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  • What's the Big Deal? Analytics and Big Data - Career Implications for Liberal Arts Majors

    What's the Big Deal Event

    October 15, 2018

    This event features a panel and mentoring about the implications of analytics and Big Data for liberal arts majors.
  • Free Flu Shots

    Flu Shots

    October 15, 2018

    Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. The best way to prevent flu illness is by getting vaccinated every year.
  • International Leadership Foundation Civic Fellowship Program

    ILF Civic Fellowship

    October 15, 2018

    The ILF Civic Fellowship is one of the nation’s most prestigious civic leadership development programs, designed specifically to foster the next generation of Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander leaders in various fields.
  • History Con 2018

    History Con 2018

    October 15, 2018

    The History and Sociology Club is hosting Georgia Tech's third annual history-themed costume party! There will be free food and drinks, and prizes for the best costumes.
  • Research Abroad Information Session

    Research Abroad Info Session

    October 15, 2018

    Have you ever wondered if you can do research abroad? Join the Center for Academic Enrichment and the Office of International Education to learn more about research opportunities overseas.
  • Undergraduate Research Fair

    2018 Undergraduate Research Fair

    October 15, 2018

    Looking for undergraduate research opportunities but not sure where to start?
  • Apply to be the Fall 2018 Commencement Speaker

    Fall 2016 Commencement

    October 15, 2018

    One student will be selected for each ceremony to present an inspirational speech of two to three minutes before his/her classmates and guests.
  • Application Open for the Diversity and Inclusion Fellows Program

    Diversity and Inclusion Fellows Program

    October 15, 2018

    If you are interested in working with a group of faculty, staff, and students to foster a community of diversity and inclusion at Georgia Tech, consider applying for the 2019 Diversity and Inclusion Fellows Program.
  • Graduate Students Participate in SHOT Conference

    SHOT logo

    October 15, 2018

    Alice Clifton led an initiative to allow graduate students to serve on the Society's Executive Council, and other HSOC graduate students presented their work.
  • Check Out the Latest IAC Career Roundup

    IAC Career Roundup

    October 10, 2018

    The IAC Career Roundup is a useful source of information regarding job opportunities, info sessions, and other useful career tips.
  • UROP Research Workshop Series

    How to Present Your Research Workshop

    October 10, 2018

    Attend these workshops to learn what to expect from research, how to add research to your resume, and how to present your research poster.
  • Graduate School Fair

    GT Grad School Fair

    October 10, 2018

    The Graduate School Fair will feature more than 60 programs from Georgia Tech and around the nation.
  • LSAT Announces 2019 Digital LSAT

    LSAT test

    October 10, 2018

    At the July 2019 transition test, some test takers will be assigned pencil-and-paper tests, and some will be assigned digital tests, which is a best practice under educational testing standards for moving to a new testing method.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Watts Hull

    Rebecca Watts Hull PhD Defense

    October 10, 2018

    Congratulations to Rebecca Watts Hull on the successful defense of her dissertation!
  • C2D2 Remote Advising

    IAC Remote Career Advising

    October 10, 2018

    Dennis Lindsay will hold remote advising hours for Ivan Allen College students on October 17th and 31st.
  • Take-a-Prof to Lunch

    Take-A-Prof 2018

    October 10, 2018

    Invite your professor, TA, RA/PL, or mentor to this long-standing tech tradition and find out if you have what it takes to survive as a castaway.
  • Elisabeth Ruyter Fellowship for Students Receiving Financial Aid

    SCHR Logo

    October 10, 2018

    The Elisabeth Ruyter Fellowship will be awarded to one undergraduate student who will participate in the Southern Center for Human Rights Summer 2019 Human Rights Internship Program.
  • The United States in World War I Symposium

    The United States in WWI

    October 10, 2018

    Tthis symposium features sessions on the homefront, technology and public health, American forces and their allies in combat, and the postwar years.
  • Morocco 2019: Arabic and Social Justice in Rabat

    Morocco 2019 Study Abroad

    October 10, 2018

    Make progress towards the minor in Social Justice or the new minor in Middle East and North African studies. Earn 9 credit hours. Stay with a Moroccan family!
  • GT Global Internships in New Zealand

    OIE New Zealand

    October 10, 2018

    Green technologies, environmental science and outdoor internships mix with the latest fashion, hospitality and tourism opportunities, offering a range of unique experiences for an international intern. Opportunities exist in a wide range of career fields.
  • Librarian Office Hours

    Bruce Henson

    October 10, 2018

    Bruce Henson will host office hours in the Old CE Building on Thursday, October 11th from 11:00-12:30 in room 304.
  • History and Sociology Club Meeting

    HSOC Club

    October 10, 2018

    The History and Sociology Club will be meeting tomorrow at 6 PM in room G10 of the Old Civil Engineering Building.
  • Rebecca Watts Hull PhD Defense

    Rebecca Watts Hull

    October 3, 2018

    Today at 2pm in the Mel Rebecca Watts Hull will be presenting her thesis titled "Winning Real Food on Campus: The Role of Opportunity Structures, Strategic Capacity, and Identity in the Outcomes of Student Campaigns."
  • 2019 Inventure Prize Registration Open

    2019 Inventure Prize

    October 3, 2018

    Register now to compete in the 2019 Inventure Prize.
  • How to Interview and Pitch Yourself

    How to Interview

    October 3, 2018

    Find out how to answer those pesky questions and thrill a hiring manager with your skills, exposure, and experience.
  • Law Enforcement Hiring Expo

    GA Law Enforcement Expo

    October 3, 2018

    Considering a job in law enforcement? Check out this regional hiring event.
  • Dan Amsterdam and Doug Flamming Win 2018 Class of 1940 Course Survey Effectiveness Awards

