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Virginia Tech to spearhead $19.4 million effort to build new software institute dedicated to molecular, chemical computational modeling
Virginia Tech-led training creates greater crop yields in East Africa
Faculty receive grant to transform undergraduate engineering education
Fulbright scholar headed to Tanzania to teach and research solid waste practices
Travis Mountain presented national awards for research and Extension work
Fralin Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow investigates false pregnancy in black bears
New class at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine selected from record number of applicants
Smithsonian external affairs executive joins Virginia Tech Advancement Division
Virginia Tech students work with Arlington County planners to reimagine Rosslyn waterfront
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientist honored with Heart Rhythm Society Clinical Research Award
Undergraduate researcher looks for ways to prevent and recover from running injuries
In Memoriam: James Tucker, former member of Virginia Tech’s faculty and Board of Visitors
Scientists’ search for ‘noise-canceling’ gene networks supported by new NSF grant
Meet Toro and Nero: Newest K-9 members of the Virginia Tech Police Department
New molecular mechanism suggests that people with obesity or insulin resistance may more easily accumulate fat
Chang Lu named Fred W. Bull Professor of Chemical Engineering
Fixing police-community relations: Virginia Tech’s Scott Geller calls on law enforcement to be 'positive, proactive agents of change'
Office of Research and Innovation announces research faculty promotions
2016 ACC Creativity and Innovation fellows hard at work this summer
Unmanned aircraft researchers with Virginia Tech explore air traffic issues in power line inspections
Keystone Fellow ends her Virginia Tech student experience serving others just starting their own
Spatial music festival pushes the boundaries of sonic innovation in the Cube
Virginia Tech community exceeds 2016 'Lights out!/Power down!' goal
Task force calls for community action to combat addiction epidemic
In memoriam: Robert Alan Russell, retired freshman chemistry laboratory manager
Fralin Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow digs deep to investigate optimal plant production
Income, education gaps influence breastfeeding, but policy and family history are factors, too
Virginia Tech faculty awarded $2.5 million from NSF to advance future wireless technologies
Fralin Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow aims to help moms with children with autism
Virginia Tech passes $100 million in record fundraising year
Global Perspectives Program scholars cap study abroad with presentations at Swiss Embassy
Natasha Smith and Alex Guest use technology to improve academic advising
Summer Scholars program supports interdisciplinary research
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine issues open call for photography
In memoriam: Guyton Bowers Hammond, professor emeritus of religious studies
Outdoor Wi-Fi now available between Peddrew-Yates and Pritchard residence halls
Virginia Tech’s first immersive environment specialist makes virtual reality accessible
Graduate School hosts training institute for Ecuador university faculty
Researcher develops process to upsize nanostructures into 3-D printed materials
Dennis Dean joins international research team devoted to creating self-fertilizing plants, curbing world hunger
Virginia Tech researchers itching to learn more about poison ivy on the Appalachian Trail
Virginia Tech expert says GMO bill approved by Congress is a good start but a better framework still needed
American Geophysical Union honors Geosciences’ Esteban Gazel with 2016 Hisashi Kuno Award
Virginia Tech professors look at food and nutrition choices through the lens of economics
S. Ansar Ahmed named associate dean for research and graduate studies at the veterinary college
Rafael Davalos named L. Preston Wade Professor
Paintings and sculptures from Blacksburg artist Joe Kelley featured at the Moss Arts Center
Researchers find more aggressive behavior in city birds than rural ones
Virginia Tech researchers’ discovery could lead to more environmentally friendly consumer products
Virginia Tech employees honored for commitment to diversity and professional development
Carmen Papenfuss’ innovation improves the university’s Institutional Review Board process
Virginia Buechner-Maxwell named director of Center for Animal Human Relationships
Turn Around Don’t Drown: Campaign signs promote flood safety on campus
Virginia Tech recognized as 'leader in using technology to teach, have fun' in latest Money magazine ranking
Veterinary college and Maryland clinic helping hyperthyroid cats
Lindsey Bass selected as first Glen Salmon Scholar
Research team formed to invent new material for use on Drillfield Paths
History of tuberculosis in the United States to be explored in unprecedented depth
Tyler Wegmeyer named 2016 Virginia Farmer of the Year
Scott Case named Reynolds Metals Professor
H. Clay Gabler named Samuel Herrick Professor
David Bieri named Program in Real Estate Junior Faculty Fellow
New inductees into the academies of Faculty Service and Leadership named
Mini Dairy at Virginia Tech from Israel-based TESSA industries will boost boutique fermentation industry
R. Michael Akers reappointed Horace E. and Elizabeth F. Alphin Professor
Susan Piedmont-Palladino named director of Virginia Tech’s Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center
Virginia Tech Police Department dispatchers join new regional 911 center
Veterinary college names distinguished alumni award winners
Tim Kaine’s 'sterling reputation' could help Clinton with image restoration, says Virginia Tech expert Bob Denton
George Filz reappointed Charles E. Via Jr. Professor
Summer internship turns cutting-edge science into full-time job for high school students
The Inn at Virginia Tech earns Benchmark's sales team of the year award
Marcy Schnitzer named assistant provost for diversity and strategic planning
After Virginia Tech-led training, Bangladesh and Nepal confirm tomato-pest invasion
Student-built Burruss Hall playhouse to be raffled for Holston Habitat for Humanity
Virginia Tech statistics professor says America's lottery obsession may produce thrills but isn't worth the cost
John Peterson exemplifies Ut Prosim in career and community
Marc Edwards reappointed Charles P. Lunsford Professor
Stephen Schoenholtz to lead the National Institutes for Water Resources
Sam Easterling reappointed Montague-Betts Professor of Structural Steel Design
Virginia Tech alumna Letitia Long joins Hume Center advisory board
Virginia Cooperative Extension offers tips for controlling mosquitoes
Well-preserved fossils show ostrich relatives lived in North America 50 million years ago
Peer mentors give back and welcome students to Summer Academy
Photos: Construction progress on the new classroom building
Crime Alert: Residential burglaries in New Residence Hall East
Brain injury expert begins role as interim director of the Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science
John Duke honored with emeritus status
Kathryn Albright appointed associate dean in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies
Virginia Tech team heads to Flint, Michigan, for third round of water testing
Fourth of July revealed differences in latitude and attitude during the Civil War era
Leadership transition for the Virginia Tech Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership