Monday, October 27, 2014

S'more Sale!

Sponsor: Engineers Without Borders Nicaragua Project
Location: Tech Walkway
Date: 10-31-2014
Time: 10:00 am
Contact Person/Email: auppal9@gatech.edu
The Nicaragua Cookstove Project will be having a s'mores sale where Georgia Tech students use the cookstove they've deigned to make s'mores as well as hot chocolate! A perfect treat for Halloween!

General Meeting

Sponsor: Pride Alliance at GT
Location: Klaus 2447
Date: 10-30-2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: pridealliance@gmail.com
We will be discussing the history of the AIDs movement for AIDs Awareness Month. Also, costume contest for Halloween! Come out in your best for fun and history.

Virtual Information Session for Interested Parties

Sponsor: Global Social Venture Competition - Scheller College of Business
Location: http://ile.gatech.edu/gsv
Date: 10-28-2014
Time: 7:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: gtgsvc@gmail.com
The Global Social Ventures Competition (GSVC) is a social entrepreneurship competition hosted by UC-Berkeley, along with Georgia Tech as their Eastern Region partner.

GSVC promotes sustainable ventures that address significant social issues, build awareness of the social entrepreneurship field, and educate future future leaders.

For more information, please visit http://ile.gatech.edu/gsv

Student Commencement (Reflections) Speakers

Sponsor: Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
Date: 10-30-2014
Time: 10:00 am
Contact Person/Email: Debbie Dorsey/debbie.dorsey@vpss.gatech.edu
Attention Fall Graduates:

One student will be selected for each ceremony to present an inspirational speech of 2 to 3 minutes before his/her classmates and guests.

If you are graduating in the fall and would like to be considered as the student commencement speaker, visit www.studentaffairs.gatech.edu for more information and speech submission requirements.

Deadline to submit-10/30/14, 10am

Apply for Wreck Camp Staff 2015 (Closes Nov. 7th)

Sponsor: New Student & Sophomore Programs
Location: www.wreckcamp.gatech.edu
Date: 11-07-2014
Time: 5:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: Jordan Holliday/jordan.holliday@vpss.gatech.edu
APPLY TO LEAVE YOUR MARK. Wreck Camp staff applications are now open through Nov. 7, 2014. WC is an extended orientation program focused on teaching new students about Tech traditions and getting them excited for Tech! Visit the our website (www.wreckcamp.gatech.edu) to find the application that will change your whole summer. Check out our video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HXbk2QJ38w.

Neon Frights

Sponsor: WRECKless
Location: Callaway Plaza
Date: 10-31-2014
Time: 9:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: li4rich@yahoo.com
Have you been dying to shake your BOOty? Tired of being alone in your broom, goblin up ice scream with no-Body around? Are you a vampire? Then conjure up your tombmate, summon your ghoul friends, and brain your BOO to Callaway Plaza at Bobby Dodd Stadium this Halloween where WRECKless will be ghosting a rave’n party. Live music, free food, haunted house. Come or be burned at the stake!

Trick or Treat for UNICEF

Sponsor: UNICEF at Georgia Tech
Location: Tech Walkway
Date: 10-31-2014
Time: 11:00 am
Contact Person/Email: gtunicef@gmail.com
In celebration of Halloween, UNICEF at Georgia Tech will be hosting a special fundraising event on Tech Walkway. There will be dart throwing, a costume photo booth, baked goods for sale, and an information table about UNICEF's involvement with worldwide issues. The event will be from 11:00AM to 3:00PM on Friday (10/31/2014), so drop by and say hello! We hope to see you all there!

FIMRC General Body Meeting

Sponsor: Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children (FIMRC)
Location: Van Leer E361
Date: 11-06-2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: aidamokube@gatech.edu
Come to the next FIMRC meeting on Thursday, November 6, in Van Leer E361 at 6pm!

For more info click here: http://goo.gl/forms/dEo0Cc4OdN

A message from FIMRC National Office:
Check out this incredible video made by Chapter members at Georgia Tech! They did a fabulous job highlighting FIMRC's work at home and abroad to recruit more members and gain interest in the Chapter. http://youtu.be/qU4-O17gMz0

General Meeting

Sponsor: Habitat for Humanity
Location: DM Smith room 207
Date: 10-28-2014
Time: 6:30 pm
Contact Person/Email: sburson3@gatech.edu
Habitat is having our second general meeting of the semester. If you are interested in participating in our upcoming builds make sure to attend so you can reserve a spot. We look forward to seeing everyone there.

Holiday Hustle 5K to Fight AIDS

Sponsor: AMSA
Location: BioTech Quad
Date: 11-22-2014
Time: 8:00 am
Contact Person/Email: v.yarabarla@gatech.edu
Get into the holiday spirit this year taking care of your body while supporting a great cause! AMSA at Georgia Tech is hosting its Third Annual 5K, Holiday Hustle 5K to Fight AIDS, on November 22, 2014 at 8am at the BioTech Quad.

Early Bird (GT students): $10, open until 10/31/14 at 5pm
Regular registration (GT students): $15

Sign up here: http://www.gtamsa.org/5k-register.html


Sponsor: Office of International Education & SGA Athletics
Location: Clary Theatre (Student Success Center)
Date: 10-29-2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: Jeevan Devassy/jeevan.devassy@oie.gatech.edu
Have you ever wondered about Americans and their love for football? Georgia Tech International Students can learn about the game at our Football101 event! Free Tailgating Snacks & Refreshments, Tickets to the Homecoming game & Free Prizes! Go to http://oie.gatech.edu/content/football101-signup to sign up.

