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Emily Velasco
Michael Ewens of Caltech and Richard Townsend of UC San Diego examined data for nearly 18,000 start-ups and found that companies started by women have a harder time finding funding because male investors prefer companies started by men.
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
Jennifer Jahner's collaboration with Caltech history professor Warren Brown led to the inaugural two-year program of the Caltech-Huntington Humanities Collaborations.
Emily Velasco
Jean Ensminger recently testified before a House of Representatives Committee on corruption in the World Bank.
jean-ensminger
Lori Oliwenstein
Caltech celebrated its 62nd Annual Service and Impact Awards on Thursday, June 1, 2017, honoring 397 staff members.
Emily Velasco
Wolfram Schultz, whose work has focused on how neurons gauge rewards, will be the inaugural speaker of a new lecture series on neuroscience.
Lori Oliwenstein
Philanthropists Tianqiao Chen and Chrissy Luo support brain research that promotes and improves the well-being of humanity.
Lori Dajose
Nicolás Wey-Gómez will give the May 10 Watson Lecture about the voyages of Christopher Columbus.
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