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  • Kosal Examines Disruptive Technologies and Emerging Innovations in Article

    June 25, 2020

    Margaret E. Kosal, an associate professor in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, wrote “AI and Global Security Environment” published by PIR Center. 

    Kosal examines how disruptive technologies and emerging innovations are going to change economies, governmental structures, and international security.

  • Rubin Writes Chapter in Sectarianism, Proxies and De-sectarianisation Report

    June 24, 2020

    Lawrence Rubin, an associate professor in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, contributed a chapter in Sectarianism, Proxies, and De-sectarianisation (SEPAD) report Saudi Arabia, Iran and De-Escalation in the Persian Gulf. His piece, “Saudi Arabia, Iran and the United States,” discusses the role the U.S. has in the rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran. 

  • A Warm Welcome to New Dean Kaye Husbands Fealing

    June 1, 2020

    The College offers a warm welcome to Kaye Husbands Fealing who officially assumed her new role as dean of the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts at Georgia Tech on June 1 and shared a message of optimism with the College community. On June 3, she sent a letter to the College widening the diaologue to address the events occuring around racial injustice.

  • 2020 Nunn School Graduation Profiles

    April 29, 2020

    On May 1, 30 undergraduates, 5 master’s students, and 1 doctoral candidate graduated from the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs. The million dollar question for our graduates, is what’s next? 

  • Adebola Defies the Odds to Complete PhD

    April 28, 2020

    On a steamy Atlanta summer day in June, Olufunke “Funke” Adebola felt so strange, she had to lie down across the seats of the MARTA train that took her to her summer job as a graduate assistant at Georgia Tech. Adebola and her husband were far away from their families in Nigeria and the summer job was extra support while she continued work on a doctoral degree in the Sam Nunn School. She commuted 50 miles to campus for her studies and the summer job

  • Summer Studies 2020 in Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

    April 16, 2020

    Summer classes planned in the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts are being offered so students won’t miss the opportunity to enhance their resumes and learning experiences. Both graduate and undergraduate courses will be taught online.

  • Nunn School 2020 Student Award Winners

    April 15, 2020

    Each year, the Nunn School honors students for their academic and leadership achievements during the school year. In the 2020, six Nunn School students received awards for their academic excellence.  

  • Nunn School Adds New Course Offerings

    April 6, 2020

    In the fall 2020, the Sam Nunn School is offering 48 courses, with 39 offered to undergraduate students, and 23 to graduate students in the areas of global development; international security; and international affairs, science and technology. Four of those classes are new to the department.

  • Nunn School Students Participate in the 2nd UN Peace Summit

    April 2, 2020

    From February 5-7, two Sam Nunn School of International Affairs students participated in the 2nd Peace Summit of Emerging Leaders hosted by the Humanitarian Affairs Asia at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok, Thailand.  

    With the financial support from the office of Provost Rafael Bras, Kaelyn Kim, a second-year International Affairs student, and Jack Sheldon, a second-year International Affairs and Modern Languages student, were able to represent Georgia Tech at the summit.

  • Nunn School to Offer Two New Graduate Certificates

    March 31, 2020

    The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs has announced two new graduate certificates: one in Global Development, and a second in International Security and Aerospace Systems. The graduate certificates are open to degree-seeking students at Georgia Tech and post-baccalaureate professionals beginning May 2020.

  • Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Faculty Promotions

    March 30, 2020

    The Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Dean's Office announces that five associate professors have been promoted to professors; one associate professor has received tenure; and six assistant professors have been promoted to associate and received tenure.

  • CEE Researchers Study Inland Flood Risks with AT&T

    March 11, 2020

    Georgia Tech is one of five universities that has been selected to participate in AT&T’s Climate Resiliency Community Challenge.

    The company has awarded a team of researchers from the Institute $50,000 to study flood resilience in the Southeast using new climate data from the Argonne National Laboratory. The researchers will assess risks and help local governments with climate adaptation and resilience planning.