Innovative Alumni Return to Inspire Students

Caltech's Innovation Week speakers offered guidance, experience, and encouragement to the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Caltech and the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute Launch Major Neuroscience Initiative

Initiative kicked off with $115 million gift from philanthropists Tianqiao Chen and Chrissy Luo to establish a new institute and provide continuous funds for neuroscience research. Caltech to construct $200 million biosciences complex that will include new institute.

The Real-life Pride and Prejudices of Jane Austen

Caltech's partnership with The Huntington enriches students' studies.

Human Fear and the Social Brain: A Conversation with Dean Mobbs

New assistant professor of cognitive neuroscience Dean Mobbs discusses how we respond to environmental threats.

An Alumnus’ Perspective: The Caltech Experience During Wartime

Caltech alumnus Howard Jessen (BS ’46) recently donated to Caltech to help enrich humanities instruction and create opportunities for early-career PhDs. Jessen, who came to Caltech by way of the Navy’s V-12 program—a World War II program through which future officers were able to earn bachelor's degrees—took time to reflect on his experience.

SURF 2016

Domestic violence in 19th-century England, teaching a computer to play an Atari game—a glimpse at undergraduate research at Caltech.

Third Round of BRAIN Funding

The National Institutes of Health has awarded grants to six Caltech professors as part of the BRAIN Initiative.

SURF Seminar Day 2016

On October 15, students will present their research at the annual SURF Seminar Day.

Caltech's Humanities and Social Sciences Division Hosts Lecture Series

As part of the 50th anniversary of Caltech's Humanities and Social Sciences division, John Sutherland gave a lecture about George Ellery Hale.

No Rest for a Nobelist

For the vast majority of the 34 Caltech faculty and alumni who have together won 35 Nobels, the award is just the beginning.

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