May

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Edward Spencer receives first Zenobia Lawrence Hikes leadership award
College of Natural Resources' department renamed Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation
WVTF Radio budget review by Virginia Tech Foundation
Robin Panneton named university's SACS coordinator effective July 1
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center to host open house
Glass-based seal for solid oxide fuel cells could help bring this efficient energy technology to market
Chemical engineering professor receives Society of Plastics Engineer's highest award
In memoriam: Sean Logan, senior, College of Engineering
Students make own biodiesel derived from waste vegetable oil to fuel vehicles
Mary Ann Lewis named director of first year experiences at Virginia Tech
2009 Friends of Virginia Cooperative Extension honored at annual meeting
Virginia Tech team for U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon to exhibit progress at Taubman Museum of Art, June 12-Aug. 23
Hahn Horticulture Garden to 'roll out the red carpet' for the fifth annual Garden Gala on June 13
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors to meet May 31-June 1
Excellent student research rewarded with travel support
Virginia Tech selected as one of two U.S. universities invited to compete in Solar Decathlon Europe in 2010
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center restructuring to capitalize on new operating environment
College of Natural Resources and Extension offer online course for Virginia landowners
Joseph L. Scarpaci honored with emeritus status
Virginia Law Enforcement K-9 Memorial to be dedicated on Virginia Tech campus
Hazard and disaster experts Yang Zhang, Patrick S. Roberts named 2009-10 Next Generation Fellows
Veterinary Teaching Hospital to launch small animal outpatient imaging service
Professor creates three American Mountain South-related diversity websites as resources for teachers
Robert E. James recognized for teaching excellence in College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Land Development Design Initiative receives national recognition
Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program, Extension workshop planned for woodlot owners of one to 10 acres
Margarita McGrath designs space-saving devices for 540-square-foot apartment
Cynthia Denbow recognized for teaching excellence in College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Architecture student Meredith Baber wins Kohn Pedersen Fox Traveling Fellowship
Summer programs will educate, inform, and entertain thousands
Paul Knox and Heike Mayer's book on small town sustainability published
College of Engineering inducts new academy members
Graduate Life Center Plaza and Amphitheatre pavers available
Extension helps aging farmers transition the family business
Wood science professor honored by international academy
Alumnus Joseph DeSimone receives alumni achievement award
Art McKinney named Distinguished Engineering Alumnus for 2009
Furniture-designing students and professors invited to participate in the International Contemporary Furniture Fair May 19-22 in New York
Henry Long to receive 2009 University Distinguished Achievement Award
Professor, author of consumer book on genetic testing featured on public radio
Student engineering team to compete in Smart Radio Challenge
Veterinary college names associate department heads
Alumni Distinguished Service Awards announced for 2009
Search committee announces final candidates for dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Harvard Medical School professor to give lecture on bacterial toxins at Virginia Bioinformatics Institute
College of Natural Resources graduate student receives two national research awards
School of Performing Arts and Cinema, Town of Blacksburg present Summer Arts Festival 2009
Gene Fife receives university's highest award
Virginia Tech, Wake Forest University collaboration generates a systems biology map of iron metabolism
Wildlife options for landowners short course to be held in June
Robotics and Mechanisms Laboratory develops a low cost, dexterous robotic hand operated by compressed air
More than 5,200 graduates to be honored at Virginia Tech's spring commencement May 15
University's award-winning Engagement Academy for University Leaders to be held in June
Restoring Appalachian woodlands workshop planned for May 22
Marching Virginians team with Town of Blacksburg, Community Housing Partners to build house in honor of Ryan Clark
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center dedicates new barn
Virginia Tech Union donates stuffed animals to NRV Cares
College of Engineering graduate student wins National Science Foundation research fellow
Mitzi Vernon received Edward S. Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
Ellington Graves received Edward S. Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
George Hagerman recognized for service to U.S. Department of Interior's Minerals Management Service
University wins highly competitive planning grant to develop partnership with universities in Africa
Thomas Walker received Edward S. Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
2009 Women in Agriculture Conference to bring fresh ideas for Virginia agriculture
Virginia Cooperative Extension launches well-owner education program
Bevlee Watford honored as distinguished alumna
College of Natural Resources student named as National Science Foundation Fellow
University virologist developing more potent vaccine technology with applicability to many viruses
Daniel Goleman's Ecological Intelligence selected for Common Book Project
Citizens conference for restoring urban streams to be held in June
Kids' Tech University semester closes with a look at life on Mars
Urban planning, architecture, landscape architecture projects underway for Roanoke
Assistant director of intramural sports and technology recognized for innovative contributions
College of Natural Resources students take top spots in undergraduate outdoor writing contest
National Science Foundation awards fellowship to graduate student in College of Science
Online Master of Science in Life Sciences program with an option in Health Product Risk Management launched
Graduate students launch Public Knowledge, a new scholarly journal
West End Market chef Mark Bratton takes Virginia Tech's award-winning dining program on the road for second year in a row
Now available: New e-biz guidebook by Pamplin College of Business students
Virginia Institute for Performance Engineering and Research attracts celebrity rocker's Green Car Team
Donning of the Kente ceremony celebrates student achievements at graduation
University to celebrate the Fifth Annual Hispanic Latino Achievement Ceremony
Greg Adel to head Mining and Minerals Engineering Department
Lavender commencement ceremony slated to honor LGBT graduates