Mankosa, one of 84 new members and 22 foreign members, was selected for engineering contributions to the conception, development, design, and application of advanced separation technologies for mineral processing.
His 27-year career at Virginia Tech was marked by major program growth and numerous individual successes as a nationally and internationally recognized expert on prices, price discovery, and price risk management.
Nearly three years after a fire destroyed Mzuzu University's library, students in Virginia Tech’s College of Architecture and Urban Studies are designing a new library for the Malawi institution, located in one of the world's most impoverished nations.
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.
The Pearsons have endowed a collegiate faculty fellow within the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics that will enhance the department's agribusiness program and expand opportunities for Virginia Tech students in and out of the classroom.
The gifts will help fund a professorship, a research fellowship, departmental operations, and student learning activities. “Howard’s contribution will take the program to the next level and shape future generations of industry leaders,” said department head Nancy Gard McGehee.
Blythe Boyd works to increase fellow students' professionalism, boost their confidence, and serve others through the Career Outfitters project. Students can browse through racks of new or gently used professional clothing on Feb. 1-2.
From Virginia Tech student and dog walker to business director, Caroline Murphy has developed a unique breed of occupation, and one that will bring her into the homes of thousands of Americans on Dec. 27.
Vining is an acclaimed statistics researcher, internationally known for his expertise in the use of experimental design for quality, productivity, and reliability improvement and in the application of statistical process control.