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Ranked #1 Theme Design School in the 30332 ZIP CODE!

Robots Shall Rule the World (or at least the Institute)

Theming for the Web since 1994!

(We pre-date Firefox, Chrome and Internet Explorer)

The School of Theme Development studies the negative impacts of really bad web theme design and strives to produce standards that make the world a better place for all web developers and content managers.

(Disclaimer: This is just a theme demonstration site - there is no School of Theme Development at Georgia Tech.  This page demonstrates our system for headline images [also known as 'hero' images] and multiple ways to display Mercury news and events on the front page of a site.)

Upcoming Events

  • Friday February 26 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Virtual Film Festivals: Global and Local [GMF 2021]

    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Location: Atlanta, GA

    How has COVID-19 impacted film festivals around the world? Join us for a VIRTUAL ROUNDTABLE with Sten Saluveer, Head of NEXT/ Marche Du Film …

  • Friday February 26 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Case Study Workshop

    2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Location: Atlanta, GA

    Case Study Workshop | Friday February 26 | 2-5 pmWe are looking forward to meeting you and learning with you about how to leverage case …

  • Friday February 26 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    President's Day Presidential Trivia

    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    Location: Virtual, via Discord

    Join us for President-themed trivia on Friday, February 26th at 6:30 pm! Winner will receive a President's day themed prize!

  • Tuesday March 2 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    AGSC Collaboratorium "The New Field of Peace Engineering: Educational Opportunities and Research Themes"

    9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Location: Online

    Join us as we kick-off the Spring 2021 "Future of Peace Education and Research" webinar series and to learn about the new field of Peace …

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Upcoming Events

  • Friday February 26 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Virtual Film Festivals: Global and Local [GMF 2021]

    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Location: Atlanta, GA

    How has COVID-19 impacted film festivals around the world? Join us for a VIRTUAL ROUNDTABLE with Sten Saluveer, Head of NEXT/ Marche Du Film …

  • Friday February 26 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Case Study Workshop

    2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Location: Atlanta, GA

    Case Study Workshop | Friday February 26 | 2-5 pmWe are looking forward to meeting you and learning with you about how to leverage case …

  • Friday February 26 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    President's Day Presidential Trivia

    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    Location: Virtual, via Discord

    Join us for President-themed trivia on Friday, February 26th at 6:30 pm! Winner will receive a President's day themed prize!

  • Tuesday March 2 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    AGSC Collaboratorium "The New Field of Peace Engineering: Educational Opportunities and Research Themes"

    9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Location: Online

    Join us as we kick-off the Spring 2021 "Future of Peace Education and Research" webinar series and to learn about the new field of Peace …