October

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University engineers identify conditions that initiate erosion
Acclaimed artist of moving sculpture, Theo Jansen, to lecture
Community Design Assistance Center 20th anniversary celebration
One can from every fan: Twelfth Annual Hokies for the Hungry drive to be held in conjunction with Nov. 6 football game
New interns and residents join veterinary college
Professor spearheads documentary highlighting crumbling United States infrastructure
Service to celebrate the life of Dr. Zenobia Lawrence Hikes to be broadcast; other arrangements finalized
University names John Jackson director of web communications
Students' ingenuity world renowned for designs of ground to aerial robotics
Andy Sarjahani named sustainability coordinator for university's dining services
Sports Club teams work to help the hungry
Latest in classroom technologies will be explored Dec. 10-12 at the Hotel Roanoke
Professor works to inspire school children from his hometown
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors to meet Nov. 2-3
Letter from Provost McNamee to the university community
Multi-disciplinary university workshop aims to transform computing education
In Memoriam: Dr. Zenobia Lawrence Hikes
Theater critic to speak on Russian theater in the last two decades
Mid-Atlantic research networks collaborate to boost access
Profile of Todays College Student survey results released
University Chamber Music series presents Opera Roanoke's Das Lied von der Erde
Virginia Tech and Hollins University theatre departments join forces to present award-winning Doubt
University hosts annual CANstruction canned food drive
Veterinary school uses acupuncture as treatment for many animal ailments
University inventions to be featured at Mid-Atlantic Innovation Showcase
Toal to study secessionist regions in Eurasia; research critical to future of relations between United States and Russia
Parade in honor of Family Day to be held by the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets
2007 Veterinary Memorial Fund research grants awarded
Note from President Steger regarding budget reductions
Office of Economic Development to use $525,000 grant to bring better jobs to Southwest and Southside Virginia
VT Alerts notification now part of course registration process
Poet and corporate consultant speaks at Graduate School
University announces energy initiatives
Virginia Tech named Tree Campus USA site; Arbor Day Foundation, Toyota Celebrate with tree-planting event
Public forum and interactive website explore how the internet is changing politics
Veterinary college welcomes new faculty
Collegiate soil judging teams head to Virginia Tech to get their hands dirty
Rosary Lalik honored at retirement reception celebrating her 26-year career in the School of Education
Army ROTC cadets take first and third place at Army 10-miler in Washington D.C.
Veterinary Teaching Hospital introduces radioactive iodine therapy for feline hyperthyroidism
Partnering for a greener community, Virginia Tech, the Town of Blacksburg, and Sustainable Blacksburg present Sustainability Week 2008
Veterinary college's Zajac, Goodwin receive national honors
Virginia Tech Dairy Judging Team claims victory at World Dairy Expo
University celebrates Family Day Saturday, Oct. 25
Green invention wins IP-to-market competition
University launches nutritional intervention business
Post-test assessment indicates Virginia Tech's emergency notification systems performed well
Experience agriculture, natural resources at fourth-annual Agtoberfest, Oct. 18
Buffett book author and Forbes newsletter editor to give BB&T Lecture
University to host Alumni Gala to celebrate 35 years of Greek life
American Indian Heritage month celebration kicks off Oct. 15
Veterinary students to present community dog wash
Weather the ups and downs of financial markets with sound advice from Extension
Professor awarded grant to research ways to create resilient and sustainable electric power and communications infrastructures
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center provides expert information to History Channel for upcoming series
The University Chamber Music Series presents New Music from Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech hosts Society of Environmental Journalists conference Oct. 15-19
Tale of two musicians leads to partnership that spans polymers to bio-based materials
Invasive papaya pest discovered by Virginia Tech team in Asia
Andrea Moore honored with Veterinary Teaching Hospital 2008 Recognition Award
Renowned environmental justice authority shares his post-Katrina analysis Oct. 17
William Knocke receives 2008 Virginia Outstanding Civil Engineer Award
Band, poet to highlight gala at Virginia Tech
New River Valley linked to world's most advanced network
Tim Sutphin recognized as Virginia Farmer of the Year
Hodgson named associate dean of professional programs at veterinary college
Former veterinary college dean Peter Eyre is honored
NSF Fellow researches social networks to manage personal information
Guest artist Tim Ries to perform with the Virginia Tech Jazz Ensemble and Faculty Quartet
Dia de los Muertos: Images, Art, and Altar on display at Squires Student Center
Virginia Police Dog Association to hold 2008 fall workshop
Emergency responder horse handling training is a success
Center for Technology, Security, and Policy receives grant to fund study on smuggling in Black Sea region
Engineering alumnus John Sparks recognized for contributions
University engineers began the paradigm shift in the manufacturing of power electronics products
American Society of Mechanical Engineers -Virginia Tech scholarship presented to Justin Klein
U.S. Army flyover hosted by the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets Friday and Saturday
Renowned biomedical research scientist joins university as professor and fellow