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The 2020 Diversity Symposium also recognized Faces of Inclusive Excellence and Diversity Champion Award honorees

Institute Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion announces the 2020 Faces of Inclusive Excellence, an annual list of Georgia Tech faculty, staff, and students who combine academic and institute achievements with outreach efforts.

The inaugural members of the College of Sciences Staff Advisory Council (left to right, top to bottom): Blandford, Ewers, Floyd, Harris, Kim, Longstreet, Marzo, Nagle, Onstine, Pettaway, Pierre, San Miguel, Sims-McDaniel, Wallom, Whitt.

Staff advocacy and advisory group gets ready to meet to address challenges, opportunities for growth

Samantha Mascuch

In the spring and summer, an effort led by three College of Sciences schools created SARS-CoV-2 test kits that helped fill testing gaps across Georgia. Now, they're sharing that test kit recipe in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.

Helheim Glacier, Greenland (Photo NASA)

Alex Robel, Winnie Chu win grants to use new radar tech and computer models to study climate change, melting ice sheets


Please join the College of Sciences in congratulating seven faculty members sharing honors for their work in the 2019-2020 school year at Georgia Tech.

Jennifer Glass in her lab at Georgia Tech. She is holding a stromatolitic ironstone full of iron that rusted out of early oceans. An eon ago, oceans appear to have been full of ferrous iron, which would have facilitated production of N2O (laughing gas).

American Society for Microbiology awards Jennifer Glass its 2021 ASM Alice C. Evans Award for Advancement of Women, which recognizes outstanding contributions toward the full participation and advancement of women in the microbial sciences.

Air Purifiers in the Classroom

Teams in Facilities Management have been evaluating and performing preventive maintenance of the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems.

Change in resilience

Reduced resilience of plant biomes in North America could be setting the stage for the kind of mass extinctions not seen in 13,000 years.

A graphic showing ocean circulation developed from MPAS (Model for Prediction Across Scales) components for oceans, sea ice, and land ice. (Graphic courtesy

Annalisa Bracco and Taka Ito land Department of Energy grant to improve computer models for analyzing Earth’s carbon cycles across oceans, land, and the atmosphere

Georgia Tech campus community

An new app made available to Georgia Tech faculty, staff and students uses smartphones to help control the coronavirus.