Lifting as I Climb: Reflections from Within Larta

By | February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

This year, Larta made a commitment to being lifelong learners and leaders in innovation and technology. These two “L” words emerged in my involvement with establishing Larta’s Core Values. These [...]

How to be Competitive as a Startup: A Case Study of Mango Materials

By | February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Meet Mango Materials: a woman-founded, woman-led startup launched under IP protection from Stanford University. Mango Materials takes waste methane, one of the most potent greenhouse gases, and turns the gas [...]

Podcast: Media and Mistrust of Science

By | January 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Larta Institute just launched its third podcast on Media and Mistrust. Making a case for science and the scientific method, Rohit Shukla urges us to make the distinction between opinion [...]

Happy Holidays from Larta

By | December 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Happy holidays! (Keep your socks on!) - Larta Institute

Podcast: Funding for Innovation

By | December 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Larta Institute just released its second podcast on Funding for Innovation. When US science agencies face mistrust and cutbacks, federal grant recipients are put in the hot seat. It’s never before [...]

Housewarming party: Larta Institute’s Open House

By | December 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Larta Institute opened its doors for a friendly Open House/turned housewarming party on December 1st. From 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., well-wishers, supporters and friends walked through the doors of [...]

Incoming Larta Distinguished Fellow Maria Contreras-Sweet, City of Los Angeles Proclamation at Larta’s Holiday VIP Reception

By | December 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Thursday, November 30th, Larta held our first Holiday VIP Reception at our new digs in the South Park neighborhood of Downtown LA. It was a very special night for all [...]