The Sustainable City

The Sustainable City

The United Nations predicts that 70% of the world’s population will live in urban centers in the next 30 years. The city of the future will need to function differently than it does today, and the change over the next three decades will be rapid.

The Sustainable City

The Lesson Plan for AI

The Lesson Plan for AI

How Advances in Edtech Can Help Ensure Educational Equity

The Lesson Plan for AI

2022 Alumni Weekend and Reunions

2022 Alumni Weekend and Reunions

Come back to the Caltech campus on October 21-23, 2022, for a weekend of activities and reconnect with your Techer community!

2022 Alumni Weekend and Reunions

Caltech Names Its Three Newest Distinguished Alumni

Caltech Names Its Three Newest Distinguished Alumni

For 2022, the Institute has named Sudhir Kumar Jain (MS '80, PhD '83), Bette Korber (PhD '88), and Kam-Yin Lau (BS '78, MS '78, PhD '81) as its DAA recipients. They join 274 other Caltech alumni who, since 1966, have been lauded for their work in science, engineering, business, and the arts.

Caltech Names Its Three Newest Distinguished Alumni

It's In The DNA

It's In The DNA

At 23andMe, Jennifer Low MD, PhD (BS ‘90), helps put the precision into precision medicine.

It's In The DNA

Technology for All

Technology for All

Google’s Eve Andersson, MS (BS ’96), on how accessible design can foster both inclusion and innovation.

Technology for All

Making A Federal Case for Climate Action

Making A Federal Case for Climate Action

How John Dabiri, PhD (MS ’03, PhD ’05), is helping shape the Biden administration’s plans for addressing climate change.

Making A Federal Case for Climate Action

Connect

Caltech alumni around the world know that advancing humanity through science and technology is a team effort. Our community is here to help you live your best life while making your best contribution to the world. Connect and engage with Techers around the world on the Caltech Alumni Portal - available exclusively to Caltech graduates.

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10/26/22
Cruise the Heart of Europe, featuring the Modern Engineering Feat of the Cross-continent Waterway - October 13-26, 2022

Cruise the Heart of Europe, featuring the Modern Engineering Feat of the Cross-continent Waterway - October 13-26, 2022

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10/26/22 12:00 pm
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Europe

Tour medieval Germany, explore Bratislava and Budapest, and marvel at the incredible beauty of the Rhine Gorge and Wachau Valley while on an exclusively chartered first-class ship through three of Europe’s most prolific rivers and engineering wonders.

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10/13/22
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10/26/22
Cruise the Heart of Europe, featuring the Modern Engineering Feat of the Cross-continent Waterway - October 13-26, 2022

Cruise the Heart of Europe, featuring the Modern Engineering Feat of the Cross-continent Waterway - October 13-26, 2022

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10/13/22 12:00 am
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10/26/22 12:00 pm
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Europe

Tour medieval Germany, explore Bratislava and Budapest, and marvel at the incredible beauty of the Rhine Gorge and Wachau Valley while on an exclusively chartered first-class ship through three of Europe’s most prolific rivers and engineering wonders.

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10/20/22
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10/20/22
Cryptocurrencies: A Scam, Our Savior, or Somewhere In Between?

Cryptocurrencies: A Scam, Our Savior, or Somewhere In Between?

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10/20/22 5:30 pm
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10/20/22 7:00 pm
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Google Sunnyvale Campus, Building MP1, Sunnyvale, CA

In this talk, Dr. Shaun Maguire will talk about the past, present and future of blockchains, cryptocurrencies, and what some might call "Web 3.0."

Register by October 18, 2022Contact
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10/20/22
Cryptocurrencies: A Scam, Our Savior, or Somewhere In Between?

Cryptocurrencies: A Scam, Our Savior, or Somewhere In Between?

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7:00 pm
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10/20/22 5:30 pm
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10/20/22 7:00 pm
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Google Sunnyvale Campus, Building MP1, Sunnyvale, CA

In this talk, Dr. Shaun Maguire will talk about the past, present and future of blockchains, cryptocurrencies, and what some might call "Web 3.0."

