February

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Pervida announces launch of two new flavors
Doctoral student wins prestigious Army scholarship
Countries get heads up about leafminer invasion thanks to Virginia Tech
German program and University Libraries host White Rose traveling exhibit
Medical student keeps up academics and diversity work in spite of his own cancer diagnosis
Virginia Tech studio broadcasting faculty experts to the world
Xiaoyu “Rayne” Zheng receives Air Force Young Investigator award
A. Jonathan Auguste named assistant professor of entomology
Susan Elizabeth Chen named associate professor of agricultural and applied economics
Jonathan A. Czuba named assistant professor of biological systems engineering
Aaron D. Gross named assistant professor of entomology
Leonie Jacobs named assistant professor of animal and poultry sciences
Timothy Jarome named assistant professor of animal and poultry sciences
Jacob Lahne named assistant professor of food science and technology
Justin A. Lemkul named assistant professor of biochemistry
Clinton Neill named assistant professor of agricultural and applied economics
Ford Ramsey named assistant professor of agricultural and applied economics
Sherif Sherif named assistant professor of horticulture
Clement Vinauger named assistant professor of biochemistry
Karen Vines named assistant professor of agricultural, leadership, and community education
Bain Wilson named assistant professor of animal and poultry sciences
Bo Zhang named assistant professor of crop and soil environmental studies
Rana Ashkar is named assistant professor of physics in College of Science
Center for Research in SEAD Education is cultivating tomorrow’s innovators
Daniel Cleveland joins College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences as assistant dean of advancement
St. Paul’s persistence pays off as town snags boutique hotel
Reza Mirzaeifar earns Air Force Young Investigator award
Mechanical engineers collaborate in exploration of robotic options for farmers
Reunion 2018 registration is now open
Methods of transportation available for Spring Break
University Libraries dean Tyler Walters appointed president of DuraSpace Board of Directors
Faculty recruitment, retention programs highlighted in national resource guide
Cynda Ann Johnson announces plans to retire as founding dean of the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
VDOT to close old Research Center Drive
Making buildings smarter, starting with Goodwin Hall
Virginia Tech students venture to Ecuador to study biodiversity, medicinal plants, and so much more
B. Aditya Prakash receives NSF CAREER award to find data-driven network strategies to enhance national security and public health
New Virginia Tech professor first to fully track behavior of carbon compound in air, changing future air research
Faculty academy inductees recognized for leadership, service
Career event for students celebrates women in transportation; empowers future engineers
Marc Lamont Hill: Fight for your dreams and a better world
Virginia Tech leads efforts to develop national water pipeline database
Xun (Steve) Jian appointed assistant professor of computer science
Circa’s ‘Carnival of the Animals’ beautifully blurs movement, dance, theatre, and circus
In memoriam: Judith Midkiff, project associate with Virginia Cooperative Extension
In memoriam: Dwight (Kreg) Kregloe, human resources
Students, faculty, and community members learn how to discover, envision, and invent in University Libraries studios
Hall of Fame broadcaster aspires to make Virginia Tech a powerhouse for NCAA Tournament analytics predictor
Erin McCann named director of strategic planning at Virginia Tech
Washington media roundtable series designed to showcase faculty expertise
Michael Mankosa elected to the National Academy of Engineering
Expert: Can politicians please stop blaming video games and movies for violence?
