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image of Emma Brodzik in master's garb with recycling truck
Emma Brodzik, campus sustainability project manager, earns her master's this weekend.
Spring Flowers on Campus
Georgia Tech will celebrate its 25th annual Earth Day with a 4-day schedule of events this week.
Students select succulents at a 2018 Earth Day event. Photo by Allison Carter
A few events have opened registration or are already collecting items — so get a head start on your Earth Day plans.
Image of white oak to be removed over winter break due to failing health.
The white oak beside the staircase leading up to Tech Tower is failing and will be removed over winter break.
Maria Cimilluca has been named vice president for Infrastructure and Sustainability after a nationwide search and will join Georgia Tech beginning Jan. 17, 2022.
Maria Cimilluca has been named vice president for Infrastructure and Sustainability after a nationwide search.
The nearly 10 years of planning, programming, building and execution appear to have paid off.
Albert Williams (A/C Mechanic II) tests an air scrubber in a classroom on Tuesday, Aug. 17. (Photo by Jeff Wiley)
More than 200 portable air purifiers will be installed in centrally and departmentally scheduled classrooms ahead of the first day of classes on Monday, Aug. 23.

With the completion in 2020 of Phase 1 of the Campus Center Project (the Exhibition Hall and the Pavilions), Phase 2 is now substantially underway and includes the renovation of the original part of the Student Center building, a new three-story addition in place of the Stamps Commons, and upgrades to the Kessler Campanile and its surrounding plaza.

Rendering credit: Cooper Cary
As fall semester approaches, construction and renovation projects continue to improve the campus experience for students, faculty, and staff.
Georgia Tech recently achieved a STARS silver rating by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).
Recently, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated their guidelines on cleaning and disinfection of indoor spaces to account for the relatively low risk of infection from touching a surface.