Education and Training

Brownbag Presentations

These educational sessions provide the Georgia Tech community with professional development opportunities and information about campus resources. The topics range from marketing and communications refreshers to web strategy, and new trends to market research.

Intended Audience

Anyone from the Georgia Tech community in a communications role. 

Have a Topic Idea?

We are always looking for new ideas for our brown bag series. If you are interested in presenting a topic,
Contact Briana Thomas

Brownbag Presentations & Videos

We videotape each brown bag session and post the videos and handouts here.

Drupal Web Developer Meetings

Each month, the Drupal developers across campus meet to discuss the latest trends in Drupal development and Georgia Tech-specific issues and practices, and to share projects and development with the community.  

Intended Audience

Those working independently or participating in building a departmental or group site.

Meeting Topics and Schedules

Media Training

Whether you a have an interview with a newspaper, magazine, website, online outlet, or broadcast media, our Media Relations team can prepare you to effectively communicate your message regarding your work or research at Georgia Tech.  

Types of training

  • Basic: General guidelines and tips for TV, print, radio, or online interviews and how to work with the media.
  • Broadcast: In-studio, on-camera training that is taped and reviewed. This is ideal for faculty preparing for television or Skype interviews. 
  • Crisis/Controversial: Exercises to prepare for hard-hitting questions and challenging situations.
  • Custom: Preparation for content planning committee visits, panel discussions, press conferences, etc.

Intended Audience

Anyone from the Georgia Tech community who regularly interacts with the media or expects to be in the media spotlight in the coming months regarding their work or research at the Institute.

Schedule a Media Training Session