College of Design Faculty Discuss the Super Bowl's Impact on Atlanta

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We regularly treat the city of Atlanta as an active laboratory for our academic programs. With the Super Bowl happening where we work and live, it's only natural to examine some of the most interesting design-related aspects of our city's biggest event.


Read more about our faculty's take on Super Bowl LIII

Subhro Guhathakurta Named New City & Regional Planning Chair


Dr. Steven P. French, dean and John Portman Chair in the College of Design at Georgia Tech announced on May 31, 2018, that Dr. Subhrajit Guhathakurta has been named the new chair in the School of City and Regional Planning. The appointment took effect July 1, 2018.

Read more about our new chair

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