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam to deliver 2018 University Commencement address
Hokies connect with Monacan Nation, find common ground through Native at VT
Science comedian makes people laugh - and think
In memoriam: Laurence J. Moore, professor emeritus of business information technology
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors to consider 2018-19 tuition and fees at March meeting
In memoriam: Wayne Purcell, alumni distinguished professor emeritus of agricultural and applied economics
Virginia 4-H horse judging team wins national championship
Institute for Society, Culture, and the Environment celebrates 10 years of success
Urban planning alumna transforms class material into radio program
Violent video games may serve as an outlet for aggression, not a precursor, says Virginia Tech expert
Hyperloop system in the D.C. region would help solve urban transportation needs, says expert
Search for vice president for human resources underway
Margaret J. Couvillon named assistant professor of entomology
Experience the dramatic expression, technical mastery, and nuanced movement of Limón Dance Company
VT Alerts test scheduled for Feb. 20 at all six Virginia Tech regions, locations
Virginia Tech pledges to increase study abroad participation by 2020
Virginia Tech selects Zoom and Kaltura as new video tools
Michelle Turek named principal gifts officer
Marc Edwards receives Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award
Virginia Tech architecture students design new chapter for African university library
Virginia Tech biomedical facility will allow translational and interdisciplinary study of Alzheimer's, diabetes, and other diseases
Hamdy Mahmoud is named collegiate assistant professor of statistics in College of Science
Summer seminar to explore the most devastating flu epidemic in recorded history
Carnegie Hall accolades help send Virginia Tech Wind Ensemble to perform at national conference
Biological sciences' Frank Aylward awarded 2018 Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship in Ocean Sciences
Student research team accelerates snow melt with ‘Melt Mat’
Leading clinician scientist on cardiovascular disparities and women’s health to speak at VTCRI on Friday
Virginia Tech Lifelong Learning Institute named Community Partner of the Year by AARP Virginia
A graduate student, a crash test dummy, and building safer cars
Alumni couple whose wedding reception started with 'Enter Sandman' still show their alma mater love
Black Alumni Reunion set for April 13-15
Researcher and activist finds a new avenue for advocacy through her future role as a physician
To untangle the effects of nanoparticles on microbes, look at the genes
Dorrance Dance uses technology to turn the performance stage into a musical instrument
Delta Dental of Virginia Foundation awards VTC School of Medicine $100,000 for pilot program
Adventures underground
Burst water pipe reported in Eggleston Hall
Child Development Center receives high marks during reaccreditation
$2 million gift endows department head chair in mechanical engineering
Fulbright seeks to minimize tsunami damage in Israel
Virginia Tech, international trade reps to discuss NAFTA, other export issues at 10th Governor’s Conference on Agricultural Trade
Marriage and family therapy expert offers tips for building long-lasting relationships
VTCSOM’s founding Dean Cynda Johnson reflects on 10 years of invention and success
UPS fellowship supports human factors and safety graduate research
Chemistry researcher plans to layer nanofibers over glass to ease energy consumption in buildings, vehicles
Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History director to visit Virginia Tech and Lyric Theatre Feb. 16
Valentine’s Day and the shifting culture of young adult dating
Virginia Tech Transportation Institute researcher available to discuss new drowsy driving findings
Tragicomic musical 'Fun Home' opens Feb. 20
Launch of SpaceX Falcon Heavy sets precedent for the future of space travel
New position will capitalize on Virginia Tech's role in Roanoke region
Community Voices hosts Washington Post reporter and author Amy Goldstein on Feb. 19
Smartly containing the cloud increases computing efficiency, Virginia Tech researchers find in first-of-its-kind study
Winter weather: Offices in National Capital Region opening at 10 a.m. on Wednesday
Virginia Tech alumni J. and Renae Pearson make generous donation in support of agricultural and applied economics
Conference to highlight success, resilience of black men
Expert: Supreme Court ruling in Pennsylvania gerrymandering case no surprise
Robert Bodnar awarded Thomas Jefferson Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Natural Science
Stock market volatility likely to continue
Crime alert: Sexual assault reported
12 ways for Hokie cyclists to stay winter ready
Nation's leader on diabetes and obesity prevention to speak at VTCRI
Crime alert: Forcible fondling
Virginia Tech’s director of the Center for Power Electronics Systems takes on grand challenge
Gift kicks off renovation, expansion effort for Virginia Tech's football strength and conditioning area
Undergraduate Honor System making international impacts