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  • Allen Hyde Publishes Research on Labor Unions and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    Allen Hyde

    December 10, 2018

    Innovative work ties labor union density and pollution emissions.
  • Check Out the Latest IAC Career Roundup

    IAC Career Roundup

    December 6, 2018

    The IAC Career Roundup is a useful source of information regarding job opportunities, info sessions, and other useful career tips.
  • Prague Summer Schools 2019

    Prague Summer Schools

    December 6, 2018

    Prague Summer Schools are seven-day academic programs designed to bring together undergraduate and graduate students of various nationalities and academic backgrounds to enjoy their summer holidays in a unique academic and cultural environment.
  • Support Available if Needed

    Mental Health Support Services & Events 1

    December 6, 2018

    Although I am not a trained counselor or mental health care professional and cannot offer more than resources and encouragement to seek out resources, your well being is the top concern for me
  • Scheduled Downtime for Banner Systems

    Tech Tower, June 2018

    December 6, 2018

    Students will be unable to add/drop classes and check Degreeworks during tonight's scheduled downtime.
  • De-stress during Finals

    De-stress Finals

    December 6, 2018

    The weeks surrounding final exams can be a tough time for students at Tech. Student groups and others across campus are here to help.
  • Corporate Communications Specialist Job Opening

    Waffle House Index

    December 6, 2018

    Waffle House is looking for someone to identify and cultivate compelling stories about the Waffle House Culture and Brand for both internal and external audiences.
  • Focus Graduate Studies Open House

    Focus IAC Open House

    December 6, 2018

    Any Georgia Tech junior or senior interested in Ivan Allen College graduate programs should consider attending this open house.
  • Summer 2019 White House Internship Program

    The White House

    December 6, 2018

    The Summer 2019 White House Internship Program application is now live on the White House website, along with more information about the program, eligibility requirements, and a list of upcoming term dates and deadlines.
  • Phi Alpha Theta Regional Conference: Call for Papers

    2019 Phi Alpha Theta Conference

    December 6, 2018

    The 2019 Phi Alpha Theta Georgia Regional Conference will be held at the University of West Georgia on Saturday, March 30, 2019.
  • Spring 2019 All-Majors Career Fair

    2019 Spring Career Fair

    December 6, 2018

    The Spring All-Majors Career Fair expects an even greater draw as a great opportunity for employers to establish a presence at Georgia Tech while recruiting students from all majors for full-time positions, as well as co-op and internship opportunities.
  • Career Fair Prep Events

    2019 Spring Career Fair

    December 6, 2018

    Attend these events to make sure you are ready for the Spring 2019 All-Majors Career Fair.
  • Library Closes December 14th

    Proposed rendering of the Price Gilbert Library

    December 3, 2018

    Price Gilbert, the current home of the Georgia Tech Library, will close for renovations Friday, Dec. 14. The library will reopen in the refurbished Crosland Tower Sunday, Jan. 6 at 8 a.m.
  • Ivan Allen College Study Room

    IAC Study Room

    December 3, 2018

    The IAC Student Advisory Board is hosting a study room in CULC 124 on December 5th.
  • Message from Bob Pikowsky: Director of the Pre-Law Program

    Pre-law Website

    December 3, 2018

    Bob Pikowsky will be retiring from Georgia Tech on January 1st.
  • Update to HOPE Eligibility Calculation System

    HOPE Scholarship

    December 3, 2018

    Effective December 2018, Georgia Tech, along with all other colleges and universities in Georgia, will use CHECS to transmit grades and transfer credit information to GSFC for their review and approval to determine continued eligibility.
  • U.S. Olympic Committee FLAME Program

    FLAME

    December 3, 2018

    FLAME (Finding Leaders Among Minorities Everywhere) works to expose undergraduate and graduate students of color to the Olympic and Paralympic movement while preparing them for careers in the sport industry.
  • Student Employment Opportunity for Spring 2019

    Enterprise Innovation Center

    November 28, 2018

    The Office of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is leading the Financials Transformation for Georgia Tech which involves the implementation of Workday. They are seeking exceptional students who are interested in making a contribution to this effort.
  • Columbia Business School Summer Research Internship Program

