Thursday, March 28, 2024 11:00AM

In honor of Women's History Month, every person who wants to celebrate women in aerospace engineering is invited to attend


Celebrating Women in Aerospace Engineering

hosted by Georgia Tech's College of Engineering and the 
Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering

Location: Academy of Medicine | 875 W Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309 | Map (PDF)



Live International Space Station (ISS) Talk

Join us as we talk with real NASA astronauts onboard the ISS. Audience members will have the
opportunity to ask questions and learn what it's like living in space. 



Lunch + Life in Aerospace Engineering Panel 

  • RSVP required
  • 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Location: Academy of Medicine - Magnolia Room
  • Featuring: Rosemary Lesser (Airbus), Sabrina Ussery (Amazon), and Sarah Glidden (Relativity Space), and Trudy Kortes (NASA)

As guests enjoy lunch, we'll have a panel discussion with representatives from leading aerospace companies to discuss their journeys and advice as a woman in the aerospace engineering field. Moderated by the Georgia Tech Chapter of Women of Aeronautics and Astronautics



Research Student Mixer + Aero Maker Space Workshop

  • Drop in friendly 
  • 1:45 - 2:15 p.m. | Developing your Mentoring Team ft. 
    • Are you getting the mentoring that you need?  To successfully navigate academia and your career trajectory, you will need a variety of mentors to provide advice, access to opportunities, and encouragement along the way.  During this you will map out your current mentoring network and identify where additional mentors would be helpful to meet your needs. We will provide practical tips for how to approach potential mentors, establish mutual expectations, have conversations about your own needs, and maintain relationships with your current mentors.  
  • 2:15 - 3:00 p.m. | Student Mixer & Yang Aero Maker Space Fun 
  • Location: Academy of Medicine - TBD
  • Featuring: Prizes, food, community, and more! 

Join fellow Georgia Tech students to discuss your research interests and participate in trivia in an informal, social setting! Prizes are on campus food vouchers (applicable for all restaurants except Chick-fil-A and food trucks) along with GT-AE swag!