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Jennifer Abrams, Andrew Billing - Demystifying Tech: A Path Forward - Together

A Path Forward - Together unites student, staff, and faculty voices around broad themes as a means for creating meaningful, positive change in the student experience at Georgia Tech. In fulfilling…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 3rd, 2019 10 plays 0  

Bonnie Ferri, Kim Harrington, John Stein - Balancing Research and Family

While working towards their Ph.D. degree, students sometimes feel challenges in balancing the demands due to coursework, Teaching Assistant (TA) or Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) responsibilities,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 25th, 2019 11 plays 0  

Professional Development Programs for Faculty and Staff

Georgia Tech and the University System of Georgia offer a number of professional development programs for faculty and staff, such as the Emerging Leaders Program, Women’s Leadership Program,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 5th, 2018 14 plays 0  

Sandra Mason, Trudy Riley, Susan Roche, Gail Spatt - How the Office of Sponsored Programs Supports Faculty

In this session, panelists from key offices dedicated to supporting faculty in obtaining and managing sponsored research funds will discuss recent initiatives focused on streamlining their services.…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 12th, 2018 52 plays 0  

Demystifying Student Crisis Response - Jennifer Gagen, Colleen Riggle

Presenters Jennifer Gagen, VOICE advocate, and Colleen Riggle, assistant dean of students and director of the Women’s Resource Center, will share their experience and knowledge in responding to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 10th, 2018 39 plays 0  

Undergraduate Enrollment: Goals, Stats, and Stories - Rick Clark

With a freshman retention rate of 97 percent and a freshman GPA average of 3.4, gone are the days of “look to your left and right.” Georgia Tech’s admission process and the number…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 2nd, 2018 117 plays 0  

Free Speech, Political Correctness – Any Boundaries? - Kathleen T. Gosden, Kathleen A. Wasch

This session will shed light on some of the following issues: What kind of speech is and is not protected by the First Amendment? What laws and other considerations apply to speeches on campus, from…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 17th, 2017 30 plays 0  

The Colors of Money Part II – Who Decides? - Jim Kirk

This is a follow-up to last year’s mini-course on Georgia Tech’s “Colors of Money.” Following an update of Georgia Tech’s fiscal 2018 budget, participants will look…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 11th, 2017 28 plays 0  

Leave Policies at Georgia Tech - Susan Cozzens, Kim Cobb, Julie Joyce, Kevin Merkel

In this session, attendees had have the opportunity to have their questions about leave policies for faculty and staff answered by campus experts, and hear about proposed modifications to ASMD…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 29th, 2017 27 plays 0  

Bullying in the Workplace: How to spot it? What to do about it? - Pearl Alexander, Kim Harrington, Laura Hollengreen

Bullying is an insidious assertion of power over someone deemed by the bully to be vulnerable. It often happens out of the blue, making it hard to anticipate and counteract in the moment. Longer…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 21st, 2017 17 plays 0  

The Total Person Program – Preparing Student-Athletes to be Champions in Life - Joeleen Akin, Sam Bracken, etal

As Georgia Tech’s director of athletics, Dr. Homer Rice implemented the Total Person Program in 1981. Dr. Rice’s concept was based on his belief that excellence is a result of a balanced…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 10th, 2017 86 plays 0  

Philanthropy at Tech - Tales of Passion, Tales of Woe - Marta Garcia, Caroline Wood

Georgia Tech is well known for the passionate loyalty and support of its alumni, which make it possible for the Institute to achieve what it never could by depending only on state support and…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on March 9th, 2017 25 plays 0  

Driving innovation through partnerships: Lessons from a public-private partnership initiative - Sherry Farrugia

There is so much complexity in the world of innovation that it is often too difficult to take on independently. The purpose of this talk is to provide a foundational understanding of the importance…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 15th, 2017 13 plays 0  

How the Activities of EVPR's Office Impact Georgia Tech - Christopher Jones, Greg King, Monique Tavares

The Office of the Executive Vice President for Research (EVPR) overseas the full breadth of the Institute’s research and commercialization/entrepreneurship and extension activities. This…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 15th, 2016 67 plays 0  

Georgia Tech's connections to the University System of GA & Beyond - Dene Sheheane, Robert Knotts, Chris Burke, Casey Aultman

The Office of the Vice President for Government and Community Relations (GCR) is Georgia Tech’s primary connection to federal, state, and local governments and communities. GCR works to ensure…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 14th, 2016 7 plays 0  

Industry Relations - Caroline Wood, Donald McConnell, Sophia Herbert-Peterson

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From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 11th, 2016 46 plays 0