February

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Ian Farrell named assistant vice president of development for colleges
College of Science freshman walks on to Hokies' hoops team
Students help children in Honduras
Conclave process to name pope shrouded in mystery
Eric Standley's cutting-edge artwork gains international following
Virginia Tech to host 22nd annual Civil War Weekend March 22 to 24
Future cruise control to have environmental, safety features
On-campus commencement lodging provides low-cost, convenient option for families of graduates
Department of Computer Science joins Pacesetters
University departments to begin relocation to new North End Center in March
University to offer project management courses online and in National Capital Region
Pamplin alumna and KPMG recruiter to give Wells Fargo Lecture
Early education has been scientifically proven to help close the achievement gap
Virginia Tech Magazine showcases the university's commitment to service, outreach, diversity
Veterinary college hires Dr. Julie Cecere as theriogenologist
Virginia Tech among three universities to receive grant to launch National Innovation Network Regional Node
New Virginia Biosciences Health Research Corporation to foster innovation and partnerships
Child Development Center for Learning and Research rocks accreditation charts
Students immersed in leadership training rub shoulders with top environmental policymakers
Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech names senior director of development
In memoriam: Robert Richardson, Virginia Tech alumnus and Nobel Laureate
Students win awards at the North Carolina A&T McNair Research Symposium
2013 3.2-Mile Run in Remembrance to be held Saturday, April 13, in Blacksburg
Leigh McCue-Weil honored with award from American Society of Naval Engineers
Virginia Tech hosts roundtable in partnership with Capital IIT to address energy challenges in U.S. and India
In memoriam: James Miller Wiggert, associate professor emeritus of civil engineering, College of Engineering
Christopher Barrett awarded prestigious professorship from Swedish university
Trumpet soloist Jason Crafton featured with the New River Valley Symphony
Gov. Bob McDonnell, Charles Steger to speak at annual Governor's Conference on Agriculture Trade
Veterinary college's X.J. Meng awarded nearly $2 million to study chronic hepatitis E
In memoriam: Brig. Gen. Earl C. Acuff, former Commandant of the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets
Pamplin diversity conference offers workshops and keynote address by alumnus Jerome Fowlkes
Virginia Tech to mark 2013 Day of Remembrance
Diversity program pairs faculty with high school students for science fair prep
Chris Fuller to be part of Boeing Distinguished Researcher and Scholar Seminar Series
Grant to expand graduate training in construction occupational safety and health
Mahmood Khan gives keynote at tourism conference on universal values and cultural diversity in the 21st century
Susan Neu named assistant director for special programs at Language and Culture Institute
Living learning community recognized with two awards
Carol Mullen to lead School of Education
Three finalists for vice president for Outreach and International Affairs selected for campus interviews
Gardner Campbell receives top innovator recognition by the Center for Digital Education
Student designed and built amphitheater named American-Architects Building of the Year 2012
Virginia Tech contracts with Australian university in effort to reduce U.S. construction injuries
Jonathan Boulter named associate director of patron services for the Center for the Arts
VT Engage announces new grant program
Prospective students jockey for positions at veterinary college in record numbers
Andy Norton receives Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators Early Career Award
Ensamble Quito 6 brings Ecuadorian music to Blacksburg
Janet Abbate explores history of female computer programmers; offers perspective on gender imbalances and future strategies
Virginia Tech receives multi-million dollar award to accelerate research using supercomputers
Pamplin Dean Richard E. Sorensen commended by Virginia General Assembly
'The Shape of Things' explores human relationships in a provocative way
Keith and Marie Zawistowski win national Design Build Award from the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture
Natural resources professor helps National Park Service improve interpretive programs
'SpongeBob Squarepants' storyboard director to discuss the art of animation at Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology lecture
Students may gain thousands of dollars in aid by meeting upcoming deadlines
More than 800 4-H youth to meet state lawmakers in Richmond
Virginia Tech announces search committee for dean of the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Fulbright Scholar Marcie Boucouvalas researches adult learning for societal development in Greece
Virginia Tech members of the National Academies
Virginia Bioinformatics Institute researchers study how 'villain' gut bacteria may help control diabetes
Jerry Luttrell elected to National Academy of Engineering
Gary C. Shapiro to lead human resources for the Division of Student Affairs
University named to The Princeton Review's list of Best Value Colleges for 2013
Eric McCollum's mindfulness meditation course offers unique focus
Donna Wardell named director of alumni relations for College of Science
School of Public and International Affairs introduces graduate certificate in Global Planning and International Development Studies
Extension launches Animal Health Network to deliver critical information to backyard farmers
Jeffrey H. Reed garners international award for work in wireless communications
Fralin vector-borne disease researchers to host symposium
Hospitality and tourism management expert Howard Feiertag honored with lifetime achievement awards
Thomas R. Fox named Society of American Foresters Fellow
Virginia Tech teams with CONSOL Energy on identifying coal seam carbon storage alternatives
Ge Wang and colleagues refute a study on 'racial bias' report in NIH research awards
Courses and conferences to address timber sales and theft, sustainable forests, and wildlife management
Fralin Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship students build lasting relationships with faculty
RecycleMania challenges Hokies to get in the game
University Libraries hosts interactive programs, movies, and more to mark Black History Month
Science students get new cell culture lab
Winter conferences on no-till conservation farming set for Feb. 12-15
Ralph Buehler's 'City Cycling' finds way to Parliamentary session to 'Get Britain Cycling'
Generational changes will have a big impact on natural resource jobs