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Virginia Tech group investing in Tanzania’s future

In 2016, a safari adventure among family and friends led to a group of Virginia Tech faculty, students, and alumni starting a nonprofit organization to build a school in Tanzania. Today, the Maasai…

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Health Sciences and Technology campus: Thriving in the spirit of Ut Prosim

The Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine both opened in 2010, continuing the university’s 150-year legacy of service while transforming…

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Research into bamboo shows a sustainable and natural raw building material

Jonas Hauptman hopes to teach a new generation of students how to use raw natural materials, and turn these resources into something that has a more environmentally friendly impact. Hauptman, an…

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Innovation Campus Community Meeting - March 23, 2021

Virginia Tech has a nearly 40-year history in the City of Alexandria and we are excited about the opportunity to expand on that relationship and hopefully become the City’s hometown university.…

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Fralin Biomedical Research Institute expansion melds world-class research and sustainable architecture

From its meadow garden green roof to its underground rainwater cistern, the new research expansion located at 4 Riverside Circle in Roanoke is a model for smart green design. The building is…

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Congratulations, College of Engineering class of 2019

Welcome to the Hokie alumni family.

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Zuka becomes the Virginia Tech Police Department’s newest K-9

Zuka, a 16-month-old German Shepherd, joins the Virginia Tech Police Department as an apprehension and narcotic detection K-9. He is the third K-9 currently in the department.

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Igniting a housing revolution

After years of research and development contributed by over 100 Virginia Tech students and faculty, the FutureHAUS Dubai team built what's now known as the world’s best solar home. But to…

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Food science researchers conduct sensory study on aging characteristics of American whiskeys

Two Virginia Tech Food Science and Technology researchers using the department’s new Sensory Evaluation Lab in HABB1 to conduct a two part study on how humans perceive the changes in smell…

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Richard Randolph

Richard Randolph is a senior Building Construction and Real Estate double major. In his free time, Randolph likes to make videos and take photographs.

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Mail Services installs intelligent lockers

Virginia Tech Mail Services installs intelligent lockers in the Oak Lane Community, giving students secure access to packages, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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Virginia Tech Police Hot Dog Luncheon

The Virginia Tech Police Department’s annual Hot Dog Luncheon took place Tuesday, May 15 in front of the Public Safety Building at the Blacksburg campus. All proceeds from the luncheon…

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