Affiliated Projects

Epic Intentions

Spring 2018, Fall 2017
Suraj Sehgal - Undergraduate, B.S., Industrial Engineering

Epic Intentions connects an interdisciplinary team of students with a local nonprofit to apply technical skills for social and civic good to help make the nonprofits make a greater impact in the community. For more information about our organization, please email epicintentions.gt@gmail.com. 

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Excel Current Events

Spring 2018, Fall 2017
Ashley Bidlack - Full Time Lecturer

Excel Current Events is a participation (not for credit) course for degree-seeking students who are interested in developing their communication skills in conversations with adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Excel is a certificate program through professional education that is offered to college-aged adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. These students attend classes with degree-seeking students as well as classes that are specifically designed to enhance skills in areas that are most meaningful for them.

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Excel Peer Support Network

Spring 2018, Fall 2017
Marnie Harris - Academic Coordinator

Excel is a four-year, dual certificate program for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  The Peer Support Network is designed to provide the individualized support necessary for Excel students to thrive at Georgia Tech.  Peer Coaches and Supports work with students in Excel to achieve academic success, develop a social network, and establish healthy and independent lifestyles. Join us as we engage in conversations and experiences related to creating inclusive communities where all members have the opportunity to thrive.

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Georgia Tech Urban Honey Bee Project

Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2016
Jennifer Leavey - Senior Academic Professional

The Georgia Tech Urban Honey Bee project provides a framework for Georgia Tech students, faculty and staff to investigate the role that bees play in pollinating urban landscapes. Volunteers with the program help with conservation projects, educational outreach to the community, and get hands-on experience keeping bees. Faculty and students can leverage the resources and expertise of the project to incorporate bee-related content or projects into their courses or research.

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Greenovation

Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2016
Ben Ibach - Undergraduate, B.S., Materials Science & Engineering

Greenovation is a funding initiative hosted by Georgia Tech’s SGA Sustainability Committee, enabling the timely implementation of student-led projects that offer feasible, innovative ideas for improving Georgia Tech’s sustainability efforts. Upon submitting proposals, students will receive feedback from a screening committee prior to evaluation by a judging panel at the Greenovation Proposal Showcase.

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Well-Being Activators

Summer 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017
Suzy Harrington - Executive Director Health & Well-Being

Well-Being Activators are GT Health & Well-Being (HWB) ambassadors, champions, or concierges, with a charge to relay information, motivate individuals, and enhance a culture of health, wellbeing, and caring amongst fellow students, family members, and friends in a fun and positive spirit. They will serve as well-being role models to others within their respective student organizations, in turn, inspiring others to flourish physically, emotionally, spiritually, professionally, socially, and personally and within our communities where we live, learn, work, and play.

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