Caltech purchases 827,000 miles of land west of the Mississippi to house freshmen

Today, Caltech administration celebrates history’s biggest real estate deal, which gives the Institute more than 800,000 square miles of land, including the much-desired Mississippi River. The auspicious purchase cost approximately four cents per acre, which is considered a steal. The … Continue reading Caltech purchases 827,000 miles of land west of the Mississippi to house freshmen