May

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Professor Emeritus Truman Capone awarded grand prize in international art exhibition
Four students receive Phi Beta Delta scholarships for study abroad
In memoriam: Hayward 'Woody' Farrar Jr., the Gloria D. Smith Professor of Africana Studies and associate professor of history
Summer scholars program sparks interdisciplinary research projects
Reduced tuition, diversity of courses, and unique programs entice a record number of students to enroll in summer sessions
Two National Capital Region professors receive grant to model dynamics of adult depression
Human Resources' launches 'closer than you think' campaign to increase diversity of workforce
James R. Bohland named interim vice president and executive director for National Capital Region Operations
University announces 2013 football helmet ratings; one more added to the 5 star mark
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors to meet June 2 and 3
Board of Visitors Rector Mike Quillen announces presidential search committee
Real estate degree program receives final approval from the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
Graduate student team prevails at national GeoLeague Challenge
High school biology students learn about the physics of flying by studying flight paths of animals and microbes
Club rugby team prepares for collegiate championship June 1-2
Rising stars and internationally recognized opera legends, coaches, and instrumentalists bring world-class performances to Blacksburg
Veterinary college seeks to alleviate plight of unwanted horse population
Conference in Indonesia highlights how biodiversity plays key role in sustainable agriculture programs
Sanjay Raman named associate vice president, National Capital Region
Veterinary Medicine Instruction Addition earns LEED Silver certification
Engineer secures award to detect vulnerabilities in concurrent software
Town-gown collaboration features art exhibit by Charlie Brouwer
Luke F. Lester named head of Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Students will use summer break to work on winning technological concepts that help deter human trafficking worldwide
Nicolin Girmes-Grieco garners Certificate of Teaching Excellence award
Michael Erskine named interim director of Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center
Interdisciplinary student teams present out-of-this-world textiles to NASA
College of Engineering names Mary Miller its 2013 Distinguished Alumna
Annual Garden Gala to be held June 8 at Hahn Horticulture Garden
WVTF Public Radio / RADIO IQ's Sandy Hausman receives three prestigious journalism awards
Architecture students present winning designs at Council of Educational Facility Planners Conference
Dean Sorensen lauded, portrait unveiled at retirement reception
Graduate profile: Life-altering injury set academic path in motion for graduating student
The HHMI-funded Scieneering program celebrates its first set of graduates
Graduate profile: Architecture student wants to use design to improve lives
Veterinary college’s Clayton Caswell receives travel award for early career scientists
William W. Walton named director of business operations and fiscal affairs for Graduate School
Blacksburg Transit celebrates 30 years of service
Introducing VTGemini, an emergency preparedness iOS mobile application for the Blacksburg campus  
Graduate profile: Reco Charity will be first in his family to graduate college
World-renowned insect geneticist to deliver lecture at Fralin Life Science Institute
University researchers find widespread but neglected disease as real health threat in Africa
Language and Culture Institute welcomes international Humphrey Fellows
2013-14 Student Government Association officers begin year of service
Winners announced in Virginia Tech Education Abroad photo contest
Pamplin alumni recall how their education has made a difference in their careers
Graduate profile: Finance Ph.D. student's research on tax evasion in Greece gets worldwide attention
Charles W. Steger will step down as Virginia Tech's 15th president
Next generation of senior leaders graduate from Executive Development Institute
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine marks 25 years of hospital accreditation
National Academic Advising Association recognizes two faculty members for outstanding advising
Virginia Tech designated a Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists
New workshop offered for beginning beekeepers
Scientists discover how Alzheimer's drugs sharpen the brain's performance
Graduation countdown: As students complete exams, preparations for 2013 spring commencement ceremonies are underway
Graduate profile: Valerie Hengemuhle to help students have meaningful experience abroad
Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech unveils inaugural performance season in new facility
Faculty, staff volunteer ushers work diligently to assist commencement visitors with disabilities
Graduate profile: Study abroad scholarship winner will return to France after graduation
College of Engineering inducts new academy members, honors outstanding young alumnus
Noel Chitwood to receive Pamplin College 2013 Distinguished Alumnus Award
Hokies on the Hill program extends civics lessons to Capitol Hill
Wayne Durham writes book on aircraft dynamics and control
Dairy science students place second in the dairy challenge competition
Graduate profile: Kareim Oliphant leads Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets to new heights
In memoriam: Kenneth Wade Williams, technical writer, Enterprise Systems
Electrical engineering student teams qualify for international competition
Two years after the earthquake: Japanese photography exhibition May 11–13
Work of two undergraduate students recognized at regional research symposium
Graduate profile: Victoria Heath combines international savvy with compassionate service
Tracy Wilkins named University Distinguished Achievement Award winner for 2013
Comparison of the biomechanical performances of old-fashioned leather and modern football helmets
Graduate profile: Student with global perspective to pursue master's degree in international education
Professor Dhruv Grewal to receive Graduate Alumni Achievement Award for 2013
Researchers find that some 'green' hot water systems fail to deliver on promises
General education curriculum revision proposal for undergraduate students available for the university community to review and provide feedback
White House to honor Virginia Tech Transportation Institute's Tom Dingus as 'Champion of Change'
Dining Services increases sustainability efforts
Graduate profile: Doctoral student researches word sounds and consumer behavior
10th Annual Progeny Film Festival to showcase student talent
For fourth consecutive year, Virginia Tech ranked among the 'greenest colleges' in nation
Alumni Distinguished Service Award winners named for 2013
In memoriam: John Howell, associate professor of music, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
Shelley Duke will receive Virginia Tech's highest honor
Graduate profile: Future is bright for senior who made unexpected discoveries, completed two degrees
Graduate profile: Engineering student led electric motorcycle team to compete with professional teams
Mahendra Singh receives honorary professorship at Indian Institute of Technology
4-H and FFA members compete in 2013 State Stockman's and 4-H Quiz Bowl contests
In memoriam: Dean Carter, professor emeritus of art and art history, College of Architecture and Urban Studies
National security expert Austin Yamada to address 2013 National Capital Region graduates
National Capital Region Commencement speakers (1981 to 2012)
Swiss science and technology counselor Christoph Ebell to deliver 2013 Graduate School Commencement address
Lavery Hall LEED Silver certified; sixth university facility endorsed by U.S. Green Building Council
Students recognized for their commitment to civic engagement
Team of faculty and students advances to final round in Casey Trees Foundation competition
Engineering students win aerial robotics competition
University researcher supports campaign to reduce construction falls
Virginia Tech President Charles W. Steger to give 2013 University Commencement address May 17
Susan Asselin recognized for exceptional leadership in access and inclusion
Annette Bailey honored with 'Mover & Shaker' award from Library Journal
Blacksburg campus buildings will soon have street addresses