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Institute for Society, Culture, and Environment names Summer Scholars
Lindsey Rich receives Fulbright grant to study carnivores in Botswana
Synthetic biology open language will fuel progress, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute experts say
Virginia Tech students in National Capital Region programs to attend forum with Hokie leaders in government and public policy
New leadership announced for Facilities Services
Erin Poor receives Fulbright grant to study endangered Sumatran tigers
Fralin Fellows investigate origin of Lou Gehrig's disease
Summer undergraduate research: Fralin Fellow advances collaborative research methods
Pete Congleton named director of gift planning
Researchers to study mechanisms of hard-to-solve, hereditary breast cancer to find treatment option
Virginia Tech alumna receives Fulbright U.S. student grant to study food safety in Bangladesh
Computational Modeling and Data Analytics approved as new major for spring 2015
Tony Vidmar named assistant vice president of development for university programs
Veterinary college presents annual teaching hospital awards
Doctoral student receives minority fellowship program award from National Board for Certified Counselors
Undergraduate architecture studio project wins 2014 AZURE award
New 'Leave No Trace' book is a guide for reducing impacts, from backcountry to backyard
Fraternities and sororities emphasize service and philanthropy
Scientists receive more than $2 million to study effects of climate change on the Chesapeake Bay
Transportation institute awarded $55 million in federal contracts on truck safety, automated vehicles
Summer undergraduate research: Fralin fellow examines health impacts of Community Supported Agriculture
University communications projects recognized by regional and national awards
Dining Services serves more than just award-winning meals
Three new members on the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors
Virginia Tech unveils hockey STAR helmet testing procedures in open meeting
Student explores water quality issues for summer undergraduate research project
Department of Defense awards SMART Fellowship to biomedical engineering student
Save Our Towns project targets Virginia's mayors in Appalachia
Graduate student at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute to attend Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences
University exceeds 2014 'Lights out!/Power down!' goal
Virginia Tech captures win at first international soil judging conference in South Korea
Little fish makes a big splash in genomic studies; discovery may help manage an invasive species
Virginia Tech featured in Fiske Guide to Colleges 2015
In memoriam: Alexander 'Alex' Hable, a junior majoring in management
Video: Virginia Tech chef wows the crowd at the Blacksburg Farmers Market
New building signs help visitors navigate campus
2014 Pathways Faculty Scholars announced
Rohsaan Settle named interim director for student conduct
Premier land-grant group grants Virginia Tech's 'economic prosperity' status
Researchers peer into DNA of 'Evolution Canyon' animals to discover drivers of evolutionary change
Student with film at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival works on new short this summer
Virginia Tech Transportation Institute names Myra Blanco as director of new automated center
Work study students practice the university motto, 'Ut Prosim' (That I May Serve), through community service program
English and theatre professors collaborate for Summer Arts Festival offering
In memoriam: Donvontae Walton, was to be residential learning coordinator in Pritchard Hall
In memoriam: Darren Bradford Hankins, a junior majoring in theatre arts and member of wrestling team
Literacy Corps provides students a unique work study opportunity
Angela Simmons named assistant vice president for student affairs, will lead student engagement initiatives
High earners in a stock market game found to have brain patterns that can predict bubbles and crashes
Researchers discover new markers for breast cancer that may aid diagnoses, point to new therapies
Hundreds of new students get a jump-start on college
Christina McIntyre to serve as interim director of University Honors
Researchers treat rising incarceration rates as disease outbreak, discover small changes help
New detector continues search for fourth neutrino
Hands-on science explored with local elementary teachers and students at summer institute
University leads multistate research project to advance the urban forestry profession
Life sciences students win awards at regional symposium
New dual degree graduate program offers opportunity to study in two political centers
Judy Ingle named Friend of Virginia Cooperative Extension