Monday, January 21, 2013
Four Brookhaven residents participated in the school's 244th commencement.
Four Brookhaven students received degrees from Georgia Tech in its 244th commencement exercises: One of the nation's leading research universities, Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students. With many nationally recognized programs, Georgia Tech is ranked in the nation's top ten public universities by U.S. News and World Report. For more information, visit Georgia Tech's website at www.gatech.edu.
Friday, January 18, 2013
Congratulations to Nathan Daniel and Carlton Washington.
Two students earned the distinction of faculty honors for Fall 2012 at the Georgia Institute of Technology: Undergraduate students earning a 4.00 academic average for the semester gain the distinction of Faculty Honors at Georgia Tech.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
For the Bulldogs, the hype about a possible national championship has begun.
Georgia's Athletic Director Greg McGarity might have been prescient when he asserted earlier this season that Georgia Tech, and not Florida, is really the Bulldogs' biggest rival. Who would have predicted a month ago that so much would ride on this weekend's in-state matchup? Georgia survived the easier of its back-to-back triple-option challenges by defeating Georgia Southern last week. Now the Bulldogs, suddenly catapulted to No. 3 in the BCS standings, must withstand a visit from Georgia Tech before turning their attention to the SEC Championship game, likely against No. 2 Alabama. And then, maybe, the national title game? Not so fast, says Georgia head coach Mark Richt. “Right this minute, all I can think about is Georgia Tech,” Richt…
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Three Brookhaven students earned the honor during the spring semester.
Three Brookhaven residents made the made the dean's list at Georgia Tech for the spring 2012 semester. Meghan Cogan, Lydia Merz and Hannah Shore all earned the honor. Undergraduate students earning a 3.00 or higher academic average for the semester gain the distinction of being named to the Dean's List at Georgia Tech.
Saturday, September 17, 2011
The top headlines of the week from Sept. 12-16, 2011.
Emory Ranked Among Top 20 U.S. Colleges. Georgia Tech Ranks Seventh Among Public Institutions. Hinojosa Overhauls Cobb Central Office. Walmart Eyeing Another Memorial Drive Location. North Springs Student in Custody' School Released From Lockdown. St. Paul's Episcopal Church Turns 131 Years Old. North Atlanta Lauds Test Scores. Decatur Superintendent Comments on SAT Scores. Lakeside High SAT Scores Remain Above Averages. Kirkwood Murder-Suicide Victims Identified. South Cobbers Listen And Speak Out On The Issues. Clark Howard: Students Will Face An Albatross Of Debt.
Thursday, September 15, 2011
The day's top headlines for Thursday, September 15, 2011
ChatComm Opens Its Doors For Dunwoody Residents. Harmony Grove Headstones Restored. Kirkwood Murder, Suicide Victims Identified. St. Paul's Episcopal Church Homecoming. Dude, Don't Set The Dorm Room On Fire.
Saturday, September 10, 2011
The top headlines of the week for Sept. 5-9, 2011.
Tech Students Create 9/11 Memorial From 3,000 Flags. South Cobb Businesses Get Inside Look at World Trade Center Memorial. Car Hits Utility Pole After Tropical Storm Lee Drenches Metro Area. Cobb County Sounds Off On T-SPLOST Referendum. Murder-Suicide in East Atlanta Neighborhood. Dunwoody Shooting: Handgun May Have Been Purchased Last Halloween. Bieber Fever Strikes Avondale.
Friday, June 10, 2011
Georgia Tech assistant golf coach Christian Newton was named top golf assistant in the nation as the recipient of the 2011 Jan Strickland Award
In a mental sport like golf, you need all the advantages you can get. Now Georgia Tech’s golf team can boast another advantage: its assistant coach has been named the top assistant in the nation. Christian Newton was named the recipient of the 2011 Jan Strickland Award by the Golf Coaches Association of America. “It’s quite an honor to even be nominated,” he said. “To be in the same sentence as the rest of the coaches that were nominated is an honor. And then to go on to be the winner along with all the past winners is just something else.” Newton has been a part of the Georgia Tech coaching staff for four years, he also spent time at Alabama and Georgia Southern – where he played for four years as an undergrad – and is responsible for …