Olga Shemyakina, an associate professor in the Ivan Allen College School of Economics, presented during the United Nations University’s development conference “Responding to Crises” in Helsinki on September 23.
Helena Mitchell, executive director of the Center for Advance Communications Policy (CACP) at the Georgia Institute of Technology, attended a National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine workshop on “The Future of Emergency Alert and Warning Systems: Research Directions.”
Atlanta Parks and Recreation Commissioner Amy Phuong (IA 2005) and Sarah Higinbotham, a Brittain Fellow in Georgia Tech’s Writing and Communication Program, have joined the Leadership Atlanta program as members of its 2017 class.
Alice Clifton, a doctoral student in the History and Sociology of Technology and Science graduate program in the Ivan Allen College School of History and Sociology, has received the 2016 Award for Excellence in Student Research Using Historical Records.
“Lessons from Ten Years of Nanotechnology Bibliometric Analysis,” a paper written by faculty in the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy, has been accepted and will be presented at the upcoming International Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Blue Skies Forum on Science and Innovation Indicators in Ghent, Belgium, in September 2016.
You-Na Lee, an alumna (PubPol ’15) and visiting assistant professor in the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy, received the 2016 International Society for Professional Innovation Management (ISPIM) Innovation Management Dissertation Award during the XXVII ISPIM Innovation Conference in Porto, Portugal.
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) Independent Task Force published A Sharper Choice on North Korea: Engaging China for a Stable Northeast Asia, a new report on United States policy toward North Korea.
Jacqueline Royster, dean and Ivan Allen Jr. Chair of the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, received the Leadership Excellence Award at Georgia Tech’s Diversity Symposium Reception on September 15.
Bruce McEver, Georgia Tech alumnus (IE 1966) and longtime friend and supporter of the Ivan Allen College, was honored among the inaugural recipients of the Global Business and Interfaith Peace Awards on September 6.
Mary Frank Fox, ADVANCE Professor in the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy and co-director of the Center for the Study of Women, Science, and Technology, received the Gender Equity Champion Award at Georgia Tech’s Eighth Annual Diversity Symposium on September 16.
Diana Hicks, a professor in the School of Public Policy, received the 2016 Ziman Award from the European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (EASST) with her co-authors of the Leiden Manifesto.
The Georgia Institute of Technology moved up two places from 36 to 34 in the 2017 Best Colleges undergraduate rankings of national universities by U.S. News and World Report.
The Georgia Tech Alumni Association has formally established the Ivan Allen College Affinity Group, a group intended to help connect the College’s alumni, students, and faculty.
President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Admiral James A. “Sandy” Winnefeld as a member of the Board of Visitors to the United States Naval Academy.
President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Admiral James A. “Sandy” Winnefeld, distinguished professor in Georgia Tech’s Sam Nunn School of International Affairs and former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, as a member of the Board of Visitors to the United States Naval Academy.
The Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts will be conducting a national search for a new school chair in the School of History and Sociology (HSOC).
Three graduate students in Georgia Tech’s Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts discussed emerging trends and issues concerning local economic development during Georgia Innovation Internship presentations on August 30.
Raj Sashti, an advisor for Fellowships and Sponsored Programs in Georgia Tech’s Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, has been named to a five year term (2016 - 2021) as a U. S. academic/professional expert in the Fulbright Specialist Program (FSP).
Seymour E. Goodman has been appointed Regents Professor by the University System of Georgia (USG) Board of Regents. The title is the highest academic research recognition bestowed by USG. A professor of international affairs and computing in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs in the Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College, this recognition comes on the heels of Goodman’s appointment as a National Associate of the National Research Council (NRC).
Ivan Allen College Alumni Chaunté Howard Lowe and Gal Nevo compete in 2016 Rio Olympics.
Professor of International Affairs and Computing in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs Seymour Goodman has been honored as a National Associate of the National Research Council of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
Several members of Georgia Tech's faculty met with an EPA official last week in order to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the EPA, a relationship which will be led by the Ivan Allen College School of Public Policy.
Professor Marilyn Brown reveals in her newest study how clean power could severely diminish power usage. By using clean power, the U.S. could be saving $11.3 billion in 2030.
By utilizing a new form of development strategy, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs Professor Kirk Bowman is revolutionizing what it means to assist struggling communities.
On June 2-4, 2016, the Program on Strategic Stability Evaluation (POSSE) hosted a workshop in Washington, D.C. that brought together promising academics from across the globe to analyze alternative theoretical frameworks and methodologies appropriate to advancing POSSE’s shift towards understanding the strategic implications of emerging technologies against the shadow of lingering but variable nuclear salience across different regions of the globe. Topics discussed during the two day workshop included Cyber, Survivability, Escalation, Arms Control, and Signaling.
Professor Marilyn Brown releases a study examining how the Obama Administration's Clean Power Plan will cut costs for American families.