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Save the date for Giving Day: Feb. 21-22

It’s almost time for Giving Day – a 24-hour demonstration of what it means to be a Hokie and what we stand for as a community. A chance for all of us to step up, join in, and show the…

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Bringing together rigid and soft electronics

In the lab of Michael Bartlett, new developments are being made in the realm of integrating rigid and soft electronics. The electrically conductive liquid metal adhesive is so good, you can run over…

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Advising Minute - Week 3 - Spring 2024

GE advisor James discusses academic planning resources in this edition of the Advising Minute. Links discussed in the video are included below:Academic Planning WebsiteEngineering Checksheets

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Advising Minute - Week 1 - Spring 2024

GE advisor Maia discusses how to contact your advisor in this edition of the Advising Minute. The links referenced in the video are listed below:Find Your AdvisorNavigateEvening Express Drop-In…

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How to Connect with Your Academic Advisor

This video discusses How to Connect with Your Academic Advisor. Topics covered include:- How to View Your Assigned Advisor- How to use Navigate to Schedule an Advising Appointment- Drop-In Virtual…

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Visionary leader invests in entrepreneurs and Hokie Nation

Meet Jim Strawbridge '84, a visionary leader passionate about mentoring and Hokie Nation. Throughout his career in law, technology and finance, Jim developed a unique perspective that he now…

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General Engineering Change of Major Info Session Recording - Fall 2023

GE advisors Jessica and Alice explain the process of moving out of General Engineering and into a degree-granting engineering major. Links discussed in the video: College of Engineering Change of…

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Researching supersonic jet noise at afterburning conditions

Assistant Professor Joseph Meadows talks about his team's research into jet noise, conducted at the Advanced Power and Propulsion Lab.

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Leanne Caret shares experience, insight with Virginia Tech students

Meet an inspiring leader with a lifelong pursuit to empower others. Named to Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women list five times in a row, Leanne Caret has a simple philosophy that she’s used to…

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Society of Automotive Engineers at Virginia Tech

Carrie Craig, the president of the Society of Automotive Engineers at Virginia Tech, talks about the group and its operations at Virginia Tech.

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Landmark $50 million gift to dramatically expand health sciences research at Virginia Tech

The Richmond, Virginia-based Red Gates Foundation recently committed $50 million to the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC to accelerate health sciences research at Virginia Tech. The gift…

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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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Fundamental understanding of a molecule‘s normal function could inform treatments for a variety of brain disorders

A team of investigators in John Chappell’s lab at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC made a discovery that could inform new therapies.

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Student team builds a new garden tool for a veteran

Army veteran Tammy Landeen wanted to be able to work more easily in her garden, something that was difficult from her wheelchair. A team of seniors from the Department of Mechanical Engineering…

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Stronger tape engineered through the art of cutting

Michael Bartlett’s team at Virginia Tech has adapted kirigami, the ancient Japanese art of cutting paper, into a method for increasing the adhesive bond of ordinary tape by 60 times.

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Bartlett lab tests strong adhesive bond with a brick drop

Michael Bartlett's lab has created a way to dramatically enhance the adhesive strength of tapes by making cuts inspired by kirigami. In this demonstration, they drop a brick on two different…

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