11/21/2016 08:02:49
Robert Perkins
The 32nd International von Kármán Wings Award goes to Caltech alumnus and trustee Charles Trimble, famed for commercializing GPS technology.
Award presentation
11/11/2016 17:55:56
On Friday, November 11, the Institute celebrated Veterans Day with a special event honoring the service and contributions of veterans at Caltech, JPL, and across the nation.
photo of Colonel Nancy Sumner, California Air National Guard, USAF Ret.
11/11/2016 15:50:00
Lori Dajose
New assistant professor of cognitive neuroscience Dean Mobbs discusses how we respond to environmental threats.
Dean Mobbs
11/10/2016 09:37:31
Alyce Nicolo
Caltech alumnus Howard Jessen (BS ’46) recently donated to Caltech to help enrich humanities instruction and create opportunities for early-career PhDs. Jessen, who came to Caltech by way of the Navy’s V-12 program—a World War II program through which future officers were able to earn bachelor's degrees—took time to reflect on his experience.
Members of the V-12 navy unit at Caltech in 1941
11/02/2016 08:59:34
Anybody can smash a pumpkin, but students at Caltech do it on a grand scale.
Photo of pumpkin falling
10/28/2016 11:33:41
Robert Perkins
New faculty member Andrew Stuart uses mathematics to study basic questions about how to interface sophisticated mathematical models with data.
Andrew Stuart
10/26/2016 12:05:35
Steve Ritea
Spencer Abraham, Rebecka Belldegrun, and alumna Ann Stimmler Johnson have been elected to the Caltech Board of Trustees.
10/24/2016 10:47:13
Lori Dajose
A conversation with Alice Michel (BS '16), who spearheaded the effort to give geobiology a home on Wikipedia.
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
10/10/2016 10:23:27
Jon Nalick
To expand weekend on-campus dining options, Chandler Café is now open from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. each Saturday and Sunday.
photo of student eating at Chandler Dining Hall
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