It will be a 24-hour period filled with excitement and highlighted by thousands of alumni, students, employees, family, and friends coming together to fuel accomplishments across every area of the university.
The grant awarded to Esther Wisdom, a junior in the Honors College, is one of 17 of the approved proposals submitted by undergraduate students. Overall, 12 percent of the grant applications were approved for funding.
Sachs will give his presentation "Achieving Sustainable Development in the United States and throughout the World" at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at 2 Riverside Circle in Roanoke. The event will be free and open to the public.
Half of the family’s gift will be designated to the renovation and expansion of the Hokies football strength and conditioning center. The other half will go toward the Pamplin College of Business and its future Global Business and Analytics Complex.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine students will try to win back their title against a team of Carilion Clinic residents, attending physicians, and Jefferson College of Health Sciences students in the seventh annual Docs for Morgan basketball challenge.
David O’Neil’s quest for the big picture has served him well. The second-year student at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine finds that his meticulous study habits often help bring to light new ways of thinking about problems.
John Unkel will give a lecture examining how the medical and dental professions have evolved in the past 100 years. The lecture will be held at 6 p.m. on Jan. 9 at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine.
In Fralin’s vision of the future, an academic health center fueled by world-class research will transform the Roanoke Valley and create a robust economy that will enhance the lives of residents for decades to come.
At the Pamplin College of Business, learning firsthand about practical business issues and challenges and gaining experience in problem solving under imperfect conditions are two of the benefits students receive as a result of the college’s collaborations with business.