With the start of the 2014 Virginia Tech Summer Sessions just a little more than a month away, it is time to finalize academic plans and secure a seat in the wide range of courses being offered this year.
Approximately 1,000 Virginia Tech graduate students are expected to complete their degree requirements this spring and participate in the Graduate School Commencement ceremony.
Chang Lu has developed techniques that allow him to obtain reliable results over the course of disease development inside cells. The National Institutes of Health has announced a new $1.3 million grant to further this work.
Colleen Thom is a member of the University Honors program, and has been inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Gamma Sigma, Golden Key, and Omicron Delta Kappa honor societies.
The Farms and Fields Project in Owen Food Court is the gold standard for sustainable dining at Virginia Tech. This shop offers sustainable, organic, and local options throughout the school year.
Officers and administration are also learning from each other's successes in community policing, outreach, education, engagement, and enforcement.
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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Guohua Cao, an assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the Virginia Tech–Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, develops sophisticated imaging technology for biomedical and bioscientific discovery, diagnosis, and medical intervention.
Fred Ficarra, member of the Facilities Services housekeeping team, plays an important role in maintaining a clean environment for students and employees in Derring Hall.