Recognizing the impact of philanthropy at Georgia Tech
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Philanthropy at Tech is a student-led initiative at Georgia Tech created to illustrate the importance of philanthropy on our campus. Our institution benefits greatly from the many generous gifts from esteemed alumni and other friends of the Institute, and we wish to recognize and thank them for their contributions.
We invite you to learn more about these fascinating men and women, learn more about the names you associate with everyday buildings, and learn more about how philanthropic giving is a true Tech Tradition!
Yours in White and Gold,
Priya, Isaac, Brandon, Daniel, TJ, and Kate
Philanthropy at Tech - Student Leads
The Industrial Engineering department at Georgia Tech first appeared in 1934, as an offshoot of the the Mechanical Engineering department. Mainly due to the contribu...
Mr. James Swann, originally from New York, was a friend of the Tech when it was called the Georgia School of Technology. He donated funds to the school for the...
Jesse W. Mason served on Georgia Tech’s faculty from 1938-1972. During that time he left a legacy on the Institute that goes far beyond the campus buildin...
George W. Harrison, Jr., left $16,000 in his will for Georgia Tech. These funds were used to purchase two lots near the campus and to improve the Ceramic Building....