The summer edition of Virginia Tech Magazine explores firsts in Virginia Tech history, talks to Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine's first 40 doctors, and visits a lab measuring how and why humans react emotionally to food.
Professor Stephen Prisley served on a team that developed science-based methods to quantify changes in greenhouse gas emissions and carbon storage following a change in land or forest management.
One of 15 inductees for 2014, Douglas F. Cannon is the first full-time Virginia Tech communication faculty member elected to the College of Fellows.
A Virginia Tech-led program has unleashed a new weapon in the fight against hunger in eastern Africa: a tiny speckled beetle, which feeds on a highly destructive invasive weed.
A statewide panel of education leaders including Virginia Tech Professor Susan G. Magliaro is studying reforms to how student achievement is measured.
The system will be tested on the Blacksburg campus and at university facilities located in six regions across Virginia.
Heart research leads to unexpected discovery of a new drug for healing skin ulcers, according to scientists at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute.
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.
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Xin Luo, an assistant professor of immunology with the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, explores the immune system and its response to disease.
Eric Margiotta, operations manager for Student Centers and Activities, inspires his colleagues with his positive attitude and dedication to his craft.