    Congrats

    October 3, 2018

    The Class of 1940 Course Survey Effectiveness Award recognizes faculty members with exceptional scores and response rates on the Course-Instructor Opinion Survey (CIOS).
  • Peace Corps Info Session

    Peace Corps Info Session 10/2

    October 2, 2018

    Meet regional recruiter Flora Tano and learn about opportunities with the Peace Corps.
  • Application Fee Waivers for UGA, Emory, and Georgia State Law Schools

    Law School flyer - cropped

    October 2, 2018

    Application fee waiver codes are available on a first come, first served basis to all Georgia Tech students and alumni!
  • Denning Technology and Management Program

    Scheller College of Business

    October 2, 2018

    Through the T&M Program, students can earn a minor in Technology & Business without sacrificing disciplinary depth in their major.
  • Study Abroad Fair

    Study Abroad Fair - October 2nd

    October 1, 2018

    Stop by to learn more about nearly 130 international education possibilities offered at Tech.
  • Meet HTS Major Yonatan Weinberg

    Yonatan Weinberg

    October 1, 2018

    Yonatan was recently featured in an undergraduate student profile for the Ivan Allen College.
  • The Father of Georgia Tech Book Signing

    Cracking the Solid South Cover

    October 1, 2018

    The fundraiser will feature a talk by author Lee Dunn about John Fletcher Hanson, the Father of Georgia Tech (and the person for whom residence Hanson Hall is named).
  • Upcoming Spring Classes on Korean Culture

    Korean Peninsula

    October 1, 2018

    These two classes will look at the cultures of North and South Korea over the past 70 years.
  • Paper by Schatzberg and Lieberman Featured in Atlantic Article

    Eric Schatzberg

    October 1, 2018

    A paper written by Eric Schatzberg and Hallie Lieberman (HSOC) was the focus of “Victorian-Era Orgasms and the Crisis of Peer Review" article in The Atlantic.
  • Spring Course on Leveraging Your Liberal Arts Degree

    Interdisciplinary Careers Flyer

    October 1, 2018

    In this career development course you will learn to leverage your interdisciplinary and liberal arts background to locate and obtain employment opportunities that align with your career goals.
  • Humboldt Foundation Information Session

    Humboldt Foundation

    September 26, 2018

    The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation offers fellowships and grants to graduate students and faculty for faculty and graduate students to conduct research in Germany.
  • Leadership for Social Good Study Abroad Info Session

    Leadership for Social Good Participants Summer 2014

    September 24, 2018

    Come hear about the Leadership for Social Good Study Abroad Program, which offers students the opportunity to make a positive impact by working closely with a non-profit organization in Budapest, Hungary.
  • VOICE Peer Education Now Accepting Applications

    VOICE Peer Education Program Now Accepting Applications!

    September 24, 2018

    VOICE Peer Educators are GT students who are eaders on campus in educating their peers about topics such as defining consent, sexual violence prevention and bystander intervention, healthy relationships, and survivor support.
  • Insights into Law School Admission

    Insights into Law School Admission

    September 24, 2018

    During this informational session, admissions deans and recruiters will talk about applications and answer decisions questions.
  • Interview with Grad Leaders of SGA

    Renee Shelby and Andrew Cox

    September 24, 2018

    HSTS Student and Grad SGA Vice President recently, along with Grad SGA President Andrew Cox, was interviewed about why she chose Tech and what her and Cox plan to accomplish during their term.
  • Kate Pride Brown Participates in Baikal International Water Forum

    Kate Pride Brown

    September 24, 2018

    Kate Pride Brown participated in the invited plenary session of the 2nd Baikal International Environmental Water Forum held in Irkutsk, Russia on September 20th and 21st.
  • Dr. Vic Strecher Talk

    Vic Strecher

    September 19, 2018

    On Tuesday, September 25, Health Initiatives is hosting a talk on life purpose and well-being with Dr. Vic Strecher, a researcher in behavioral science and faculty member from the University of Michigan's School of Public Health.
  • Linda Hall Library Fellowship

    Linda Hall Library

    September 19, 2018

    These fellowships fund research stays in Kansas City from one week to four months for graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and independent scholars in the history of science and related STS fields.
  • USAID Info Session

    9-20 USAID

    September 19, 2018

    Diplomat-In-Residence James Watson will be on campus, along with USAID Payne Fellow, Elaine Li, to discuss entry-level opportunities, including the Payne Fellowships, and what it’s like to work at USAID.
  • History and Sociology Club Meeting

    HSOC Club

    September 19, 2018

    The next meeting of the History and Sociology Club will be held on Thursday, September 27th.
  • Congratulations to Alice Clifton

    Alice Clifton

    September 19, 2018

    Congratulations to Alice Clifton on the approval of her dissertation proposal and her admission to PhD candidacy. Alice's dissertation is tentatively titled "Manning the Tennessee Valley Authority, 1933-1953."
  • IAC Graduate Studies Welcome Social Hour

    King of Pops

    September 17, 2018

    The Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts sponsors a social hour in early fall term to welcome new graduate students and to share information about activities organized by the IAC Graduate Student Advisory Board.
  • Government Affairs Legislative Intern

    Georgia Chamber of Commerce Logo

    September 17, 2018

    The Georgia Chamber of Commerce is looking for an intern to assist their team at the state capitol during the 2019 Legislative Session.
  • Elisabeth Ruyter Fellowship

    The National Center for Civil and Human Rights

    September 17, 2018

    The Elisabeth Ruyter Fellowship will be awarded to one undergraduate student who will participate in SCHR’s Summer 2019 Human Rights Internship Program.