Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts offers an array of undergraduate and graduate degrees that provide opportunities to discover and develop a variety of skills and interests. All IAC degrees include options for students to branch out into areas of learning in addition to their major, through minors, certificates, non-major clusters, and free electives.

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  • College of Liberal Arts Invited Speakers and Lectures [1]

    Events hosted or sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts - Ivan Allen College
  • School of Economics [205]

    The School of Economics' Mission is to provide our students with the ability to understand and analyze economic phenomena in technologically complex environments, to contribute to the body of economic knowledge, and to ...
  • School of History and Sociology (HSOC) [76]

    An interdisciplinary unit consisting of scholars from history and sociology. HTS brings the perspective of the social sciences to bear on critical issues facing the modern world, while providing a source of analysis that ...
  • School of Literature, Media, and Communication (LMC) [314]

    The School of Literature, Media, and Communication focuses on technologies of representation in traditional and new media texts, including cultural studies of science and technology, digital media studies, and the study ...
  • School of Modern Languages (ML) [18]

    The School of Modern Languages collaborates as an interdisciplinary partner with other units in the Ivan Allen College and across campus to prepare future participants in the global workforce through applied studies in ...
  • School of Public Policy [1336]

    The Georgia Tech School of Public Policy is an interdisciplinary learning community exploring the policy implications of science and technology.
  • The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs [1032]

    The School of International Affairs, the only school of its kind at a major technological university in the United States. Created in 1990, and named in honor of former U.S. Senator Sam Nunn in 1996, the School is committed ...

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Recent Submissions

  • 2021 Ivan Allen College Distinguished Alumni Awards 

    Adous, Sinet; Cheaney, Philip B.; Clifton-Morekis, Alice; Cooper, Sarah; Danowitz, Ted, III; Inman, Richard B., Jr.; Jones, Phillip B.; Kumar, Prakash; Ladipo, Fatimot; Lu, Hanchao; Thompson, William P., Jr.; Zhao, Tong (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021-03-23)
  • Analysis of American Passenger Rail: Expansion into Rural Georgia 

    Cohen, Sophia A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020)
    This paper analyzes the historical and social impacts of American passenger rail to highlight a solution to lacking connectivity and transportation options for rural Georgians. Rural Georgians need a lasting and adequate ...
  • Landfall Documentary Discussion with Director Cecilia Aldarondo 

    Aldarondo, Cecilia; Rodriguez, Juan Carlos (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021-03-03)
    This is a Q&A discussion with director Cecilia Aldarondo and associate producer Lale Namerrow Pastor of the documentary Landfall (2020).
  • Military Deception and Strategic Culture: The Soviet Union and Russian Federation 

    Morrell, Sara
    This article explores the influence of Soviet and Russian strategic cultures on the conduct of military deception operations, one facet of information warfare. Our thesis is that a subcomponent of strategic culture in the ...
  • Documenting Wuhan: Q&A with Filmmaker Wu Hao 

    Wu, Hao; Liu, Jin; Liu, Lu; Weiss, Amanda; Elliot, Michael (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021-02-15)
    Documenting Wuhan: Q&A with Filmmaker Hao Wu.
  • “Kenne Mich” Podcast Series 

    James, Kestra (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020)
    Episode 1: Family Ties. This episode uncovers the impact of familiar relationships for Afro-Germans and black people in Germany, specifically analyzing the relationship with one’s African heritage and how it effects their ...
  • Essays on the Economics of Climate Change and Geoengineering 

    Harding, Anthony (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-12-06)
    In this dissertation, I examine the relationship between climate and economic activity. In particular, I analyze methods for the measurement of climate change impacts on macroeconomic outcomes and the role of solar ...
  • Trust, Distance, and Design 

    Corbett, Eric
    American democracy is currently experiencing a “crisis in trust” as American's trust in their government has decreased significantly over the past half-century. To restore trust in government, public officials and technologists ...
  • Monstrous Existence: a critical reading of Night in the Woods through the works of Mark Fisher 

    Fiorilli, Patrick Oliver (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-12-05)
    This thesis presents a critical close reading of the 2017 videogame Night in the Woods, developed by independent studio Infinite Fall. Following literary critic Irving Howe's notion of the "political novel," this thesis ...
  • Communicable diseases are not communicable 

    Kostoff, Ronald N.; Briggs, Michael B.; Kanduc, Darja; Porter, Alan L.; Buchtel, Henry A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-10)
    Communicable disease is a misnomer. The disease is not communicable; the microbe mainly associated with the disease is communicable. Whether the recipient of the microbe develops the disease depends on the health of the ...
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Safety Considerations 

    Kostoff, Ronald N.; Kanduc, Darja; Porter, Alan L.; Shoenfeld, Yehuda; Briggs, Michael B. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020)
    The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has produced global health and economic adverse impacts. The main measures being taken to control the spread of SARS-CoV-2 and of the virus-associated diseases (COVID-19) are conceptually those that ...
  • The crowning of king cotton in the American south: Evidence from 1840 to 1975 

    Mao, Xi (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-07-28)
    This is an episode of Southern cotton kingdom across the antebellum and postbellum periods. The study includes two events to explore the importance of cotton during the antebellum and postbellum periods. The study first ...
  • All data are human: The human infrastructure of civic data 

    Peer, Firaz Ahmed (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-07-27)
    This dissertation is grounded in issues related to the publicizing of data, which include issues of equitable access, interpretation and use. By engaging with scholarship from Human Computer Interaction and Science and ...
  • Driving green: Employment effects, policy adoption, and public perceptions of electric vehicles 

    Soni, Anmol (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-06-03)
    Energy for usage in the transportation sector is primarily derived from petroleum products and accounts for 14% (EPA 2017a) of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and 28% (EPA 2018b) of total emissions in the US. In the US. ...
  • Risk and expression: Physical and material risk states in computational music practices 

    Weisling, Anna (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-05-17)
    This research investigates qualities of physical and material risk within musical performance practices and the value that such properties may hold for less physical engagements afforded by computational instruments. The ...
  • The birth of the Taipei Metro and technological hybridity under American hegemony: The history of the rail mass transportation in postwar Taiwan 

    Huang, Ling Ming (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-05-18)
    This dissertation discusses how a complex rail mass transportation emerged in postwar Taiwan, with particular emphasis on the role of U.S.-Taiwan relations in shaping Taiwan's profession of transportation studies and ...
  • Race space: The transformation of iconic motorsport circuits from public use to large technical system (1950 – 2010) 

    Westin, Peter Gustav (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-07-23)
    The 1950s marked the beginning of a key transformational period in automobility and the socio-technical realm of motorsports. However, the car was not at the heart of the narrative which was much more complex. In Post-War ...
  • COVID-19: Preventing Future Pandemics 

    Kostoff, Ronald N.; Briggs, Michael B.; Porter, Alan L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020)
    The COVID-19 pandemic has had global health and economic adverse impacts. The main measures being taken to control the spread of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus associated with COVID-19) are conceptually those that were taken to ...
  • Essays on financial economics 

    Zhang, He (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-04-24)
    This dissertation explores the problem of what kind of impacts can education of employees have on firms’ financial and economical performances, the problem of how monetary policy made by Federal Reserve Bank can influence ...
  • Internalizing externalities: Roles of networks, clubs and policy commitments 

    Qu, Jingwen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-04-26)
    Externalities arising from actions of one player in the economy and directly affecting the well-being of another are ubiquitous. In these situations, market equilibria often fail to be efficient. This dissertation explores ...

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