Start Date: Sunday, August 13, 2017

Sunday, August 13

ECLIPSE 2017 @ GEORGIA TECH: An Exhibit
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
All day
Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons, 266 4th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313
Learn more about solar eclipses from this exhibit at Clough
Fall 2017 Phase II Registration
Saturday, August 12, 2017
All day
Georgia Tech Campus
Registration will be open from Aug. 12-25.
Freshmen Students Move In
Saturday, August 12, 2017
All day
Georgia Tech Department of Housing
Freshman students move into new home-away-from-home.

Monday, August 14

Fall First-Year FASET Orientation
Sunday, August 13, 2017 to
Monday, August 14, 2017
All day
Georgia Tech Campus
FASET orientation for fall first-year students will take place Aug. 13–14. 
Start Date: Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14

Fall 2017 Move-in
Monday, August 14, 2017
All day
Georgia Tech Department of Housing
Non-freshman students move onto campus for Fall 2017.
Ph.D. Thesis Defense: Matthew J. Miller
Monday, August 14, 2017
9:00 am - 11:00 am
GT Library (ground floor west), Wilby Room
“Decision Support System Development For Human Extravehicular Activity”
Fall Teaching Kickoff
Monday, August 14, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Clough 102 & Boggs B5
Stay all day or come as you are able!
Carbon Reduction Challenge Finalist Poster Expo
Monday, August 14, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Main Atrium, Ford ES&T Building
View the Students' final projects after challenging their summer intern companies to reduce their carbon consumption
Carbon Reduction Challenge Finalist Poster Expo
Monday, August 14, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Atrium, Ford Environmental Science & Technology Building, 311 Ferst Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
Teams present plans to reduce businesses' carbon emissions and save money.
Summer 2017 IEN Micro-Fabrication Short Course
Monday, August 14, 2017
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Marcus Nanotechnology Building | 345 Ferst Drive | Atlanta GA | 30332
This in­tensive 3 day short course combines classroom lectures and laboratory based hands-on fabrication in the IEN cleanroom. The goal of the course is to impart a basic understanding of the science and technology of micro-fabrication processes.
Start Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15

Antibiotics: Discovery, Resistance, and Alternatives
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
All day
Room 1005, Engineered Biosystems Building, 950 Atlantic Drive NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
Georgia Tech researchers host one-day conference to address the antibiotic resistance crisis.
ECN Back to School Social
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Gordy Room, Wardlaw Center
Celebratory event welcoming ECN members back to campus for a new year.
Atom Probe Tomography: Applications and Techniques
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
11:45 am - 1:15 pm
Marcus Nanotechnology Building | 345 Ferst Drive | Atlanta GA | 30332
Learn more about this technique and how it may be applied to your research at this event.
Atlanta Dream vs. Connecticut Sun
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
7:00 pm
McCamish Pavilion
The Atlanta Dream hosts the Connecticut Sun at McCamish Pavilion

Wednesday, August 16

Fall First-Year FASET Orientation
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 to
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
All day
Georgia Tech Campus
FASET orientation for fall first-year students will take place Aug. 15–16. 

Thursday, August 17

Open-Enrollment Course: "Cybersecurity: A Systems Approach Core Course"
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 to
Thursday, August 17, 2017
All day
84 5th Street NW, Atlanta, GA
Begin a cybersecurity certificate from Georgia Tech Professional Education with this foundational course.
Start Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Wednesday, August 16

CRC August Shutdown
Saturday, July 29, 2017 to
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
All day
Campus Recreation Complex
Due to renovations, CRC facility hours and availability will alter July 31 through August 16.
Start Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Wednesday, August 16

Staff Council General Meeting
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Press Room A, Bill Moore Student Success Center
Open meeting for all staff
Be Well: Using Your Leave to Welcome a Child (Summer)
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Scheller COB, Room 101
Learn important facts and must-do's for coordinating your employer-paid time off and Family Medical Leave (FMLA) when welcoming a child (childbirth, adoption, or foster placement).
PWP Open Help-Desk Session
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Pettit Room 102B
The PWP help-desk style training is meant for you to bring your questions, comments, and concerns, and have a PWP expert work with you on solutions.
2017 Graduate Student Employee Processing
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Clough, 3rd Floor
Georgia Tech Human Resources helps new hires on-board early at Graduate Student Employee Processing event.
Start Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17

