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The Student Center is not just renovating, not just innovating, but re(in)novating! Stay tuned here for updates on the project.
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RE(IN)NOVATION NEWS

Join our Focus Groups on Student Organization Space!
All Georgia Tech Students are invited to a focus group to provide feedback on the potential elements to be included in the re(in)novated building. We'd like to know what our students' ideal space entails. 

Monday, November 7 from 6-7pm | Student Center Theater
Thursday, November 17 from 5:30-6:30pm | Student Center Theater

We hope you'll join us and help us to build great spaces to support our 400+ student organizations!



You said, "YES!" ​
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Thank you to all of you who voted on the Re(in)novation Referendum this past week. 5,025 of you voted, with 66% of you in favor of re(in)novating the Student Center! Stay tuned to reinnovation.studentcenter.gatech.edu for future updates on the project. Thank you for helping us to #BuildABetterTech!

Total Voter Participation | 5,025 students (3,330 in favor, 1,695 opposed)​
Undergraduate Votes | 4,081 students (2,980 in favor, 1,101 opposed)
Graduate Votes | 944 students (350 in favor, 594 opposed)


"Every Piece Counts!"
 A reminder from our lego folks to vote today before 11pm at elections.gatech.edu​!
Video | March 16, 2016


"A Place For You"
Video | March 9, 2016​
Created in collaboration with students in Advanced Video Production (LMC3843-D;SPR16)
Directed by: Annamaria Tomaszewski
Produced by: Rose Anthony & Emily Mosher
Get Up! by Nicolai Heidlas
Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0


BuzzFeed Quiz | March 8, 2016​


Voting for the Re(in)novation Referendum Now Open!
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Voting is now open for the Student Center Re(in)novation Referendum: be sure to make your voice heard and help #BuildABetterTech! Voting is available online at elections.gatech.edu​ and closes Wednesday, March 16th at 11pm. Don't forget to vote on this important issue - because #EveryPieceCounts!


Get a look at the "Bzzy Life of theStudent Center"
Watch our video capturing a day in the Student Center, which highlights what a busy and well used building we have. 



Technique OpEd | February 5, 2016​


Get your questions answered at our PUBLIC FORUM
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As part of the campaign to #BuildABetterTech, the Student Center is hosting a Public Forum to allow the Georgia Tech community to get answers to their questions about the Re(in)novation Referendum. Representatives from the Student Center, Capital Planning & Space Management, Auxiliary Operations, Budget Planning, and the Student Center Expansion Committee will be present to provide more information, and answer any questions about the proposed fee, the referendum, or the re(in)novation project as a whole. 

Undergraduate and Graduate Students are invited to attend the Student Forum on Thursday, February 25th from 5-6pm in the Student Center Theater.

Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Students are invited to join us Thursday, February 25th from 3-4pm in the Student Center Theater.

We hope you'll join us for this important discussion on how we #BuildABetterTech! Additional forums will be held later in February.



Now Recruiting Champions
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The Student Center is looking for enthusiastic students, staff, and faculty to help spread the word about the re(in)novation. If that describes you, sign up to be one of our project Champions! You'll have the tools, training, and swag you'll need to help #BuildABetterTech by engaging your community in this important conversation. Click here for details about the program. Email Carly Bloomingdale at carly.bloomingdale@stucen.gatech.edu to sign up to be an #ImportantPiece of the re(in)novation!


Student Center Kicks Off Campaign to Re(in)novate!   ​
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The Student Center needs your help to ‪#‎BuildABetterTech‬! We are excited to announce that we're holding a student body-wide vote in March to get your support on a student fee to fund the exciting changes a re(in)novation will bring to Georgia Tech. Read the write up in the Daily Digest below to find out more. Don't forget to vote March 9-16!

"Students to Vote on Student Center Renovation"
Daily Digest | January 25, 2016

Introducing our new Relax/Recharge Lounge!   
We are pleased to announce that our new Relax/Recharge Lounge is ready for lounging! Visit the new space by the Theater on the 1st Floor of the building. This exciting new area should give the campus community an idea of the type of lounge spaces we could have in a re(in)novated facility. We hope you'll enjoy taking a break in this relaxing new lounge.
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Take a Behind the Scenes Tour of the Student Center!

​Why do we need to re(in)novate the Student Center? Find out for yourself on our Behind the Scenes Tour. Get an inside look at what it takes to operate one of the busiest buildings on campus, and see some of the ways that the Student Center brings Campus to life! All members of the Georgia Tech Community are invited to join this free tour, which runs every Tuesday from 11am-noon. The tour will depart from the Information Desk on the 2nd Floor at 11:10am and last approximately 45 minutes. To set up a tour outside of Tuesdays at 11am, please email Kate Curnow at kate.curnow@stucen.gatech.edu.

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...more as the project continues!


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TENTATIVE TIMELINE
January 2017 | 
Fee Recommended to Board of Regents for Approval

April 2017 | 
Board of Regents Fee Approval

August 2017 |
Board of Regents Approval of Design Team

Fall 2017 | 
Program Confirmation (2 months)

Fall 2017 | 
Project Design (18 months)

Summer 2019 | 
Phased Construction (24 months)

August 2021 | 
Grand Opening
 

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