10/15/2016 09:46:18
Caltech's historic 400-year-old Engelmann oak has been severely weakened by a fungal infection and the ongoing drought.
photo of Caltech's Engelmann oak tree
06/09/2016 14:15:30
Lori Dajose
Senior Laura Shou has received a Graduate Study Scholarship to pursue a master's degree in Germany.
06/22/2016 11:09:47
Ben Tomlin
Will Peterson (BS '02) was offered the chance every lawyer dreams of, to argue before the Supreme Court, but the former software engineer had less than four months to prepare his case.
06/06/2016 12:13:39
Lori Oliwenstein
Caltech celebrated its 61st Annual Service & Impact Awards on June 2, 2016, honoring more than 300 staff members with service ranging from 10 to 50 years.
06/06/2016 08:18:19
Betzig received the award for his groundbreaking contributions to microscopy. He pioneered a method known as single-molecule microscopy, or “nanoscopy,” which allows cellular structures at the nanoscale to be observed using an optical microscope, for which he shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2014.
06/02/2016 06:23:39
Whitney Clavin
The $1 million Kavli Prize in Astrophysics has been awarded to the three founders of LIGO.
06/01/2016 08:22:53
Lori Dajose
Mary Webster, executive assistant to President Thomas F. Rosenbaum and secretary of the Board of Trustees, is being recognized for 50 years of service to Caltech at the annual Staff Service and Impact Awards.
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.
05/27/2016 08:12:45
Ramanuj Basu
Today students celebrate Ditch Day, one of Caltech's oldest traditions.
05/20/2016 13:14:59
Lori Dajose
Fernando Brandão explains quantum information science and its power to revolutionize computing and cryptographic systems.
05/16/2016 12:02:16
Jon Nalick
The MACH 33 program pairs playwrights with science advisers from Caltech and JPL who can inform the plays' fictional worlds with scientific authenticity and insight to produce richer dramatic works.
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