketball teams both notched historic wins this week, with the women winning their first SCIAC game in 5 years and the men their third straight home conference win.
02/09/2015 13:44:29
Shayna Chabner McKinney
Just days after shaking off a 55-game conference losing streak, the Caltech men's basketball team accomplished something it had not in 44 years—two Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) wins in one season.
02/05/2015 15:40:34
Shayna Chabner McKinney
With a game-winning basket at the buzzer, the Caltech men's basketball team snapped a 55-game, four-year SCIAC losing streak with a 49-47 victory over the University of Redlands on February 3.
02/06/2015 10:30:38
Kimm Fesenmaier
Joanna Austin, Caltech's newest aerospace professor, investigates how the mechanics of gas acceleration affect spacecraft entering a planet's atmosphere, the dynamics of volcanic eruptions, and more.
01/27/2015 11:47:34
Stacey Hong and Ann Motrunich
$7.8 million gift will support technological creativity and educational opportunities for advancing space exploration
01/27/2015 09:44:41
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
New Assistant Professor of Biology Yuki Oka studies the behavioral triggers for thirst and maintaining bodily homeostasis for survival.
01/08/2015 13:32:06
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
The leaders of Caltech's student organizations have the opportunity to both represent their peers and "peek behind the curtain" of academia.
12/19/2014 11:51:47
Kimm Fesenmaier
All those political statements that we, as humans, make? Alexander Hirsch, a new associate professor of political science at Caltech, creates mathematical models to actually test them.
12/12/2014 11:25:38
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Thomas Vidick, assistant professor of computing and mathematical sciences, works to apply algorithms to quantum systems.
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