April

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Steven Sheetz named PricewaterhouseCoopers Senior Faculty Fellow of Accounting and Information Systems
In memoriam: James S. Thorp, National Academy of Engineering member and professor emeritus of electrical and computer engineering
Class of 2018: Daniel Surinach shapes the future of men’s reproductive health
Mauro Atalla to receive the Graduate Alumni Achievement Award on May 10
Sudip Bhattacharjee named Thomas M. Wells and Kathy Dargo Professor in Accounting and Information Systems
James Hatch, Mary Nolen Blackwood to be recognized for distinguished service to Virginia Tech
Frank May named Mary F. McVay and Theodore R. Rosenberg Junior Faculty Fellow
Alexandra Hyler named 2018 Graduate Student of the Year
Class of 2018: Kirsten White’s trek from Poquoson to the Peace Corps
New interdisciplinary major trains students to become all-round leaders in the 21st century
Megan Beatty named 2018 Outstanding Senior for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Michael Sherburne named 2018 Outstanding Senior for the College of Engineering
Maria Jernigan named 2018 Undergraduate Student of the Year
Catharine Cowan named Outstanding Graduating Student for the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech
Hannah Largen named 2018 Outstanding Senior for the College of Architecture and Urban Studies
Kylie Campbell named 2018 Outstanding Senior for the College of Natural Resources and Environment
Erin Kocis named the 2018 Outstanding Senior for the Pamplin College of Business
Paul Benjamin Lowry is named the Suzanne Parker Thornhill Professor in Business Information Technology
Pamplin alumna talks overcoming obstacles to achieve success
New U.S. site for Mahindra’s mega-research arm bolsters Virginia Tech’s Corporate Research Center
Geoffrey Saunders honored with emeritus status
Veterinary student Aubrie Michelle Smith named Class of 2018 valedictorian
Class of 2018: Graduating senior Saherah Khan seeks to create the change she wishes to see in the world
Video: Virginia Tech students uncover fossils, prepare for study
Class of 2018: Corps of Cadets experiences prepare Brian Kehs for a career as an Army officer
At 85 feet, the net's the limit: Virginia Tech Drone Park officially open
Virginia Tech graduate students team up with D.C. transit to help enhance customer service
Michael Wolfe named Curling Faculty Fellow of Accounting and Information Systems
John Chappell earns NSF CAREER award to study pericyte and endothelial cell dynamics
Virginia Tech convenes first Blockchain Symposium, 'Promise and Peril of Disrupting the Trust Business'
Nikki Giovanni announces 2018 Steger Poetry Prize winners
New federal menu-labeling rules don't go far enough to help consumers make healthy choices, researcher says
Karen Roberto to deliver Virginia Tech’s 2018 National Capital Region Commencement address
Virginia Tech team one of eight to compete in international autonomous vehicle competition
Paul Emmons named associate dean for graduate studies in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies
College of Engineering inducts six members into the Academy of Engineering Excellence
Virginia Tech recognizes employees for combined 14,400 years of service
Class of 2018: Engineer, athlete, time management superstar
Virginia Tech engineers host local students for hands-on National Biomechanics Day event
J. Phillip Pickett honored with emeritus status
2018 Graduate School Diversity Scholars share their work on Reading Day
Difference in gene switching discovered in different parts of brain
Virgil Wood will give the keynote address at Virginia Tech's Graduate School Commencement
In memoriam: Richard B. “Dick” Vasey, former assistant dean and professor emeritus
Veterinary college launches pioneering study to advance cancer treatment in dogs and people
Facebook’s release of content guidelines a step in the right direction, Virginia Tech expert says
Virginia Tech boosts National Library of Medicine and National Endowment for the Humanities partnership
Virginia Tech awarded $1.9 million EPA grant to research lead exposure in drinking water
Collaboration brings international culture to Auburn High School
Sarah Stein named Deloitte Foundation Faculty Fellow of Accounting and Information Systems
Experience hands-on learning in the Great Smoky Mountains
Ann Stevens receives William E. Wine Award for Teaching Excellence
Amanda Morris receives Presidential Principles of Community Award
Brandy Faulkner receives Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
Billie Lepczyk receives the Alumni Award for Excellence in Research
Austin L. Sumners receives President's Award for Excellence
