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Laura DeNardis to receive 2016 Graduate School Alumni Achievement Award
Brenda van Gelder appointed executive director of IT policy and strategic engagement
Claire Krendl Gilbert appointed executive director of IT experience and engagement
Virginia Tech doctoral student shares cancer research with high school students
Faculty urged to attend Town Hall meetings starting Monday
Annual mock DUI event brings dangers of distracted and drunken driving to Drillfield for all to see
Department of Computer Science wins award for progress in commitment to diversity
Learning and making connections through a service project in the Dominican Republic
Well-traveled cadets tout study abroad at national conference
Study finds researchers’ personal traits linked to interdisciplinarity, impact of scientific publications
Andrew Marinik appointed assistant director of emergency management
NASA, Virginia Tech test management platform for unmanned aircraft traffic
Student receives Fulbright to teach in Poland
Stanley Atcitty to deliver 2016 Graduate School Commencement address
Virginia Tech researchers reveal new evidence about space weather
In memoriam: Clifton C. “Cliff” Garvin Jr., an innovative leader in business and philanthropy
Redesigned website highlights Virginia’s big trees
Graduate School Diversity Scholars to share projects on May 5
Medical student earns 2 national fellowships to conduct brain cancer research
2016-17 SGA officers sworn in
Express your Virginia Tech spirit with the new Hokiemoji keyboard
Nikki Giovanni announces 2016 Steger Poetry Prize winners
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets to host Jazz on the Upper Quad on Friday
Distinguished national leader in substance abuse research, treatment, and policy to speak at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Cokie Roberts to tell stories of Civil War-era women
Lomaka family named 2016 Virginia Tech Family of the Year
In memoriam: Sandra G. Dalton, course management and outreach secretary of industrial systems engineering
Moss Arts Center exhibition features the natural beauty of Giles County through the eyes of its young artists
New station brings live, local weather information from roof of Lane Stadium
Open letter from Executive Vice President and Provost Thanassis Rikakis
Virginia Tech to present honorary degree to Irving Peddrew during commencement ceremonies
Graduate School honors 23 students as Citizen Scholars
Kathleen Alexander presents NSF funded human-wildlife interface projects on Capitol Hill
NSF grant to send two undergraduates to study disease ecology in Africa
Patricia Aldridge receives Staff Career Achievement Award
Joyce Arditti receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Research
Michael Rosenzweig receives Sporn Award for Teaching Introductory Subjects
Janet Francis receives Staff Career Achievement Award
Edward Fox receives XCaliber Award
Dennis Kafura receives XCaliber Award
Theodore Ellmore recevies Staff Career Achievement Award
Virginia Clayton receives Staff Career Achievement Award
Jacob Waller receives Staff Career Achievement Award
Preston Durrill receives William E. Wine Award for Teaching Excellence
Peter Graham receives William E. Wine Award for Teaching Excellence
Alexander Niemiera receives William E. Wine Award for Teaching Excellence
Rolf Müller receives Alumni Award for Excellence in International Research
Lori Blanc receives Alumni Award for Excellence in International Education
Kathy Lu receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Research
Marian Mollin receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching
Romesh Batra receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising
Jean Lacoste receives Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
Akshay Sharma receives Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
Annie Pearce receives Alumni Award for Outreach Excellence
David Close receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension
Steve Hopkins receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension
Michel Pleimling receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching
Jianfeng Zheng receives Alumni Award for Excellence in International Outreach
Nada Tamim receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising
The Flint Water Study Team receives Alumni Award for Outreach Excellence
Zhange Ni receives Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
Brian James receives President's Award for Excellence
John A. Peterson receives President's Award for Excellence
John Tanner Upthegrove receives President's Award for Excellence
Doris Shelor receives President's Award for Excellence
Adam Volk receives President's Award for Excellence
Bevlee A. Watford receives the Presidential Principles of Community Award
Linda Greene receives the Presidential Principles of Community Award
Natasha Smith receives the Provost's Award for Excellence in Advising
Grant awards help faculty create global courses
Joel A. Nachlas honored with emeritus status
$2 million grant will help combat pests in Asia and feed a swelling global population
Sub-Saharan African countries feeding themselves after years of improving crop varieties, studies find
Crime Alert: Residential burglaries in Campbell Hall
Inaugural cohort of Keystone Fellows announced
Veterinary college to offer free eye exams for service dogs in May
Flint water leaders Marc Edwards and Mona Hanna-Attisha named to Time magazine’s 100 most influential people of 2016
Virginia Tech Graduate School honors top scholars of the 2015-16 academic year
At international expo, Virginia Tech touts intelligent infrastructure
