• Maci Harrell is a fourth year EAS student with a focus in planetary geology planning to graduate in Fall 2021. She has worked with Dr. James Wray on data from the Compact Reconnaissance Imaging Spectrometer for Mars (CRISM).
  • Holt is a former EAS major who graduated in August 2020. He worked with Dr. Takamitsu Ito on the CIMP6 project in which he restructured and displayed ocean data.
  • Laurel Freeman - October, 2020
    Laurel's academic interests include severe thunderstorm development and short to medium range forecasting.
  • Georgia Tech Spring 2020 Carbon Reduction Challenge Winners
    Spring 2020 CRC Winners
  • Jackson Sims - September, 2020
    He grew up on a farm in Palmetto, GA working with his granddad, which fostered his interest in meteorology as the weather always played a role in what they would be doing each day.
  • Dr. Jennifer Glass Awarded ASM Alice C. Evans Award for Advancement of Women
    This award recognizes outstanding contributions toward the full participation and advancement of women in the microbial sciences. This award is given in memory of Alice C. Evans, the first woman to be elected ASM president (elected in 1928)
  • Manlin Xu - August, 2020
    Manlin conducts research with Dr. Jennifer Glass and PhD candidate Abigail Johnson on microbial protein interactions with gas hydrates as part of the NASA Exobiology program.
  • Dorien Minor - July, 2020
    Dorien is a third year EAS major with a focus in Meteorology, and has academic interests in tropical cyclogenesis, numerical weather prediction and climate dynamics. Dorien is an active member of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) and will serve as the President of Georgia Tech’s AMS Student Chapter, StORM Club, beginning in Fall 2020
    Undergraduate Student Highlight

Recent News

Archie Ervin (left) will serve as chair of the newly formed Georgia Tech Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council. Pearl Alexander (right) will serve as vice chair.

More than 50 representatives from across the campus have been appointed by President Ángel Cabrera to the newly formed Georgia Tech Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council.

Georgia Tech Astrobiology

The ExplOrigins group shares research, makes connections, and reaches out to early career scientists and others who are interested in work related to how life began on Earth — and where it might also exist in our cosmos.

"Ocean Adventures with Millie and Sam" created by students Danielle Newman, Clayton Parnell, Parinia Patel, Devon Robinson, and John Thompson.

“Mini-mester” class focuses on classic children’s storytelling techniques for teaching kindergarten through eighth graders graders about ocean science

Upcoming Events


The SCMB's virtual forum for discussing the latest news from the intersection of math and biology is set for Dec. 7-10, 2020.

Summer Undergraduate Research

NSF-Sponsored REU Program
Broadening Participation in Atmosphere Science, Oceanography and
Geosciences (AOG) Undergraduate Research
Atlanta, GA – May 17 to July 24, 2020

Application Deadline: February 15, 2020  Apply Now.

Ocean Program

New Interdisciplinary Graduate Program