People and Technology

Georgia Tech’s Secure and Safe Elections Research Group to Provide Live Wait Times to Fulton County Voters on Election Day

One of the early efforts of the group is to measure and report live wait times to voters at the 250 polling locations in Fulton County on election day, Nov. 3. The website will go live that day and allow users to search for a location.

Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts and the College of Computing Launch New Ethics Center

The new Center will advance ethics-in-technology-centered research, education, and engagement at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

ACM/IEEE Recognizes Chair's Service to Computer Science Community

Newly appointed School of Computer Science Chair Vivek Sarkar has been selected for a 2020 ACM/IEEE Ken Kennedy CS Award.

Collaborative Startup Helping People in Disadvantaged Communities Learn Entry-level Data Science Skills

A startup housed in the College of Computing has earned a $1.5 million NSF grant to support its mission of providing data science skills to people from disadvantaged communities in Atlanta.

Georgia Tech Receives Google Grant to Study Impact of Pandemic Information Seeking on Vulnerable Populations

Populations including older adults, low-income households, and Black and Hispanic adults have disproportionately high fatality rates, as well as less access to critical pandemic information.

Welcome New IC Faculty: Seven Join School from Variety of Research Areas

Take a quick glance at the new research coming to the School of Interactive Computing in 2020.

IC Student Ceara Byrne Trades Dog Toys for Masks to Chip in on Covid Relief

Byrne, whose work uses a 3D printer to make dog toys, is using her expertise to help in mask production.

Student Startup Bringing a Sense of Real Life to Virtual Meetings

Gatherly is a new online meeting company that is not only competing in CREATE-X Demo Day, its hosting the event on its platform.

Two IC Grads Earn Sigma Xi Best Ph.D. Thesis Awards

They were two of just 10 Ph.D. students at Georgia Tech recognized with the honor.


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