    Columbia Business School

    November 28, 2018

    The highly selective program provides an intellectually stimulating environment and introduces the interns to the world of business research.
  • Congrats to Our New Ivan Allen Student Ambassador

    2018 IAC Ambassadors

    November 28, 2018

    Sara Stefan, a first-year HTS major, was chosen to represent our school as an Ivan Allen College Student Ambassador. She will be joining current HSOC Ambassadors Hannah Corpe, Kayleigh Haskin, and Kayla McManus-Viana.
  • HSOC Faculty and Students Featured in the IAC November Newsletter

    Steven Usselman

    November 28, 2018

    HSOC faculty and students had a heavy presence in this month's Ivan Allen College Newsletter.
  • PAWS @ GT Library

    PAWS Fall 2018

    November 28, 2018

    Take a break and relax with registered therapy dogs from CAREing Paws! Volunteers will be at the Price Gilbert Library to offer the GT community a chance to spend relaxing downtime with furry friends.
  • IAC Grad Student Conference and Paper Competition

    CRIDC Poster Competition

    November 27, 2018

    Graduate students enrolled in Ivan Allen College Liberal Arts graduate courses are eligible to submit abstracts to present papers at the fifth annual IAC graduate student conference, scheduled for Friday, January 25, 2019.
  • Japanese and American Innovation in a Global Age

    Japanese and American Innovation Event

    November 27, 2018

    The Abe Fellows Global Forum will bring together experts to discuss how the United States and Japan are responding to challenges of scientific research, as well as the rapidly rising innovation hubs in China, India and Singapore.
  • McEver Program Turns a Page with Appointment of Steven Usselman

    Steven Usselman

    November 27, 2018

    Steven Usselman, the new H. Bruce McEver Professor of Engineering and the Liberal Arts, is assembling an advisory group from Georgia Tech’s engineering programs and working to expand his engineering in history course to be more accessible to many more students. Eventually he wants to develop a minor in engineering and the liberal arts.

  • Free Flu Shot Clinic Tomorrow

    Flu Shots

    November 26, 2018

    Get your FREE flu shot this fall at any one of the Stamps Health Services flu shot clinic dates.
  • Spring Course: War in the 20th Century (INTA 3012)

    War in the 20th Century

    November 26, 2018

    W20C provides a historical foundation and understanding of the causes, conduct and consequences of modern war and aims to support informed discussion and analysis of contemporary crisis and conflict.
  • Civil Rights Tour of Montgomery, AL

    Civil Rights Tour: Georgia Tech Students, Faculty, and Staff at the King Memorial

    November 26, 2018

    The 2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Campus Celebration begins with a tour of historical destinations in Tuskegee, Selma, and Montgomery, AL to explore key locations from the Civil Rights Era that were major factors towards the movement.
  • Tonight: LSAT 101 Seminar

    LSAT 101 Seminar

    November 26, 2018

    The GT Intellectual Property Student Organization invites you to learn all about the LSAT from a trained instructor with a 170+ LSAT score.
  • 33rd Annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research

    Research Presentation Graphic

    November 26, 2018

    NCUR is one of the largest national conferences dedicated to undergraduate research in the country with over 4,000 attendees from colleges and universities across the U.S. It is an opportunity for undergraduates to present their scholarship in all forms.
  • Allen Hyde Awarded Climate Change Research Grant

    Climate Resilience

    November 26, 2018

    Allen Hyde and Jenny McGuire (EAS) received a grant from the Climate Change Fellows program at Georgia Tech to research climate resilience from different social-ecological system perspectives.
  • Spring 2019 Speakers Series Announced

    HSOC Spring 2019 Speakers Series

    November 26, 2018

    We have a great lineup of speakers set for the spring semester! The first lecture will be on January 14, 2019, where we will be welcoming Dr. Carol Anderson from Emory University.
  • McDonald Receives Service Award from North American Society for the Sociology of Sport

    Mary G. McDonald

    November 20, 2018

    Mary G. McDonald has received the Service Excellence Award from the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport (NASSS).  The award recognizes McDonald for service throughout her career to the association, as well the field of the sociology of sport. It was presented during the association’s annual conference in Vancouver this November.

