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.
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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.
Pondering the pandemic with 2021 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients
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.”
At 23andMe, Jennifer Low MD, PhD (BS ‘90), helps put the precision into precision medicine
How Matanya Horowitz's Revolutionary Recycling System Could Kick-Start A Global Renaissance
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