TEDxGeorgiaTech Student Speaker Salon

“Join us Monday, March 6th from 7-9PM in the Georgia Tech Student Center Ballroom for the annual TEDxGeorgiaTech Student Speaker Salon! A “salon” is like a shorter, smaller TEDx conference – but with the same level of HYPE and exceptional #ideasworthspreading. This year, TEDxGeorgiaTech’s Student Speaker Salon will feature 4 current GT students: Priyesh Dimitri Perera: “Waking up to the post-truth era” Kendall Rankin: “A womanist’s world” Kamesh Darisipudi: “Why I used to hate roll call” Seth Radman: “Why success is uncomfortable” Tickets for this event can be purchased for $5 ahead-of-time at TEDxGeorgiaTech.com, or $7…

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A Talk by Japanese Judge Takashi Usukura: Differences in the U.S. & Japanese Legal Systems

On Thursday, March 2, Judge Takashi Usukura will be speaking on the Japanese legal system at the Bank of America Plaza. The lecture will take place from 6 – 8pm, and light refreshments will be provided. Attendance is free, but RVSP is required. For his talk, Judge Usukura will provide an overview of the Japanese court system, and compare and contrast it with the U.S. legal systems. He will explain the differences between the District Court, Family Court and Summary Court jurisdictions in Japan. For more details and to RSVP,…

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SPEAKER: Hon. Bob Barr – Cyber Civil Liberties and the New Administration

Speaker Series in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Policy GT School of Public Policy Cyber Civil Liberties and the New Administration An Outsider’s Inside View Hon. Bob Barr Former Member of Congress and Libertarian Candidate for President Monday, February 13, 4:30-6pm School of Public Policy DM Smith Bldg., Room 105 (Lecture Hall) Bob Barr has been one of America’s most outspoken advocates of civil liberties. Barr has worked with both the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the American Conservative Union (ACU). Among his most visible work was fierce opposition…

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Elysee Treaty Celebration 2017

Join the Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Atlanta and the Consul General of France in Atlanta on Thursday, February 2, for a lecture and discussion commemorating the 54th anniversary of the Elysee Treaty. The event will be held at Alliance Francaise/Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta, at 7:30 pm. All students are welcome! Please register at www.tinyurl.com/Elysee2017.

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General Breedlove on Euro-Atlantic Challenges: A Way Ahead

Please join the Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy (CISTP), the Center for European and Transatlantic Studies (CETS), and the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering as they host General Philip Breedlove, former NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe, for a conversation on “Euro-Atlantic Challenges: A Way Ahead.” When: November 28th, 2:00 – 3:00pm Where: Georgia Tech Student Center Theater Visitor parking is available adjacent to the Student Center, Area 2 on this map: https://pts.gatech.edu/sites/default/files/documents/2016-17_parking_locations.jpg

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SAA Presents: The Last Lecture

Graduating this semester? Come to SAA’s newest event, The Last Lecture on Tuesday, November 29th at 6:00 pm in the Alumni House Ballroom on North Avenue. Professor Gary Jones will give one last “lecture” with graduation advice, encouragement, and stories of his own. After his speech, attendees will be invited to enjoy light refreshments and network with members of Georgia Tech’s Young Alumni Council.  Check out the SAA website and Facebook page for more information and to register!

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NATO: Evolving Issues from Russia to Refugees

SPECIAL INVITATION TO GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY – Liberal Arts Department | NATO: Evolving Issues from Russia to Refugees Tuesday, November 15, 2016 6:30PM Registration & Reception | 7:00PM-8:30PM Program Georgia State University | 25 Park Place, Atlanta, GA 30303 USA | Room 830 “The World Affairs Council of Atlanta invites you to an evening briefing on NATO: Evolving Issues from Russia to Refugees on November 15 from 6:30pm-8:30pm at Georgia State University. NATO is formed by twenty-eight member countries and seeks peaceful resolutions of disputes. With growing security tensions the world…

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Interested in an International Career? Check out the Rangel Programs!

The Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program is now accepting applications for the 2017 Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program at www.rangelprogram.org! Do you know a student who wants to make a difference in the world? The Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program is a six-week program at Howard University that helps prepare undergraduate students for careers in international affairs. It includes two for-credit academic courses, a professional writing seminar, visits and meetings with foreign affairs professionals in a wide range of government and non-governmental organizations, and professional development activities.…

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