  • City Internships

    San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge

    November 19, 2018

    CI's flagship summer programs blend the benefits of academic rigor, study and travel abroad, and work experience; creating globally minded, career-ready graduates.
  • IAC Remote Career Advising

    IAC Remote Career Advising 12/5/18

    November 19, 2018

    On December 5th, C2D2 Career Advisor Dennis Lindsay will be in DM Smith from 2-4 PM to assist with resumes, career planning, cover letters, application support, and interview preparation.
  • Ivan Allen College ‘Rejuvenation Station’ - A Holiday Cookie Bar

    Ivan Allen College Rejuvenation Station 2018

    November 19, 2018

    The Ivan Allen College dean's office invites our majors and grad students, faculty, and staff to the ‘Rejuvenation Station’ on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. in Savant Building, Room 115.
  • Ask an Expert: Financial Well-Being for Students

    Ask an Expert 11/26

    November 19, 2018

    Have a burning finance question? Health initiatives is hosting Jonathan Clarke from Scheller College of Business for a Q and A with a Financial expert. Learn about financial well-being including - saving, budgeting, investment, loan repayment, and taxes.
  • Course Instructor Opinion Survey (CIOS)

    CIOS

    November 19, 2018

    The Course Instructor Opinion Survey (CIOS) will be available to students starting on November 26th. Keep an eye out for the instruction email with the link to complete the surveys.
  • HSOC Undergraduate Research Symposium

    HSOC Undergraduate Research Symposium FA18 logo

    November 16, 2018

    Come and hear HTS majors and other doing history and sociology research at this fantastic event.
  • Librarian Office Hours

    Bruce Henson

    November 14, 2018

    Bruce Henson will host office hours in the Old CE Building on Thursday, November 18th from 12:30 - 2:00 PM in room 304.
  • Women, Science, and Technology Learning Community Spring 2019 Openings

    WST

    November 14, 2018

    Tour the home of the WST Learning Community and learn about its programs, including paid research internships, funding for professional conferences, and invitations to lunches, dinners, and receptions with Georgia Tech faculty and alumnae.
  • Spring 2019 NPR Internship

    NPR Market Place Podcast

    November 14, 2018

    NPR’s Policy & Representation team seeks highly motivated and organized applicants with an interest in public radio, grassroots advocacy, and public policy.
  • Thank a Teacher

    Thank a Teacher

    November 14, 2018

    The Center for Teaching and Learning hosts the Thank a Teacher platform, which is an opportunity for students to show appreciation to those who have made a difference in their education.
  • International Affairs and Public Policy Grad School Fair

    APSIA Grad Fair 2018

    November 14, 2018

    Whether you’ve just started your search or have a shortlist in mind, representatives of APSIA's top international affairs and public policy graduate schools can help you navigate the admissions process.
  • SEO Law Fellowship

    SEO Law

    November 14, 2018

    The SEO Law Fellowship is the only paid legal internship program for incoming, underrepresented minority students in the U.S.
  • X: The Independent Variable - ASA Undergraduate Newsletter

    ASA Undergraduate Newsletter

    November 13, 2018

    Produced by the American Sociological Association, Independent Variable is a newsletter tailored especially for undergraduates.
  • Fulbright Student Info Session

    Image_Fulbright Logo

    November 12, 2018

    Fulbright will discuss fellowships abroad for graduating college seniors, graduate students, young professionals, & scientists.
  • HSOC Alumni Dave Morton and Matt Hild Author New Pictorial History of Georgia Tech

    Matthew Hild and David Morton

    November 12, 2018

    Georgia Tech builds on the scholarship of previous histories of Georgia Tech such as Engineering the New South, which was authored in 1985 by various HSOC faculty.
  • Midwest Law Schools Virtual Career Fair

    Midwest Law School Fair

    November 12, 2018

    Register now to attend the FREE Midwest Law School Virtual Fair on Nov. 14th. Meet school representatives from top law schools in the Midwestern U.S. live online!
  • It's Time to Apply for Spring Internships

    Job Search

    November 12, 2018

    Looking to intern in the spring? The time to start finding internships and submitting applications is now.