Torchbearer Events

As a member of the Torchbearers, you will be invited to periodic special events for members, including lectures by world renowned scholars, a Torchbearer Appreciation Luncheon in the spring and a Torchbearer Social during reunion weekend.


Torchbearers Appreciation Luncheon, April 29, 2017

If you are a member of the Caltech Torchbearers Legacy Society and would like to attend, please contact Oliver Mueller by phone: 626-395-1758 or email: Thank you and hope to see you there!



Virtually Exploring Mars

We are excited to host this luncheon in partnership with the Associates in which Bethany Ehlmann, Assistant Professor of Planetary Science; Jet Propulsion Laboratory Research Scientist. She will also talk about her work on robotic explorations led by Caltech and JPL and how the number of potential landing sites shrunk from 50 to the current three for the upcoming Mars 2020 mission. 

Bethany EhlmannTuesday, May 16, 2017

11:00 a.m. Reception
11:45 a.m. Luncheon and program




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