More than 50 beers from local, regional, and national breweries will be available for sampling, in addition to menu items from local restaurants and food trucks. Attendees can enjoy tailgating games, mingle with special Virginia Tech guests, and relax on the festival lawn.
During his graduate studies at Virginia Tech, Mahmoud received the Jesse C. Arnold Award for Teaching Excellence for the 2012-13 academic year and was nominated for graduate teaching instructor of record award in 2014.
Registration is open for Virginia Tech’s biennial Black Alumni Reunion. The reunion is a chance for alumni to celebrate with old friends and former faculty and staff, while commemorating university milestones and connecting with students.
In his “off hours," Mario Calixte travels on weekends throughout the country setting up computer labs and teaching elementary and high school instructors basic computer and Linux operating system skills, and how to use and integrate various educational computer-based applications into their curriculum.