Tech community to clean up, beautify campus
Posted March 31, 2009 | Atlanta, GA
Landscape Services crew members are gearing up to assist in the student-organized Tech Beautification Day, scheduled for Saturday, April 4. More than 800 students have volunteered to spread pine straw, wood chips and clean up. Students, faculty and staff members will work around campus from 9 a.m. to noon to help with landscaping projects and litter clean-up.
Each year, students plan the 12-year-old event. Landscape Services provides the materials
The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the world's premier research universities. Ranked seventh among U.S. News & World Report's top public universities and the eighth best engineering and information technology university in the world by Shanghai Jiao Tong University's Academic Ranking of World Universities, Georgia Tech’s more than 20,000 students are enrolled in its Colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Liberal Arts, Management and Sciences. Tech is among the nation's top producers of women and minority engineers. The Institute offers research opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students and is home to more than 100 interdisciplinary units plus the Georgia Tech Research Institute.