Sustainably Flourishing: Introduction to Canning
Thursday, August 17, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons Room 423
Join Preserving Now for a hands-on workshop to learn all the basics of home preservation using the most popular method: water-bath canning. 
SENIC Webinar Series: Nanoscribe Photonic Professional GT - Submicron Resolution 3D Printing
Thursday, August 17, 2017
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Online Webinar
This 30-minute webinar will provide an overview of the Nanoscribe system with a discussion of key features and capabilities followed by time for Q & A.
Materials Characterization Short Course: Surface Science Techniques – Focus on Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ToF-SIMS
Thursday, August 17, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Marcus Nanotechnology Building | 345 Ferst Drive | Atlanta GA | 30332
Save the Date for a New Short Course: Surface Science Techniques – Focus on Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ToF-SIMS. Course dates = Aug. 17 & 18. Registration opens July 6th, 2017.
Staff Council Office Hours
Thursday, August 17, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CRC Room 204
Office hours for staff to visit with Staff Council members
Greek Kick Off
Thursday, August 17, 2017
5:00 pm
various locations
Anyone who is interested in possibly going Greek while a student at Georgia Tech should attend our Kick Off event!
Bioengineering Orientation
Thursday, August 17, 2017
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, Atrium and 1128
Open to all new and current BioE grad students

Friday, August 18

GT MAP Workshop on Dynamics and Control
Thursday, August 17, 2017 to
Friday, August 18, 2017
All day
Klaus 2447
This workshop will begin the thematic semesters on Dynamics and Control.
GT-MAP Workshop on Dynamics and Control
Thursday, August 17, 2017 to
Friday, August 18, 2017
All day
Room 2447. Klaus Advanced Computing Building, 266 Ferst Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
Two-day workshop kicks off thematic semesters for 2017-18 school year.
Surface Science Techniques – Focus on Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ToF-SIMS
Thursday, August 17, 2017 to
Friday, August 18, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Marcus Nanotechnology Building, 345 Ferst Drive, Atlanta GA 30332
Save the Date for a New Short Course: Surface Science Techniques – Focus on Photoelectron Spectroscopy and ToF-SIMS
Start Date: Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18

TA Orientation
Friday, August 18, 2017
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Clough Commons 144
TA Orientation prepares new GTAs and UTAs for success as teaching assistants.
School of Chemistry and Biochemistry Special Seminar
Friday, August 18, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room 3201A, Molecular Science and Engineering Building
The School welcomes Prof. Christopher Rowley, Memorial University of Newfoundland, who will discuss "The Right Method for the Right Problem: Modeling Ions, Membranes, and Covalent-Modifiers."
Staff Council Office Hours
Friday, August 18, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
CRC Room 204
Office hours for staff to visit with Staff Council members
LiveHealth Online Registration Event
Friday, August 4, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Student Center - Healthy Space
Get the medical care you need anytime, anywhere with LiveHealth Online.
PWP Virtual Office Hours
Friday, August 18, 2017
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
WebEx (online)
PWP Virtual Office Hours is an online helpdesk opportunity.
Small Act Big Impact Packaging Event
Friday, August 18, 2017
5:00 pm
Atrium, Smithgall Student Services (Flag) Building
Donations will be used by the Atlanta Mission for critical needs kits that are given to shelter residents.
First Friday
Friday, August 18, 2017
6:00 pm
Instructional Center Lawn
Activities include a therapy dog "petting station," a happiness photo booth, and a "Postcards of Gratitude" table.
Start Date: Saturday, August 19, 2017

Sunday, August 20

Move-in Weekend for Georgia Tech
Saturday, August 19, 2017 to
Sunday, August 20, 2017
All day
Georgia Tech Department of Housing
On-campus residents move in on August 19-20, 2017.