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Watson Lecture on June 29: Josh Willis on the Grand Sustainability Challenge of Tackling Sea Level Rise
06/24/2022

Watson Lecture on June 29: Josh Willis on the Grand Sustainability Challenge of Tackling Sea Level Rise

Andrew Moseman
On Wednesday, June 29, at 5 p.m. PDT, Josh Willis, climate scientist at JPL, which Caltech manages for NASA, will conclude the 2021–22 Watson Lecture season with "Tackling Sea Level Rise from Above and Below."
Photo of JPL researcher Josh Willis aboard a small aircraft wearing a flightsuit and holding a cylindrical launching tube used in the OMG mission.
The Caltech Heritage Project's Oral Histories Capture the Institute's Long Legacy
06/24/2022

The Caltech Heritage Project's Oral Histories Capture the Institute's Long Legacy

Andrew Moseman
"There is current value in understanding an institution’s collective memory and putting it to specific strategic use,” says Zierler.
David Zierler
Summer Research Begins on Campus
06/13/2022

Summer Research Begins on Campus

After a two-year absence during the pandemic, undergraduate summer research fully returns to campus.
A collage showing undergraduate students participating in various kinds of research.
Caltech Celebrates 128th Commencement on Campus
06/10/2022

Caltech Celebrates 128th Commencement on Campus

Andrew Moseman
On Friday, June 10, 2022, Caltech held its 128th Commencement with a ceremony on campus, marking the first in-person Commencement since 2019.
Students in caps and gowns celebrate commencement as orange confetti flies in the air.
Congratulations, Graduates!
06/10/2022

Congratulations, Graduates!

Today we celebrate our 2022 graduates! Watch our 128th Commencement ceremony now.
Commencement 2022
Getting Personal with Caltech's Newest Alumni
06/07/2022

Getting Personal with Caltech's Newest Alumni

Andrew Moseman
New Caltech alumni discuss how their lives have changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and what’s on their mind as they approach Caltech’s first in-person commencement in three years.
The class of 2022
Caltech sustainability conference: How to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
06/06/2022

Caltech sustainability conference: How to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Ben Peltz
Join CE10 on June 14-15 for a free series of live-streamed talks focused on dramatically reducing global warming gas emissions
Solar panels in a grassy field
The 2022 Caltech Space Challenge—to Titan and Back
05/26/2022

The 2022 Caltech Space Challenge—to Titan and Back

Ben Peltz
Two teams of university students from around the globe were given five days to design an autonomous mission to collect samples from Saturn's largest moon.
Titan
Sidelined by COVID, Graduate Student-Athletes Get Another Shot to Compete
05/25/2022

Sidelined by COVID, Graduate Student-Athletes Get Another Shot to Compete

Marisa Demers
Two student-athletes who saw their senior seasons canceled because of COVID-19 are getting a second chance to compete and break records, this time as Caltech graduate students.
Graduate student Margaret Trautner running in white jersey and black shorts
The Traditions That Make Caltech
05/20/2022

The Traditions That Make Caltech

Andrew Moseman
The annual events that define the Caltech experience, such as Ditch Day, which occurs on May 20 this year, both create and reflect the Institute’s culture of innovation and creativity.
Black and white photo of Ditch Day in 1966, with hanging furntiture