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David Addiss, Hope Bussenius, Rihana Nesrudin, Michael Elliott - Community Health: Widen the Lens

The Liam's Legacy Symposium honors the memory of Liam Rattray, an outstanding and socially-committed Georgia Tech Honors Program student who was tragically killed by a drunk driver just a few…

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Khari Diop, Sagdrina Jalal, Charles Moore, Skylar VanderLaan - Community Health: Focus on Georgia

The Liam's Legacy Symposium honors the memory of Liam Rattray, an outstanding and socially-committed Georgia Tech Honors Program student who was tragically killed by a drunk driver just a few…

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Danielle Bassett - Networks Thinking Themselves

Bassett's group studies biological, physical, and social systems by using and developing tools from network science and complex systems theory. Our broad goal is to isolate problems at the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 5 Months ago 6 views 0  

Energy, Justice, and Community Health: Policy and Action

The Fall 2018 Liam's Legacy Symposium examines the theme of "energy justice," the challenge of how to provide affordable, safe and reliable energy for all. Energy justice is linked to…

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Energy, Justice, and Community Health: Ideas and Big Connections

The Fall 2018 Liam's Legacy Symposium examines the theme of "energy justice," the challenge of how to provide affordable, safe and reliable energy for all. Energy justice is linked to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 7 Months ago 10 views 0  

SLS Information Session and SLCE Training- What IS Serve-Learn-Sustain? - Ruthie Yow

This info session will offer you the low-down on SLS: why we exist, what we do, and why you will want to get involved, as well as a training session on Service Learning and Community Engagement…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 8 Months ago 5 views 0  

Alona Fyshe - Finding Language (and Language Learning) in the Brain

Understanding a native language is near effortless for fluent adults. But learning a new language takes dedication and hard word. In this talk, I will describe an experiment during which adult…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 8 Months ago 34 views 0  

The Atlanta Beltline: From Vision to Reality - Ryan Gravel, Odetta MacLeish-White, Michael Bryan

Join SLS and the iGniTe First Year Summer Launch Programs for "The Atlanta Beltline: From Vision to Reality", an engaging talk and conversation about the launch and evolution of the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 10 Months ago 44 views 0  

What Does Sustainability Have to Do with Happiness? - Scott Cloutier

Dr. Scott Cloutier shares his work developing the Sustainability through Happiness Framework and Sustainable Neighborhoods for Happiness™ (SNfH) project. He, his students, and team use a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 21 views 0  

Liam's Legacy Symposium: U.N. Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals - Trisha Shetty, Rainier Mallol, Sienna Nordquist, Rubina Malik

Join SLS and the RCE Youth Network to welcome two of the United Nations Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals, to Georgia Tech's campus, as they discuss their year working with the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 5 views 0  

Revealing nonlinear computation by analyzing choices - Xaq Pitkow

The sensory data about most natural task-relevant variables is confounded by task-irrelevant sensory variations, called nuisance variables. To be useful, the sensory signals that encode the relevant…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 40 views 0  

Liam's Legacy Symposium: Sustainable Development Goals - Jessica Espey

In 2015, after a 4-year negotiation process, 193 United Nations member countries agreed upon a new global framework for development that included 17 Sustainable Development Goals. The…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 16 views 0  

Liam's Legacy Symposium: Panel Discussion

Jessica Espey's talk was followed by a panel discussion moderated by Bruce Stiftel, chair of the School of City and Regional Planning, and featuring GT faculty and partners from our newly…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 20 views 0  

Using Artificial-Intelligence-Driven Deep Neural Networks to Uncover Principles of Brain Representation and Organization - Daniel Yamins

Human behavior is founded on the ability to identify meaningful entities in complex noisy data streams that constantly bombard the senses. For example, in vision, retinal input is transformed into…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 44 views 0  

Climate Change: Engineering's Grand Challenge/Georgia Tech's Role - G. Wayne Clough

G. Wayne Clough, Georgia Tech's President Emeritus, discusses climate change and Georgia Tech's role. Climate change has long been considered a “science problem,” and scientists…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 13 views 0