Student Organizations

College of Computing Organizations

 

Student organizations provide academic, professional and social support and development. Within these organizations, students build connections that will last a lifetime.

Membership in any of the College of Computing’s diverse student organizations will hone your leadership skills and provide a forum for you to learn from fellow students.

Current student organizations:

  • Anime-O-Tekku - ‚ÄčAnime-O-Tekku strives to share the Japanese culture through the mediums of Animation, also known as Anime, and through Japanese comics, known as Manga.  Meets every other Saturday in CCB 345 from 12-6 PM

  • Athletics @ College of Computing - Interested in playing intramurals but don't know enough people to form a team? Intramurals are a great way to meet new people and stay active. The only problem is finding other athletes interested. Athletics @ CC helps bring people interested in the same sports together to create new relationships and maybe even win a few trophies. If you're interested, please fill out this form: http://goo.gl/forms/CBbK5dNW4l

  • Big Data - Big Data Club is focused on building a community for people who love data. Our project based org focuses on getting hands on experience in many aspects of big data, ranging from scalable databases, algorithms, and data visualizations.  Meets Mondays in CCB 016  from 6-8 PM

  • Big O: Theory - Big O: Theory Club is the official Georgia Tech College of Computing organization for facilitating interaction between students interested in Theoretical Computer Science and its applications. Meets Mondays in CCB 102 from 6-8 PM

  • CM Ambassadors - The CM Ambassadors serve as the voice of current and potential Computational Media students. Their mission is to improve the CM curriculum and community by representing concerns, building awareness of events and opportunities, bridging the gap between faculty and students, and unifying the student body.

  • Design Club - Design Club is an organization engaging in the practical, theoretical, and cultural usages of design. Learn the principles of design theory while building your portfolio with personal and client projects. Be a part of the design revolution at Georgia Tech! Meets Thursdays in Klaus 1456 from 6-8 PM

