The U.S. Air Force will send the aircraft from the 6th Airlift Squadron at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, to fly over the stadium while the Highty-Tighties, the Corps of Cadets regimental band, are playing the National Anthem.
A joint effort between Virginia Tech Career and Professional Development and Virginia Tech Alumni Relations, Hokie Mentorship Connect is an online platform that matches current Virginia Tech students with Hokies who took similar paths through college and beyond in order to foster career-related relationships.
Smith began her career as a food safety specialist with the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services before transitioning to the Virginia Department of Health, where she works as an environmental health specialist.
Doctor of veterinary medicine alumni William "Bill" Tyrrell and Claire Simeone received the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine’s Lifetime Achievement Alumni Award and Outstanding Recent Alumni Award, respectively.
On April 6, while Virginia Tech students work to complete almost 1,200 service projects throughout the New River Valley, 40 different alumni chapters will be simultaneously doing the same in their own communities across the country.
A generous gift from Minoka Gunesekera ’13 gives back to Virginia Tech’s Cranwell International Center, the place that made her family feel at home in this country and, much later, embraced her as a transfer student.
The Virginia Tech College of Science and Alumni Relations are hosting two public panel discussions in February focusing on women working in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
Perhaps it’s the feeling of being surrounded by poetry, love stories, and mysterious books. Or maybe it’s the intimacy of hushed voices whispering through the stacks. There is something romantic about libraries.