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College of Sciences Dean Susan Lozier welcomes guests to the September Sciences Celebration (Photo Renay San Miguel)

Recipients of 2020-2021 awards recognized at ceremony after pandemic delay; new faculty members also welcomed

Free t-shirts and local restaurant discounts are popping up at Tech's Covid-19 vaccine clinics and asymptomatic surveillance testing sites on campus.

Georgia Tech is introducing new rewards to encourage individuals on campus to get vaccinated and test weekly.

Students attending the Aquatic Chemical Ecology REU prepare for poster session presentations July 20. (Photo Renay San Miguel)

In 2022, all six schools in Georgia Tech's College of Sciences will offer a summer NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program. Students attending this year's REUs recount what they learned, and how it will impact their academic careers.

Frances Rivera-Hernández taking field samples in Antarctica in 2015 (Photo Frances Rivera-Hernandez)

Frances Rivera-Hernández and her team will soon head to Antarctica to study an ancient lake bed that may aid in search for past life on Mars, plus clues to climatic changes

CMDI merges disciplines, aggressively recruiting microbiologist ‘superstars’ to take back the high ground from antibiotic-resistant pathogens and emerging diseases — and to harness microbes for new medicines, cleaner environments, and climate solutions.

College of Sciences alumni from three schools are in this year's class of Georgia Tech Alumni 40 Under 40.

The Georgia Tech Alumni Association has released its annual list of young graduates working to change our world, with six College of Sciences alumni from three schools among those honored in the 2021 class of the Tech’s 40 Under 40.

Air Quality Study: Aerosols

The benefits to indoor air quality of one type of purifying system can be offset by the generation of other pollutants

Jie He

School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences’ Jie He wins NSF CAREER grant to work on new methods to unlock the uncertainty in rainfall predictions

Leavey and Shepler have accepted appointments as assistant deans in the College of Sciences Dean’s Office effective July 1, 2021.

Leavey has been named assistant dean for Faculty Mentoring in the College. Shepler joins the Dean’s Office as assistant dean for Teaching Effectiveness. Their collaborative leadership will execute key components of the College’s new strategic plan.

Laura Cadonati has been appointed associate dean for Research in the College of Sciences at Georgia Tech (Credit: Rob Felt)

Cadonati, a physics professor and director of the Center for Relativistic Astrophysics, has also held leadership positions in LIGO — including leading its data analysis and astrophysics division at the time of the discovery of gravitational waves.