In the 1910s and 1920s, a small institution called Throop Polytechnic Institute dramatically reinvented itself, transforming from a manual arts academy to an engineering school, then expanding into a research institute. A century ago, it became the California Institute of Technology. Join us on Zoom for a series of presentations on the science, engineering, architecture, and community life of early Caltech.
• Caltech Takes to the Air: The Fly Boys and the Science Guys
• Caltech Clubs, Gnome and Cosmopolitan
• The Origins of the Athenaeum
Learn more about the series: https://www.library.caltech.edu/becoming-caltech-presentations