As the curtains were closing on his high school days, Mojolaoluwa “Josh” Sonola had a choice to make. Stay near home and go to Georgia Tech, or strike out for the West Coast and study at Caltech?
Established by businessman Walter Kortschak (MS ’82) in 2017, the program gives students from the computing and mathematical sciences the freedom to explore bold new ideas.
The Caltech community formally dedicated the long-awaited Hameetman Center on Thursday, February 28.
Caltech has a new professorship in the social sciences, courtesy of retired anthropology professor Thayer “Ted” Scudder and his wife, Eliza Scudder.
Caltech Distinguished Alumni Award winner and senior trustee Milton Chang (PhD ’69) has endowed a professorship with a linked research fund to foster creative thinking and big ideas.
Gift from alumnus and family offers flexible funding for multidisciplinary studies of planets familiar and far away.
A gift that allows for a new hybrid approach to a longstanding program will help the Institute connect with more students across Southern California and enhance graduate student engagement in educational endeavors.
A group that began as a student social support network has raised more than $1 million to endow a fellowship fund for graduate students at Caltech.
Members of the Space Innovation Council support astronomy and planetary science research at Caltech and JPL.