EVENTS

  • Digital Learning in 21st-Century Universities

    October 20, 2014, All Day

    Global Learning Center

    Online courses like massive open online courses (MOOCs) introduce challenging new paradigms regarding classical pedagogy and all the new aspects of public education. The worldwide collaborating learning experience not only builds up new relationships in the world, but also leads to the emergence of endless questions on the fate of this digital revolution.

    This academic workshop will address the issues relative to the impact of new digital technologies on learning and education:

  • Medievalisms on the Move

    October 24, 2014, All Day

    Stephen Hall Building (normal sessions) and DM Smith (plenaries)

    Georgia Tech will host the 29th International Conference on Medievalism: Medievalisms on the Move, a two-day conference investigating what happened when recreations, reinventions, and redefinitions of the 'medieval' move from one cultural space and time to another.

  • ICLAST Speaker Series: Richard Utz (LMC) — Public Access (in association with the Medievalisms on the Move conference) -- location may change from Hall

    October 24, 2014, 12:00 pm

    Atlanta, GA

    Innovation and Collaboration in Liberal Arts, Science, and Technology (ICLAST)
    Funded by GT FIRE Transformative Research and Education

    FALL 2014 lunch panels and discussions (most in Hall 102, Fridays, noon-1:30 pm) open to any interested GT faculty, post doctoral fellows, students, staff.

  • Ivan Allen College Graduate Studies Reception

    October 31, 2014, 3:00 pm

    Habersham Building, 781 Marietta Street

    All current Ivan Allen College students, along with IAC alumni, faculty and staff are cordially invited to a reception. This event is sponsored by the IAC Graduate Student Advisory Board.

  • Ivan Allen College Alumni Brunch

    November 1, 2014, 10:00 am

    Old CE Building, 221 Bobby Dodd Way

    Ivan Allen College Alumni Brunch

  • ICLAST Speaker Series: Sy Goodman (INTA & CoC) — From Technological Innovation to High Impact Outcomes: Cases from the American Civil War

    November 7, 2014, 12:00 pm

    Atlanta, GA

    Innovation and Collaboration in Liberal Arts, Science, and Technology (ICLAST)
    Funded by GT FIRE Transformative Research and Education

    FALL 2014 lunch panels and discussions (most in Hall 102, Fridays, noon-1:30 pm) open to any interested GT faculty, post doctoral fellows, students, staff.

  • Beatrice Mtetwa and the Rule of Law Documentary Screening

    November 11, 2014, 6:00 pm

    Le Craw Auditorium, Scheller College of Business, 800 West Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30308

    Beatrice Mtetwa and the Rule of Law is a documentary film featuring the winner of this year's Ivan Allen Prize for Social Courage, human rights defender Beatrice

  • Allen Prize Symposium: Human Rights and the Rule of Law

    November 13, 2014, 9:00 am

    The Imperial Ballroom, The Biltmore, 817 West Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30308

    The Allen Prize Symposium honors Beatrice Mtetwa and her decades of work as a defender of human rights in Zimbabwe.  This recognition of her work touches not only Zimbabwe and but all of us by affirming that we are witnesses to a vision of global community grounded in human dignity and social justice.  Inspired and challenged by her commitment, the 2014 Allen Prize Symposium also serves as symbol of how the legacy of Mayor Ivan Allen born in Atlanta continues to embrace civil and human rights for the nation and the world.

  • ICLAST Speaker Series: Ute Fischer (LMC), Michael Nitsche & Brian Magerko (Digital Media/LMC) — Cognition, Creating, and Crafting

    November 21, 2014, 12:00 pm

    Atlanta, GA

    Innovation and Collaboration in Liberal Arts, Science, and Technology (ICLAST)
    Funded by GT FIRE Transformative Research and Education

    FALL 2014 lunch panels and discussions (most in Hall 102, Fridays, noon-1:30 pm) open to any interested GT faculty, post doctoral fellows, students, staff.