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Caltech Signs Agreement to Provide Open Access to Computing Research
04/02/2020

Caltech Signs Agreement to Provide Open Access to Computing Research

Emily Velasco
The Institute and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) will begin providing the public with free access to research articles published in ACM journals.
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Caltech Announces the 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners
03/03/2020

Caltech Announces the 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners

Four alumni are this year's recipients of the highest honor the Institute bestows upon a graduate.
Distinguished Alumni Award recipients for 2020
Aerospace Leader and Influential Advisor Norman R. Augustine to Give Caltech's 126th Commencement Address
02/27/2020

Aerospace Leader and Influential Advisor Norman R. Augustine to Give Caltech's 126th Commencement Address

The retired CEO of Lockheed Martin Corporation and former chair of the Council of the National Academy of Engineering will deliver the keynote address on June 12.
sea of graduation caps at Commencement
Melany Hunt Awarded Caltech's Top Teaching Award
02/25/2020

Melany Hunt Awarded Caltech's Top Teaching Award

Robert Perkins
Engineering's Melany Hunt will receive the annual Feynman Prize for Excellence in Teaching.
Melany Hunt
Ralph Amos Appointed to Lead Caltech's Alumni Association
01/08/2020

Ralph Amos Appointed to Lead Caltech's Alumni Association

Lori Oliwenstein
Ralph Amos has been named as Caltech’s assistant vice president for alumni relations and executive director of the Caltech Alumni Association (CAA).
Ralph Amos
From the Break Through Campaign: Alvarez Professorships Promote the Power of Great Teaching at Caltech
11/22/2019

From the Break Through Campaign: Alvarez Professorships Promote the Power of Great Teaching at Caltech

Richard Alvarez (BS '57) has given $6 million to the Institute to establish two endowed professorships which "will strengthen the Institute’s ability to recruit and foster the work of outstanding faculty who will educate and inspire new generations of students.”
Professor of Mechanical and Civil Engineering Domniki Asimaki with undergraduates
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.
Columns along a covered walkway
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