Through a program run by the nonprofit Base 11, community college students can come work with researchers at Caltech.
An update on the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience, two years after the Chens announced their historic gift to Caltech
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.
Researchers from across the country team up to re-engineer climate modeling.
Caltech and City of Hope’s Biomedical Research Initiative has reached its 10th anniversary and has funded 53 projects.
They built bridges. Defused explosives. Defended freedom. For generations, Caltech alumni have served the United States. To commemorate Veterans Day, we share a few stories of alumni veterans’ military service, their years on campus, and their Caltech philanthropy.
Since he saw Sputnik 1 as a child, Caltech trustee and Distinguished Alumni Award winner David W. Thompson (MS ’78) has been reaching for the stars.
The NIH Director’s Pioneer Award, given to “exceptionally creative scientists,” is part of its High-Risk, High-Reward Research program.
Anneila Sargent (MS ’67, PhD ’78), Caltech’s Ira S. Bowen Professor of Astronomy, Emeritus, has made a gift to establish the Wallace L. W. Sargent Fellowship. With this fellowship, she is supporting tomorrow’s scientists and engineers while also honoring her late husband. Wallace “Wal” Sargent, former Ira S. Bowen Professor of Astronomy, served on the Caltech faculty from 1966 until his death in 2012.
Caltech has created a new interdisciplinary major that teaches students to process, communicate, and analyze big data