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02/07/2019

Caltech Athletics Opens New Weight Room

Jon Nalick
Caltech Athletics recently opened a new 1,200-square-foot weight room in the south side of Brown Gym.
Closeup of free weights
01/25/2019

Senior Named Churchill Scholar

Lori Dajose
Daniel Assumpcao is one of 16 students in the country to be selected for the scholarship, which funds one academic year of graduate study at the University of Cambridge.
Daniel Assumpcao
01/16/2019

Caltech's New CARE Team Provides Coordinated Support for Students

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
01/02/2019

Community College Students Thrive at Caltech

Robert Perkins
Through a program run by the nonprofit Base 11, community college students can come work with researchers at Caltech.
Base 11
12/13/2018

New Visual Culture Program Coming to Campus

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
11/19/2018

A Conversation with April Castañeda

Judy Hill
The leader of Caltech’s equity office talks about her new role and why putting everything under one roof will benefit the Institute.
photo of April Castañeda
11/13/2018

Caltech Family Weekend Provides a Glimpse of Undergraduate Life

Shayna Chabner McKinney
More than 100 families participated in the annual event.
Members of the Butkovich family at Caltech Family Weekend 2018
10/22/2018

Making Climate Science Understandable for Everyone

Robert Perkins
Caltech graduate student Zach Erickson helped explain climate science to nonscientists at an event in San Francisco.
photo of Zach Erickson
09/25/2018

Caltech Unveils New Major and Minor in Information and Data Sciences

Robert Perkins
Caltech has created a new interdisciplinary major that teaches students to process, communicate, and analyze big data
colorful circuit board image
09/24/2018

Caltech Scholars are Charged to 'Sculpt' Their Own Experience, Learning

Elise Cutts
Caltech officially welcomed its new undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, and their friends and families at Convocation 2018.
Incoming students and postdoctoral scholars gathered with friends, family, and Caltech faculty and administrators at the 16th annual convocation ceremony.