World-leading biological structure innovator to speak at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Architecture project receives national award for encouraging students to think inside the box
3 students win Common Book essay contest
Researchers use local species to expand market for cross-laminated timber
Trek to New York lets students learn about startups and innovations
Implementation plan for Virginia Tech's new general education curriculum approved
Virginia Tech hosts the No. 1 collegiate Relay For Life this weekend
Student group preparing for summer trip to Nepal to rebuild irrigation system
Veterinary college's Nick Dervisis honored with 2016 Zoetis Award for Research Excellence
Experience with government draws undergraduates to National Capital Region's summer session
Diavolo: Architecture in Motion brings bold energy, acrobatics, and fearlessness for a return visit to the Moss Arts Center
Kirk Wehner named interim assistant vice president for human resources
President Tim Sands, Dean Robert Sumichrast, alumni to ring NYSE closing bell
Virginia Tech test site helped advance new rules for unmanned aircraft
Flint water leaders Mona Hanna-Attisha and Marc Edwards to deliver University Commencement address
Research partnership strengthens data science in the military
Art Keown appointed Alumni Distinguished Professor
The Brian K. Roberts Library embodies alumnus’ legacy
Veterinary students to offer Community Dog Wash on April 24
Roop Mahajan to step down as director of the Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science
Lindsey Haugh named director of communications for Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering
Interdisciplinary conference on sexual violence to offer international perspectives
Biochemist appointed to serve as member of the NIH Pathogenic Eukaryotes Study Section
Karen Eley Sanders honored as living and learning champion
Spring musical spells out ups and downs of adolescence
Ecologist Josh Tewksbury to visit Virginia Tech and Lyric Theatre
Community livelihoods depend upon accurate wildlife estimates
Solar table created by student is first of its kind
Cranwell International Center showcases the benefits of intercultural interaction
Javier González-Rocha advocates for underrepresented groups in STEM disciplines
Celebrate diverse cultures at International Street Fair April 17
Larry Hincker honored with emeritus status
Early brain development leader to speak at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
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Student input and activism directly impacts sustainable dining
Virginia Tech plant ecologist receives grant to study invasive agricultural weed
ICAT Day to showcase innovations in science, engineering, arts, and design
Day of Remembrance display in Newman Library shares words of comfort and hope
David Duckett recognized for outstanding leadership
Virginia Tech senior will be honored as White House Champion of Change
Virginia Tech Rescue Squad looks toward sustainable future
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets sets Change of Command Parade for April 30
Flint water still not safe to drink, says Virginia Tech professor
Former congressman Jim Moran joins School of Public and International Affairs as professor of practice
'Bring Your Children to School Day' aims to highlight need for more child care at Virginia Tech campuses
Virginia Tech study expected to measure region's growth in entrepreneurship
New campaign educates community about safe travel across campus, town
Virginia Tech makes big strides in campus sustainability
Flint Water Study team to hold news conference April 12 to release new water testing results
Eric Hallerman advises FDA on approving world’s first genetically modified animal
Blacksburg ranked among the 25 best places to retire
College of Science hosting fourth annual summer NanoCamp for high school students in August
Computer scientists present new method to reconstruct signaling pathways
Cheese Louise: National Grilled Cheese Month offers a great excuse to indulge
Josh Caldwell recognized for can-do attitude and customer service
Virginia Tech, Montgomery Museum to digitize family heirlooms
Union Innovation Challenge to take place April 14
Mary Tackett and Richard Rodrigues named Virginia Tech graduate students of the year
Virginia Tech Community Design Assistance Center receives EPA Brownfields Assessment grants
Nneoma Nwankwo named Virginia Tech's Undergraduate Student of the Year
Earth Week 2016 events include activities aimed at building a more sustainable community
TEDxVirginiaTech announces 2016 theme of 'Spark,' seeks speaker nominations
New initiative builds a university-wide partnership in materials, energy
Addiction scholar honored with career achievement award
Kimberly Smith wins regional advising award from the National Academic Advising Association
National Weather Service renews Virginia Tech as StormReady University
Juan Espinoza appointed by Gov. McAuliffe to Virginia Latino Advisory Board
Free English conversation classes speak volumes at Blacksburg Library
Virginia Tech research team fights the spread of damaging invasive pests
240-million-year-old fossils provide new insight into how dinosaurs grew from hatchling to adult
Virginia Tech Rescue Squad recognized as one of best in country
Class of 2019 to complete spring Caldwell March on April 16
Nobel Laureate Eric Betzig to deliver lecture on campus
Virginia Tech students will present at National Conference on Undergraduate Research
Virginia Tech to offer bachelor's degree in systems biology
National Capital Region workshop explores Destination Area and Beyond Boundaries initiatives