Research on aging makes for two entertaining and informative events as the center commemorates its first four decades. A collaboration with a local retirement community and a talk by a Cornell University professor will mark the milestone.
JP Caudill, a 2000 Virginia Tech graduate who lives in Virginia Beach, was the second U.S. male and the sixth runner overall to complete the World Marathon Challenge. He will run in the Boston Marathon on Monday.
They serve inner-city youth and run nonprofits. They are coaches, teachers, entrepreneurs, preschool operators, and financial planners.
Seven Virginia Tech alumni will be recognized on April 13 during the Influential Black Alumni Awards ceremony at 8 p.m. in Squires Student Center’s Colonial Hall.
A member of the university community since 1982, Creamer was the principal investigator of more than $3 million in National Science Foundation grants focused on the recruitment of women to careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
Allen Bachelder’s legacy as a Department of Music professor emeritus continues through a scholarship in his name. Join alumni, students, and the community in supporting the Trumpet Festival that helps sustain the scholarship by donating through Virginia Tech’s crowdfunding platform.
Opportunity and Curiosity are not only the names of two of Dave Lavery’s Mars Exploration Rovers, they are apt descriptors of his career path as an alumnus of the Virginia Tech Department of Computer Science.
Claire Simeone has become the first-ever veterinarian to be named a TED Fellow — a dream come true she credits in part to attending the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech.
After graduating in 1979 with a degree in accounting, Calhoun went to work for General Electric, starting a 26-year career that eventually led him to executive positions at Nielsen and Blackstone, one of the world's leading investment firms. Along the way, he has made many generous commitments of resources and time to Virginia Tech.
The gift from David Calhoun will also support the development and implementation of curricula for the Calhoun Honors Discovery Program, a pilot model for collaborative learning within the Honors College that will train graduates for the 21st century’s innovation economy.