Monday, September 22, 2014

The Undergraduate Research Kaleidoscope

Sponsor: The Tower Undergraduate Research Journal
Location: TBA
Date: 10-02-2014
Time: 11:00 am
Contact Person/Email: Reeves Broussard / rvbroussard@gatech.edu
The Undergraduate Research Kaleidoscope (URK) is a great opportunity to present your research in Pecha Kucha format. Presentations must be designed to emphasize the importance of your research rather than specific results. We will have catered food and prizes for the best presentations! If you are interested in presenting at the URK, please visit gttower.org/urk to submit your abstract.

Alternative Fall Breaks Information Session

Sponsor: Trailblazers
Location: IC 133
Date: 09-22-14
Time: 8:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: Matthew Kaune , mkaune3@gatech.edu
Come out to the GT Trailblazers' AFB Info Session to learn more about the exciting trips we have planned for this fall break! We'll be leading trips to Caesar's Head State Park in South Carolina, Little River Canyon in Alabama, and Big South Fork National River in Tennessee/Kentucky. This is your chance to find out the specifics about the trips, meet the leaders, and ask any questions. FREE PIZZA!!

Eye Candy: DePoe Eye Center Open House

Sponsor: Georgia Tech Student Center
Location: Student Center Commons
Date: 09-23-2014
Time: 11:00 am
Contact Person/Email: kate.curnow@stucen.gatech.edu
Get a taste of our Eye Candy! Feast your eyes on the DePoe Eye Center’s amazing products and services during their Open House on September 23! Test your vision and win candy when you go eye to eye with Buzz in a game of BuzzVision! Schedule an eye exam, and you could win a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses! Stop by and see all the great things that DePoe has to offer!​

GT Transportation Speaker Series: Kimley-Horn to Discuss Atlanta Braves DRI Traffic Study

Sponsor: National Center for Transportation Systems Productivity and Management
Location: Mason Bldg 1133
Date: 10-02-14
Time: 11:00 am
Contact Person/Email: Audrey Leous, Audrey.Leous@coa.gatech.edu
NCTSPM is pleased to welcome Robb Ross and Elizabeth Hammer from Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc on Thursday, October 2, at 11:00 am in Mason 1133. They will be presenting on the topic of "Hitting Curveballs in a Fastball World: The Atlanta Braves DRI Traffic Study".

Please RSVP to NCTSPM@ce.gatech.edu. Boxed lunches will be provided to the first 25 attendees.

A full listing of events may be found at http://nctspm.gatech.edu/events

Phi Mu Tea Party

Sponsor: Phi Mu Fraternity
Location: Phi Mu House
Date: 10-02-2014
Time: 7:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: Emily Shepherd - eshepherd3@gatech.edu
Students of Georgia Tech are invited to attend Phi Mu's annual tea and deserts benefit, Tea Party!

Come by the Phi Mu house October 2nd anytime from 7pm-10pm and enjoy some sweet treats, tea, and live music. Sunday's best attire is required - sundresses, collared shirts, no jeans. All donations benefit Children's Miracle Network. You can buy tickets from a Phi Mu sister, at the door, or online at http://www.gtphimuteaparty.com . Tickets are $5 ($5.50 online). We hope to see the entire campus there enjoying good music, yummy treats, and great company!

Dress for Success

Sponsor: Alpha Kappa Psi and Phi Beta Sigma
Location: Student Success Center - President's Suite B
Date: 09-30-2014
Time: 7:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: Kyle Dymanus - vp3@gtakpsi.com
Have you ever had trouble dressing for a job interview or Career Fair? Do you know how to dress appropriately for a Corporate Dinner or your internship/co-op? Alpha Kappa Psi and Phi Beta Sigma would like to invite you to "Dress for Success." We will be holding an informative workshop focusing on business dressing etiquette and offering tips on how to dress appropriately to professional events. This will be held on campus on Tuesday, September 30th from 7-9pm at President's Suite B in the Student Success Center. Dress is casual. Free food!

