May

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Christopher Hall named aerospace and ocean engineering department head
Isaac Barber's YouTube contest win yields opening act spot in gospel concert
Weekend retreat to benefit Virginia forest landowners
Fred Crittenden named Friend of Virginia Cooperative Extension
Faculty honored with North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Teaching Fellow Awards
Memo from President Charles W. Steger: The future of the Office of Recovery and Support
Heather Switzer named American Association of University Women American Dissertation Fellow
Researchers suggest road to better health just a mouse click away
Shukla receives Humboldt Foundation award
Pamplin College inaugurates innovative program to ease national faculty shortage
University to develop climate commitment, sustainability plan
Stephen Prisley recognized for contribution to 2007 Nobel Peace Prize
Richard J. Bay to tackle faith at Perspective Gallery, June 6-July 21
Dan Inman receives distinguished alumnus award
Nowak named director of Center for Peace Studies and Violence Prevention
Kathy Hosig recognized for teaching excellence in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Katharine Knowlton recognized for teaching excellence in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Ansar Ahmed named head of Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology
Computer Science announces call for participation in the Green500 List
Barbara Ryder to head Department of Computer Science
Ten graduate students named 2008 ICTAS Doctoral Scholars
Corporate Research Center's Joe Meredith receives business leadership award
F. William Pierson named director of Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Gerard Toal honored with geography career award
Madagascar carnivores are focus of National Science Foundation-funded student research
Veterinary college recognizes service dog of the year
Architecture student designs an award-winning chair out of a shipping pallet
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences presents Wayne Purcell with Hall of Fame Award
X. J. Meng accorded Honorary Diplomate status in American College of Veterinary Microbiology
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences presents Lara Pappas with Outstanding Recent Alumna Award
Demand strong for a seat at Virginia Tech; Freshman class up 7 percent from previous year
University to host fourth annual Garden Gala on June 14
Memorial Center of Excellence for forestry opens in Nepal
University to host meeting of Virginia's Historically Black Colleges and Universities, join the Virginia-Nebraska Alliance
Spring weed control the subject of new podcast from Extension turf specialist
Pamplin College of Business students study in Asia, Africa, and Europe this summer
College of Engineering honors distinguished alumni
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute to expand cyberinfrastructure education and outreach project
Management professor receives General Motors/Sullivan award
Staff leadership award winners announced
Summer programs will educate, inform, and entertain thousands
Paul L. Knox receives Distinguished Scholarship Honors from the Association of American Geographers
Undergraduate courses offered for the first time at the Northern Virginia Center
Pat Artis named engineering college's distinguished alumnus
Chamber Singers perform at the Brooklyn Academy of Music for season closer
Summer Arts Festival 2008 celebrates 17 years of bringing the arts to Blacksburg
Institute for Society, Culture, and Environment announces 2008 Summer Scholars
Soil Judging Team captures second place at national competition
Elusive protein protects malaria parasite from heme
Yalana B. Bryant receives education advocate of the year award
Nicole Roisin Benincasa named 2008 winner of the A. Alan Baird Memorial Award
Scientists reveal evolutionary intricacies of Rickettsia pathogens
National Association of Black Accountants student organization to expand opportunities in second year
Marzouk, Waller named 2008 graduate man and woman of the year
Parettti wins Virginia Tech Engineering Sporn Award
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute graduate assistant awarded prestigious scholarship from College of Science
Virginia Cooperative Extension and Virginia Department of Education form educational partnership
Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science names associate director for research
James B. Jones will receive the university's most prestigious honor
Dairy Challenge Team returns from Wisconsin with gold award
Public administration graduate student named U.S. Presidential Management Fellow
Service-Learning Center director receives award
Thomas L. Foster named deputy police chief
English professors recognized with national awards
University will give its 2008 University Distinguished Achievement Award to Gene James
Intercollegiate athletic program fully certified by the NCAA
Undergraduate student awarded Fulbright Grant
American Electric Power Company manager to receive Pamplin College Distinguished Alumnus Award
Pratt and Whitney establishes engineering university partnership with Virginia Tech
Board of Visitors sets undergraduate, graduate tuition and fees for 2008-09
Hospitality industry veteran and Hampton Roads Center team up to present workshop on ensuring success
Engineering Dean's Awards for Excellence presented for 2007-08
Alumni Association announces Alumni Distinguished Service Awards
Kathy Lu receives national ceramic engineering award
University to celebrate Donning of the Kente honoring black student achievements
More than 5,000 graduates to be honored at Virginia Tech's 2009 spring commencement May 9
Kay Dunkley assumes directorship of Reynolds Homestead
Homecoming Board launches 2008 homecoming theme call for proposals
Board of Visitors names 2008-09 student representatives
Dining services, students work together to feed New River Valley's hungry
Researchers identify plant immunity suppressing pathogen virulence proteins
Students compete to design virtual student center
National Association of Education Procurement honors Virginia Tech with award of excellence
Veterinary Business Management Association presents program to aid future growth and stability of veterinary profession