2025 CAA Board Slate Announcement

2025 CAA Board Slate Announcement

We are pleased to announce the 2025 slate of directors for the Caltech Alumni Association board of directors.

2025 CAA Board Slate Announcement

Seminar Day 2024

Seminar Day 2024

Caltech’s 87th Annual Seminar was a hit, with 400 guests attending live and another 100 joining online. Read all about the day.

Seminar Day 2024

Mario Peraza Appointed to Lead Alumni Engagement Efforts

Mario Peraza Appointed to Lead Alumni Engagement Efforts

Following a national search, Mario Peraza has been named Assistant Vice President for Alumni Relations and Chief Executive Officer of the Caltech Alumni Association, effective June 12, 2024.

Mario Peraza Appointed to Lead Alumni Engagement Efforts

Alumni Weekend and Reunions

Alumni Weekend and Reunions

Alumni Weekend and Reunions returned to Caltech in October. Read about the event and see photos.

Alumni Weekend and Reunions

Reef Relief

Reef Relief

How Tom Goreau’s, PhD (MS ’72) electrifying technology is helping local communities rebuild the world’s coral reefs

Reef Relief

Code for Change

Code for Change

How Entrepreneur Kudah Mushambi, MS/MBA (BS ’00) Is Reprogramming Africa Into A Tech Hub

Code for Change

Solving for the Roots

Solving for the Roots

Taking the pulse of urban forests

Solving for the Roots

From Moon to Mars

From Moon to Mars

Amit Kshatriya, MA (BS ’00), who is leading NASA's planned return to the moon, on the power of galactic ambitions

From Moon to Mars

AI for All

AI for All

Startup founder Zehra Cataltepe on how humanity will shape the era of AI

AI for All

Quantum Leaps

Quantum Leaps

Eric Ostby, PhD (MS ’04, PhD ’09) on the current state of quantum computing—and the shape of things to come

Quantum Leaps

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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Lunch with Techers at Brewport Tap House & Kitchen

Lunch with Techers at Brewport Tap House & Kitchen

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Brewport Tap House & Kitchen, 204 Main Street, El Segundo, CA 90245

Have lunch with your Techer community at Brewport Tap House & Kitchen

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6/20/24
Lunch with Techers at Brewport Tap House & Kitchen

Lunch with Techers at Brewport Tap House & Kitchen

11:45 am
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1:15 pm
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6/20/24 11:45 am
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6/20/24 1:15 pm
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Brewport Tap House & Kitchen, 204 Main Street, El Segundo, CA 90245

Have lunch with your Techer community at Brewport Tap House & Kitchen

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6/20/24
Silicon Valley June Seminar

Silicon Valley June Seminar

5:30 pm
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6/20/24 5:30 pm
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6/20/24 7:00 pm
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Quora Headquarters at 605 Castro Street, Mountain View, CA

This month, Leroy Hood will discuss, “The Human Phenome Initiative: The Largest Paradigm Change in Medicine Ever”

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6/20/24
Silicon Valley June Seminar

Silicon Valley June Seminar

5:30 pm
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7:00 pm
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6/20/24 5:30 pm
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6/20/24 7:00 pm
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Quora Headquarters at 605 Castro Street, Mountain View, CA

This month, Leroy Hood will discuss, “The Human Phenome Initiative: The Largest Paradigm Change in Medicine Ever”

Contact
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7/21/24
Tables for Techers

Tables for Techers

5:00 pm
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7/20/24 5:00 pm
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7/21/24 5:00 pm
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All over the world

Tables for Techers is a two-night celebration of Caltech. Techers around the world will host dinner parties for the Caltech community of undergraduates, graduates, post-docs, and alumni.

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7/21/24
Tables for Techers

Tables for Techers

5:00 pm
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7/20/24 5:00 pm
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7/21/24 5:00 pm
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All over the world

Tables for Techers is a two-night celebration of Caltech. Techers around the world will host dinner parties for the Caltech community of undergraduates, graduates, post-docs, and alumni.

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9/1/24
Sold Out: Galápagos Expedition - August 23 - September 1, 2024

Sold Out: Galápagos Expedition - August 23 - September 1, 2024

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Galapagos Islands

This trip is currently sold out. Journey to the pristine islands that inspired Charles Darwin's The Origin of the Species. This special expedition features special curriculum before departure and during the trip guided by Caltech's Rob Phillips, Fred and Nancy Morris Professor of Biophysics, Biology, and Physics. This trip is co-presented by the Caltech Alumni Association and the Caltech Associates

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9/1/24
Sold Out: Galápagos Expedition - August 23 - September 1, 2024

Sold Out: Galápagos Expedition - August 23 - September 1, 2024

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8/23/24 12:00 pm
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9/1/24 12:00 pm
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Galapagos Islands

This trip is currently sold out. Journey to the pristine islands that inspired Charles Darwin's The Origin of the Species. This special expedition features special curriculum before departure and during the trip guided by Caltech's Rob Phillips, Fred and Nancy Morris Professor of Biophysics, Biology, and Physics. This trip is co-presented by the Caltech Alumni Association and the Caltech Associates

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10/20/24
Alumni Weekend and Reunions

Alumni Weekend and Reunions

8:00 am
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10/18/24 8:00 am
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10/20/24 5:00 pm
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Caltech Campus

Alumni Weekend and Reunions celebrates all Caltech alumni. Plan now to return to campus for all-alumni festivities and featured traditions.

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10/20/24
Alumni Weekend and Reunions

Alumni Weekend and Reunions

8:00 am
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5:00 pm
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Fri
10/18/24 8:00 am
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10/20/24 5:00 pm
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Caltech Campus

Alumni Weekend and Reunions celebrates all Caltech alumni. Plan now to return to campus for all-alumni festivities and featured traditions.

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Spain: Andalucia in a Parador

Spain: Andalucia in a Parador

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Antequera, Spain

Featuring Caltech Professor Nicolas Wey Gómez Join Caltech Professor Nicolas Wey-Gomez on this exploration of southern Spain’s scientific past, historic gems, and captivating beauty on this journey in Andalucía.

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4/4/25
Spain: Andalucia in a Parador

Spain: Andalucia in a Parador

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3/27/25 12:00 am
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4/4/25 12:00 am
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Antequera, Spain

Featuring Caltech Professor Nicolas Wey Gómez Join Caltech Professor Nicolas Wey-Gomez on this exploration of southern Spain’s scientific past, historic gems, and captivating beauty on this journey in Andalucía.

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9/3/25
Wonders of Peru, featuring an Amazon Cruise and Machu Picchu

Wonders of Peru, featuring an Amazon Cruise and Machu Picchu

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8/23/25 12:00 am
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9/3/25 12:00 am
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Lima, Peru

From the Amazon’s unspoiled beauty to sophisticated Lima and magnificent Machu Picchu, unforgettable adventures await you on this 10-night journey to Peru.

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9/3/25
Wonders of Peru, featuring an Amazon Cruise and Machu Picchu

Wonders of Peru, featuring an Amazon Cruise and Machu Picchu

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8/23/25 12:00 am
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9/3/25 12:00 am
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Lima, Peru

From the Amazon’s unspoiled beauty to sophisticated Lima and magnificent Machu Picchu, unforgettable adventures await you on this 10-night journey to Peru.

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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

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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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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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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