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Robert M. Craig - Writing Books: Random Thoughts about the Busy Life of a Georgia Tech Professor

Dr. Robert M. Craig is Professor Emeritus of the College of Design and author of 13 books, including several illustrated studies of Atlanta architecture. He is an architectural historian and…

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Gideon Marcus - What Science Fiction Got Wrong...and Right! (and how you make the future)

In the 1950s and '60s, scientists and engineers were hailed as saints of progress. People believed that technology would solve all of the world's problems. But the science fiction and…

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Economic Mobility as a Tool for a Sustainable Future with Raphael Bostic, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Raphael Bostic, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, discusses "Economic Mobility as a Tool for a Sustainable Future." Bostic will be in conversation with Dean Kaye Husbands…

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Ruth Kanfer - Ageless Talent: Enhancing the Performance and Well-Being of Your Age-Diverse Workforce

Kanfer will discuss the book’s strategies and tools for addressing problems related to employee motivation, performance, and well-being in the context of rapid technological and social change.…

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Panel Discussion with Former Students of Hin Bredendieck

How did Hin Bredendieck’s teaching philosophy and experience at the Bauhaus impact designers who studied under him? Join the Georgia Tech Library for a live streamed panel discussion with the…

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Bauhaus Book Talk: Hin Bredendieck: From Aurich to Atlanta

The Georgia Tech Library welcomes Gloria Köpnick and Rainer Stamm in conversation with Dean Leslie Sharp for a lively discussion of their 2020 book Hin Bredendieck: From Aurich to Atlanta. This…

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Curator Conversation: Hin Bredendieck: From Aurich to Atlanta

Join us for a discussion between Professor Dr. Rainer Stamm, director of the Landesmuseum Oldenburg (Oldenburg State Museum for Art and Cultural History), and Kirk Henderson, Exhibits Program Manager…

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Sasha Costanza-Chock - Design Justice: Community-led Practices to Build the Worlds We Need

Dr. Sasha Costanza-Chock will present an overview of their new book Design Justice: Community-Led Practices to Build the Worlds We Need, published by the MIT Press in 2020. The book is an…

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Ismael Rafols - Mapping How Science May Contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Analysts are rapidly developing methods to map publications to SDGs in the face of policy demands. However, as reported by Armitage et al. (2020), a high degree of inconsistency is found when…

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Joycelyn Wilson - Cultivating Curiosity: What is Hip Hop Studies, & What Is It Doing at an Institute of Technology?

The Cultivating Curiosity series provides a look into how curiosity is sparked and the actions that sustain it. Learn how researchers use their sense of wonder to find joy while fueling their…

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Georgia Tech Archives Rare Book Spotlight: Newton’s Principia & Opticks

Join Georgia Tech Astronomer Jim Sowell and Research Services and Instruction Archivist Alison Reynolds to explore Sir Isaac Newton’s Principia & Opticks. You’ll get a virtual look at…

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Philip Auslander - In Concert: Performing Musical Persona

The Georgia Tech Library and Professor Philip Auslander invite you to a special virtual event to celebrate the publication of his new book In Concert: Performing Musical Persona.Auslander, a…

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Georgia Tech’s First-Generation College Celebration: A Panel Discussion

Join us for a panel discussion with Georgia Tech faculty and staff as they share their experiences of being the first student in their family to graduate from college. Through this event, we will…

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Diana Hicks - Best Practices in Research Metrics: A Conversation with the lead author of the Leiden Manifesto

Join Professor Diana Hicks of the Georgia Tech School of Public Policy for a conversation about the Leiden Manifesto for Research Metrics. There will be a high level overview of the 10 principles to…

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Best Practices for Collaborating with Colleagues, Industry and Information Seekers: The TRAIL Story

Virtual Conference, Special Library Association, September 20, 2020 Daureen Nesdill served as Moderator. She explained how TRAIL started 14 years ago as an effort to preserve federal technical…

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The Eugie Awards: Juror's Roundtable

The Eugie Award Symposium for Speculative Fiction brings together science fiction, fantasy, and horror authors, editors, and scholars from around the world. The Eugie Foster Memorial Award for Short…

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