The China Research Center is now part of the Ivan Allen College School of History and Sociology (HSOC) at Georgia Tech.
A new exhibit at the Museum of Design Atlanta features projects from the Public Design Workshop, a design research studio led by Ivan Allen College School of Literature, Media, and Communication Associate Professor Carl DiSalvo.
Written for the Ivan Allen College Newsletter by Monica Miller, a Brittain Fellow and Assistant Director of Writing and Communication, Ivan Allen School of School of Literature, Media, and Communications Writing and Communication Program
Yeiryun Park, an Applied Languages and Intercultural Studies (ALIS) major in the Ivan Allen College School of Modern Languages, was on of two Georgia Tech students selected to receive Chinese Government Full Scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Graduate students from the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy helped organize Georgia Tech Energy Club’s 2017 Energy Expo, which was held on February 9 – 10, 2017.
An article by Jon Schmid, a doctoral student in the Ivan Allen College Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, was published in the 2017 issue of the journal Defence and Peace Economics.
Thomas “Danny” Boston, a professor in the Ivan Allen College Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, wrote an article on low-income housing that was published in the December 2016 issue of the City & Community journal.
Shatakshee Dhongde, an assistant professor in the Ivan Allen Collge School of Economics, present her research at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation of Atlanta on February 14, 2017.
In fall 2016, the Strategic Energy Institute issued a campus-wide request for proposals for cross-disciplinary energy projects. Of the proposals received, three were selected to receive funding.
Philip Shapira, a professor with the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy at Georgia Tech and the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research at The University of Manchester, convened a panel to discuss the new ‘Industrial Revolution’ at the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s annual meeting in Boston, which was held on February 19, 2017.
Georgia Institute of Technology President G.P. “Bud” Peterson awarded the 2017 Ivan Allen Jr. Prize for Social Courage to Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter February 17 in Atlanta.
Kaye Husbands Fealing, professor and chair in the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy, participated in a panel entitled “How to Grow a Scientist” that was held at Brown University on February 15, 2017.
The fifth annual Ivan Allen College Career, Research, and Innovation Development Conference (CRIDC) was held January 27, 2017, at the Stephen C. Hall Building.
Andy Quitmeyer may single-handedly reinvent what it means to “rough it” in studies of digital media.
Mary Frank Fox, ADVANCE Professor in the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy, has been elected to the Electorate Nominating Committee of the Section on Social, Economic, and Political Sciences of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Congratulations to Dr. Kirk Bowman, Jon R. Wilcox Term Professor and Professor of International Affairs for receiving the prestigious Georgia Power Professor of Excellence Award this past Saturday at the Yellow Jackets comeback victory over BC.
Yin Li, a doctoral student with Georgia Tech’s School of Public Policy, has been awarded a scholarship in a prestigious annual award program from the Chinese Scholarship Council (CSC).
Jennifer Clark, an associate professor in the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy, is a recipient of funding from the Institute for People and Technology’s (IPaT) Smart and Connected Communities Data Pilot Grant program.
Renowned and acclaimed poet Thomas Lux who has anchored Poetry@TECH at the Georgia Institute of Technology for 15 years, died February 5 after a lengthy illness.
A new project led by Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts dean, Jacqueline Royster, is revitalizing Atlanta places and people whose stories might otherwise be lost from public memory.
Georgia Tech’s Mock Trial (GTMT) “A” team finished in first place at the 2nd Annual Seminole Smackdown Invitational, which was held January 28 - 29 at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida.
Ten members of the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts have been selected to receive the Class of 1940 Course Survey Teaching Effectiveness Award for the 2015 - 2016 academic year.
The Ivan Allen College School of Modern Languages at the Georgia Institute of Technology seeks six postdoctoral students with training in modern languages (French, German, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Russian, and Spanish) for the newly instituted Global Languages, Cultures, and Technologies (GLACT) post-doctoral program.
Associate Professor Carl DiSalvo and Assistant Professor Chris Le Dantec, faculty in the Ivan Allen College School of Literature, Media, and Communication, are among the first recipients of funding from the Institute for People and Technology (IPat) Smart and Connected Communities Data Pilot Grant program.
Kirk Bowman, the Jon R. Wilcox Term Professor in Soccer and Global Politics in the Ivan Allen College Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, will be given the Georgia Power Professor of Excellence Award during Georgia Tech’s home basketball game against Boston College on February 11, 2017.
The former president and first lady are the first couple to receive the Georgia Tech award that recognizes leaders who act bravely to improve the human condition despite personal risks and challenges. Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter will be honored during a February 17 symposium at the Biltmore.
