News and Events
July 2, 2018
On May 25, 2018, Carla Gerona, associate professor in the Georgia Tech School of History and Sociology presented a paper “Creating and Mining Data: Late-Eighteenth Century East Texas Census Records” at Centro Interdiciplinar de História, Culturas e Sociedades, University of Évora, Portugal
June 20, 2018
The Office of the Dean of the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts has relocated to the newly renovated first floor of the Savant Building at 631 Cherry Street, Atlanta, 30332. The dean’s office previously was located in the Habersham Building at 781 Marietta Street.
June 19, 2018Applications are now being taken for a postdoc in the Sports, Society, and Technology Program.
May 14, 2018Renee Shelby wins a paper award from the Society for the Study of Social Problems.
August 27, 2018, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Student Success Center, President's Suite C&DThe School of History and Sociology presents the first speaker in the fall 2018 speakers series, Dr. Sven Beckert from Harvard University.
September 16, 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Georgia Tech Student Theater, 350 Ferst Drive, Atlanta 30332
A Conversation with Wyomia Tyus celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Griffin, Georgia native’s back-to-back Olympic track gold medals in the 100-meter dash (1964, 1968). Introduction by former Georgia Tech football player and head football coach Bill Curry. Reception and Book Signing will follow.
September 17, 2018, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Old Civil Engineering Building, room 104 (the "Mel")The School of History and Sociology presents the second speaker in the fall 2018 speakers series, Dr. Abby Kinchy from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
October 15, 2018, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Old Civil Engineering Building, room 104 (the "Mel")The School of History and Sociology presents the third speaker in the fall 2018 speakers series, Dr. Kate Pride Brown from Georgia Tech.