While the pandemic has changed a lot this year, we were grateful to celebrate the class of 2024 with their White Coat Ceremony. There were masks, physical distancing, and not as many guests, but we still found ways to make it special. Students were surprised with videos from their family and friends as well as letters sent by their loved ones.
Montgomery County school students are receiving music instruction through the Virginia Tech String Project. Graduate and undergraduate teachers, under the supervision of Virginia Tech Music faculty, give small group and individualized instruction on a variety of string instruments. Due to COVID-19, weekly instruction this year has utilized Zoom, with monthly in-person gatherings on campus, where social distancing can be maintained.
Undergraduates in Dr. Ozzie Abaye's Agriculture, Global Food Security and Health course
through the School of Plant Environmental Sciences recently performed for residents of Commonwealth Senior living in Christiansburg. Students Rose Scannell, Mary Weeks, Sara Rheintgen, and Noreen Karam are tasked with a service learning project and have come under the mentor ship of Theatre Through Windows co-creators Courtney Surmanek and Stephen T. Licardi. Commonwealth's Activities Director,…
Carla Finkielstein, director of the Virginia Tech Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC and associate professor of biological sciences describes the investments Virginia Tech made in its own COVID-19 testing analysis lab to serve the community.
VT Engage is helping students and employees vote early by offering a free shuttle service to one of the county's early vote locations. Shuttles will be offered at various times from Monday through Saturday until early voting ends on October 31. Participants must be registered to vote in Montgomery County. To sign up for an appointment slot, visit engage.vt.edu/vote.
Preston's open for business with innovative…
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From Dawn Jefferies
on October 26th, 2020
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Freshmen Hokies Get Help With First Year Experience Program
From Ryan Young
on October 22nd, 2020
Mammalogy Class Utilizes Outdoor Spaces To Study…
Mammalogy Class Utilizes Outdoor Spaces To Study Carnivores
From Ryan Young
on October 21st, 2020
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