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Shannon Jarrott receives 2013 Alumni Award for Outreach Excellence
Lisa Tucker receives 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching
Virginia Cooperative Extension agents receive 2013 Alumni Award for Outreach Excellence (team achievement)
Elaine Matuszek receives 2013 Provost Award for Excellence in Advising
Marlene Preston receives 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching
Jeffrey Walters receives 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in Research
Joseph Pitt receives 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in Research
Glenn Bugh honored with 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in International Education
Russell Green receives 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in International Research
Kathleen Alexander receives 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in International Outreach
TEDxVirginiaTech 2013 seeking speakers for second annual event
Donning of the Kente ceremony to be held May 16
Highty-Tighty ensembles to perform this week
Anthony T. ‘Terry’ Cobb receives 2013 William E. Wine Award
Engineering doctoral student to compete on Discovery Channel's 'Big Brain Theory'
Joseph Merola receives 2013 William E. Wine Award
Daniel Thorp receives 2013 William E. Wine Award
Graduate Teaching Scholar Program moves into second year with a new class of students
Susan Stewart receives 2013 Staff Career Achievement Award
Philip Spellerberg receives 2013 Staff Career Achievement Award
Darrell Sheppard receives 2013 Staff Career Achievement Award
Four to receive Illuminator Awards
Terry Lawrence receives 2013 Staff Career Achievement Award
Corps of Cadets Change of Command Parade to be held May 4
Linda Bland receives 2013 Staff Career Achievement Award
Board of visitors sets tuition and fees for 2013-14
Diane Walker-Green receives 2013 President's Award for Excellence
Study shows human-wildlife microbe exchange and multidrug resistance in wildlife in protected areas in Africa
Emergency response training to be offered this spring and summer to faculty, staff, and students
Kelly Woodward receives 2013 President's Award for Excellence
Alex Parrish receives 2013 President's Award for Excellence
Leisa Osborne receives 2013 President's Award for Excellence
Graduate School diversity scholars seek to create inclusive community
Virginia Tech Magazine highlights residential colleges, innovative STEM programming, land-grant excellence
Dianne Bourne receives 2013 President's Award for Excellence
Cicada 'invasion' bugs some, excites others
College of Engineering, College of Science to host the Virginia Science Olympiad
Undergraduate research symposium focuses on global and local diversity issues
John E. Taylor receives 2013 XCaliber Award
Three-person interdisciplinary team receives 2013 XCaliber Award
Scientists image nanoparticles in action
Doug Holmes earns outstanding educator award
Kee Jeong Kim receives 2013 Sporn Award for Excellence in Teaching Introductory Subjects
Shelli Fowler receives 2013 Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
Research uses mirrors to make solar energy cost competitive
National Center for IT honors teacher, students for strides in computer science
Susanna Rinehart receives 2013 Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
Sustainability program wins Governor's Environmental Excellence Award
Andrew Becker receives 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising
Alan Abrahams receives 2013 Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
Subhash Sarin honored with 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising
ICAT Day showcases research generated by the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology
Virginia Tech announces the naming of the W.A. and Mae Street Olympic Sports Complex
Nikki Giovanni announces Steger Poetry Prize winners
Virginia Tech Alumni Association to host photography weekend
Jennifer Gagnon receives 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension
Bireswar Laha and Min Li awarded prestigious IBM fellowship
Golab stops in Blacksburg, Kids Tech University to host family science program April 27
Trailblazing environmental sciences major celebrates milestone
Veterinary college's Zenithson Ng helps people through helping pets
Virginia Tech names the performance hall within its new Center for the Arts
Tom Sanchez to collaborate with Ohio State professor on massive open online course
Registration open for Inside Architecture + Design summer program for high school students
Virginia Tech receives second silver rating in national sustainability program
Christina Williams named 2013 Outstanding Graduating Senior in College of Engineering
New book explores evidence for stress-induced gene mutation
Dining Services cooks up a great camp experience
Shasta R. Sowers named 2013 Outstanding Graduating Senior in College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
New Extension e-books on groundcovers, boxwoods, and food storage guidelines are now available
Sonia Hirt named interim associate dean for academic affairs in College of Architecture and Urban Studies
Student athletic trainers keep Hokie athletes moving
Students awarded prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships
Virginia Tech marks Earth Week 2013 April 22 to 26
College of Natural Resources and Environment presents alumni achievement awards
Virginia Tech's sycamore is still standing by way of its clone, and the DNA is in it
11th annual Undergraduate Research Conference to be held April 19
