March

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Two faculty members from the College of Science awarded NSF CAREER grants
Zafer Gurdal honored with emeritus status
George W. Crofts honored with emeritus status
Engineering and education graduate programs are ranked among the top 10
Student Engineers' Council to host National Association of Engineering Student Councils conference
Gastrointestinal endoscopy course offered to veterinarians
Thomas E. Toth honored with emeritus status
Richard Zallen honored with emeritus status
Wayne D. Purcell honored with emeritus status
John Cosgriff honored with emeritus status
Engineering graduate student Tiffany Adams honored by Oregon State University
College of Architecture and Urban Studies undergraduates win national design awards
Helen Crawford honored with emeritus status
C. Ray Williams director of multicultural programs and services
New processing steps promise more economical ethanol production
Studies reveal reaction pathways for ozone on organic surfaces
Research team to compare environmental performance of building systems
Researcher says Swedish method of human cartilage repair shows good durability
Engineering professors discuss why New Orleans levees, floodwalls failed
New Ph.D. programs, School of Construction, among future academic offerings
Board of Visitors sets undergraduate, graduate tuition and fees for 2006-07
Engineering Technology Showcase will reveal new tools for engineering technology
Update on the Virginia General Assembly budget proposals
Several campus facilities will be named for university benefactors
New academic degree programs among the resolutions approved by board of visitors
Virginia Tech participates in study to reduce development's impact on the James River
Parade of Nations kicks off International Week
Researchers say polymer composite provides better fire protection than steel for shipboard use
Researchers study light activated anticancer drug targeted to DNA using cisplatin like sub-units
Graduate chemistry student creates material to study tissue growth
Architecture professor Mario Cortes wins international Gabriel Prize
Maggie Sloane named associate director for compliance and conflict resolution
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences names associate dean
John Dooley named Roanoke Regional Airport commissioner
Piedmont-Palladino named senior curator at National Building Museum
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine installs new alumni board officers
Philosophy professor Rosa Mayorga participates in Oxford diversity seminar
Third annual dog walk against cancer scheduled Saturday, April 8 at veterinary college
Virginia Tech students give community a big thank you
Architecture and Urban Studies to offer overseas design course
Social activists to speak at Virginia Tech March 28
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors to meet March 26-27
Veterinary college to host annual open house April 1
ICTAS part of $99 million contract to operate materials and manufacturing center
Finney named associate dean of Virginia Tech's College of Science
Religious commentator to speak at Virginia Tech March 27
Pollutant sources, thermal transport, and cardiovascular studies win NSF grants
White tapped for American Association of Equine Practitioners honor
Researchers develop high-efficiency transformation of strawberry
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute's First Annual Research Symposium begins March 23
Grabau named head of the Department Plant Pathology, Physiology, and Weed Science
Researchers at Virginia Tech look to enhance lifestyles for the elderly and their pets
Graduate Education Week honors graduate students, showcases their talents
One year later: Steger, Davenport reflect on Principles of Community
John Randolph wins Dale Prize for Excellence in Urban and Regional Planning
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute to host international alpha-proteobacteria symposium
Two faculty members study aging families in Katrina aftermath
Art show reception Friday, March 24 in Burruss Hall
Siemens CEO to speak at Virginia Tech Monday
Veterinary college hires two staff members
Two Virginia Tech employees honored by Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
Virginia Tech Principles of Community marks first anniversary
In memoriam: Sallie M. Henry, long time computer science teacher and coach
College of Natural Resources professor briefs Capitol Hill on mining issues
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute launches microbial database
Storytelling event in Floyd to benefit Service-Learning Center's Hometown Corps
International storyteller Eddie Kerr headlines Humanities Week
Lay Nam Chang reappointed dean of the College of Science
Remarkable Trees of Virginia project seeks tree nominations
Zoonotic Infectious Disease conference planned
Virginia Tech benefits from sale of Wireless Valley to Motorola
Women's business advocate to speak on successful entrepreneurship
Executive to discuss hotel's dramatic evacuation after Katrina Monday
Castine wins international photography competition
Breitschmid wins grant from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
Architecture faculty member Scott Gartner invited to participate in seminar in Oxford, England
Commonwealth honors civil engineering, English professors as outstanding faculty
Thomas Novak testifies before U.S. Senate Committee on Mining Safety
Virginia Tech researchers receive patents for energy, health inventions
New executive vice president for intellectual properties affiliate
Duncan M. Porter wins 2006 Lifetime Achievement in Science Award
Volunteer receives 4-H Afterschool Open Doors award