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Five programs receive research instrumentation awards from defense agencies
Vice President and Dean of Graduate Education Karen DePauw honored as distinguished alumni
University announces gift of Fowler-Giovanni fund
Martial arts club hosts grand master, holds rank tests
Pamplin diversity case competition examines campus climate for underrepresented students
Humphrey Fellows visit Virginia Tech, learn English language, Blacksburg culture
Virginia Tech Union announces 2010-11 programming council
College of Natural Resources student takes first place in undergraduate writing contest
Virginia Tech welcomes incoming students to Hokie Nation with engaging summer experience
New River Valley Symphony to perform spring concert at Virginia Tech
College of Engineering alumna wins industry honor for dissertation
Virginia Tech Rescue Squad expands public access AED system, encourages departments to invest in AEDs
Three university safety programs expanded to encourage faculty, staff participation
Student training opportunities offered in pioneering field of scientific publication ethics
Soil Judging Team wins 2010 American Society of Agronomy National Soil Judging Contest
Two departments to merge to form Office of Campus Planning, Space, and Real Estate
Students contribute to whole-farm agroforestry planning in Catawba and North Fork valleys
Virginia Tech professor tests physics strategy as solution for antibiotic resistance
Guggenheim fellowship supports research on ancient life, climate by Virginia Tech scientist
New Virginia Tech website educates university community regarding campus safety issues
The Steger prize for poetry awarded to undergraduate student Laura Nye
High-performance computing reveals missing genes
Audrey McElroy recognized for teaching excellence in Virginia Tech's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Gobblerfest 2010 planned for Aug. 27
Judith Wubah named director of pre-health advising at Career Services at Virginia Tech
Pre-health advising program at Virginia Tech expands services; moves offices
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors sets tuition and fees for 2010-11
Virginia Tech, YMCA wind and solar project gets off the ground in time for Earth Day
Graduate School is top fundraiser of university's Relay For Life 2010
Environmental sciences and engineering expert to speak at Virginia Tech
Daniel Hindman named to Rural Builder Hall of Fame
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets Change of Command Parade to be held May 1
Collegiate Times staff wins 23 Virginia Press Association awards
Undergraduate student receives prestigious Goldwater Scholarship
John McDowell recognized for teaching excellence in Virginia Tech's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
University students help town of Floyd reinvent itself
Children at Kids' Tech University learn why humans cannot walk on water
Gregory Evanylo receives Rufus Chaney Award from United States Composting Council
Virginia Tech signs memorandum of understanding with university in Ireland
New York Times journalist receives Pulitzer Prize for story highlighting Virginia Tech Transportation Institute research
College of Engineering Professor Liu receives honor from Tufts University
University offers new online graduate certificate in nonprofit and nongovernmental organization management
Virginia Tech Solar House journeys to Madrid, Spain, for Solar Decathlon Europe
Favorite Faculty Awards receive increased response from students
College of Science undergraduate honors student Brittany Gianetti awarded Goldwater Scholarship
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors Executive Committee to hold meeting Friday, April 23
Board of Visitors names 2010-11 student representatives
New patented technology for improving cardiac CTs receives National Institutes of Health support
Virginia Tech-led research team obtains genome sequence of bacterium isolated from a plant at Hahn Horticulture Garden
'U.S. News and World Report': Virginia Tech's College of Engineering cracks Top 25 Best Graduate Schools
Bucharest street to be named in honor of Romanian-American Virginia Tech Professor Liviu Librescu
Frank Gwazdauskas recognized for teaching excellence in Virginia Tech's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Appalachian Studies Program celebrates 25 years
Dashboard Confessional to perform at Virginia Tech
University's laptop orchestra performs at home, on the road, and with children
WVTF-Public Radio / RADIO IQ receives six regional Edward R. Murrow Awards
Eric McCollum integrates mindfulness meditation in Marriage and Family Therapy curriculum; research corroborates effectiveness
Wildlife veterinarian named Virginia Tech College of Science Outstanding Doctoral Student
Landscape architecture students help redesign church courtyard in Richmond, courtyard to be dedicated April 18
Students, Blacksburg merchants team up for April 24 tailgate to raise money for Haiti
Academic and inspirational events planned for Virginia Tech's 2010 Day of Remembrance
