Alumnus Kevin Crofton recently donated $2 million to establish a faculty chair in the Department of Aerospace and Ocean Engineering within Virginia Tech's College of Engineering.
Three Virginia Tech Department of Computer Science students and their faculty adviser will head to Morocco next year for the World Finals of the Association of Computing Machinery's International Collegiate Programming Competition.
Educators from the Mideast region forge relationships with their counterparts at Virginia Tech in a program funded by the U.S. Embassy in Iraq.
The AURP Career Achievement Award recognizes individuals who have made research and science parks a central focus of their careers, who have achieved success with one or more parks over a substantial period of time, and who have received peer recognition for advancing the field of research and science parks.
Dr. X.J. Meng, University Distinguished Professor of Molecular Virology, is a virologist at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine and studies emerging and reemerging viral diseases that impact veterinary and human public health.
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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Nicole Abaid, assistant professor in the College of Engineering, studies animal behavior to gain insights that can be applied to machines.
Lori Berry, senior executive secretary for the Office of Educational Research and Outreach, is considered a source of endless expertise and advice by her colleagues.