ROTC Blood Drive

Sponsor: ROTC
Location: Klaus Atrium
Date: 11-04-2014
Time: 10:00 am
Contact Person/Email: AdamStebbing@gmail.com
Come out and support your Georgia Tech ROTC! Air Force, Army, and Navy will be jointly hosting a Blood Drive in support of Armed Service Blood Program. All donations go to service members and their families. Please come out to the Klaus Atrium on Tuesday, November 4th from 10 AM - 5 PM and help your Armed Services!

'Extreme by Design' Movie Night - Day 2!

Sponsor: Design for America Club
Location: Klaus 2447
Date: 10-29-2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: Zach Crawford/Zcrawford6@gatech.edu
Due to technical problems last meeting (apologies again!), we didn't get to start the film. So we'll be starting it this week! 'Extreme by Design' highlights the journey of 3 Stanford Design School students as they attempt to create, prototype, and implement a variety of solutions to solve humanity's most gripping problems. Snacks/drinks will be provided, so come out to eat, play, and design!

IMPACT: “Business Lessons From My Six Careers”

Sponsor: Institute for Leadership and Entrepreneurship
Location: LeCraw Auditorium, Scheller College of Business
Date: 10-29-2014
Time: 4:30 pm
Contact Person/Email: dori.pap@ile.gatech.edu
This week's IMPACT Speaker Series presents Allen Ecker, former Executive VP of Scientific Atlanta (now part of Cisco Systems), with his presentation titled “Business Lessons From My Six Careers." Come join us to hear from an engineering powerhouse and leader in the telecommunications industry.

Management Consulting Information Session

Sponsor: PhD to Consulting Club
Location: Scheller College of Business Room 300
Date: 10-28-2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: gt.phd2consulting.club@gmail.com
We are pleased to host an information session presented by a former club member and recent new hire from the Boston Consulting Group. Come and discover the many ways our club can help you. We host multiple workshops, guest speakers, interview practice and opportunities for pro bono consulting experience and more!

Visit our website for more details: http://www.gtphd2consultingclub.com/about-us.html

Homecoming Talent Show

Sponsor: SCPC
Location: Ferst Center Theater
Date: 10-28-2014
Time: 7:30 pm
Contact Person/Email: Tim Tija-Gan/homecoming@scpc.gatech.edu
Location: Ferst Theatre
Date: October 28th, 2014
Time: 7:30pm
Fee: Free
The annual Homecoming Talent Show serves to showcase the many talents of the Georgia Tech student body. This event is free for and all students and guests! Come by and watch the diverse talents of the Tech student body!

Go to homecoming.gatech.edu for more info!

DPhiL Week 2014

Sponsor: Delta Phi Lambda Sorority Inc.
Location: Student Success Center, President's Suite B
Date: 11-03-2014
Time: 6:30 pm
Contact Person/Email: rosalya@gtdphil.org
DPhiL is hosting a week of exciting events, open to all students, in order to celebrate our founding nearly 16 years ago! Our events include a Career Workshop, where you'll receive career advice and resume critique from successful Tech alumni, a Game Expo featuring Korean Jacks and our unique Chopstix Challenge, an Osteoporosis awareness event, and more!

TSA Bowling Night

Sponsor: Transfer Student Association (TSA)
Location: Tech Rec
Date: 10-30-2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: yquinones3@gatech.edu
TSA is having its 2nd school wide event of the semester at the Tech Rec. If you are a transfer student, join us for a night of free food, bowling, and networking with your fellow transfers. We will also be holding elections for our executive positions at this time. We look forward to seeing you there!

Hot Patootie @ Under the Couch

Sponsor: Musician's Network
Location: Under the Couch (2nd Floor of the Student Center)
Date: 11-01-2014
Time: 9:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: James Hunter (jhunter36@gatech.edu)
Come see The Rocky Horror Picture Show in a whole new way - with a live band performing all the songs (in costume, of course)!

Admission is $5 and Tech students get in for free!

For more info, click here: http://www.facebook.com/events/741710149226268

Winter Break Service Trip

Sponsor: CCF at Georgia Tech
Location: CCF
Date: 10-27-2014
Time: 8:00 am
Contact Person/Email: marc@gtccf.org
Embrace the New Year in Puebla, Mexico as we work with the locals to help build a rain water catchment system which will provide clean, safe drinking water for several rural towns around the area. This trip is open to all students, so if you'd like to get more information please email: Marc Smith: marc@gtccf.org

Weekly Events

Sponsor: Bethel Campus Fellowship
Location: See email for all locations
Date: 10-27-2014
Time: 7:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: bcf.gatech@gmail.com
Monday @ 7pm, IC 115

Weekly Bible Study - White Noise Part 2 - What to do when God Seems Silent

Saturday @ 4pm, GSU Ballroom

PROCLAIM 2014 - a state-wide concert event co-sponsored with Georgia State University. All details are here: http://eepurl.com/6IwsT

Sunday @ 10am, various GT locations

We give student rides to local church. Need a home away from home? Join us! Sign up: bit.ly/1pRekHA

The Revival IV: A Farewell Tour

Sponsor: Office of Student Diversity Programs
Location: Under the Couch
Date: 10-29-2014
Time: 8:30 pm
Contact Person/Email: Stephanie L. Ray/sray@gatech.edu
This International, salon styled poetry tour, THE REVIVAL, features queer women of color and stops in ATLANTA for a night of community, language, music, and celebration. The poetry concert features performances from Queen Sheba, Be Steady, T. Miller, and special guest poet, Jericho Brown.

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