The Institute of Transportation Engineers – Georgia Tech Student Chapter

2019 Spring ITE Event and Meeting

Hey ITE@GT! Hope everyone had a great TRB. This is our second newsletter in January, so read on if you want to keep up with what ITE@GT has been cooking up for the new semester!

Transpo Welcome back social (Wednesday, Jan. 30, Tech Rec)

  • Come join your friends and professors Wednesday, January 30th, in Tech Rec. We will have food, games, and lots of fun! This event is cosponsored by ASHE, WTS, and ITS @GT.

ITE Student Leadership Summit (Clemson university, Feb. 22-24)

  • Clemson will be hosting the Southern District’s first ever ITE Student Leadership Summit from February 22-24, 2019. The cost is just $50 plus hotel fees which could be reimbursed depending on corporate sponsorships. The last day to register is January 31, 2019 and registration information can be found here.

GAITE Feb. 2019 Monthly Meeting (Mary Mac's Tea Room, Feb. 14)

  • GAITE Feb. meeting will take place in Mary Mac's Tea room in midtown. Registration is free for students, and it's a great place to network! More info can be found here.

Here's a list of other events planned for this semester, which we will advertise more when the time is

  • February: ITE@GT Panel Talk: Life after (graduate) school: Come here our wonderful panelists talk about how to prepare for life after school, how to better cope with challenges of the new workplace, and be successful! Stay tuned for the exact time and location!

  • March 7th: Transpo Spring career fair: Cosponsored by ASHE, WTS, and ITS @GT, we will be having our spring career fair on March 7th. Suit up and spruce up your resumes if you are on the hunt for a job or internship!

  • April 12th: GAITE/ITE@GT picnic: We will be hosting GAITE members and our own students for lunch, networking, and talks by our brilliant professors and students. Be sure to join us! More info will follow closer to the event.

Transpo Secret Santa

Hope you all had a great weekend! Just a quick reminder and update on our secret Santa party for tomorrow. The location will be SEB 122, and we will be starting at 12:15pm (instead of 12pm, to give us enough time to prepare). If you are participating, and have not gotten the gifts yet, then be a good Santa and get on it! Also, we will be serving lunch to our hungry Santas as well!  

September Monthly Meeting and Events

Resume Book (Deadline to submit: Tuesday, September 20th)

  • ITE is building a Resume Book which will be given to the transportation professionals visiting during the ITE monthly meetings.

  • To add your resume to the book, send your one to two page resume to Abhilasha Saroj, Vice-President of Outreach, by September 20.

GT/Clemson Tailgate (Thursday, September 22nd at 5 PM - 7 PM in the courtyard between Mason and SEB)

  • Join ITE and ASHE student and Georgia chapters for a tailgate before the Georgia Tech/Clemson football game! The tailgate will be in the SEB courtyard beginning late afternoon. There will be free food at the tailgate! Even if you aren’t coming to the game, join us for socializing and networking beforehand!

  • If you aren’t signed up for season tickets, you can learn how to obtain student tickets here:

Thursday, September 29th - ITE Monthly Meeting - Career Search and Scholarship Application Workshop (at 11 AM in Mason 1133)

  • Get career search/networking tips and hear advice for applying to scholarship - specifically the GAITE scholarship - and fellowships.

  • Dr. Lisa Rosenstein, Engineering Communications Senior Academic Professional, and others will be giving helpful advice ahead of October’s Transportation Career Fair and ITE Student Scholarships (applications available in October and due in early November).

  • Free lunch will be provided at the meeting!

ITE Intramural Sports (Deadline to register: October 3rd)

  • Did you dream of going pro, but settle for engineering instead? Then sign up for ITE Intramurals!

  • Phase II of Intramural Sports will consist of: Outdoor Soccer, Indoor Volleyball, Bowling, and Dodgeball.

  • We are gauging interest in what sports people are interested in. Please fill out the following interest form by Thursday, September 29th: Feel free to share with Georgia Tech friends outside of ITE or civil engineering!

Become an ITE Member!

If you aren’t one already, then pay the ITE dues and become one.


April Monthly Meeting and Events

REGISTER HERE For our ITE@GT/GAITE April Meeting Friday April 15th at 11:30 -1:00 at the BioTech Quad at Georgia Tech (behind Petit, Whitaker, Ford ES&T, etc.) with presentations occurring in Marcus Nanotechnology Building. Its a picnic!! Catered by 800 Mile BBQ, and featuring talks on energy efficient route selection and more! Registration ends April 11th, or when all spots are filled. Don't miss out! ---- Also, join us in congratulating our winning Traffic Bowl team!! Come out to lunch with us next Wednesday, April 6th at 1:00 pm at Highland Bakery