Register by October 18, 2022Contact
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10/20/22
Behind The Book: Distinguished Alumna Sandra Tsing Loh, MA (BS '83)

Behind The Book: Distinguished Alumna Sandra Tsing Loh, MA (BS '83)

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10/20/22 6:00 pm
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10/20/22 7:00 pm
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Caltech Beckman Auditorium

Caltech Behind The Book Series Presents: Distinguished Alumna Sandra Tsing Loh, MA (BS '83).

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10/20/22
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10/20/22
Behind The Book: Distinguished Alumna Sandra Tsing Loh, MA (BS '83)

Behind The Book: Distinguished Alumna Sandra Tsing Loh, MA (BS '83)

6:00 pm
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10/20/22 6:00 pm
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10/20/22 7:00 pm
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Caltech Beckman Auditorium

Caltech Behind The Book Series Presents: Distinguished Alumna Sandra Tsing Loh, MA (BS '83).

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11/15/22
Exploring Patagonia & The Skies of The Southern Hemisphere, - November 1-15, 2022

Exploring Patagonia & The Skies of The Southern Hemisphere, - November 1-15, 2022

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11/1/22 12:00 am
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Patagonia

Join Caltech Professor Fiona Harrison, PhD, on this expedition to Chile and Argentina, featuring exclusive, private visits to some of the world’s most advanced observatories and telescopes.

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11/1/22
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11/15/22
Exploring Patagonia & The Skies of The Southern Hemisphere, - November 1-15, 2022

Exploring Patagonia & The Skies of The Southern Hemisphere, - November 1-15, 2022

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11/1/22 12:00 am
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11/15/22 12:00 am
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Patagonia

Join Caltech Professor Fiona Harrison, PhD, on this expedition to Chile and Argentina, featuring exclusive, private visits to some of the world’s most advanced observatories and telescopes.

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11/5/22
In Conversation with Sudhir Kumar Jain, PhD (MS' 80, PhD '83)

In Conversation with Sudhir Kumar Jain, PhD (MS' 80, PhD '83)

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11/5/22 6:00 pm
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11/5/22 7:00 pm
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Online (Zoom)

2022 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Sudhir Kumar Jain, PhD (MS' 80, PhD '83), vice chancellor of Banaras Hindu University in India, is recognized for his lifesaving impact as India's preeminent earthquake engineer, for his research, advocacy, and establishment of training programs for engineers and of seismic building codes, and for his leadership in higher education. Jain has been an activist for earthquake safety who has undertaken numerous outreach activities.

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11/5/22
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11/5/22
In Conversation with Sudhir Kumar Jain, PhD (MS' 80, PhD '83)

In Conversation with Sudhir Kumar Jain, PhD (MS' 80, PhD '83)

6:00 pm
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11/5/22 6:00 pm
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11/5/22 7:00 pm
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Online (Zoom)

2022 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Sudhir Kumar Jain, PhD (MS' 80, PhD '83), vice chancellor of Banaras Hindu University in India, is recognized for his lifesaving impact as India's preeminent earthquake engineer, for his research, advocacy, and establishment of training programs for engineers and of seismic building codes, and for his leadership in higher education. Jain has been an activist for earthquake safety who has undertaken numerous outreach activities.

Register NowContact
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4/8/23
Legends of the Nile, featuring Cairo, Luxor & Abu Simbel – March 28 – April 8, 2023

Legends of the Nile, featuring Cairo, Luxor & Abu Simbel – March 28 – April 8, 2023

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3/28/23 12:00 am
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4/8/23 12:00 am
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Egypt

From the UNESCO sites at Luxor and Giza to the engineering marvel of Aswan High Dam, see the wonders of ancient and modern Egypt on this 10-day land and cruise excursion. An Egyptologist will be available to answer all your questions as you explore the sites together.

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4/8/23
Legends of the Nile, featuring Cairo, Luxor & Abu Simbel – March 28 – April 8, 2023

Legends of the Nile, featuring Cairo, Luxor & Abu Simbel – March 28 – April 8, 2023

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3/28/23 12:00 am
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4/8/23 12:00 am
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Egypt

From the UNESCO sites at Luxor and Giza to the engineering marvel of Aswan High Dam, see the wonders of ancient and modern Egypt on this 10-day land and cruise excursion. An Egyptologist will be available to answer all your questions as you explore the sites together.

