Start Date: Sunday, December 3, 2017

Sunday, December 3

Women's Basketball vs. Middle Tennessee State
Sunday, December 3, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McCamish Pavilion
Georgia Tech Women's Basketball faces Middle Tennessee State at home.
Men's Basketball vs. Tennessee
Sunday, December 3, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
McCamish Pavilion
Georgia Tech Men's Basketball faces Tennessee at home.
Start Date: Monday, December 4, 2017

Monday, December 4

Final Instructional Class Days
Monday, December 4, 2017
All day
Georgia Tech Campus
No tests or quizzes are to be administered.
Web Fireside Chat
Monday, December 4, 2017
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Bradley Conference Room
Provide your feedback, experiences, and thoughts on the future of web at Georgia Tech!
GT Neuro Seminar Series
Monday, December 4, 2017
11:15 am
Krone Engineered Biosystems Building - Atlanta, GA
“Scene Recognition: How and Why?” - Danny Dilks, Ph.D. - Emory University
Thermodynamics and Transport in Desalination Systems Engineering
Monday, December 4, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Callaway Manufacturing Research Building- Auditorium, Georgia Tech
Talk by John Lienhard, Director, Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Black Holes, Firewalls, and the Limits of Quantum Computers
Monday, December 4, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room 1116 East and West, Klaus Advanced Computing Building, 266 Ferst Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
An ARC Colloquium by Scott Aaronson, University of Texas, Austin
Materials Innovation Lecture Series
Monday, December 4, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Marcus Nanotechnology Building, Room 1117-1118, 345 Ferst Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
Join us as Jim Belak gives a talk on the exascale simulation environment for additive manufacturing and its initial application to AM builds.
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
What Makes You Happy? Happiness, Engagement, and the Employee Experience
Monday, December 4, 2017
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Student Center Theater
Be inspired by two dynamic speakers who share their insights and research on what makes you smart and happy.
Free Play Monday!
Monday, December 4, 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tech Rec, Student Center 1st Floor
Play hard and play FREE every Monday from 10am-5pm in Tech Rec!
HSOC Fall 2017 Speakers Series - James Mulvenon
Monday, December 4, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Old Civil Engineering Building, room 104 (the "Mel")
“Myth and Realities of Chinese Espionage"
Carbon Reduction Challenge Information Session
Monday, December 4, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ford ES&T Building, Room L1125
Learn more about the Carbon Reduction Challenge
Start Date: Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5

Staff Council Office Hours
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
6:00 am - 7:00 am
CRC Room 204
Office hours for staff to visit with Staff Council members
M.S. Thesis Defense: Cheong Chan
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Montgomery Knight Room 317
“Experimental Investigation Fast Plasma Production for the VAIPER Antenna”
Study Abroad 101
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Savant Building #211
Study Abroad 101 Sessions are held each regular semester Tuesday in the Student Center or in Savant Building to help get students started on their international experience.
How to Find a Global Internship Info Session
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Savant 308
Come learn about all the ways that you can intern abroad!
Eating Smart & Happy @ West Village: Stress Eating
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
West Village Dining
Learn how to snack right and stay ahead of your hunger with Health Initiatives and Dining Services’ dietitian during this tabling event.
PATH Parkway Grand Opening
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
PATH Parkway (Tech Parkway and Means Street)
Join the City of Atlanta, PATH Foundation, Turner, Coca-Cola and Georgia Tech to cut the ribbon on PATH Parkway
Green Labs Workshop
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Marcus Nanotechnology Building, Room 1116
Join us at this Green Labs Workshop as we begin to move forward on projects.
Flu Shots Available for Employees at Stamps Health Services
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stamps Health Services Pharmacy
Stamps Health Services and Staff Council partner to offer flu shots to employees using their insurance.
What Makes You Dynamic? (Employee Learning Week 2017)
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Global Learning Center, room 149
Come learn strategies and tips on how to manage your work and personal lives and create harmony between the two while discovering helpful resources from Georgia Tech as part of Employee Learning Week 2017.
What Makes You Dynamic? Work/Life Balance
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Global Learning Center, room 149
Come learn strategies and tips on how to manage your work and personal lives and create harmony between the two while discovering helpful resources from Georgia Tech as part of Employee Learning Week 2017.
Wreck Racing Sponsor Night
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Ensemble Room, West Village
The Georgia Tech Wreck Racing team is a student-led organization that designs and builds budget-oriented competition cars for the Grassroots Motorsports $20XX Challenge
Pitching Your Work to the Public
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Communication Center, Clough 447
Graduate Communication Certificate Workshop on Pitching Your Work to the Public
Uplift GT
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons
Don't let finals bring you down!
Start Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, December 6

