June

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Virginia Tech helps lead broadest study of battery electrode failure in new journal article
Board of Visitors sets university budget at $1.66 billion for 2019-20 fiscal year; strategic plan approved
Bats have an ambulance in their ears
Virginia Tech Board of Visitors approves 2019 promotions, tenure, continued appointments
Virginia Tech engineers victorious with another first place at agBOT
Virginia Tech’s strategic plan approved by Board of Visitors
Virginia Smith celebrates 80 years as alumna
Wind Turbine Team soars to a second-place finish at Collegiate Wind Competition
Multicultural heritage of Solitude to be commemorated
Virginia Tech continues focus on serving needs of current, incoming Hokies
WVTF Public Radio, RADIO IQ budget to be reviewed by Virginia Tech Foundation
Student engineering team advances to global vehicle safety design competition
Graduate student awarded NIH fellowship to study cardiac arrest recovery
Chance encounter becomes a career of innovation for alumnus Steven Bathiche
Virginia Tech announces prime location for new Innovation Campus in Alexandria
Beyond Queen’s stomp-stomp-clap: Computer scientist finds social media boosts engagement during live shows
Jeff Marion receives George Wright Society Award for natural resources achievement
Researchers look toward future 6G wireless systems
‘An extraordinarily positive day for Virginia’
Acclaimed musicians offer two free chamber music concerts at the Moss Arts Center
New master's degree for Innovation Campus
Virginia Tech graduate students selected to join competitive Society for Neuroscience program
iTHRIV announces recipients for statewide pilot research projects
Reunion Weekend 2019 is a growing tradition
Commonwealth Cyber Initiative's statewide network certified, 5G test bed planned
Commonwealth Ballroom renovated and ready to host university community
Media Preview: Virginia Tech’s world-winning solar home comes to Northern Virginia this summer
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine looks to expand reach, impact
Tom Brown reflects on long career at Virginia Tech
Third year of College of Science Dean’s Discovery Fund supports faculty research
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Dwight Shelton honored with 2019 Virginia CFO Award
Orientation 2019: What students, families, and the campus community can expect
Twenty students awarded Fralin Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships
In memoriam: Lawrence Sewell, computer engineer who designed, built Math Emporium computer system
Media Advisory: Hokie BugCamp 2019
Virginia Cyber Range challenges hackers for good
Carmen Giménez Smith awarded Guggenheim Fellowship
Katharine Knowlton reappointed Colonel Horace E. Alphin Professor in Dairy Science
FDA deems molecular test for concussions ‘breakthrough device’
Virginia Tech researcher discovers cellular contributor of Lyme arthritis that could open door to treatment
Virginia Tech expert offers advice for stress-free time away from work
Dimitrios Nikolopoulos named John W. Hancock Professor of Engineering
Bubble of an idea leads to new research on freezing
Remote sensing with ArcGIS Pro workshops offered in Blacksburg and Williamsburg
Industry turns to Newport News program to build data science workforce
Hokies are finalists in NASA contest to design space helmets of the future
Na Meng receives NSF CAREER award to improve the programming environment
Students win international vehicle safety design competition
Students selected to present undergraduate research at ACC Meeting of the Minds Conference
'Sneezing' plants contribute to disease proliferation
Undergraduate research faculty grants create opportunities
University Distinguished Professor X.J. Meng awarded nearly $2 million NIH grant renewal
Study investigates lack of disclaimers on Facebook and Google’s advertising during the 2016 presidential election
Harpreet S. Dhillon named Elizabeth and James E. Turner Jr. ’56 Faculty Fellow
Burning issues
Virginia Cooperative Extension to hold Generation NEXT workshops to help families plan land transfers
Association for Psychological Science names Roseanne Foti and Angela Scarpa as Fellows
RADIO IQ Charlottesville bureau chief wins national Edward R. Murrow Award
Local weather forecasting technology heralds the advent of a SmartFarm network
Inn at Virginia Tech steps up to provide additional support to accommodate student housing needs
First InsideTREES camp brings sustainable biomaterials to life for high schoolers
Hybrid Electric Vehicle Team places second in first year of EcoCAR Mobility Challenge
5 things to know about this week’s debates, according to Virginia Tech’s Bob Denton
Carla Finkielstein and team honored with award for research into circadian rhythms and cancer
G. Don Taylor named interim vice president for research and innovation
Study investigates lack of disclaimers on Facebook and Google’s advertising during the 2016 presidential election
Researchers find that probiotic bacteria reduces the impact of white-nose syndrome in bats
NSF fellowship allows graduate student to balance research, service, and support
More than $1 million dedicated to student sustainability projects at Virginia Tech since 2010
Marc Stern facilitates local solutions to global climate challenges
Pierson Prioleau named director of player development - defense for Virginia Tech football
Summer Institute 2019 encourages faculty and staff to strive for 'inclusive excellence'
Wildlife conservation students take on real-world projects in capstone course
University’s global impact on display at international education expo
Virginia Tech expert available to explain Thursday’s Supreme Court ruling that federal courts don’t have a role in deciding partisan gerrymandering claims
Google Faculty Research Award supports work in detecting human-object interaction in images and videos
Julia Allen joins College of Natural Resources and Environment as assistant dean of advancement
Veterinary college receives $3.1 million NIH grant to create universal flu vaccine
Helping dogs deal with fireworks and other noise anxiety
Graduate student in Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health program receives prestigious Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Ben Barres Fellowship
In memoriam: Robert Lowell, research professor in the Department of Geosciences
Mehrzad Boroujerdi named director of Virginia Tech’s School of Public and International Affairs
Virginia Tech food safety expert offers safe grilling tips for July 4th
Website offers insights into the history of the African American Fourth of July experience
June 2019 Virginia Tech Social Media Highlights
Donald Hempson named associate vice president for international affairs
Veterinary college alumnus to lead large animal clinical sciences at Virginia Tech
Multi-containment filters key to recycling pollutants, creating cleaner energy
Adam Kendrick named Outstanding Recent Alumnus for College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
Anthony Kwame Harrison named Edward S. Diggs Professor in Humanities
College of Science brings high school teachers to campus for nanoscience lessons, experiments
VetTRAC introduces underrepresented students to veterinary student life
Dini Miller to be inducted into Pest Management Professional Hall of Fame
Tanushree Mitra among first to receive research grant providing access to Facebook data
Veterinary college alumna Susan VandeWoude named to National Academy of Sciences
Grant helps Virginia Tech scientists find new ways to use secondary logging materials
Distinguished alumni award winners to speak at veterinary college’s reunion weekend and CE conference
Xiaoting Jia wins CAREER award to develop bio-friendly brain implants