October

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An engineer's focus on fixing the nation's infrastructure gains momentum
2014 Virginia Winter Forage Conferences to focus on role of healthy soil in ruminant production
University statement on decision by the Supreme Court of Virginia
Jaan Holt, Henry Hollander receive American Institute of Architects Northern Virginia Chapter Award
New York Times best-selling author Conor Grennan to speak at the university about his memoir, 'Little Princes,' the university's Common Book
Support your community by donating to help neighbors, colleagues, friends in need
The Center for the Arts offers theatrics, passion, diversity, and engagement with Ballet Hispanico
Cadet to travel with football team to highlight the colors at Boston College game
Undergraduate researchers study the complexity of community ecology
Fitness programs and healthy dining make Virginia Tech the fittest campus in America
Courtney Beamon receives College of Engineering's Distinguished Service Award
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets alumnus named Duke game Hokie Hero
Thomas R. Fox receives Society of American Forester's Barrington Moore Award
Researchers publish study on jellyfish movement that will improve bio-inspired robotic designs for Navy
Nanomaterials inventory improved to help consumers, scientists track products
Clarinetist Javier Vinasco reinterprets Latin American music
Virginia Tech Transportation Institute opens doors, Virginia Smart Road for 25th anniversary celebration
Cinematic techniques merge with Web-based storytelling in 'Hollow: An Interactive Video'
James McClure honored by National Science Foundation program for supercomputing work
Corps of Cadets and Veterans@VT to commemorate Veterans Day
Virginia Tech cadet advocates to end violence against women
Virginia Tech partners in study with Arlington Food Assistance Center
Political science program ranked high for return on investment to undergraduate students
First-year cadets selected to receive the flags at Duke game
Center for the Arts' opening week culminates with performance by conductorless ensemble Sphinx Virtuosi and Community Open House
Presidential Search Committee to meet Oct. 29
University works to build high-performance construction education program for industry professionals
Gaye Adegbalola and The Wild Rutz headlines Gay in Appalachia celebration
Renowned artist Patricia Buckley Moss recognized for philanthropy to Virginia Tech
University Libraries faculty open access to research
Veterinary scientists track the origin of a deadly emerging pig virus in the United States
Lin Jones named 2013 Virginia Farmer of the Year
Researchers meet in Morocco to focus on group violence and interventions
University opens registration for first-ever winter session
Award-winning author Shane Harris to lecture at graduate student Praxis in Alexandria
Science and creativity collide in exhibit showcasing 'Hallmarks of Cancer' through student projects
Panel discussion to explore end-of-life issues
Burruss Auditorium will fill with sounds of eighth annual Band-A-Rama Benefit Spectacular
New survey ranks Virginia Tech among top schools in alumni loyalty, enthusiasm, and success
University to test outdoor public address system on Wednesday, Oct. 23
Robert P. Stephens named associate dean for College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
Lynchburg Grows and Virginia Cooperative Extension celebrate Urban Agriculture Month in Virginia
University Commencement ceremony to begin earlier in the day starting in 2014
Social media workshops to help students develop their digital identity
Spheres magazine showcases College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences alumni
Virginia Tech to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Skipper, the Corps of Cadets cannon
Virginia Tech sweeps awards at World Dairy Competition
Sustainable Hokies: Water bottle refilling stations aim to reduce use of disposable water bottles
Jennifer Sparrow wins EDUCAUSE Rising Star Award
Great SouthEast ShakeOut on Oct. 17 encourages earthquake preparedness
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and World Food Day share mission to combat world hunger
Technology initiatives enhance campus safety
Sustainable Hokies: New energy efficient lights in Hillcrest Hall to pay for themselves in seven years
Tech-or-Treat offers Halloween-themed activities infusing science, technology, engineering and math
Sustainable Hokies: Showerhead switch in residence halls to save 23 million gallons of water annually
Alumna Nancy Prichard to lead advancement council for the School of Visual Arts
Mark Helms named interim associate vice president and chief facilities officer
Historic World War II flyover hosted by the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets for Duke game
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets alumnus named Pittsburgh game Hokie Hero
Two Virginia gubernatorial candidates hold final debate on campus Oct. 24
Virginia Tech partners with Smithsonian to discover deeper link between soil microbes and plants
Nobel laureate talks about innovation in modern research world before capacity Burruss audience
Former Canadian Brass member Jeff Nelsen to perform Oct. 21
Virginia Tech gets its first solar-powered bus shelter
"Two Trees" opens Oct. 25 at Armory Art Gallery, features artists Rona Pondick, Jennifer Steinkamp
Distinguished Innovator in Residence John Willinsky to give Open Access Week lecture
Virginia Tech researchers and Blacksburg firm, FitNet, to develop advanced cyber fitness tool
Dining Services serves up gluten-free southern hospitality
Pamplin finance students receive TD Ameritrade scholarships
Nuclear engineers to develop protective shield material
University Libraries to host Open Access Week Oct. 21−25
The effects of music on people and their emotions focus of ArtsFusion Seminar
First-year cadets selected to receive the flags at Pittsburgh game
J.P. Morgan named first director of Academy of Integrated Science
Video: The many missions of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Grant to boost data transfer speed more than 10 times for Virginia public research universities
Nobel Laureate Steven Chu to speak at Virginia Tech
2013 annual notice on rights and responsibilities of the Virginia Tech community
Performance by Philip Glass Ensemble and ribbon cutting highlight Center for the Arts' opening week
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets alumnus named North Carolina game Hokie Hero
#HokiesW2K Tweetup focuses on social media in state elections
Virginia Tech faculty in National Capital Region team up on new research initiative to benefit Washington, D.C., metro area
TEDxVirginiaTech tickets go on sale Oct. 7; Application process open for chance to showcase research, innovation
VT Engage and Division of Student Affairs will partner to expand service learning and civic engagement opportunities
Materials and science engineering student team wins international competition
Beetles, mosquitoes, and termites, oh my! Hokie Bugfest returns for third year of insect fun
Bill Woodall receives first Soren Bisgaard Award from American Society of Quality
Students gain real-world experience in virtual construction
Virginia Tech alumnus to screen Oscar-winning film 'Inocente'
Srinath Ekkad, Uri Vandsburger to lead Department of Energy study on combustion
Virginia Tech alumni and former faculty members inducted into Virginia Livestock Hall of Fame
Banker to discuss fall of Lehman Brothers in Pamplin's BB&T Distinguished Lecture Series on Capitalism
Three in College of Science earn Carroll B. Shannon Excellence in Teaching Award
First-year cadets selected to receive the flags at Homecoming game versus North Carolina
Video: Three things the region's young entrepreneurs say they want most
Dr. Jeffrey Ruth joins veterinary college as assistant professor of radiology
'Colours of a Groove' showcases percussion duo's versatility
Science, technology, and law program to host first symposium
2013 annual notice on campus safety, emergency notification reports
Michael Ellerbrock named to National Environmental Justice Advisory Council
Virginia Tech to host international workshop on the neuroscience of cognition, computation, and decisions
National Institutes of Health New Innovator Award to study flu virus goes to Linsey Marr