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Admiral Michael G. Mullen Elected as New Caltech Trustee
10/29/2019

Admiral Michael G. Mullen Elected as New Caltech Trustee

The retired admiral supports a number of organizations focused on veterans and their families.
columns and arches at Caltech
Caltech Releases Results of AAU 2019 Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Sexual Misconduct
10/15/2019

Caltech Releases Results of AAU 2019 Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Sexual Misconduct

Kathy Svitil
The 2019 survey was a follow-up to the 2015 Campus Climate Survey and is part a broader commitment by Caltech and its peers to understand these issues and improve the campus climate.
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Julia Greer Named Director of the Kavli Nanoscience Institute at Caltech
10/03/2019

Julia Greer Named Director of the Kavli Nanoscience Institute at Caltech

Marionne Epalle
Julia Greer will take the helm at the Kavli Nanoscience Institute at Caltech
Julia Greer
Stewart and Lynda Resnick Pledge $750 Million to Caltech to Support Environmental Sustainability Research
09/26/2019

Stewart and Lynda Resnick Pledge $750 Million to Caltech to Support Environmental Sustainability Research

Kathy Svitil
Commitment will bring together experts across campus, and provide shared facilities with unparalleled instrumentation, to advance bold new solutions to energy and sustainability challenges
Lynda Resnick, Caltech President Thomas F. Rosenbaum, and Stewart Resnick
Jennifer Lum Named Caltech General Counsel
07/29/2019

Jennifer Lum Named Caltech General Counsel

Jennifer Lum, deputy general counsel at Caltech, has been named the Institute's new general counsel.
Jennifer Lum
Dexter A. Bailey, Jr., Appointed Vice President for Advancement and Alumni Relations
06/17/2019

Dexter A. Bailey, Jr., Appointed Vice President for Advancement and Alumni Relations

A nationally recognized leader, Bailey brings more than two decades of development experience to the campus.
Dexter A. Bailey, Jr.
Caltech Faculty Receive Named Professorships
06/12/2019

Caltech Faculty Receive Named Professorships

During the 2018–19 academic year, Caltech recognized three faculty members with the Institute's most distinguished award for individual faculty—a named professorship.
NSF Director France Córdova to Speak at Caltech's 125th Commencement Ceremony
03/28/2019

NSF Director France Córdova to Speak at Caltech's 125th Commencement Ceremony

Davin Malasarn
The distinguished astrophysicist, director of the National Science Foundation (NSF), and Caltech alumna (PhD '79), will give the keynote speech at Caltech's 2019 Commencement ceremony on June 14.
Headshot of France Córdova
LIGO Receives New Funding to Search for More Extreme Cosmic Events
02/14/2019

LIGO Receives New Funding to Search for More Extreme Cosmic Events

Whitney Clavin
The NSF is awarding Caltech and MIT $20.4 million to upgrade LIGO, with additional funding coming from the United Kingdom and Australia.
Engineers installing Advanced LIGO upgrades.
Caltech and The Huntington Launch Research Institute for History of Science and Technology
02/13/2019

Caltech and The Huntington Launch Research Institute for History of Science and Technology

Caltech and The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens are establishing the Advanced Research Institute in the History of Science and Technology.
A colorful collage showing bits from the history of science and technology, including a portrait of Ada Lovelace, a castle, a steam locomotive, Nikola Tesla, and a PDP-7 computer