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Virtual Rotation Carries a Classic Caltech Tradition Through the Pandemic
01/22/2021

Virtual Rotation Carries a Classic Caltech Tradition Through the Pandemic

Andrew Moseman
Together with the Institute’s Office of Residential Experience, the houses created a virtual version of rotation for January 2021.
Virtual Caltech campus
How Zoom Supported the New Virtual Society and Then Adapted to the World It Created
01/21/2021

How Zoom Supported the New Virtual Society and Then Adapted to the World It Created

Andrew Moseman
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Zoom founder and CEO Eric Yuan
Caltech to Remove the Names of Robert A. Millikan and Five Other Eugenics Proponents
01/15/2021

Caltech to Remove the Names of Robert A. Millikan and Five Other Eugenics Proponents

The decision will lead to the renaming of three campus buildings, including Millikan Library, and a student residence.
aerial view of the Caltech campus
A Conversation with Accessibility Services Specialist Marc Lazar
01/14/2021

A Conversation with Accessibility Services Specialist Marc Lazar

Judy Hill
Marc Lazar recently joined Caltech in the newly created position of accessibility services specialist within Caltech Accessibility Services for Students (CASS).
Photo of Marc Lazar
Dr. Lindsey Malcom-Piqueux (MS '03) Named Inaugural Assistant Vice President for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Assessment
01/11/2021

Dr. Lindsey Malcom-Piqueux (MS '03) Named Inaugural Assistant Vice President for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Assessment

Dr. Malcom-Piqueux brings a research-informed approach to enhance and expand Caltech's diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts.
Lindsey Malcom-Piqueux
Caltech Student Investment Fund Passes Million-Dollar Mark
01/05/2021

Caltech Student Investment Fund Passes Million-Dollar Mark

Andrew Moseman
Started in 1978 to give students hands-on investment experience, the Student Investment Fund also uses its earnings to support student organizations.
Financial markets
#CaltechTogether: Abby Jiang
12/20/2020

#CaltechTogether: Abby Jiang

Judy Hill
#CaltechTogether is a special edition of #SoCaltech spotlighting the many ways members of our community are joining together to support one another and to take responsibility for our collective health and well-being during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jiang smiling at the camera, outdoors in a black t-shirt
2020: A Year In Review
12/17/2020

2020: A Year In Review

Reflecting on community achievements in a year of international upheaval
Composition of images from highlighted stories throughout 2020
Watson Lecture on December 9: David Anderson Explores "The Inner Life of the Brain: Fear, Sex, and Violence"
12/04/2020

Watson Lecture on December 9: David Anderson Explores "The Inner Life of the Brain: Fear, Sex, and Violence"

How can we study an animal's internal state when we do not know if it has subjective feelings? In this lecture, Anderson will describe a new approach to this problem.
David Anderson
New Visa Rules Set Aside by U.S. District Court
12/02/2020

New Visa Rules Set Aside by U.S. District Court

In response to a lawsuit filed by Caltech and other plaintiffs, new H-1B visa rules were set aside.
photo of arches in Blacker House