In Our Community

01/22/2019 10:44:12
Whitney Clavin
The 2019 National Academy of Sciences Award in Chemical Sciences goes to Jacqueline Barton.
Jacqueline Barton
01/16/2019 11:42:26
Jon Nalick
Focus is on early intervention to mitigate personal crises and promote student success.
Black and white silhouette of a female counselor interacting with a female patient
01/07/2019 11:14:42
Omer Tamuz, this year’s Biedebach Memorial Lecturer, will describe some classical results from random walk research and a surprising connection to economics.
photo of Omer Tamuz
01/05/2019 17:51:22
The Caltech president, emeritus; life member of Caltech's Board of Trustees; and former secretary of the U.S. Department of Defense, passed away on January 4, 2019. He was 91 years old.
photo of Harold Brown
01/02/2019 15:32:41
Robert Perkins
Through a program run by the nonprofit Base 11, community college students can come work with researchers at Caltech.
Base 11
12/19/2018 09:10:01
Lori Dajose
An international summit to discuss human genome editing took place from November 27–29, 2018, amid a surprising report that the first-ever genetically modified babies had been born.
12/14/2018 08:42:05
Lori Dajose
An update on the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience, two years after the Chens announced their historic gift to Caltech
12/13/2018 17:07:32
A grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will allow Caltech to create a new program in visual culture that will involve students, researchers, and artists.
A colorful collage consisting of imagery of neon signs, art, and 3D glasses
12/11/2018 10:14:45
Emily Velasco
Jacqueline Barton, CCE division chair, and David Tirrell, Caltech provost, have been named as fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
Side-by-side portraits of Jacqueline Barton and David Tirrel
12/10/2018 09:33:13
Fiona Cowie, professor of philosophy at Caltech, passed away on Sunday, December 9, from complications due to cancer. She was 55 years old.
photo of Fiona Cowie