Virginia Tech student teams recently presented while vying for their share of $30,000 in prize money in the VT KnowledgeWorks Global Entrepreneurship Challenge Semifinals.
President Timothy D. Sands will participate in the forum to address the challenges of a public university and the needs of the wider public.
Join the Corps of Cadets to honor the graduating Class of 2015 and recognize the Class of 2016 as they take over leadership of the Corps.
The center's director since 2013, Dr. Michael D. Erskine will begin his new position April 25.
Rikakis currently serves as vice provost for design, arts and technology at Carnegie Mellon University. The candidate forum, at 2:30 p.m. in Assembly Hall at the Holtzman Alumni Center and will be followed by a reception in the Assembly Hall and adjacent foyer.
The economic impact of the Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center in 2014 alone was $40 million. Additionally, the hotel and conference center has generated more than $36 million in taxes since reopening.
Virginia Tech football's economic impact tripled in the 15 years since the last study was done, according to the analysis.
The first presentation is Friday at University of Virginia followed by Saturday at the Science Museum of Western Virginia in Roanoke.
The many personal and collaborative achievements listed illustrate commitment to scholarship, outreach, and research among members of the university community, placing Virginia Tech among the top research universities in the world.
NCAA Champion magazine | A gray matter
Wall Street Journal | Short on concussion data, NCAA sets out to get some
Christian Science Monitor | Hydrogen fuel breakthrough could pave the way for clean cars
The Baltimore Sun | Johns Hopkins begins using high-tech equipment on pets
Shane McLaughlin, the Motorcycle Research Group leader at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, finds ways to convert authentic rider experiences into data.
Vickie Martin, fiscal technician for the School of Education, helped the school raise $15 million in external funds during the last 40 years.