As part of the iScholars program, a select group of Virginia Tech students will use the online learning platform to gain an appreciation for the entrepreneurial mindset before spending a summer in industry.
Joseph Mitola and Kevin Heaslip bring experience critical to continuing Hume's mission of educating the next generation of leaders in national security technologies through experiential learning and innovative research.
Randall Murch, research leader for Biosecurity and Forensics, Virginia Tech National Capital Region Research Development Team, is principal investigator. for the project, which will tackle the security of 'life science big data' in a defined construct for the first time.
Virginia Tech will host fall commencement exercises on Friday in Cassell Coliseum. More than 2,300 students will be honored for completing their academic degrees at the end of the summer and fall terms.
The Council of Graduate Schools’ Board of Directors honored Vice President and Dean for Graduate Education Karen P. DePauw with the first Debra W. Stewart Award for outstanding leadership in graduate education.
The award is the highest honor at the EMC. Ingram has been an active member of the center's Advisory Council since 2001 and previously served as co-chair of Virginia Tech’s Women in Leadership and Philanthropy Council.
Reddy’s research involves the development of novel algorithms for data analytics with applications to a wide range of real-world domains, such as health care, crowdfunding, bioinformatics, social networks, and business intelligence.
President Tim Sands and Menah Pratt-Clarke, vice president for strategic affairs and vice provost for inclusion and diversity, spoke on several initiatives to boost enrollment among minority and underrepresented populations at the roundtable event in Washington, D.C.
The academy was established by the U.S. Congress in 1967 to assist government leaders in building more-effective, efficient, accountable, and transparent organizations. Khademian was named a Fellow in 2009.
Holt, professor emeritus in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies and former director of the Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center at Virginia Tech, has earned the Architecture Medal for Virginia Service.
Next week, a new team of students will head to Flint, Michigan, for the fourth and possible final round of testing for lead in the city’s drinking water. The goal of the trip is to determine if water quality has continued to improve.