August

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James C. Baker honored with emeritus status
Pamplin College of Business accounting professor receives national award
Jerry M. Williams honored with emeritus status
Norrine Bailey Spencer honored with emeritus status
Jack Dudley honored with emeritus status
College of Engineering's Barbara G. Ryder named Hal G. J. Byron Maupin Professor
Governor appoints three and reappoints one to Virginia Tech Board of Visitors
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Alliance of Virginia Tech announces opening of Innovative Resource Center
University to sponsor Wayne Robinson Principles of Community run/walk
Annual Crazy for the Hokies contest announced
Janaki R.R. Alavalapati named head of forestry department
University rises 12 places in National Science Foundation ranking based on 2007 research expenditures
New entrance opens with original doors; Changes at University Libraries
University names Sharon Kurek director of internal audit
School of Performing Arts and Cinema announces speaker series
New human resources policies, master of fine arts program among issues adopted by Board of Visitors
University establishes new Fralin Life Science Institute
Virginia Tech ranks among the top in undergraduate engineering and business programs
Researcher converts biodiesel byproduct into omega-3 fatty acids
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center names public relations coordinator
Certificate program in meeting and event planning to be offered spring 2009
Center for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching appoints director
VT KnowledgeWorks launches business acceleration center extension
Aerospace engineer earns Oak Ridge Associated Universities Ralph Powe Junior Faculty Award
Pamplin's first-year MBAs begin Quest orientation
Robin Panneton awarded Fulbright
Parade marking entrance of Class of 2012 into the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets planned
Large reservoir of mitochondrial DNA mutations identified in humans
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors to meet Aug. 24-25
College of Natural Resources to offer Forest Products Marketing Workshop
New Virginia Tech News Daily E-mail provides single, coordinated, and consistent process to distribute information to university employees
Biomedical foundation supports technology aimed at destroying cancer cells
Annual Hokie Spirit Picnic at Lane Stadium to kick off new year for students, faculty, and staff
College of Natural Resources to offer sales training for the forest products industry
College of Science names new associate dean
Institute for Advanced Learning and Research names new executive director
Multicultural Reunion to be held in Charlotte, N.C.
Citizen input sought on wood as an alternative energy source
University program in Bangladesh wins international award
Medieval Feast and Faire held by dining services garners national honors
Harrald, Jefferson join Center for Technology, Security, and Policy as research professors
Institute for Advanced Learning and Research receives grant to support opportunities in nanotechnology
Dining Services Job Fair offers a chance to apply, interview, and receive a decision all in one day
Bevlee Watford receives Women in Engineering ProActive Network's Founders Award
Innovative program to ease national business faculty shortage graduates first students
Alumnus Capt. Scott McKenzie named associate conductor of the United States Army Band