Jennifer Clark, associate professor in the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy, has been elected chair of the American Association of Geographers Economic Geography Specialty Group for the January 2017 to December 2018 term.
Some graduate programs in the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts at Georgia Tech are still accepting applications for admission in 2017-2018.
Lisa Yaszek, associate chair and professor in the Ivan Allen College School of Literature, Media, and Communication, was interviewed on Georgia Public Broadcasting’s program On Second Thought on January 11, 2017.
Margaret Kosal, an associate professor in the Ivan Allen College Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, participated in a workshop entitled “Dual Use Research of Concern: Options for Future Management” at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in Washington, D.C. on January 4, 2017.
The recording of the panel on “Twenty-first Century Liberal Arts,” which took place December 2, 2016 as part of the Ivan Allen College’s Innovation and Collaboration in Liberal Arts, Science, and Technology (ICLAST) Speaker Series, has been added to Georgia Tech’s SMARTech repository and is available for viewing.
Four faculty members from the Ivan Allen College Sam Nunn School of International Affairs were published in the Winter 2017 issue of The Washington Quarterly.
Kaye Husbands Fealing, professor and chair in the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy at Georgia Tech, was elected to the Board of Directors of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Her term will begin in February, 2017.
Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy doctoral students Seokbeom Kwon and Seokkyun Joshua Woo have been awarded a prestigious joint fellowship from the Science and Technology Policy Institute (STEPI) of Korea.
The School of Literature, Media, and Communication established an Advisory Board this fall with inaugural board members Lester Tate, an attorney and Georgia Tech alumnus (Industrial Management 1982), and Kathleen Goonan, the acclaimed science fiction author who has served as a professor of the practice in LMC.
Three Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts faculty have been selected to be in the inaugural group of the Provost’s Teaching and Learning Fellows, part of the Center for Teaching and Learning here at Georgia Tech.
Congratulations to the 109 candidates in the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts who received their degrees the weekend of December 18, 2016! 55 Ivan Allen students earned Bachelor of Science degrees, 36 earned Master of Science degrees, and 18 earned the Doctor of Philosophy.
Vicki Birchfield, professor in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs and co-director of the Center for European and Transatlantic Studies, was an invited participant at a roundtable organized by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the 4th Open Government Partnership Global Summit held in Paris December 7-9, 2016.
The Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts is once again sponsoring Georgia Tech’s annual commemoration of the life and work of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Ivan Allen College undergraduate student Neil Prasad passed away suddenly on December 9, 2016.
Lindsey Ploussard (Public Policy, Class of 2018) was selected as a recipient of the competitive Federal Jackets Fellowship and will work for Representative John Lewis in Washington, D.C., during Spring 2017.
Shekinah Hall, a second year Public Policy major, has been awarded a prestigious Stamps President’s Scholarship for the remainder of her time at Georgia Tech.
As part of a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Northwestern University have built a musical, interactive tabletop exhibit that teaches the basics of computer coding.
General Philip Breedlove, a distinguished professor in the Ivan Allen College Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, discussed strategies for international dialogue and diplomacy during a talk held on November 28, 2016.
Kathleen Goonan, a professor of the practice in the Ivan Allen College of Literature, Media, and Communication, will join the LMC Advisory Board.
Members of the Georgia Tech community are sharing their personal stories through Transformative Narratives, a traveling exhibit that was first debuted at the Eighth Annual Diversity Symposium in September.
Founded in 1990, the Ivan Allen College’s School of International Affairs was named the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs in 1996, honoring the U.S. Senator who represented the people of Georgia in Congress for nearly a quarter of a century and continues to be an influential voice in the global policy arena.
The Ivan Allen College’s Digital Integrative Liberal Arts Center (DILAC) will be featured in an upcoming “Wednesday’s Child” segment on Fox 5 Atlanta.
The White House highlights Georgia Tech's EarSketch, a project that teaches coding to diverse audiences through music. The National Science Foundation-funded tool will expand to 250 middle and high schools by next fall.
David Laband, chair of the School of Economics (SOE), has decided to retire. He will step down as SOE chair and leave Georgia Tech on December 31, 2016.
Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts graduates should be more “top of mind” among hiring managers at Atlanta companies. A new brochure mailed on November 21 introduces the distinctive attributes of Ivan Allen alumni to CEOs and hiring managers at businesses and nonprofits across the city.
Dalton Lin, an assistant professor in the Ivan Allen College Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, gave a talk at Harvard University’s Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies on November 3, 2016.
Margaret Kosal, an associate professor in the Ivan Allen College Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, participated in a conference on “Reassessing Deterrence in the 21st Century” that was sponsored by West Point Modern War Institute and held at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point from November 13 - 15, 2016.