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From the Break Through Campaign: Covering All His Bases

Thanks to scholarships, Alex Wuschner can play baseball and try the dozen other things that make his Caltech experience fulfilling.
Alex Wuschner

Caltech to Celebrate National Postdoc Appreciation Week September 16–20

Jon Nalick
Event highlights key roles of postdocs as researchers, instructors, and mentors.
Jiamiao Yang, a postdoctoral scholar in the Caltech Optical Imaging Laboratory, adjusts a photoacoustic microscope.

Summer Research Takes a Medieval Turn

Judy Hill
Delving into manuscripts, a SURF student finds a new focus
Jennifer Jahner and Amy Windham

The Power of Scholarships

In this video, Diandra Almasco (BS ’19) describes how her Caltech education in mechanical engineering, which was supported by multiple endowed scholarships, helped harness and refine her design skills.
Diandra Almasco

CS + Social Good

Jennifer Torres-Siders
Through TechReach, a new student club, Caltech undergrads aim to use tech skills to address social problems
Students Andrew Hess, Myra Cheng, and Nivetha Karthikeyan, founders of the TechReach club, sit in the Annenberg Center for Information Science and Technology.

Students Receive 2019 Awards

Emily Velasco
Outstanding students from many disciplines have been presented with awards for their achievements.
A portrait of several students who won the 2019 Robert L. Noland Leadership Award

For Caltech Scholarship Recipients, Opportunities Abound

At the Institute’s annual scholarship reception on May 19, Caltech President Thomas F. Rosenbaum introduced a panel of four students who reflected on the difference this support has made in their lives.
Scholarship brunch panelists with moderator Kevin Gilmartin

Academic Regalia: The Colors of Commencement

Megan Hazle
The academic regalia worn by graduates at commencement dates back many centuries, with the gown's cut and velvet trimming indicating academic rank, and tassels, cords, and medallions denoting various honors.
Photo showing the different types of academic regalia worn by graduating Caltech students.

Electrical Engineering Major Wins NPSC Fellowship

Robert Perkins
Caltech senior Meera Krishnamoorthy has received a fellowship from the National Physical Science Consortium

In Situ and Out of Context

In search of inspiration for a senior research project on an opportunistic pathogen, Caltech junior and biology major Jade Livingston assembled an ad hoc think tank of physics and engineering students.
Jade Livingston