February

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National Capital Region professor and National Building Museum curator conducts online video tour of Green Community
Virginia Tech's Bonnie Smith earns nation's top veterinary teaching award
UPS grant marks 13th year of support for engineering program, for a total $611,000
University announces preliminary schedule for April 16, 2009: A Day of Remembrance
College of Natural Resources and Extension offer one-day and online workshops for Virginia landowners
Doctoral candidate Robert Leaf receives graduate scholarship from Virginia Chapter of American Fisheries Society
In Memoriam: Derek Stimpert Myers, associate professor emeritus in College of Architecture and Urban Studies
Virginia Water Center provides online inventory of water-related bills in the 2009 Virginia General Assembly
New models question old assumptions about how many molecules it takes to control cell division
Search for dean of College of Natural Resources
College of Natural Resources' Joseph Scarpaci uses Fulbright to advance Chile's historical preservation
Sobral to step down as director of Virginia Bioinformatics Institute
Special issue of microbiology journal spotlights standardized language for describing microbes
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences appoints Rick Rudd as interim associate dean for Virginia Cooperative Extension
Andrea Christine Todd named Language and Culture Institute associate director
Create a safe play area for children at home and on the farm
Virginia Tech's Perspective Gallery exhibits Manierre Dawson: Engineer/Artist
Two alums return to veterinary college as faculty
Roanoke recruiting creative community planners from Virginia Tech and the New River Valley
Platelet rich plasma treatments now offered at equine medical center
Chemistry professor awarded prestigious Sloan grant
Lecture by Environmental Protection Agency director, film screening at Virginia Tech to focus on water sustainability
Memory of Hannah George helps Gracie serve others
University to host student leadership conference
Chief executive leadership award bestowed on Virginia Tech president
Ice Hockey Club Team to host Atlantic Coast Collegiate Hockey League tournament
Virginia Tech teams with Wright State, Air Force to design future aerospace vehicles
University leaders outline budget challenges
Engineers speed up technology transfer with innovative intellectual property process
In Memoriam: William E. Lavery, former president of Virginia Tech
University's Language and Culture Institute to open second program in National Capital Region
Veterinary college researchers work to protect people from deadly effects of nerve gases
Award-winning poet, professor Bob Hicok to read at Folger Library
Puget Sound Tech Universe map depicts results of professor's study on history of high tech companies in Seattle
Enzyme cocktail converts cellulosic materials, water into hydrogen fuel
Kirk Franklin to headline university's third annual gospel concert -- tickets selling fast
Saifur Rahman appointed to one-year term on advisory committee to review National Science Foundation investments
Certificate program in meeting and event planning to be offered spring 2009
Virginia Tech will not hold classes April 16, 2009
New River Valley Symphony, guest cellist David Feldman to perform in Burruss Auditorium
Alumnus Thomas Rondeau wins distinguished dissertation award
University engineers investigate energy independent monitoring system for bridges
Pamplin diversity conference to feature workshops
"Trestle at Pope Lick Creek" by Naomi Wallace, a Virginia Tech Department of Theatre Arts main stage production, opens Feb. 25
Jermaine Holmes to direct Student Athlete Academic Support Services
Virginia Tech establishes joint graduate program with Appalachian School of Law
O. Hayden Griffin receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching
Engineers move toward a better understanding of space weather conditions that affect our lives
Ted Oyama receives Alumni Award for Research Excellence
Thomas Walker receives XCaliber Award
Virginia Tech research expenditures grow
Associate professor to provide asset management training to water supervisors
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets to host leadership conference and military ball
Scott Gartner art exhibit at the Armory Gallery
Loke T. Kok named interim dean of College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
University rises on Peace Corps annual rankings
University sets record in sending two mining engineering teams to competition finals
AstraZeneca licenses novel antidepressant compounds discovered by Mayo Clinic, Virginia Tech collaboration
School of Architecture + Design faculty, students only U.S. university team invited to Cologne furniture fair
New coal dewatering technology turns sludge to powder
Alumni Association names assistant director of alumni relations
University to host evening of spirituals featuring the Fisk Jubilee Singers and Aeolians
April 16 archive of documents made available to public
Alumni Association, College of Natural Resources name assistant director of alumni relations
Louis W. Sullivan to deliver keynote address for second annual Black Constituency Conference
College of Architecture and Urban Studies hosts diversity photo competition
Nationally acclaimed science writer to kick off inaugural writer-in-residence program
2009 Winter Forage Conference to teach horse owners about forage and grazing management
University hosts symposium to forge agenda for financial regulatory reform; transparency cited as major challenge
Four multidisciplinary student teams present fruits of design workshop with Kansas City architecture, industrial design firm Monday, Feb. 9
Internationally recognized equine expert authors comprehensive book on equine colic
Civil and environmental engineering faculty members to serve as principal investigators on bridge project
Landmark Media Enterprises executive vice president to give Wachovia Lecture
President of Technische Universitat Darmstadt visits Virginia Tech, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute
2009 Summer Session Grant Program awards announced
Virginia Tech, Virginia Farm Bureau Federation announce international trade workshop
Author of newly released Bicycles, Nikki Giovanni gives tips on writing a love poem
Poetry prize for undergraduates deadline announced
Demand for campus housing increases among returning students
Pamplin College dean elected chair of Plastic Packaging board
Virginia Tech graduate school seeks nominations for Distinguished Alumni Award