Christopher Peters wins 2010 Reference Service Press Award
School of Performing Arts and Cinema to sponsor seventh annual weeklong celebration of regional arts
College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences announces Outstanding Graduating Senior award recipient
College of Science announces Outstanding Graduating Senior award recipient
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine announces Outstanding Graduating Student award recipient
Residential Property Management Program celebrates 25th anniversary at Virginia Tech
Art project that stresses community connections is one of many campus events during university's Day of Remembrance
In memoriam: Zachary Eckhart, Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets Class of 2007
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences announces Outstanding Graduating Senior award recipient
College of Engineering's Torgersen Award winners announced
Virginia Tech Alumni Association to welcome alumni for fall reunions
Corps of cadets Caldwell March to complete training year for cadets
College of Engineering announces Outstanding Graduating Senior award recipient
Educator, consultant Steve Gladis to speak at 2010 National Capital Region commencement
Veterinary college to offer free eye exams for service dogs May 6
College of Architecture and Urban Studies announces Outstanding Graduating Senior award recipient
Computer science students win grand prize for 3-D competition
April 16 Memorial Bench dedication scheduled for April 15
Fred D'Aguiar reappointed as the Gloria D. Smith Professor of Africana Studies at Virginia Tech
Michael Lang, creator of Woodstock, to speak at Virginia Tech April 14
Department of Theatre and Cinema to perform Thornton Wilder's 'Our Town'
College of Natural Resources announces Outstanding Graduating Senior award recipient
Pamplin College of Business announces Outstanding Graduating Senior award recipient
Graduate School names man, woman of the year
Virginia Tech Union to bring guitarist Dominic Gaudious to Virginia Tech for night of music
Theme housing offers engaging living options tailored to student interests
Sigma Xi, Office for Research support student research projects
Engineering alumna uses engineering background to open Mountain View Humane
New Virginia Tech research center will help students, faculty partner with intelligence agencies
Gender, Bodies, and Technology conference garners international participation
Letter from Senior Vice President and Provost Mark McNamee to the university community regarding 2010 Day of Remembrance
Mining engineering students win third National Mine Design Competition
Kathryn Albright realizes aspiration for Blacksburg Farmers Market
Global Dialogue to explore ways of transforming communities
Haitian ambassador Raymond Joseph to visit Virginia Tech April 15 and 16
Student-published research journal focuses on liberal arts and human sciences
Career Services offers new approach to practice interviews
Sherry J. Fontaine named associate dean, director of Northern Virginia Center
Schiffert Health Center receives accreditation from Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care
Blacksburg Police investigate April 5 robbery
'Lighting a match in a tornado' is one of multiple feats for propulsion center
Distinguished Civil War historian to present final lecture in series for Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech
Swiss entrepreneur to deliver keynote address at 2010 Graduate Commencement ceremony
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute graduate research assistant named 2010 Outstanding Interdisciplinary Doctoral Student
Virginia Tech Alumni Association, Office of the President to host 11th Annual Student Recognition Banquet
James H. Hatch to receive Pamplin College 2010 Distinguished Alumnus Award
Center for Injury Biomechanics announces $3 million award
Virginia Tech music faculty to perform in University Chamber Music concert: Romanticism Revisited
Walid Thabet named William E. Jamerson Professor of Building Construction
2010 Homecoming theme contest has begun
Cancer therapy using unique imaging and delivery system is focus of National Science Foundation CAREER Award
Gregory Troy reappointed as the Dr. and Mrs. Dorsey Taylor Mahin Professor
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets' Regimental Band to participate in Cherry Blossom Festival
Virginia Tech's Big Event slated for April 17
University, Town of Blacksburg partner on FutureForward Blacksburg project
Extension, College of Natural Resources offer online course for Virginia landowners
J.W. Grant named first Kevin P. Granata Faculty Fellow
David Panciera named Anne Hunter Professor of Veterinary Medicine
Michael Leib reappointed as the C. R. Roberts Professor of Clinical Veterinary Medicine
Martin Furr reappointed as the Adelaide C. Riggs Chair in Equine Medicine
Undergraduate student Caleb Fleming wins Scripps Howard collegiate reporting prize
International Week to begin with 51st annual street fair