Harvard Graduate School Information Session in Atlanta – 2019

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM Alston & Bird LLP 1201 W Peachtree St Atlanta, GA 30309 United States This event is designed for prospective applicants to learn more about Harvard Business School, Harvard Kennedy School, and Harvard Law School. Candidates with an interest in pursuing a joint degree between two of these schools are particularly encouraged to attend. The event will include an admissions panel followed by a fair to learn more about each graduate program and meet local alumni. A representative from HBS Online will also be in attendance to…

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NEW Grade Substitution Policy – Effective Summer 2019

The Academic Senate has voted to approve changes to the Grade Substitution policy.  Note that now all Tech students (those who matriculated as first-time first-years as well as transfer students) will be able to use Grade Substitution, and that it is not limited to courses taken in the first two academic terms of enrollment (so we will no longer use the phrase “freshman forgiveness”).  The policy is not retroactive.  Students—all students—who take courses in Summer 2019 and onward and who earn grades of D or F may repeat them and…

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Summer 2019 Bloggers Needed!

Do you want to share YOUR summer experiences? Are you interning, studying abroad, traveling, exploring cities, or anything else this summer? We would love to show off your life!  The Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts is currently looking for Summer 2019 guest bloggers for our Tumblr (@iamaliberalartsgt) with posts frequently featured on our twitter (@GTLiberalarts). We want you to show off your uniquely Georgia Tech experiences alongside demonstrating what is special about our liberal arts students. If you’re interested, fill out this form: https://forms.gle/aa2VAjYKzJMqffMS9 and we will contact you so that you can…

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Pizza, Policy & International Affairs | April 19

Pizza, Policy, and International Affairs, are a series of town halls featuring current and former executives in government, higher education, military, nonprofit and private sector.  These town halls are an informal conversation on topics in global affairs, global security, the challenges facing education, media, energy, infrastructure, and the future of civil discourse. The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs and the Atlanta Global Studies Center present: Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall Friday, April 19, 2019 3:30-5pm Hall Building, Room 102 RSVP to marilu.suarez@inta.gatech.edu CO-SPONSORED BY THE ATLANTA GLOBAL STUDIES CENTER (AGSC), A CONSORTIUM…

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Interdisciplinary Careers Networking Event and Panel Discussion

Join professionals working in industry, government, law, and startup environments for a panel discussion and networking opportunity focusing on the opportunities and challenges of working at the intersections of STEM and the Arts.  This is an excellent opportunity to extend your professional network. Location: Stephen C. Hall Building, Room 102 Date and Time: April 9th, 5:30 PM Refreshments will be provided.  Please RSVP at https://goo.gl/cc5F6u.

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Summer with International Affairs — in ATLANTA!

Summer 2019 – International Affairs Courses in Atlanta INTA 1050 – The World Today (ss) INTA 1200 – American Government (ss, c/h) INTA 2100 – Great Power Relations (ss, minor) INTA 3110 – US Foreign Policy (ss, minor) Earn Social Science (ss), Constitution/History (c/h) or International Affairs Minor credit. Classes are not restricted and are available in early short, late short, and full summer session. Click the links above for course descriptions, CRNs, and dates/times.    

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Careers in Global Business | Online Chat with Andrew Harris

Please join us for the Careers in Global Business Online Chat with the 2019 Ivan Allen College Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient, Andrew Harris (MSIA, 2010) Andrew Harris is Amazon’s head of public policy for Southeast Asia, Australia, and New Zealand responsible for advocacy in support of Amazon, on a wide range of matters from trade to consumer protection. Formerly, Harris served as Amazon’s senior manager of public policy including trade policy and Internet governance.  Before joining Amazon, Harris served first as a surface warfare officer in the U.S. Navy, then…

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April 2019 Wellness and Stress Management

04/02/19  11AM – Assertiveness Skills for Effective Communication This workshop teaches skills for communicating thoughts, feelings, and preferences successfully to others, while avoiding the extremes of aggressive or passive communication. Learn various ways of being assertive as you interact with others. 04/09/19  11AM – Don’t Believe Everything You Think: Using Logic to Overcome Stress Learn how to recognize and change thought patterns that cause unnecessary stress. The skills taught in this workshop are based on the principles of cognitive therapy, which have been shown to be effective in reducing stress…

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Pre-Grad Advising Info Session, April 17

Are you interested in attending graduate school, but not sure where to start? Do you want to learn more about the graduate application process at Georgia Tech and elsewhere? Are you curious about resources for GT students who want to go to graduate school? If so, please join Pre-Graduate Advising for an upcoming information session: Pre-Grad Advising Info Session Wednesday, April 17, 5:00-6:00 Bill Moore Student Success Center, President’s Suite C   This session will feature a panel of current grad students and undergrads who have successfully applied to graduate school. …

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