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United Way Bake Sale

Caltech's United Way Campaign is in full swing! There will be a Bake Sale on Tuesday, November 19th from 10:30am to 1:30pm.

Contributions from this event will go directly to the United Way to raise awareness of the homeless crisis we are facing, and how the United Way is involved.

Please come and purchase something yummy!

Location: Winnett Quad

Date: Tuesday, November 19th

Time 10:30am - 1:30pm

For more information, please contact HR Events at 626-395-1745 or email



United Way Campaign 2014

Caltech's 2014 United Way Campaign is running from October 25 through November 25. You can pledge online by going to and clicking on  United Way.

You can designate the agencies you would like to donate to and you can elect to have payroll deductions or to send a one-time check.

During this campaign period, your donations to the Caltech Y, The Children's Center at Caltech (CCC), and the Child Educational Center (CEC) at JPL will be matched by the Institute.

If you need assistance with pledging and/or want to know the name of your department/division United Way Ambassador, please call 626-395-1745 or email



Huntington Hospital Blood Drive

Huntington Hospital Blood Drive
The Huntington Hospital is holding a Blood Drive in their Bloodmobile in the Winnett Quad on campus (by the Winnett Center - Bldg. 51) on Tuesday, November 12 and Wednesday, November 13 from 9:00am to 3:30pm. Donors will receive $5 Coupons for Ernie's Truck!
To schedule an appointment, please call Jackie Baca-Geary, Blood Donor Recruiter at Huntington Hospital: 626.397.5796
Date: Tuesday, November 12 and Wednesday, November 13 - 9:00AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Winnett Quad
For questions, please call 626-395-1745



Flu Vaccine

A limited number of flu vaccines are available at the student health center for staff, faculty, post docs, and students. Starting October 30, 2013, walk in hours for a flu shot will be Monday to Friday from 8:30– 10:00 a.m., and 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Please bring a valid Caltech ID.


Staff Education Fair

Staff Education Fair

San Pasqual Walk

October 24, 2013

11:30am – 1:30pm

Have you ever thought about going back and getting that degree, but aren't sure what to look for in a program?

This fair will feature representatives and information from different accredited programs that cater to working professionals.

For more information contact Human Resources Events & Education at x3204"




National Alliance on Mental Illness - 5K Walk

National Alliance on Mental Illness - 5K Walk

NAMIWalks – Saturday, October 5

Every journey begins with that first step. In 2013, tens of thousands of concerned citizens in more than 84 communities across the nation will join NAMI and walk together to raise money and awareness about our country's need for a world-class treatment and recovery system for people with mental illness. Need more information? You may register online and join one of the local Pasadena teams led by Simone Porcu by visiting  

Location: Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA
Date: October 5, 2013
Distance: Distance 5K
Check-in: 8:00 AM
Start Time: 9:30 AM




The Bloodmobile will be on campus, Monday, September 23, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. It will be located next to the Winnett quad. The Red Cross Blood Drive will also be held in the Winnett Lounge (above the Bookstore Bldg. #51 on the campus map) on Tuesday, September 24, 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 

Please go to: • 1-800-RED CROSS 

For questions contact Christine Boyle,, or call 626-395-1745


Flu Shot Clinic


Flu Shot Clinic  October 22nd  from 8:30am to 3pm

Tuesday October 22nd  from 8:30a-3pm in the Dabney Hall and Gardens. 

The flu shot will contain both the Seasonal and H1N1 vaccination.  You must show your Caltech ID to receive a shot.  If you are pregnant or have a preexisting medical condition, please bring written consent from your doctor to receive the flu shot.  It is anticipated that enough shots have been ordered so you can come any time before 3pm to get your shot.


For more information, call Michelle Case  at 626-395-8383



Benefits Fair

Benefits Fair  October 22nd  from 8:30am to 3pm

Tuesday October 22nd  from 8:30a-3pm in the Dabney Hall and Gardens. 


Meet representative from our benefits carriers:

TIAA-CREF, Kaiser Permanente, Anthem, UniAccount, Vision Service Plan (VSP), Safeguard, Delta Dental, MetLife, Aetna Student Health and the Child Education Center (CEC).


Members from the Caltech Benefits Office will be there to answer questions regarding your Annual Enrollment.


And of course there will be giveaways and raffle prizes!

For more information, call Michelle Case  at 626-395-8383


Red Cross Blood Drive

Red Cross Blood Drive

Human Resources

Monday, September 23, 2013

8:00 am

Winnett quad

Red Cross Blood Drive

The Red Cross will conduct a Blood Drive at Caltech. Monday, September 23 from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM in the Winnett Quad. Look for the Bloodmobile.

On Tuesday, September 24 the Red Cross Blood Drive will be held in the Winnett Lounge (above the Bookstore Bldg. #51 on the campus map) from 12pm - 6pm.

Please go to:

redcrossblood.org1-800-RED CROSS


For questions contact Christine Boyle at 626-395-1745

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