Spring Break for many college students means a break from academic pursuits, or at least a less-hectic schedule. For several dozen School of Civil and Environmental Engineering students, though, the break was a packed week of mind- and perspective-stretching experiences in South America, Europe and Asia. The students worked and explored alongside professors and graduate students as part of three classes affiliated with Tech’s global engineering leadership minor.
Georgia Tech recently achieved a STARS silver rating by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).
As the construction fencing comes down, a fresh, new greenspace welcomes students for the spring semester.
This summer, eight acres of thoughtfully designed green space will open on the Georgia Tech campus and provide many new spaces for reflection, engagement, and learning.
The Kendeda Building goes beyond sustainability to be a regenerative building that gives back more than it takes from the environment.