Every day, Virginia Tech faculty, researchers, and students delve into data, experiment, and study research findings to address real-world challenges. In the latest installment on complex problems, hear how data is used to boost safety, improve efficiency, and promote equity.
Chosen from an inspiring mix of firms that responded to a public RFP issued last summer, SmithGroup — which has offices in 15 cities — will provide full design services for the first 300,000-square-foot building.
Collins, who has led Cornell’s college of engineering since 2010, was a key member of the leadership team that successfully bid to partner with New York City to build Cornell Tech, which opened its Roosevelt Island campus in 2017.
Haugh, who has nearly 20 years of public relations, marketing, and communication experience, including nine years at Virginia Tech, will be working in an integral role to raise the profile of Virginia Tech’s national and international research portfolio.
A recent study led by Virginia Tech suggests that the small increase in walking rates between 2001 and 2017 was predominantly found in dense, urban cities where measures have been taken to improve infrastructure and programs.
Demonstrating the power of philanthropy to enhance the Equine Medical Center's ability to treat sport horses, the Steven and Jane Hale Indoor Arena was made possible by Aimee and Frank Batten, who originated the matching challenge.