  • Entertainment Software Enthusiasts (ESE) - Entertainment Software Enthusiasts’ (ESE) purpose is to provide resources, inspiration, and space among many other things to any and all students interested in designing, programming, reviewing, discussing, or playing video games. We give students a place to gather and create an awesome community who share a passion for video games with each other. Meets Thursdays in CCB 347 from 6-8 PM
  • E-sport - Our mission is to support competitive electronic sports and LAN culture while improving/maintaining Georgia Tech's position as one of the top schools in the nation for competitive gaming.  Meets Thursdays in Klaus 1447 from 6-8 PM
  • Georgia Institute of Tech. Mobile Application Development (GITMAD) - GITMAD's mission is to educate and spread their passion for mobile applications at Georgia Tech. Meets Mondays in Klaus 2443 from 6-8 PM
  • Gourd Visual Arts Club - Visual Arts club exists to increase awareness and appreciation of arts within the College of Computing environment concentrating on drawing, graphic design, and media production. Meets Fridays in CCB 102 from 4-6 PM
  • Graduate Women @ College of Computing - The Graduate Women @ CC is a campus organization that supports and develops the community of Masters and PhD women in the College of Computing. They meet once a month for coffee, where they simply share their lives at Tech with each other and discuss their current projects. In addition, the graduate women also organize various workshops throughout the year.
  • Grey Hat - Teaches the skills required to break things and the ethics necessary to wield them properly. Meets Thursdays in CCB 016 from 6-8 PM
  • GT Web Developers (GT WebDev) - Provides community, assistance, and education to CoC students interested in Web Development through a reliable and well-formed process maintained by dedicated individuals.  Meets Tuesdays in Klaus 2443 from 6-8 PM & Wednesdays in CCB 347 from 6:30 - 7:30 PM
  • Bits of Good-  We exist to connect GT students with philanthropic organizations to help them with their technological needs.The goal is to provide an opportunity to develop student skills while meeting needs and fueling innovation in the community.  Applications for new team members are sent each semester. Meets Tuesdays in CCB 345 & 347 from 6-8 PM.
  • Humans vs. Zombies (HvZ) - Humans vs. Zombies is a large game similar to tag, played by hundreds of people on campus every semester. All players must be signed up on our website and carry a player ID, to be turned over when tagged by a zombie. To sign up, go to your Profile and register your information. HvZ is a great way to meet interesting people, learn your way around campus, and have a fun time. Join the game, and fight for your survival!
  • iOS Club - Aimed to teach key iOS development skills. We believe that the best way to learn is to actually build a product. A huge part of our program will be focusing on having members developing a game of their own and putting it up on the app store. For beginners, building an iOS game is an excellent start because games are universally enjoyable, are easy to program, and are motivationally interesting. The culture of the club will be focused around building a working app to push to the app store.  Meets Tuesdays in Klaus 1456 from 6-8 PM
  • Linux User Group
    Promotes the Linux Operating System and works with interested students to help them with installing and working with the operating system.  Meets Wednesdays in Klaus 2447 from 6-8 PM
  • The Makery- Our mission is to enable individuals to prototype, build, and program their own electronic devices, be it as simple as a flashing LED sign or as complicated as a solar powered surveillance blimp. We provide the knowledge and support to develop your ideas both through teaching the necessary knowledge and providing the necessary equipment.  Meets Mondays in CCB 337 from 6:30 - 8 PM
  • Minorities@CC - Through academic, social, and professional events, the Minorities at the College of Computing club strives to empower underrepresented groups within the College of Computing with opportunities that promote excellence, community development, and leadership amongst members, as well as foster growth to help support the leaders of tomorrow.  Meets in Thursdays in CCB 340 from 6-8 PM
  • Programming Team - The Georgia Tech ACM Programming Team will make you into an excellent problem solver and help you in thinking clearly and logically while solving problems. The algorithms involved in the problem sets cover a wide range of topics: Graph Theory, Combinatorics, Dynamic Programming, Probability, Simulation, Computational Geometry, and more! Contact Troy Peace for more information.
  • Robograds - The purpose of the RoboGrads is to: 1) Represent the interests of the students participating in the Robotics PhD program (Robotics students); 2) Provide a forum for Robotics students to discuss the progress and development of the program; 3) Promote the recruitment of new students and facilitate a smooth transition into the program; 4) Sponsor social events to engage Robotics students in a non-academic setting; 5) Disseminate accurate and up-to-date student-specific information about the program; 6) Liaise with other Robotics organizations to provide a relevant network for Robotics students; 7) Give opportunities for service in the community using principles learned in the program.
  • RoboJackets - The RoboJackets are a group of GT students, faculty, and alum that aim to enhance the understanding of the field of robotics and its applications in depth of knowledge as well as to increase the number of students that are exposed to it. We plan to carry out our mission through projects that correspond to the organization’s tenets of promotion, education, and advancement.
  • The Agency - For students with an interest in Artificial Intelligence, the Agency is the student organization for you! Meets Tuesdays in CCB 346 from 6-7:30 PM & Wednesdays in CCB 345 from 6:30 - 8 PM.
  • Undergraduate Council (UG) - The Undergraduate Council provides a platform for student organization leaders of the College of Computing student organizations to represent and improve the College of Computing. We meet every other Sunday to discuss important matters in the College of Computing. UG works closely with Dean Zvi Galil to communicate what College of Computing students want and how students can get there.
  • Video Game Development Club (VG Dev) - The purpose of the VG Dev club is to give prospective game developers experience and portfolio pieces, and to serve as an artistic outlet for artists at Tech who otherwise may not have one.  Meets Fridays in Klaus 1447 from 4:30 - 6:30 PM
  • Women@CC - Women@CC provides an avenue for female students to receive professional training, discuss academics, and meet other females in a primarily male-dominated field. The club provides a variety of activities, ranging from movie nights to resume workshops to the Grace Hopper Women in Computing Conference. Members of the organization form close bonds with other members, facilitating their involvement in the College of Computing student community.  Meets Wednesdays in CCB 340 from 6-8 PM