June

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Nancy Gard McGehee honored as Outstanding Woman in Travel Research
Gary Downey reappointed Alumni Distinguished Professor
Juan Luis Nicolau named Marriott Professor of Revenue Management
WVTF RADIO IQ reporter Sandy Hausman wins two Edward R. Murrow Awards
Biocomplexity Institute’s Ebola-tested tools help set new standard for federal disease control
Smartwatch app could inspire more frequent physical activity, Virginia Tech study finds
Latest issue of Virginia Issues & Answers shares strategies for financial resilience in Virginia and beyond
Bevlee Watford becomes first African-American female president of American Society for Engineering Education
Graduate students document legacy businesses for Arlington County
Su Fang Ng named Clifford A. Cutchins III Professor of English
Graduate students awarded prestigious immunology fellowships
Virginia Tech expert offers tips to defend yourself against future ransomware attacks
The votes are in: New Virginia license plate features HokieBird
Clifford A. Shaffer, Ann Stevens receive 2017 Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award
Jeff Marion receives Boy Scouts’ Philmont Staff Association Award
Underrepresented, underserved high school students explore Virginia Tech’s campus at inaugural camp
Travel and tourism expert offers tips for easing stress during busy holiday weekends
Paul Steger named director of School of Performing Arts
The blast or the projectile? Virginia Tech research illuminates fireworks-related injuries
In memoriam: Thomas J. Grizzard Jr., professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering and urban water cycle expert
Virginia Tech named Diversity Champion by INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine
The iPhone effect 10 years later; Virginia Tech expert says it has transformed what it means to feel close
Helping dogs deal with fireworks and other noise anxiety
Virginia Tech commits nearly $70,000 to implement student sustainability projects
Crowdsourced Civil War-era digital archive helps interpret the past, present via Fourth of July
Virginia Tech’s Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering hosts cybersecurity camp for high school teachers
Inaugural College of Science Dean’s Discovery Fund provides support for faculty research
Camera-trap research paves the way for global monitoring networks
Dini Miller named Healthy Homes Hero for work with household bugs
Marc Edwards seminar for undergrad researchers will explore the prelude to Flint
A tale of love, power, and vengeance unfolds in fully staged production of ‘Rigoletto’
Virginia Tech’s natural resources program ranked No. 1 in nation for third straight year
Have you thanked your brain’s astrocytes today?
Tom Crawford named chair of the Department of Geography
Psychology’s clinical science doctoral program earns outstanding training program award
Child safety or parental duty: new study maps out core concepts in the vaccination debate
Virginia Tech leads $5 million effort to increase transfer student success through scholarships and support
Tom Hammett named visiting professor at Nepal’s Agriculture and Forestry University
Carol Mullen honored with Living Legend Award
Researchers target gene to treat inflammatory bowel disease
Office of Research and Innovation announces research faculty promotions
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute names advisory board
Research finds common household chemicals lead to birth defects in mice
Virginia Tech experts on gerrymandering available to discuss Supreme Court case
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors Executive Committee to meet June 26
Peter Doolittle named director of School of Education
Music, video games, and 3-D printing introduce high schoolers to STEM at summer workshop
Black Alumni Summit set for July 7-8 in Richmond
Consumers not getting clear information due to the FDA’s delay of the revamped Nutrition Facts label
Brandy Salmon to head Virginia Tech’s new business engagement center
Programming and frequency changes coming to WVTF and RADIO IQ
Summer means New Student Orientation for thousands of new Hokies
97th annual Virginia 4-H State Congress inspires true leaders
Home ownership looking up for first-time buyers, according to Virginia Tech expert
Virginia Tech awarded grant to commit to diversity, inclusion for success in science education
Overlap in computer modeling holds key to next-generation processing, Virginia Tech researchers find
Women’s Weekend set for July 14-16
Virginia Tech’s College of Natural Resources and Environment, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service target students for future conservation careers
Virginia Tech expands Program in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
Robert Davidson joins accounting and information systems faculty
Undergraduates will spend summer learning what it means to be biomedical research scientists in and out of the lab
Charles Clancy testifies at congressional hearing; says workforce development and partnerships key to securing wireless technology
Pengfei Ye appointed assistant professor of finance
John Szefc named 25th head coach in Virginia Tech baseball history
Virginia Tech to hold ‘Lights Out!/Power Down!’ event June 22
Virginia Tech Beyond Boundaries Scholars initiative to help at least 90 incoming students
Joan Hirt honored with emerita status
Michelle Harding joins accounting and information systems faculty
Wenqi Shen appointed assistant professor of business information technology
Sean Hillison joins accounting and information systems faculty
Announcement of FBI director's nomination 'should be put in context,' Virginia Tech expert says
Virginia Tech, Project Wing, and partners team up with NASA on unmanned traffic management
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine announces leadership promotions
Sylvester Johnson named founding director of Virginia Tech’s Center for the Humanities
Veterinary college names distinguished alumni award winners
WVTF RADIO IQ adds three journalists to staff
Armenian students benefit from course that helps them be change agents in food processing industry
Loving v. Virginia, 50 Years After Landmark Court Ruling
Virginia Tech experts available to discuss upcoming testimony of James Comey
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approves 2017 promotions, tenure, continued appointments
Stormwater retention ponds may not protect surface waters from road salt contamination
Virginia Tech Helmet Lab announces first four-star rating for new hockey helmet
National Institute of Mental Health director to discuss new approach to psychiatric illnesses
Board of Visitors sets university budget at $1.5 billion for 2017-18 fiscal year
Dozens of construction projects in full-swing during summer months at Virginia Tech
Transportation institute researcher receives national award for safety engineering excellence
New Virginia Tech study provides guidelines on how to prioritize vaccination during flu season
Virginia Tech meteorology, emergency preparedness experts offer tips for start of hurricane season
Hard hats required: First Girls Day event held for area eighth graders
Virginia Tech employees recognized for outstanding customer service
Virginia Tech expert: here’s why we should care about global climate change policy
Summer Chamber Music Series returns to the Moss Arts Center with free performances