PUBP Professor Presenting Research Thursday

SABUR (Student Advisory Board for Undergraduate Research) is hosting their first meeting of the semester this Thursday, January 28th from 11am-12pm at the Student Center Rm319. Dr. Roberta Berry will be giving a presentation on the controversies surrounding Bioscience and Biotechnology research. Refreshments will be provided. 


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CBO Director Seminar

Dr. Douglas Elmendorf, CBO Director, will be presenting a seminar on the U.S. Budget and Economic Outlook at Morehouse College on Wednesday, February 3, 2010.  Morehouse College has generously opened this seminar to all students and faculty in the state of Georgia.  Dr. Elmendorf will also be answering questions at the end.

It will be held at 4:00 p.m. at the Executive Conference Center of the Leadership Center.  The Morehouse general address is 830 Westview Dr. SW.

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GT Student Day at the Capitol

The Student Government Association and the Office of Government and Community Affairs would like to invite you to the first-ever Georgia Tech Student Day at the Capitol on Tuesday, February 9th from 9am to noon at the Georgia State Capitol!  Join SGA leaders and the Institute’s President, Dr. G. P. ‘Bud’ Peterson, in showcasing Georgia Tech’s contributions to our state, nation, and international community!

Should you choose to attend, you will have the opportunity to meet a variety of legislators who directly impact Georgia Tech’s future. If you are a Georgia resident, you will also have an opportunity to meet your local Representative or Senator. You will also get a chance to tour the historic State Capitol, which stands as a symbol of Georgia’s distinguished history. Transportation to and from the Capitol will be taken care of. Let us show the Legislature that we care about the future of our great school, and that Georgia Tech needs the State’s support.

Please email Imran Ali(, Student Lobby Board Chair if you are interested in attending this event. The deadline to reserve a spot is January 30.

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Join the AAC!

The AAC is the SGA’s Academic Advising Committee–and they are accepting applicants!  The AAC provides an ideal outlet for students to let their voices be heard by the academic advising community of GT. If you would like to play a more vocal role in shaping student-advisor interaction at Georgia Tech, consider yourself encouraged to apply! The AAC meets every Thursday from 11am-12pm. Applicants should submit their applications by 4pm on Tuesday, January 26th to Natasha Lawson (e-mail: or hard copy at A. French Building room 207B).

If you are interested in applying, email Elizabeth Miller for an application at

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Sophomores take note!

Are you a second year at Georgia Tech?

If so, you have the chance to be MADE into a successful sophomore at this year’s Sophomore Summit!

The Super Sweet Sophomore Summit is a retreat for a diverse group of sophomores taking place February 26-27th.  At the Summit, you will have the chance to network, set personal goals, discuss campus and sophomore issues, and meet other sophomores wanting to make a difference on campus! Will you be on the next episode of True Life: I’m Going to Sophomore Summit?

For more information on the Summit and to apply, please visit
Applications are available now and are due February 3rd.

Brought to you by the Office of Success Programs and the SGA Sophomore Class Representatives.

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General David H. Petraeus Speaks on Tech Campus

Full Story. GT | General David H. Petraeus Speaks on Tech Campus.

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Undergraduate Research News and Deadlines – January 14, 2010

Please consider subscribing to UROP. This is there first post of the semester.
Undergraduate Research News and Deadlines – January 14, 2010


1. 5th Annual GT Undergraduate Research Spring Symposium and Awards – Applications due February 1st!
2. SABUR Research Seminar Series – Dr. Robert Berry – Thurs, Jan 28th 11am
3. ACC Meeting of the Minds 5th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference – Applications due February 8th!
4. Georgia Tech Research and Innovation Conference (gtRIC) – February 8th.
5. Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunities – General Information
6. Summer Undergraduate Research Ops – Multiple Listings
7. International Research Opportunities – Multiple Listings
8. Fulbright Information Session – February 11th
9. Georgia Tech’s Chapter of IAESTE looking for research internships
10. 2010 MIT Clean Energy Prize business plan competition

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