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06/14/2017

Senior Thesis Symposium 2017

On Friday, June 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm in 153 Noyes, the Division of Chemistry and Chemical...
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06/12/2017

A Community that Cares

At Caltech, Mojolaoluwa “Josh” Sonola found a community of like-minded undergraduate scholars.
Mojolaoluwa “Josh” Sonola
06/12/2017

Researchers Find a Surprise Just Beneath the Surface in Carbon Dioxide Experiment

Whitney Clavin
Theorists and experimentalists worked together to discover something new in carbon dioxide experiment.
Copper foil microscopic image
06/01/2017

Caltech Celebrates Staff Service and Impact

Lori Oliwenstein
Caltech celebrated its 62nd Annual Service and Impact Awards on Thursday, June 1, 2017, honoring 397 staff members.
Michael Walsh, an engineer in the Division of Biology and Biological Engineering, was honored for his 45 years of service to the Institute.
06/01/2017

Caltech Program Fosters Scientific Curiosity in Pasadena Unified Students

Jon Nalick
Caltech volunteers bring eye-popping, hands-on science demonstrations to local schools.
First-year geophysics graduate student Celeste Labedz shows off the results of her comet-making demonstration at a May 18 Science Night event at Field Elementary School in Pasadena.
05/30/2017

Lessons in the Lab

Nobel laureate Robert H. Grubbs shapes fields of science, but his door is always open to students.
Caltech senior Andrew Romine
05/30/2017

Class Act: Chemistry 101

A newly reinvented class gives undergrads a low-stakes way to explore topics in chemistry.
Graduate student Kelsey Boyle, who is co-teaching (with Rebekah Silva), a tutorial course on DNA and cancer for the newly reinvented Chemistry 101. Photo/Caltech
05/25/2017

Chemistry Student Receives Fulbright Fellowship

Emily Velasco
Gerri Roberts, a chemistry student, has received a Fulbright fellowship to study new anti-cancer drugs in Germany.
Gerri Roberts
05/25/2017

Nitrogen Fixation Research Could Shed Light on Biological Mystery

Emily Velasco
New research could make fertilizer production more environmentally friendly while shedding light on a biological mystery.
Fertilizer is applied to an agricultural field.
05/22/2017

Taking a Closer Look at Genetic Switches in Cancer

Whitney Clavin
Caltech biochemists have uncovered details of a protein that controls blood cell production in an aggressive form of leukemia.
Diagram of DPF2 in cell