Dr. Michael Best‘s latest initiative at the Georgia Institute of Technology is to launch a Center for Computing and Society that will continue his work applying computer science to international development. As a member of Georgia Tech’s faculties of both the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs and the School of Interactive Computing, he is Read more
Charlie Battle, Monaco's new honorary consul for the Southeast U.S., attributes his selection in part to a friendship with Albert II, the country's sovereign prince, that started as Atlanta was bidding for the 1996 Olympic Games, Mr. Battle told GlobalAtlanta. Prince Albert, son of the late American actress Grace Kelly, is a member of the Read more
In metro Atlanta, a light snowfall shut down schools and government offices Friday. But it could be worse. In Mongolia, it is too cold to snow, Jonathan Addleton, the country’s new U.S. ambassador, who has family roots in Georgia, told GlobalAtlanta.
“In recent days, the low has typically been in the minus-30 to minus-40 degree range …