Monday, May 21, 2012

Academic Success Workshop

The Center for Academic Success is offering its first summer Academic Success workshop next Tuesday.  The workshop includes tips and strategies, as well as resources and hands-on activities, to help students set and achieve their academic goals for this summer.  All undergraduates are encouraged to attend, but this should be especially helpful to students who want to really focus on trying some new strategies to do well academically this summer.    

Workshop:  "Setting Smart Goals for Summer Semester"
Tuesday, May 22
Clough 146

For questions or more information, contact or visit the Center for Academic Success at 283 Clough Commons or

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

PURA Fall 2012 Deadline This Friday!

Please apply for the PURA (President's Undergraduate Research Award) for the upcoming Fall semester no later than this Friday May 18th!

You can find more information here:

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Just a few items

Friday May 18th

Last Day for Summer Reactivation Petitions
Phase II Registration closes

May 22nd
Fall 2012 Online Application for Graduation window opens

June 15th
Last day to apply without a fee for Fall 2012 graduation using the Online Application for Graduation (applying after the 15th will incur a $50 late fee)

June 30th
Last day to apply for Fall 2012 graduation using the Online Application for Graduation.

Summer Degree Audits Complete:

Please check DegreeWorks and your email to make sure you do not have anything from our office regarding degree audits for this summer.  Make sure to look all the way at the bottom of DegreeWorks for notes placed by our office if you think you are missing something.  If you believe something is not correct, contact the advising office immediately!

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Summer Research Opportunity

Please see the following concerning a summer research opening in the Kawajiri group:

Kawajiri research group is looking for an undergraduate researcher in the Summer Semester. The student will utilize many of the techniques covered in this course. If you are interested, please send your (1) resume and (2) expected graduate date to Jason Bentley ( and set up an appointment with him to discuss your interest.

Project: Experimental study of simulated moving bed chromatography
The Kawajiri research group specializes in modeling, process design, optimization, and bioseparations (chromatography). In this project, the student will develop a mathematical model that describes SMB chromatography. The student must be interested in mathematical modeling of separation processes.
 1. Completed or currently taking CHBE 2120 Numerical Methods.
 2. GPA at Georgia Tech > 3.40.
 3. Interested in pursuing this project for credits in Summer 2012. 

Graduate student supervisor: Jason Bentley (

More information can be found at

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Almost There!!

The CHBE advising office would like to extend our congratulations to all of our CHBE students and especially those seniors graduating this semester.  We wish you the best moving forward, and we enjoyed the short (or for you, seemingly long :) ) time you spent with us here at Tech.

For those returning to CHBE have a fantastic Summer and we will see you in a couple of weeks, or this fall!