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University's fisheries training center vital for the nation's marine agencies
Boeing Company gives again to engineering design team endowment
University sponsors Collaborating for Student Success: The Inclusive School Conference
Leadership changes in National Capital Region's Natural Resources program
University to test emergency notification system Oct. 8
Virginia Tech launches university YouTube contest
National Science Foundation awards $1,000,000 to develop an artificial market for dynamic spectrum sharing in wireless networks
YouTube researcher presents future of technology in education at Virginia Tech
Diary written by Virginia Tech's first president now part of University Libraries
Specialized eye care for horses available at Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center
University releases educational video to improve student-town relations
Winners announced in seventh annual Home Sweet Home recipe contest
Researchers raise uncomfortable questions by showing how GPS navigation devices can be duped
Key protein molecule linked to diverse human chronic inflammatory diseases
University researcher confirms stress associated with assisting older parents
Extension encourages firewise landscaping practices to prevent home and property fires
ChoicePoint gift to support Pamplin College of Business internships
Virginia Tech ranked among top universities in agricultural and natural resource research
School of Performing Arts and Cinema announces speaker series events
Prominent infectious diseases expert to open Virginia Tech deans' forum
University enhances emergency notification system; electronic message boards now installed in all general assignment classrooms
Researchers invent world's smallest antenna for ultra-wideband communications
Hokie Traditions Homecoming Spirit Rally to be held Oct. 3 at Cassell Coliseum
Virginia Tech, Rainbow Riders Childcare Center partner to address child care shortage in New River Valley
Manuel Perez-Quinones appointed leader of Virginia Tech's graduate school diversity initiative
Virginia Tech Department of Theatre Arts 2008-09 season opens with A Skull in Connemara
University dining centers bursting at the seams
Equine medical center's horse ambulance provides important services at Virginia equine events
WIRED NEXTFest invites Virginia Tech architecture students, professor to create archway entrance to the festival
Recreational Sports hosts University Bookstore Homecoming 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Fun Run
Information for student voters
Space@VT: An emotional tie, and three strikes of lightning later
Virginia Tech part of $14 million National Science Foundation nanotechnology grant
Ice hockey club team starts season with Pink in the Rink benefit game in Roanoke
Splinter the Supercar comes to Virginia Tech for Wood Week 2008
Virginia Tech Research magazine features environmental research
Industrial design professor wins Design Educator Award for sustainable design
Jefferson and Harrald awarded FEMA grant to study New Madrid Seismic Zone
Former ambassador joins the faculty of Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Active Commute Celebration promotes sustainable transportation
Marie C. Paretti earns National Science Foundation CAREER award for investigating capstone experiences
Hispanic-Latino Heritage Month kicks off Sept. 14
Carbon molecule with a charge could be tomorrow's semiconductor
Three School of Visual Arts students create award-winning short animated films
University Chamber Music series opens with flute, cello, and piano trios
Wireless technologies used today are based on decades of work at Virginia Tech
Record number of engineering companies want to participate in Engineering Expo
Finance alumnus and Qatalyst partner to give Wachovia Distinguished Lecture
Barbara Ryder elected Association of Computing Machinery's secretary-treasurer and Presidential Award recipient
Board of visitors committee to hold planning retreat
Military aircraft flyover scheduled for upcoming Virginia Tech football game
University creates new Center for Student Engagement and Community Partnerships, names founding director
Wood Week 2008 begins Sept. 15
Innate immune system targets asthma-linked fungus for destruction
Nakhiah Goulbourne earns National Science Foundation CAREER award to research heart stent sensors
Extension encourages parents to take a stand against bullying
Sold-out Business Horizons career fair attracts 160 employers
University launches ThisIsTheFuture.com
Undergraduate creates a research journal
Extension has hurricane preparedness resources
Dow Water Solutions launches partnership with Virginia Tech, University of Texas at Austin
Students begin innovative interdisciplinary Ph.D. program
Kostas Triantis named Ralph H. Bogle Professor Fellow of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Multi-university, interdisciplinary engineering ethics curriculum developed
Architecture professor's grant will enable virtual work with building design and structure
University's police department honored with teamwork award
College of Architecture and Urban Studies names new director for the School of Public and International Affairs
Maury Nussbaum named Hal G. Prillaman Professor Fellow of Engineering and Operations Research
Natural Resources Dean Kelly announces his retirement
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences recognizes Swiger Award recipients
Psychology professor named to national sub-committee on community health in disasters
University to hold Fourth Annual Multicultural Luncheon
In Memoriam: William E. Skelton, former dean and loyal university friend