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Teaching Film in the Time of Zoom
06/22/2020

Teaching Film in the Time of Zoom

Judy Hill
English professor Cathy Jurca makes changes to her introductory film class to adapt to remote learning during the pandemic.
Battleship Potemkin still
Two Caltech Grads Selected for Fulbright Fellowships
06/15/2020

Two Caltech Grads Selected for Fulbright Fellowships

Robert Perkins
Once travel restrictions ease, recent Caltech graduates Jade Livingston (BS '20) and Karen Pham (BS '20) will travel abroad to pursue research in biology and geology.
Livingston and Pham
Caltech Celebrates 126th Commencement Virtually
06/12/2020

Caltech Celebrates 126th Commencement Virtually

Jon Nalick
Thousands gather at a distance and online to honor graduates
A sign in front of Beckman Auditorium offers congratulations to the Class of 2020.
Caltech Undergrads Receive Goldwater Scholarships
06/11/2020

Caltech Undergrads Receive Goldwater Scholarships

Four Caltech undergraduates have been selected to receive Goldwater Scholarships.
Caltech campus.
Caltech Announces Two-Year Moratorium on SAT and ACT Requirements
06/07/2020

Caltech Announces Two-Year Moratorium on SAT and ACT Requirements

Jon Nalick
The change, in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, applies to all first-year students applying to Caltech for Fall 2021 and Fall 2022.
Hand with pencil fills in scantron bubbles
Caltech Sends Off 2020 Seniors in Virtual Style
06/04/2020

Caltech Sends Off 2020 Seniors in Virtual Style

Andrew Moseman
The Office of Residential Experience has reinvented the traditional celebration of the Institute’s seniors for the remote-learning era.
Wine bottles and books
Caltech Names Kevin Gilmartin as Next Vice President for Student Affairs
05/18/2020

Caltech Names Kevin Gilmartin as Next Vice President for Student Affairs

Lori Oliwenstein
Gilmartin, Caltech's current dean of undergraduate students, will succeed the current vice president, Joseph E. Shepherd (PhD '81).
Kevin Gilmartin
Culinary Caltech: Bring a taste of campus to your home kitchen
05/01/2020

Culinary Caltech: Bring a taste of campus to your home kitchen

Judy Hill
For those members of the Caltech community near and far who miss the campus and its people, these recipes should help bring the spirit of Caltech right into your kitchens.
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Connecting from a Distance: The New Prefrosh Experience
04/15/2020

Connecting from a Distance: The New Prefrosh Experience

Jon Nalick
Personalized messages, online video chats aim to offer sense of community in age of COVID-19.
Nobel laureate Frances Arnold, the Linus Pauling Professor of Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering and Biochemistry, discusses her career during a video chat with more than 175 prospective students.
Caltech Graduate Student Receives P. D. Soros Fellowship
04/14/2020

Caltech Graduate Student Receives P. D. Soros Fellowship

Andrew Moseman
The program awards a $90,000 graduate school fellowship to children of New Americans
columns and arches at Caltech