Team from Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology receives Alumni Award for Outreach Excellence
Paul Heilker receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching
Saul Halfon receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Graduate Academic Advising
Toni Calasanti receives Alumni Award for Excellence in International Research
Ashley Reed receives XCaliber Award
Trudy Harrington Becker receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising
Nancy Metz receives William E. Wine Award for Teaching Excellence
María del Carmen Caña Jiménez receives Presidential Principles of Community Award
Rebecca Hester and Emily Satterwhite receive Diggs Teaching Scholars Award
Timothy Baird receives XCaliber Award
W. Michael Aust receives William E. Wine Award for Teaching Excellence
Latanya Walker receives Presidential Principles of Community Award
Wenjing Lou receives the Alumni Award for Excellence in Research
Roop Mahajan receives Alumni Award for Excellence in International Research
David Brinberg receives Alumni Award for Excellence in International Education
Sarah Armstrong receives the Provost's Award for Excellence in Advising
Tabitha Hartman receives President's Award for Excellence
Ruth Wallace receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension
Robert Dellinger receives President's Award for Excellence
Richard T. Crowder receives Alumni Award for Outreach Excellence
Renee Boyer receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Extension
Marcie Bishop receives President's Award for Excellence
James Bock receives President's Award for Excellence
John Gray Williams receives Presidential Principles of Community Award
Alma Robinson receives Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching
Jeannine Eddleton receives Sporn Award for Teaching Introductory Subjects
Carlene Arthur receives Staff Career Achievement Award
Lynn Davis receives Staff Career Achievement Award
Teresa Rasnake receives Staff Career Achievement Award
Vincent Houston receives Staff Career Achievement Award
Donald Roschelli receives Staff Career Achievement Award
George Underwood receives Staff Career Achievement Award
Department of Science, Technology, and Society to celebrate its inaugural research day
Virginia Tech students to run coast-to-coast for cancer awareness
Veterinary college's John Rossmeisl named the Dr. and Mrs. Dorsey Taylor Mahin Professor
Digital exhibits fuel learning beyond campus
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets sets Change of Command Parade for April 28
Research groups field-test the future of transportation, on the ground and in the air
Maria Schneider Orchestra brings its Grammy-winning music to the Moss Arts Center
Virginia Tech expert says teacher respect, teacher pay issues related
Biological Sciences’ Fred Benfield honored with emeritus status by the Board of Visitors
Chemistry researcher developing new computational methods of modeling complex molecules
MII honors the late Garth L. Wilkes with new Interdisciplinary Scholar Awards
Virginia Tech researchers awarded $1.7M to support fast, effective responses to biological attacks
Trend of celebrities running for political office will continue rising despite their underqualification, says expert
Crowdfunding project aimed at creating autism-friendly environments
Apocalypse now? Predictions unlikely to come true, expert says
Steven Janosik honored with emeritus status
Hydroponic systems at Owens Food Court make year-round produce possible
Interactive exhibits and immersive technologies in the Cube highlight ICAT Creativity and Innovation Day
Local high school students explore driving safety at Virginia Tech Transportation Institute
Academic conference explores future of cybersecurity and opportunities for Virginia Tech students
Student Engineers’ Abroad Council launches crowdfunding project to fund student professional development and international experiences
Terry Cobb honored with emeritus status
Ling Lei Lisic named L. Mahlon Harrell Junior Faculty Fellow
Art show to honor beloved Roanoke physician
Virginia Tech becomes a top producer of Navy SEAL candidates
Diana Bairaktarova, Deborah Good earn 2018 Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award
Television anchor Robin Reed to join Virginia Tech’s communication department
Virginia Tech mechanical engineering student receives Fulbright research grant
Penny Burge honored with emerita status
Virginia Tech’s 35th Annual Mudbass Classic Tournament takes place on April 28
Triple major, undergraduate researcher Arianna Krinos wins 2018 Goldwater Scholarship
School of Performing Arts presents Carl Orff’s ‘Carmina Burana’