Reading Period – Fall 2017
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
All day
Georgia Tech Campus
No classes or exams during designated times
Deadline for Submission of Abstracts for IAC CRIDC
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
All day
Atlanta, GA
Deadline for submission of 250-word abstracts of papers to be presented at the IAC CRIDC
Cross-disciplinary Tools for Understanding How Forces are Generated by Swimming Fishes
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room L1125, Ford Enviornmental Science & Technology Building (ES&T), 311 Ferst Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
Special Seminar featuring Kelsey Lucas, Harvard University Ph.D., Candidate
Microbiome Discussion Group
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
12:05 pm
Georgia Tech, ES&T L1125
Weekly Microbiome Discussion Group hosted by Dr. Frank Stewart
IEN Technical Seminar on Advanced Fabrication: Vanishing Devices – From Sensors to Drones Enabled by Transient Polymers
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Marcus Nanotechnology 1117-1118 | 345 Ferst Drive | Atlanta GA 30332
Transient materials are those designed for a specific end-of-life. The end-of-life can be triggered by a particular event (e.g. sunrise or the end of a mission) or the end-oflife can simply be planned obsolescence (don’t clutter a land-fill).
What Makes You Great? Motivation and Engagement Workshop
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Global Learning Center, room 149
Together, we’ll workshop how to apply famous techniques around motivation in our personal and professional lives as part of Employee Learning Week 2017.
Petit Institute Seminar
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, Room 1128
Two Special Presentations by Sandia National Laboratories for Faculty and Trainees
The Impact of Work in People's Lives: An Overview of the Boston College Working Project
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Room 250, J.S. Coon Building, 674 Cherry St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313
A School of Psychology Colloquium by David Blustein, Boston College
Reading Day Study Sessions
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Rooms 144 and 152, Clough Commons
Study Sessions for final exams with Center for Academic Success
What To Do About Nuclear Waste: Expert Panel
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Georgia Tech Student Center Theater
What To Do About Nuclear Waste: Expert Panel
Nuclear Waste Panel at Georgia Tech
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Student Center Theater
An expert panel of Georgia Tech faculty will discuss topics in nuclear waste.
Free Evening Meditation Class
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room 011, D.M. Smith Building
Whether you're a beginner or avid meditator, come relax and experience meditation for free!
Idea to Prototype Showcase, Fall 2017
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Klaus Atrium
Idea to Prototype (I2P) is a research course that allows students to build their own inventions. During this event, 30 inventions are going to be showcased and compete for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize!
Tech Rec Reading Day Special
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Student Center Tech Rec
Enjoy free play in Tech Rec on Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 at 8pm!
Start Date: Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7

Final Exams for Fall 2017
Thursday, December 7, 2017
All day
Georgia Tech Campus
Final exams for the Fall 2017 semester will take place from December 7–14.
EAS Presents Speaker Dr. Sylvain Barbot
Thursday, December 7, 2017
11:00 am - 11:55 am
Ford Environmental Science & Technology Bldg, Rm. 1205
A seminar by Dr. Sylvain Barbot, School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Fall 2017 Seminar Speaker Series
Be Well: Beginning to Save for Retirement
Thursday, December 7, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Scheller, Room 221
A guide to purchasing life insurance.
What Makes You Dedicated? The Seasoned Employee Experience
Thursday, December 7, 2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wardlaw, Gordy Room
Refresh your connection to Georgia Tech’s vision, mission, culture, and traditions with the Seasoned Employee Experience as part of Employee Learning Week 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
Launchpad: The School of Industrial Design End-of-Semester Show
Thursday, December 7, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
West Architecture Building, College of Design
 The School of ID will host Launchpad, a show featuring student works, on Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 5-9 p.m.

Friday, December 15

Free Finals Week GIT Fit Classes
Friday, December 8, 2017 to
Friday, December 15, 2017
All day
Campus Recreation Center
Take a break from studying for finals, and decompress at the Campus Recreation Center (CRC).
Free Finals Week GIT Fit Classes
Friday, December 8, 2017 to
Friday, December 15, 2017
All day
Campus Recreation Center
Take a break from studying for finals, and decompress at the Campus Recreation Center (CRC).
Start Date: Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8

Cell Manufacturing and Immunoengineering Seminar
Friday, December 8, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Petit Biotechnology Building, Suddath Seminar Room 1128, Atlanta, GA
"Chimeric Antigen Receptor T Cells: Clinical Development, FDA Approval, and What’s Coming Next" - Bruce Levine, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
What Makes You Proud? Student Engagement and Service
Friday, December 8, 2017
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Student Center
Do you ever feel disconnected from the heart of Georgia Tech—the students? If so, join us as we discuss opportunities to engage with students as part of Employee Learning Week 2017.
Paper & Clay: Arts & Craft Fair
Friday, December 8, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
GT Student Center
Paper & Clay and the Georgia Tech Student Center will be hosting the annual GT Arts and Crafts Fair on December 7th and 8th!
Web Fireside Chat
Friday, December 8, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bradley Conference Room
Provide your feedback, experiences, and thoughts on the future of web at Georgia Tech!