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
George Waldo Woodruff attended Georgia Tech in 1917, earning a degree in mechanical engineering. In the midst of his education, he fought in WWI. He later atten...
Shirley Clements Mewborn attended Georgia Tech in the early 1950s, when Georgia Tech only had five women. After attending Western Carolina Teachers College for one y...
Isaac Hopkins was born in Augusta, Georgia. He attended and graduated from Emory College and later from Georgia Medical College. He served as a pastor in the methodi...
Ben T. Zinn was born in Tel Aviv in 1937. He is noted for his professional soccer career as well as his time spent in academia. Zinn attended New York Univ...