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As the U.S. Supreme Court tackles many hot-button issues, its justices recently received advice from two HSS professors on an issue that has huge implications for the nation's politics—partisan gerrymandering.

gerrymandering
Emily Velasco
New assistant professors of political science Michael Gibilisco and Gabriel Lopez-Moctezuma chat about their research, hopes for collaboration, and what they find interesting in today's politics.
Emily Velasco
With its federal funding renewed for another five years, Caltech's Conte Center aims to tackle even more complex questions about how humans make decisions.
Shayna Chabner McKinney
A sneak peek of design concepts and planning for the construction of the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Neuroscience Research Building.
Shayna Chabner McKinney
An accomplished researcher, academic leader, and longtime Caltech community member, Tirrell will become the chief academic officer
Lori Dajose
Caltech's 123rd annual commencement

The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences congratulates our new PhD and Bachelor of Science recipients in the class of 2017:

Graduate Students

2017 Graduates
Lori Dajose
Underrepresented minority postdoctoral scholars discuss their experiences with the AGEP program at Caltech.
Break Through, publicly launched just over a year ago, is already the most successful campaign in Caltech’s history.
Twenty-five professors are recognized with the Institute’s highest honor.

As the 2016–2017 school year draws to a close, the Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences is pleased to recognize the winners of its research and writing prizes.

2016-2017 Prize Winners
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