February

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Border walls are compelling visual symbols, but do they keep people out?
Graduate student provides inmates with technical training for agricultural work
The Fralin Life Science Institute supports sustainability and green lab efforts
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors members to tour university facilities across commonwealth Feb. 25-28
Porous carbon fiber research one step closer to use in automotive industry
High-performance computing boosts art and design students’ creative power
Medical student sees his education and future career as a privilege and opportunity to serve
Honors students recognized with Norrine Bailey Spencer Strong Start Award
Xiaoping Zhu named associate dean of Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine’s Maryland campus
HS&T fellows dive deep to learn how to commercialize ideas
Czech National Symphony Orchestra celebrates famed composer and musician Leonard Bernstein
Valentine’s Day 101: Follow your heart, not your mobile device
Engineering student Sammi Rocker named one of Aviation Week’s 20 Twenties
American Indian and Indigenous Community Center director hits the ground running
Vibrant Virginia project boosts graduate students’ work in distressed communities
Gov. Northam, Mark Herring controversy: “accents America’s long, ugly history of blackface” says race and social policy expert
Virginia governor must also be ready to listen, according to Virginia Tech political expert
Nick and Christine: a library love story
Competition seeks solutions to opioid crisis in the numbers
Winter weather brings hazardous driving conditions to roads; expert provides safety tips for navigating
Northern Virginia alumni welcome Innovation Campus announcement
Bestselling author and TED Talks presenter Dan Ariely to speak at Virginia Tech
Measles outbreak: Many states are inadequately vaccinated according to expert
Winter weather: NCR offices opening at 10 a.m. today
Renowned economic theorist shares vision for smart, renewable world
Virginia Tech investigates how Honduran youth respond to crime and violence
Tunnel Vision: Immersive technology brings the tunnels of Vauquois, France, to Blacksburg
Media Advisory: Virginia Tech Air Force ROTC to train on the T-6 Texan aircraft
Virginia Tech commits to expand access to low- and moderate-income students
Safe to use hands-free devices in the car? Yes, according to research
New liaison office brings Germany closer to Virginia Tech
See the Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet perform during its final North American tour
New inductees to faculty academies recognized for leadership, service
Student veers away from traditional study abroad to spend five months in Morocco
Students tackle real-world corporate problems in computational modeling and data analytics capstone project
Exhibition brings African-American music legends to life
Wayne Scales named J. Byron Maupin Professor of Engineering
Nighttime campus safety walk brings university community together to improve safety, security
Jemele Hill, Tommie Smith speak on civil rights and social justice
Drummer and composer John Hollenbeck brings his Grammy-nominated ensemble for an evening of big band jazz
Chemistry researchers use block copolymers to create first carbon fibers with uniform porous structure
Marcelo Stamm joins Virginia Tech’s College of Architecture and Urban Studies
Charles Clancy named Bradley Distinguished Professor in Cybersecurity
Timing is everything: New discoveries in circadian rhythms provide insight into cancer treatment