February

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Uplifting Black Men conference held on March 24
Fourth annual Exposition concert brings students and faculty together for one of the biggest events of the year
Molecular alarm system ensures body’s first response to an attack will be a healthy one
Powered by magnets, energy harvester converts wasted heat into electricity
Jennifer Carter named Northern Virginia 4-H Educational Center director
Save Our Towns: Artists lead downtown renaissance in Princeton, West Virginia
Green Building Systems students design sustainable refugee housing
Students compete for $10,000 and best innovation in sports and fitness challenge
New center focuses on the art of communicating science effectively
Virginia Tech hosts Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference April 2-3
Virginia Tech Foundation, Carilion Clinic form new VTC Innovation Fund
Expert available to comment on March 8 International Women’s Day rally for economic justice
Virginia Tech leads DARPA project to develop algorithms and software tools for next generation social science
David Musick named Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine associate dean for faculty affairs
Lori Blanc honored for Excellence in Teaching for work with living-learning communities
In Memoriam: Paul Zweifel of the Department of Physics, supporter of Moss Arts Center
Statement from President Tim Sands
Three veteran officers retire from the Virginia Tech Police Department
Sidney Smith, chair of the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine board, reflects on his career and service
Dispelling five common myths about cyberbullying
J.C. Penney downsizes, part of changing face of retail says Virginia Tech professor
Above all, computer science alumna wants to be known for being a good software engineer
Update: Lecture by Martha Nussbaum has been postponed
Blacksburg airport provides major boost to New River Valley economy
Virginia Tech wins awards from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education
Leandro Castello awarded Pew marine conservation fellowship
Virginia Tech experts can discuss NASA announcement on exoplanets
Civil War Weekend set for March 17-19
Virginia Cyber Range names Amazon Web Services as preferred partner
Traverse musical landscapes with the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Masterworks: Musical Travelogue’
Virginia Tech Magazine winter 2017 edition now available
Marc Edwards awarded Borchardt-Glysson Water Treatment Innovation Prize
Commuting options available to employees
College of Science hosting fifth annual NanoCamp for high schoolers
Virginia Tech graduate reinvents the concept of musical instruments
Certificate in urban computing trains grad students to become data scientists
Virginia Tech team explores deep ocean in $7 million XPRIZE competition
Ahead of Presidents' Day, Virginia Tech expert reflects on the history of presidents in the White House
Registration opens for Inside Architecture + Design summer high school program
Researchers receive funding to crowdsource effects of environmental chemicals
Artists, designers, and engineers join forces to build protective body panels for robots
Virginia Tech Professor Richard A. Winett earns Society of Behavioral Medicine’s Mentor Award
The School of Performing Arts remembers World War I through music
Virginia Tech expert says collapse of Oroville Dam in California is virtually impossible
Climate scientist James Hansen to give keynote talk at Appalachian Studies Conference
Herbert Bruce named outstanding first-year student advocate
Dana Cruikshank named communications director for the Office of International Research, Education, and Development
Virginia Tech hosts 'Extreme Appalachia' conference March 9–12
Virginia Tech’s Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics to co-host Governor’s Conference on Agricultural Trade on March 6-7
In memoriam: Jacqueline Eaves, former housekeeping manager
In memoriam: Michael Hyer, professor emeritus of engineering science and mechanics
Community Voices hosts food systems and social justice activist Jeanette Abi-Nader on Feb. 22
Grad student Billy Thomas finds unlikely links in coal mining, intramurals, and a future teaching career
International students witness history during DeVos confirmation
Historic log dating project at Greenfield Plantation opens a window into the past
In Memoriam: John William Layman of the Department of Mathematics
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute to host Brain Awareness Week
Virginia Tech experts able to comment on National Security Council changes
Fake news and social media: Virginia Tech expert available to discuss impact on beliefs
Virginia Breeding Bird Atlas seeks volunteers to collect data
Graduate student preaches message of hope on Appalachian prosperity
Nanoscientist Naomi Halas second speaker in J. Mark Sowers Distinguished Lecture Series
Celebrate dance icon Twyla Tharp’s 50 years of dance with a performance of new and classic works
Uncertainty clouds future of U.S. – Russian relations following Flynn departure, expert says
G. Don Taylor to become vice provost for learning systems innovation and effectiveness
World-class tubist Carol Jantsch showcased in performances at Virginia Tech
Area educators invited to Medal of Honor Character Development Program training on March 2
'Health Care AppJam' contest challenges students to improve community health, wellness
Virginia Tech update on Prices Fork Research Station fire
Everlasting love? Marriage and family therapy expert offers tips for building long-lasting relationships
What is the residency match process?
School of Performing Arts presents ‘Mr. Marmalade’ Feb. 21-28
Virginia Tech scientist edits new integrated pest management book
Making matches at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Economics expert: Trump’s rejection of Council of Economic Advisers chair in cabinet ‘potentially an opportunity’ for alternative views
Marc Edwards and Shuhai Xiao named as Virginia Outstanding Scientists for 2017
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets alumni to speak at two events
Pianist Richard Masters performs J.S. Bach’s challenging ‘Goldberg Variations’
History is in good hands at the Reynolds Homestead
New mathematical model sheds light on HIV-HPV co-infection
'The Other Wes Moore' selected as 2017-18 Common Book
Beth Pline named senior director in integration process
Virginia Tech’s Aki Ishida recognized as one of the nation’s top architectural educators
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets to honor its senior class at banquet and Military Ball
The spirit and grandeur of Bollywood comes to life onstage with musical theatre production ‘Taj Express’
VT Alerts test scheduled for Feb. 21 at all six Virginia Tech regions, locations
New social media campaign introduces 'People of Parking and Transportation'
It’s a bird! A plane! It’s John Jelesko — Super Poison Ivy Man!
Virginia Tech black history experts can discuss today’s civil rights protests in a historical context and other related topics
Information session scheduled to discuss the immigration executive order
Major renovations scheduled for Davidson and Sandy halls and Liberal Arts Building
Christmas Tree Primer: Cultural techniques and real-world experiences
Virginia Tech employees prevent the flu — and help those in need
SunShot Initiative Grant awardees to study solar energy adoption
Rosemary Blieszner named interim dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences; Elizabeth Spiller to take new post at University of California, Davis
Virginia Tech marketing expert available to discuss Super Bowl advertising
Virginia Tech saves $142,000 in energy costs during winter break
Executive MBA alumnus launches organic Vietnamese yogurt company
Bevan, Raun inducted into the Academy of Faculty Leadership
Virginia Tech Carilion expert urges caution in flu panic
Bryan Hanson joins Graduate School as ombudsperson
Lighting upgrades to Derring Hall will save the university $128,000 annually
Biological Sciences to host Research Day with speaker alumnus Shawn Semones
Documentary, panel discussion about women and minorities in STEM and computing set for Feb. 7
Virginia Tech alumnus has the National Mall covered