HAC Recruitment

Sponsor: Honor Advisory Council
Location: Anywhere
Date: 9-30-2014
Time: 5:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: kelseykillion@gatech.edu
Do you want to promote student rights? Do you want to uphold Tech's prestige? Do you want to influence campus culture? If any of those apply to you, apply to be a member of the Honor Advisory Council! Look for applications at honor.gatech.edu; submissions are accepted until 5:00pm on September 30, 2014. Graduate students and undergraduate students are welcome to apply!

GTRI: Get Riled for Research!

Sponsor: Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE)
Location: Instructional Center 213
Date: 09-22-2014
Time: 6:30 pm
Contact Person/Email: gtsase@gmail.com
Do you want to get involved in research? How about an internship or co-op? GTRI wants to speak to smart students like you about their opportunities. The Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) is an organization devoted to utilizing science and engineering to solve some of the toughest problems faced by the government and industry. Not only does GTRI have numerous patents in the United States, but it is also one of the nation's leading research institutes. There will be a Q&A afterwards. So join us for free food* and a great networking experience! *Food is guaranteed only for paid members. To RSVP for food, click here to learn more about membership and pay your dues: http://bit.ly/GTSASEmembership.

SASE is a professional organization devoted to helping you develop the skills and confidence necessary to land your ideal job in the workplace. We also provide ample opportunities for carefree fun, networking and community involvement. http://bit.ly/GTSASEGTRI

Georgia Tech Virtual Career Fair

Sponsor: Georgia Tech Center for Career Discovery and Development and CareerEco
Location: https://www.careereco.com/events/gatech
Date: 09-23-2014
Time: 9:00 am
Contact Person/Email: gatech@careereco.com
Global, national, & entrepreneurial companies want to meet you at the Virtual Career Fair on Sept. 23rd & 24th. Students/alumni can connect real-time with employers online via chat sessions during the event .(a camera is not required for the text chat --video chats will be scheduled by appointment. You could win a Nano and get a job. Register at https://www.careereco.com/events/gatech Questions: 770-980-0088

IMPACT Speaker Series - Metro Atlanta Chamber

Sponsor: Institute for Leadership and Entrepreneurship
Location: LeCraw Auditorium, Scheller College of Business
Date: 9-24-2014
Time: 4:30 pm
Contact Person/Email: dori.pap@ile.gatech.edu
This week's IMPACT Speaker Series presents Hala Moddelmog, President and CEO of the Metro Atlanta Chamber, with her presentation titled "Leadership in the Innovation Economy." Come join us to hear from a multi-dimensional leader with more than 19 years experience in president and CEO roles, as well as the first female president and CEO in the 154-year history of the Metro Atlanta Chamber.

Robert Glasper Experiment concert

Sponsor: Office of the Arts
Location: Ferst Center for the Arts
Date: 09-22-2014
Time: 8:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: Stephanie.lee@arts.gatech.edu
Georgia Tech welcomes Robert Glasper Experiment, who won the Grammy Award for Best R&B Album in 2013 for "Black Radio," which explores fusions of hip hop and jazz. Glasper performs with drummer Mark Colenburg, saxophonist/vocalist Casey Benjamin and bassist Derrick Hodge as an electronic act that defies genre norms from any single discipline. Georgia Tech student tickets are $10 and are available at the Box Office in the Student Center.

General meeting

Sponsor: Pride alliance at GT
Location: IC 103
Date: 09-25-2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: Pride@gatech.edu
Come join Pride in discussion and fun mingling in our new location!

Young Life College Late Wednesday (YLLW)

Sponsor: Young Life College Georgia Tech
Location: Overhand Patio outside first floor of the CULC
Date: 09-24-2014
Time: 8:30 pm
Contact Person/Email: ylcgeorgiatech@gmail.com
Come hang out with Young Life College every Wednesday night! Eat free food & meet new people. All things GT. All things Young Life. You were made for this.

General Meeting

Sponsor: College Democrats of Georgia Tech
Location: Student Center Room 320
Date: 09-22-2014
Time: 5:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: oliviaarchambault@gatech.edu
Join the College Democrats tonight at 5 pm in Student Center Room 320 to learn how to properly register to vote! Camillo from the Michelle Nunn Campaign will also be joining us to speak about this campaign. Come out to ask questions and see how you can get involved!


Sponsor: Enterprise to Empower (En2Em)
Location: Think Space in the Library East Commons
Date: 09-25-2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: smoin3@gatech.edu
Ever seen the hashtag #GrindDontKnowSleep and wondered what it meant? Interested in youth empowerment and impacting your peers? Ever wanted to create your own nonprofit organization or social business? Join En2Em on Thursday, 9/25 at 6:00 in the Think Space as we hear from the GDKS founder Drew White on his passion for inspiring others and his journey starting his own nonprofit. More details here: www.facebook.com/en2em.

Service Trips and Upcoming Events

Sponsor: CCF
Location: Georgia Tech CCF
Date: 09-22-2014
Time: 3:00 pm
Contact Person/Email: mkinnemore13@gmail.com
ARGO:Fall Break Service Trip
This fall break, October 10th - 14th, CCF Compassion will be traveling to Mayflower, Arkansas to assist in tornado relief. The trip is opening to anyone, and the cost for the trip is only $100. For more info, email Marc Smith at marc@gtccf.org

Winter Break Service Trip
Join us as we travel to Puebla, Mexico to help build a well with some of the locals. The trip will be from Dec 27th - Jan 2nd. If you are interested, there will be an Info Session about the trip on September 25th at 9pm at CCF. The address is: 767 Techwood Dr. Atlanta, GA 30313. For more info, email Marc Smith at marc@gtccf.org

Join us at CCF, as we continue with our weekly service events. The schedule for this week includes:

- K-5th Grade Tutoring at City of Refuge Children's center @ 3:45pm
- K-5th Grade Tutoring at City of Refuge Children's center @ 3:00pm
- Serving Dinner to the Homeless at Wachovia Park @ 6pm
- Knit-a-Square @ 3:00pm
- Community Service at Grant Park @ 3:00pm
- Share Lunch with our Homeless Neighbors @ noon
- Serve Dinner at Eden Village @ 4:00pm
- Writing Letters of Encouragement to Inmates @ 2:00pm

Energy Chat with Shell

Sponsor: Energy Club at Georgia Tech
Location: Love Building - Room 185
Date: 09-24-2014
Time: 6:30 pm
Contact Person/Email: energyclub@gatech.edu
Join the Energy Club this week as we welcome 3 Georgia Tech alumni from Shell to discuss career opportunities and the energy issues in the context of a large energy company. As always, enjoy some free pizza and great conversation.

Family Praise Chapel

Sponsor: Bethel Campus Fellowship
Location: Family Praise Chapel
Date: 9-28-14
Time: 11:00 am
Contact Person/Email: cesimai@gatech.edu
Bethel Campus Fellowship, in conjunction with RCCG Family Praise Chapel, is excited to welcome everyone back for the 2014-2015 school year and we want to be part of your journey this year! We hope you're having a fantastic semester so far!

Have you wanted to connect with other college students and young professionals all over Atlanta? Have you wanted to know more about God? Have you wanted your college or graduate experience to make impact beyond the walls of your campus? Most importantly, have you wanted to find discover your purpose?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, Family Praise Chapel might be a home away from home for you! Join us for a special College Sunday at our local church on September 28, 2014. There will be a luncheon immediately after the service.

To RSVP for the luncheon or to request a ride, please fill this form: bit.ly/1pRekHA

Arizona Chemical Info Session

Sponsor: Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society
Location: Cherry Emerson Room 322
Date: 9-25-14
Time: 11:00 am
Contact Person/Email: Maeve Nagle / mnagle7@gatech.edu
Come to the SAACS meeting this Thursday (September 25th) at 11 AM in Cherry Emerson room 322 to hear from chemical company Arizona Chemical and eat free pizza! We will also discuss some upcoming events so come and bring a friend.

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