Victor Rogers

Basketball, Secretary of Commerce Visit, and Commencement

women't basketball against UConn

Georgia Tech women’s basketball captured one of the biggest wins in program history, a 57-44 victory over No. 3 Connecticut on Dec. 9. A crowd of 4,578, the second largest for a women’s basketball game in McCamish Pavilion history, was on hand. Photo taken by Danny Karnik.  

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo

Georgia Tech was awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration as part of its $1 billion Build Back Better Regional Challenge. Tech is one of 60 entities to be awarded funding to assist communities nationwide in their efforts to accelerate the rebuilding of their economies in the wake of the pandemic. Pictured is U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo. Photo taken Dec. 13 by Rob Felt.  

Congrats to the Grads (at PGC)

The President's Graduation Celebration, held on Tech Lawn, was an event for graduates and their families. Photo taken Dec. 16 by Allison Carter.

graduate holding photos taken in a photo booth

A photo booth was part of the fun at the President's Graduation Celebration. Photo taken Dec. 16 by Allison Carter.

group of PhD candidates

At the Ph.D. Commencement ceremony, 375 candidates received degrees. Photo taken Dec. 17 by Rob Felt.

group of PhD candidates

Doctoral candidates enter Bobby Dodd Stadium for the Ph.D. ceremony. Photo taken Dec. 17 by Rob Felt.

PhD reflection speaker Narayan Shirolkar

Narayan Shirolkar was the reflection speaker for the Ph.D. ceremony. Photo taken Dec. 17 by Rob Felt.

Andres Garcia carrying the mace.

Professor Andrés García carried the mace and was the Commencement speaker for the Ph.D. ceremony. Photo taken Dec. 17 by Rob Felt.

master's student next to the Georgia Tech sign inside the stadium

Making memories at the Master's Commencement ceremony. Photo taken Dec. 17 by Allison Carter.

master's candidate with her baby and husband

Commencement is a family affair. Photo taken Dec. 17 by Allison Carter.

master's candidate wearing sunglasses

The future's so bright . . . Photo taken Dec. 17 by Allison Carter.

Emily Farmer, reflection speaker for master's ceremony

Emily Farmer was the reflection speaker for the Master's ceremony. Photo taken Dec. 17 by Allison Carter.

shot of commencement stage in Bobby Dodd Stadium

The Ph.D. ceremony, Master's ceremony, and Bachelor's ceremony (pictured) were held at Bobby Dodd Stadium. Photo taken Dec. 18 by Rob Felt.

Gary May, Jacques Crawford, and Angel Cabrera on balcony at Bobby Dodd

University of California Davis Chancellor Gary S. May, undergraduate Jacques Crawford, and President Ángel Cabrera at Bobby Dodd Stadium before the Bachelor’s ceremony. May was the Commencement speaker and received an honorary Ph.D. Crawford was the reflection speaker. Photo taken Dec. 18 by Rob Felt.

mortar board at bachelor's ceremony

A colorful shoutout to Mom and Dad. Photo taken Dec. 18 by Rob Felt.

Woman holding diploma in the rain

The rain came, but smiles prevailed. Photo taken Dec. 18 by Rob Felt.

graduate in yellow poncho

Thumbs up! Photo taken Dec. 18 by Tyler Schott.

Graduate on stage in the rain.

Celebrating in the rain. Photo taken Dec. 18 by Tyler Schott.

Graduate smiling while standing in the rain at commencement.

Rain? What rain? Photo taken Dec. 18 by Nathan Touchberry.

President Cabrera handing out diplomas in the rain.

President Cabrera congratulating graduates in the rain. Photo taken Dec. 18 by Rob Felt.

Students with President Cabrera and Dean Beyah at Tech Tower.

After the rain stopped, President Cabrera and Dean Raheem Beyah invited College of Engineering students to join them at Tech Tower to take photos. Photo taken Dec. 18 by Rob Felt.

 

memorial for Demaryius Thomas at McCamish Pavilion

The Denver Broncos hosted a memorial for Demaryius Thomas at McCamish Pavilion on Dec. 20. The gathering of 45 members of the Broncos family and others honored and celebrated the life of Thomas, who died Dec. 9, 2021, at age 33. Photo by Georgia Tech Athletics.

Credits

Photography: Allison Carter, Rob Felt
Writing/Editing: Victor Rogers, Stacy Braukman