Institute Icons
Take a deeper look into seven of Tech's most well-known symbols.
Birth of a Bitter Rivalry
How a 19th century football game and a train wreck sparked THWG and more.
Tech Traditions: Then & Now
Take a look at how today's campus customs compare against the past.
Being Buzz

Step into the Converse high tops of our favorite Yellow Jacket.

Featured Stories From This Issue

Spring 2017 | by Roger Slavens and Melissa Fralick

We're hoping this downloadable poster of Tech's Traditions, great and small, will fill you with school spirit!

Spring 2017 | by Osayi Endolyn

This marketing guru for The New York Times is helping the venerable publication succeed where other newspapers have failed.

Charlie's in Charge

Spring 2017 | by Bill Chastain

Overcoming early injuries and a position change, Charlie Blackmon, BA 11, worked hard to become one of Major League Baseball’s best center fielders.

Spring 2017 | by Rebecca Keane and Roger Slavens

Tech alumnus Andy Quitmeyer plays a real-life, high-tech MacGyver of the wild in a new Science Channel show.

Spring 2017 | by Roger Slavens

Tech alumnus Adam West, AE 13, shares what it’s like to work and live at the end of the earth—Antarctica.

In Good Hands

Spring 2017 | by Tony Rehagen

Today's Student Alumni Association is working hard—and working smart—to keep Tech’s traditions going strong.

Spring 2017 | by Joe Irwin, IM 80

It’s not what you might think—not the Ramblin’ Wreck or George P. Burdell or even The Fight Song. It’s something far better.

Spring 2017 | by Charlotte Anders

Developing new skills could be the missing link between you and your next opportunity.