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4/15/23
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4/23/23
Paris, featuring the African American Experience - April 15-23, 2023

Paris, featuring the African American Experience - April 15-23, 2023

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4/15/23 12:00 am
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4/23/23 12:00 am
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Paris, France

Immerse yourself in the world of jazz in Montmartre, cruise on the Seine, and experience the UNESCO World Heritage Site and tour the architectural and cultural institution – the Musée du quai Branly. Caltech Professor Jean-Laurent Rosenthal, PhD (PhD ’88) will join you on special tours highlighting the influence of African American expatriates on Parisian life and culture.

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Paris, featuring the African American Experience - April 15-23, 2023

Paris, featuring the African American Experience - April 15-23, 2023

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4/15/23 12:00 am
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4/23/23 12:00 am
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Paris, France

Immerse yourself in the world of jazz in Montmartre, cruise on the Seine, and experience the UNESCO World Heritage Site and tour the architectural and cultural institution – the Musée du quai Branly. Caltech Professor Jean-Laurent Rosenthal, PhD (PhD ’88) will join you on special tours highlighting the influence of African American expatriates on Parisian life and culture.

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10/9/23
Journey to Southern Africa - September 24 - October 9, 2023

Journey to Southern Africa - September 24 - October 9, 2023

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9/24/23 12:00 am
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10/9/23 12:00 am
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Southern Africa

Experience the raw beauty, wildlife, and unparalleled natural wonders on this exceptional adventure. See the grand cascades of Victoria Falls, follow in Mandela’s footsteps on Robben Island, and see untamed wilderness from aboard the elegant Rovos Rail. Experience South Africa, Botswana, and Zimbabwe on this remarkable luxury safari tour.

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9/24/23
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10/9/23
Journey to Southern Africa - September 24 - October 9, 2023

Journey to Southern Africa - September 24 - October 9, 2023

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9/24/23 12:00 am
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10/9/23 12:00 am
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Southern Africa

Experience the raw beauty, wildlife, and unparalleled natural wonders on this exceptional adventure. See the grand cascades of Victoria Falls, follow in Mandela’s footsteps on Robben Island, and see untamed wilderness from aboard the elegant Rovos Rail. Experience South Africa, Botswana, and Zimbabwe on this remarkable luxury safari tour.

Discover MoreContact

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Engage

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Careers

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Networking

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Grow

An active community helps support and build momentum for everything we strive to accomplish in work and in life. Join with others and watch the possibilities expand.

CAA’s award-winning magazine, Techer, celebrates the diverse lives and achievements of Caltech alumni and their impact locally, globally and astronomically. Techers are transforming the world, and Techer showcases alumni who are shaping, innovating and leading.

It's in the DNA

It's in the DNA

At 23andMe, Jennifer Low MD, PhD (BS ‘90), helps put the precision into precision medicine

Caltech Analemmatic Sundial
Caltech Analemmatic Sundial

In 2007, supported by the Caltech Alumni Association, Bob Kieckhefer, BS (BS ’74) and Ponzy Lu, PhD (BS ’64) collaborated to give the current students a landmark that would maintain its place on the Caltech campus forever in stone.

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Transforming
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Distinguished Alumni Panel Ponders the New Normal
Distinguished Alumni Panel Ponders the New Normal

Pondering the pandemic with 2021 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients

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Transforming
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New Departures: Techer Alumni Tours Reboot
New Departures: Techer Alumni Tours Reboot

As Anthony Bourdain once said, “Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable… The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind.”

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Community
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It's in the DNA
It's in the DNA

At 23andMe, Jennifer Low MD, PhD (BS ‘90), helps put the precision into precision medicine

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Enriching
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Sorting It Out
Sorting It Out

How Matanya Horowitz's Revolutionary Recycling System Could Kick-Start A Global Renaissance

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Transforming
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Technology for All
Technology for All

Google’s Eve Andersson, MS (BS ’96), on how accessible design can foster both inclusion and innovation

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Pioneering
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