Works by Professor Emeritus Truman Capone included in art exhibition in Florence, Italy
Elizabeth H. Skinker named 2013 Outstanding Graduating Senior in College of Architecture and Urban Studies
Students develop skills and build relationships through summer undergraduate research programs
University Honors student Julia Button awarded prestigious Goldwater Scholarship
Sarah M. Pelham named 2013 Outstanding Graduating Senior in College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
Award-winning farrier blends art, science in equine hoof care at veterinary college
Renowned choreographer Bebe Miller to give public talk, performance of her latest work, 'A History'
Research team creates potential food source from non-food plants
Day or night, driving while tired a leading cause of accidents
Legal scholar to discuss federal debt and the Constitution in BB&T Distinguished Lecture Series
Student selected to present research to political leaders at the Council on Undergraduate Research’s Posters on the Hill event
Grace E. Mulholland named 2013 Outstanding Graduating Senior in College of Science
Christopher Zobel named R.B. Pamplin Professor of Business Information Technology
One of a kind: Glassblower's work keeps research moving
Greg Jenkins named Curling Faculty Fellow in Accounting and Information Systems
William M. Jones named 2013 Outstanding Graduating Senior in Pamplin College of Business
Karen DeBord continues career in Extension with new position
National award recognizes Virginia Tech among the leaders in alcohol abuse prevention
Presidential Global Scholars reflect on first half of education abroad learning experience
Board of visitors to hold special meeting April 28 to discuss 2013-14 tuition and fees
Relay For Life on track to raise record donations
John Burns named Fellow of Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Daniel B. Goff named 2013 Outstanding Graduating Senior in College of Natural Resources and Environment
Graduate student award-winning research documents road surfaces that quiet tire noise
Janine Hiller named Richard E. Sorensen Professor of Finance
Researchers find Salmonella to be more resilient than originally thought
Rachel Baum named 2013 Outstanding Graduating Student in the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Expert in aging to discuss ways elderly stay sharp for 35th anniversary of Center of Gerontology
Class of 2016 to complete Caldwell March as first-year training concludes for cadets
The subtle hallmarks of psychiatric illness can reveal themselves even remotely
Undergraduate student represents university as its first Presidential Fellow
Shernita Lee and Ryan C. Smith named 2013 Graduate Woman and Man of the Year
School of Performing Arts and Cinema to present light-hearted comedy 'Relatively Speaking'
Honors residential college students expand service-learning efforts to Giles County classrooms
Corps of Cadets to hold 'An Amazing Dash Through the Past' April 16
Nicholas Onopa and Darya Nesterova selected 2013 Undergraduate Man, Woman of the Year
Deborah Cook named Verizon Professor in Business Information Technology
Paul Knox, Theodore Koebel recognized with Urban Affairs Association Honor Roll Award
Virginia Tech study finds virus promising for prostate cancer treatment
Poetry in Medicine student competition winners will read at celebration
George E. Russell, Winston and Marilyn Samuels named to College of Agriculture and Life Sciences 2013 Hall of Fame
First house in Oak Lane Phase IV opens as Sigma Phi Epsilon chapter
Interior design graduate student wins $10,000 design competition
University awarded $1.59 million to pursue agricultural research in developing countries
Virginia Tech Symphonic Wind Ensemble to make Carnegie Hall debut
John Brozovsky appointed Wayne E. Leininger Senior Faculty Fellow
Virginia Tech recognized as a top performer in Governor's Preparedness Certification Program
Weather Advisory: Virginia Tech has closed, effective 4 p.m. Thursday, April 4
'Dinosaur Petting Zoo' and high-tech scavenger hunt help kids learn about prehistoric creatures
John L. Koontz receives College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Outstanding Recent Alumni Award
Breakthrough in hydrogen fuel production could revolutionize alternative energy market
University sponsors symposium offering inside look at new developments in embedded security
Natural resources students take home prizes in undergraduate writing contest
Video: Students visit Nepal to examine intersection of culture and agriculture
Collaborations forged to create innovative solutions to children's health issues
Virginia Tech researchers unveil large robotic jellyfish that one day could patrol oceans
Robert M. Brown named Curling Professor of Accounting and Information Systems
Colorado Quartet returns to Blacksburg for two concerts
Virginia Tech partners on education effort with U.S. Navy research division Carderock
Powerful, superconducting magnet aids veterinary clinicians and students
Hanif Sherali honored with emeritus status
Guru Ghosh named vice president for Outreach and International Affairs
Graduate School names outstanding master's, doctoral degree students for each college
'Gobbler Nights' offers late-night fun for students
Graduate School names 2013 student honorees in teaching, service
Board of visitors names Erica Wood and Nick Warrington 2013-14 student representatives
France Belanger named R.B. Pamplin Professor of Accounting and Information Systems
New study explores role of social responsibility in drug development
John T. Novak honored with emeritus status