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HokieTalks: Experiential learning and student success

Join us to learn how Virginia Tech students are getting hands-on, real world experiences in our latest HokieTalk. Experiential learning provides students the knowledge and skills they need for…

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CAUS Dean's Message for Fall 2020 Commencement

Dean Richard Blythe wishes the Fall 2020 graduates the best of luck upon graduation. Congratulations to all the Fall 2020 graduates!

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WAAC uses technology to connect architecture students

In Ryan Pieper's Design Build course, based out of the Washington Alexandria Architecture Center, students are able to work with hands-on building projects while their classmates assist them…

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Rethinking the approach to teaching during a pandemic

Christopher Pritchett, foundation chair at the school of architecture + design, has found it refreshing to be pushed out of his comfort zone, as the pandemic has forced him to rethink how he teaches.

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Creating a safer learning environment

Faculty, students and staff at the College of Architecture and Urban Studies are using plexiglass to create a safe, beautiful environment. Using a variety of colors of plexiglass, they are installing…

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College of Architecture and Urban Studies faculty member develops new COVID-19 key design

Ryan Pieper, associate professor at the Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center, found the key to his contribution in the times of COVID-19 in designing a more efficient and widely -accessible…

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Sydney Miller - College of Architecture and Urban Studies Outstanding Senior

Sydney Miller, Outstanding Senior in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies for the Class of 2020, talks about her time at Virginia Tech.

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Students embark on Washington Experience, learning in the nation's capital

For two weeks in January, nine Virginia Tech students participated in Washington Experience: U.S. Congressional Oversight in Action, a winter session seminar that takes participants behind the…

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In Search of Beauty

In Search of the Beauty of Nature by Tianming Zhao is an exhibit featuring watercolor paintings and leaf prints inspired by natural beauty. The appreciation of nature is always a guideline for…

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Architecture students design, build New River Train Observatory

Virginia Tech students in the School of Architecture + Design collaborated with the City of Radford's tourism department to highlight the region's train history. The cross-disciplinary team…

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HokieTalks: Tracking air pollution to aid the design of healthy neighborhoods

Steve Hankey with the School of Public and International Affairs in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies, gives his presentation "Tracking air pollution to aid the design of healthy…

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First-year Jaedun Wilson looks forward to years at Virginia Tech

First-year architecture student Jaedun Wilson is ready for the learning, personal growth, and connections he'll make during his years at Virginia Tech.

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Senior uses personal experience to develop virtual look into sleep paralysis

Hokie Tariq Harrison woke from his sleep unable to move. His experience with sleep paralysis inspired the Creative Technologies major to help others understand the condition through virtual reality…

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Hokies in London 2019

The third annual Hokies in London event brought alumni, students, friends, and family together at the Royal Automobile Club in London June 29, 2019. Dean Richard Blythe provided an update on the…

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3D Scanning in Art & Architecture Library

The University Libraries Art and Architecture Library at Virginia Tech houses collections in visual arts, art history, architecture, decorative arts, and design. And now it is also home to two 3D…

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Chromosome structure inspires art

A collaboration between a Virginia Tech entomology professor, art professor, and computer science professor working in biophysics has resulted in the creation of stunning works of art that can help…

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