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Women Advocating for Women

03/30/2021

## Women Advocating for Women

Judy Hill

Women-led groups across campus provide support and community, an effect that is multiplied when they come together under the umbrella of Caltech's Women's Engagement Board.

Math Professor Makes Breakthrough in Ramsey Numbers

03/17/2021

## Math Professor Makes Breakthrough in Ramsey Numbers

Whitney Clavin

David Conlon and his colleague have dramatically shrunk the uncertainty for a math problem related to the "friends and strangers" theorem.

2020: A Year In Review

12/17/2020

## 2020: A Year In Review

Reflecting on community achievements in a year of international upheaval

Juggling in Dublin

08/25/2020

## Juggling in Dublin

Whitney Clavin

David Conlon discusses mysteries of numbers and what it takes to juggle five balls.

Reimagining a Community-Building and Mentorship Program for Incoming Students

08/13/2020

## Reimagining a Community-Building and Mentorship Program for Incoming Students

Andrew Moseman

The Freshmen Summer Research Institute is an annual institution that eases the transition between high school and the Caltech experience for students from underrepresented or underserved communities.

Math Professor and Students Take 'Random Walk' Together

03/26/2020

## Math Professor and Students Take 'Random Walk' Together

Whitney Clavin

A solution to a math problem "just flowed out," according to math student.

Nikolai Makarov Honored with 2020 Schock Prize

03/19/2020

## Nikolai Makarov Honored with 2020 Schock Prize

Whitney Clavin

Caltech mathematician Nikolai Makarov has won the 2020 Schock Prize in mathematics.

The Evolution of Shape

01/17/2020

## The Evolution of Shape

Whitney Clavin

A Q&A with Lu Wang about the mathematics of changing shapes

Caltech Faculty Honored with Breakthrough and New Horizons Prizes

09/06/2019

## Caltech Faculty Honored with Breakthrough and New Horizons Prizes

Robert Perkins and Whitney Clavin

Caltech's Katherine L. (Katie) Bouman, Xie Chen, and Xinwen Zhu recognized for contributions in physics and mathematics.

Philip Isett Wins Clay Award

08/30/2019

## Philip Isett Wins Clay Award

Whitney Clavin

The Clay Research Award honors "outstanding achievements of the world's most gifted mathematicians."