People are our priority. The world is our laboratory.


Georgia Tech's School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) is committed to engineering fundamentals, state-of-the-art technology, hands-on instruction, and interdisciplinary research to solve problems that are critical to quality of life.

Nowhere is this philosophy better articulated than in the 2013 Commencement Address given by graduating masters student and Marshall Scholar, Jacob Tzegaegbe.

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Laura Redmond: Making buildings stronger

The urge to become a civil engineer first nudged CEE doctoral student Laura Redmond in seventh grade, when an earthquake shook the foundation of her middle school. Read More

Heidi Vreeland: In search of the next challenge

A clash over poetic license convinced Heidi Vreeland that she needed a greater challenge. Read More