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EducationCampus and CommunityCollege of ScienceFralin Life Science InstituteWaterBiological Sciences Virginia Tech’s Robin Queen receives national award for research https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/eng-queenkappadelta.html Sun, 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/eng-queenkappadelta.html ResearchVirginia Tech Carilion School of MedicineCollege of EngineeringCampus and CommunityTop News Virginia Tech celebrates Graduate Education Week March 27-31 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/grad-ed-week-2017.html Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/grad-ed-week-2017.html ResearchNational Capital RegionGraduate EducationCampus and CommunityBlacksburg, Va. Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine student’s research sheds light on immune cell responses https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/vtc-iancooleyresearch.html Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/vtc-iancooleyresearch.html Roanoke, Va.ResearchVirginia Tech Carilion School of MedicineVirginia Tech Carilion Research InstituteCampus and Community Leading scientists to gather in Roanoke for Central Virginia Society for Neuroscience symposium https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/neuroconfab-vtcri-032217.html Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/neuroconfab-vtcri-032217.html ResearchVirginia-Maryland College of Veterinary MedicineVirginia Tech Carilion Research InstituteCampus and CommunityNeuroscienceTop NewsCollege of ScienceRoanoke, Va. Virginia Tech researchers develop a new model to unlock catalytic powers of gold https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/eng-catalyticgold.html Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/eng-catalyticgold.html ResearchCollege of EngineeringCampus and CommunityTop NewsInstitute for Critical Technology and Applied Science Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine student’s research could change treatment protocol https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/vtcsom-addisresearch.html Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/vtcsom-addisresearch.html Roanoke, Va.ResearchVirginia Tech Carilion School of MedicineCampus and Community Virginia Tech professor Megan Dolbin-MacNab to speak on Capitol Hill https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/clahs-dolbin-macnab-testimony.html Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2017/03/clahs-dolbin-macnab-testimony.html ResearchNational Capital RegionHuman SciencesFaculty and 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