Research team tests technology that could alert federal agents to potential terrorist threats
School of Visual Arts students, faculty rack up recognition
Architecture + Design students create web-based service to help isolated senior citizens
Launch of NASA’s All-Sky Satellite Mission takes space exploration to the next level, says expert
Alexander Dickow receives prestigious grant for French poetry translation
Compounds found in grapes, dark chocolate, coffee, and blueberries can be used to treat depression
Department of Economics launches new study abroad undergraduate research program between Blacksburg and Peru
Local host families wanted for students in Global Entrepreneur Challenge
Urban Bush Women challenge assumptions about women, people of color, body types, society, and history
Rolls-Royce, Wings Club executives on campus Thursday, April 19
Politics expert: Republicans’ majority in Congress ‘seriously endangered’ by wave of retirements, departures
Researchers discover new mechanism of antibiotic resistance in leprosy and tuberculosis
Marion Ehrich honored with emerita status
The Center for Gerontology celebrates its 40th anniversary with theater and wisdom
Two recipients honored with Hokie Wellness Supervisor Spotlight Award
Alumni celebrate and mark milestones at the Black Alumni Reunion
University Libraries dean Tyler Walters presents at global workshop about national-level access to research data
2018 Virginia Tech Family of the Year nominated by six students
New living-learning community planned for Peddrew-Yates Hall
Photos and video: 2018 Run in Remembrance
Steger Poetry Prize winners to be celebrated, along with poetry itself
Instruments created by art and technology trailblazer Laurie Anderson on display at the Moss Arts Center
Virginia Tech captures second national championship in group soil judging; two qualify for international contest
Roger Avery honored with emeritus status
Inside Architecture + Design opens registration for summer 2018
Geosciences’ Michelle Stocker seeks evolutionary story behind snake-like animals that use heads to burrow
Seven marathons, seven days, seven continents — No problem for Virginia Tech alumnus
A statement from President Tim Sands
Old Guard Reunion set for May 16-18
Trends show 'Hollywood is in the remake business,' Virginia Tech expert says
How cheetahs outsmart lions and hyenas
Performers add campus flavor for Virginia Tech Music Day
Nobel Prize-winning economist Amartya Sen to speak at Virginia Tech
Seven Hokies to receive Influential Black Alumni Awards
Climate survey provides insight for campus advocates in LGBTQ+ community
Elizabeth Creamer honored with emerita status
Undergraduate phage hunters showcase research in University Libraries exhibit
Statistics’ Leah Johnson seeks to improve quantitative models for fighting diseases in humans, trees
Leading polymer research on display at MII's technical conference
Facebook hearings on Capitol Hill provide an opportunity to regain public trust
Hundreds gather at Virginia Tech for annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference
An update from President Sands on tuition and fees
Pipeline clearcutting further threatens Virginia bird population breeding and habitat
Land managers, scientists, educators, and policymakers invited to tackle invasive species April 23
JUMP campaign honors music legacy through the Virginia Tech Trumpet Festival
Virginia Cyber Range to host inaugural conference for cybersecurity educators
Video: Graduating student Chanz Hopkins helps others while pursuing his dream
'The Importance of Being Earnest' is witty and stylish
Gerhardt G. Schurig honored with emeritus status
Erik Ervin honored with emeritus status
Research teams led by junior faculty win seed funding for new projects
Personal outreach to landowners is vital to conservation program success
Jump campaign to help faculty create freely available learning materials and lower textbook costs for students
In memoriam: Fran DeBellis, former director of the Virginia Tech Electric Service
'Cool heads' needed to deescalate trade standoff, says U.S.-China expert
Homecoming set for Oct. 29-Nov. 4
David Moore honored with emeritus status
Virginia Tech director who marched with Martin Luther King Jr. says MLK's legacy has been 'whitewashed'
Mechanical engineer's method to control growth of carbonate-based crystals featured in journal PNAS
Kimberly Horn named associate vice president for clinical research collaboratives
Netflix’s ‘Heroin(e)’ becomes the star of Save Our Towns Episode 8
Work by visual artist and advocate Saba Taj featured at Moss Arts Center
President of nation’s largest health and science public education and advocacy organization to speak at VTCRI