The Center for Academic Enrichment is a unit within the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education. Our office works to develop an intellectual community at Tech and to foster student-faculty interaction on campus. Our programs are available for all students on campus, and we encourage students to contact us anytime.

Collections in this community

  • Project One [4]

    Events held in conjunction with Project One (Formerly First-Year Reading Program) books

Recent Submissions

  • Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash 

    Humes, Edward (2015-10-01)
    For 2015-2016, the theme for Project One is "Serve.Learn.Sustain." In keeping with this theme, Edward Humes's "Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash" has been selected as the common reading.
  • Mobile Technologies and New Narratives of the Self 

    Chiang, Ted (2014-09-30)
    In the very near future it will become practical for a wearable computer to record every moment of your waking life. There's an ongoing discussion about the etiquette of devices like Google Glass, but there are also ...
  • Preserving our Roots while Building our Future: My Journey from Asia to America 

    Das, Shinjini (2014-04-17)
    Shinjini Das speaks about the importance of her belief in preserving the core sense of who we are while striving to attain our goals and aspirations. She focuses on her own experiences in preserving her identity in a society ...
  • This I Believe: I Believe in the Power of Words to Evoke and Inspire 

    Royster, Jacqueline J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-03-27)
    Dr. Jacqueline Jones Royster, Dean, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, speak on her belief that the power of words evoke and inspire.
  • Living with Complexity Book Reading 

    Norman, Donald A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-10-03)
    If only today’s technology were simpler! It’s the universal lament, but it’s wrong. We don't want simplicity. Simple tools are not up to the task. The world is complex; our tools need to match that complexity. Simplicity ...
  • Design Now: A Panel Discussion 

    Murray, Janet; Zimring, Craig M.; Starner, Thad; Sprigle, Stephen; Norman, Donald A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-10-04)
    Panel discussion at College of Architecture on technology, evidence-based design, assistive technology, human-centered design. The primary audience will include Industrial Design, Architecture, Human Computer Interaction, ...
  • This I Believe: I Believe One Moment Can Define the Rest of our Lives 

    Lally, Rebecca (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-26)
    Rebecca's experience with one single event in 2011 changed her outlook on the rest of her life. A near-death experience taught Rebecca many different things about how to live each and every day.
  • This I Believe: I Believe in Educating Our Youth 

    Kc, Alisha (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-26)
    Alisha's views on the educational system have long been established based upon a relationship she formed many years ago. Burdened with witnessing the effects of the caste system, Alisha’s belief allows those around her to ...
  • This I Believe: I Believe that Technology is Out to Get Me 

    Ham, John (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-26)
    While most people are afraid of monsters under the bed, spiders, and the meatloaf surprise in elementary school, John is instead disturbed by technology. His conclusion that social interactions are being taken over by ...
  • This I Believe: I Believe in Fantasy 

    Brown, Christine (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-26)
    Christine is a fan of Wookies, reading books in the car, and unlikely heroes. She found love as a young child in books that allowed her to escape from the real world. Along the way, she has discovered many different ...
  • This I Believe: I Believe in Asking and Telling 

    Evans, Ryan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-26)
    Prior to September 2011, the military discharged many service members under the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” rule. Though not on active duty, Jack discusses his own experience with “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” on the home front.
  • Overcoming the Odds by Taking Risks that Challenge Our Greatest Fears 

    Ray, Stephanie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-03-29)
  • I Believe in One Play at a Time 

    Jones, Roderick (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-03-15)
  • Managing Your Most valuable Asset: A Few Personal and Career Ideas 

    Stamps, E. Roe, IV (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-03-01)
  • This I believe / Richard Barke 

    Barke, Richard P. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-02-02)
  • I Believe in Friendship 

    Templeton, William Miller (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-02-16)
    I believe building friendships is one of our most rewarding endeavors. 1. The story of the shy little introvert. + How to win friends and influence people. 2. The 7 principles - used in college and in professional life ...
  • Show Up - Speak Up - Stand Up 

    Buolamwini, Joy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-01-19)
    Join the Office of Undergraduate Studies for another great installment of This I Believe with Joy Buolamwini, a third-year computer science major from Cordova, Tenn. Joy has accomplished quite a bit in her time. She’s ...
  • I Believe in Expressing Love 

    Lewis, Lauren (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-12-08)
  • Addiction is a disease 

    Schatten, Jeff (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-12-08)
  • I Believe in Significance over Success 

    Pendleton-Parker, Billiee (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11-10)

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