Institute Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion announces the 2020 Faces of Inclusive Excellence, an annual list of Georgia Tech faculty, staff, and students who combine academic and institute achievements with their efforts to reach out to all members of the Georgia Tech community.
The first class of the College of Sciences Staff Advisory Council is named, with the goal of providing staff advocacy and advisory expertise to address immediate and long-term needs across the College and Institute.
In the spring and summer, an effort led by researchers across three Sciences schools created SARS-CoV-2 test kits that helped fill testing gaps across Georgia. Now, they're sharing that test kit recipe in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, which has selected the research as a September "Editor’s Pick".
Two researchers in the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences win grants from the Heising-Simons Foundation to study just how fast ice sheets are melting, and how much sea levels are rising, due to climate change.