Caltech prohibits the use, possession and storage of hoverboards, hands-free segways, and self-balancing scooters (collectively "hoverboards") on campus and in campus-owned or controlled buildings.
When safety standards can be developed and implemented by the manufacturers, this prohibition will be revisited.
Due to the overwhelming popularity of this past weekends premiere performances of Boldly Go!, an original musical parody of Star Trek, Theater Arts at Caltech has just added a performance this Wednesday, March 2nd, at 7:30 p.m.
Details for this and all remaining performances of the production can be found on the Public Events calendar for March.
Caltech Human Resources is once again sponsoring the annual Adopt an Angel Program, which provides holiday gifts for children of poverty-level families in the San Gabriel Valley area.
Come to the Human Resources office between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. to pick up a decorated paper angel bearing the name of a needy child, along with his or her special wish list, age, clothing size, and interests.
Unwrapped gifts with the paper angel attached should be delivered to the Human Resources office by Friday, December 11.
The Angel Program is affiliated with the Foothill Unity Center, a nonprofit organization that provides critical support in the form of food, clothing, motel vouchers, referrals, and advocacy for people in crisis who reside in the San Gabriel Valley area.
For more information, contact Diane Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or 626-395-8055.
United Way is a nonprofit organization that creates pathways out of poverty to improve the quality of life for all in Los Angeles County.
By electing to donate, you can choose to support the following Caltech affiliates or designate an agency of your choice:
We also encourage you to explore how contributing to the United Way's "Creating Pathways Out of Poverty" fund can help those in need.
Pledge online by going to www.access.caltech.edu and clicking on "United Way"
If you need assistance with pledging or want to know the name of your department/division United Way Ambassador, email Amy Click or call (626) 395-1745.
This year's annual benefits enrollment will be from October 26 to November 13.
Please come to the annual Benefits Fair on October 28 from 8:30am to 3:00pm to get your flu shot and learn about the 2016 benefit plans we are offering to help you stay physically and financially well.
Information will be posted on the Benefits website.
Auditions for Performing and Visual Arts groups are coming soon!
Caltech Glee Club is non-auditioned, but the director would like to greet you and hear your voice for placement in the choir. Chamber Singers is an auditioned group with singers selected from the Glee Club membership.
Instrumental music auditions are friendly and low stress. Participating in a music group takes a maximum of three hours per week. Sign-up sheets will be posted in the Music House during the week prior to auditions.
All instrumental music auditions will be held at the Caltech Music House.
- Piano auditions will be held Saturday, September 26th at 3:00 p.m.
- Strings and woodwinds auditions will be held Saturday, September 26th at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., and Sunday, September 27th at 7:00 p.m.
- Orchestra auditions will be held Saturday, September 26th at 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., and Sunday, September 27th at 7:30 p.m.
Concert Band and Jazz Band
- Concert and jazz band auditions will be held Saturday, September 26th at 3:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., and Sunday, September 27th at 7:30 p.m.
Theater Arts (TACIT) is looking for directors, actors, writers and techs. PA040A (Directing/Acting/Writing) is a class that meets every Wednesday night from 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Auditions will be held at TACIT house Wednesday, September 30th at 7:00 p.m.
Family Night Dinner and Movie for the Caltech community and their families will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, October 16. This is the official kick-off of our United Way Campaign.
Dinner will be served from 5pm to 6:15 p.m. on Beckman Mall. No tickets are required for the dinner.
A family movie will be screened at 6:30 p.m. in Beckman Auditorium. Wristbands are required for admission to the movie. Wristbands will be distributed on a first-come-first-served basis during the dinner.
Stay tuned for the coming attractions: movie and performance details!