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Making Space for Mindfulness | Mindful Campus Practices

Mental Health Initiatives Coordinator for Hokie Wellness, Swathi Prabhu, talks about the Mindful Campus Practices, a series of short, five-minute guided mindfulness practice recordings that combine…

From  Christina Franusich 1 likes 650 plays

Fightin' Hokies Lager

Brewed in collaboration between Virginia Tech’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, one of the top programs of its kind nationwide, and the international award-winning Hardywood Park…

From  Timothy Brinton Skiles 0 likes 498 plays

Volunteers learn new skills while caring for Hokie Horses

Volunteers have helped provide outstanding care to the university's horses, through the Equine Volunteer Program. No previous experience is required of the volunteers, many of whom learn new…

From  Raymond Meese 7 likes 1,688 plays

Coffee bike will support Recovery Community

Hokie Wellness and the Virginia Tech Recovery Community have partnered with students and faculty at the College of Architecture and Urban Studies to design and build a coffee bike. The bicycle will…

From  Raymond Meese 6 likes 1,016 plays

Remembering Moose and a life dedicated to service

Beloved Virginia Tech therapy dog, Moose passed away December 2, 2020. He's being remembered for a life of service and as an ambassador for the Cook Counseling Center.

From  Dawn Jefferies 4 likes 1,633 plays

Virginia Tech specialty plates support student scholarships

Virginia Tech specialty license plates, available through the Virginia DMV, give drivers an opportunity to show their Hokie Pride and also support student scholarships.

From  Ryan Young 0 likes 1,046 plays

Real Conversations with Hokies | Advice, Wisdom, and Lessons Learned

Students and recent alumni talk about what they wish they had known when they first became a student at Virginia Tech, lessons they've learned over the years, and advice and wisdom for new…

From  Christina Franusich 0 likes 69 plays

Real Conversations with Hokies | Finding Belonging

Students and recent alumni talk about loneliness, and their struggles as new students on campus to make friends and find community–but also about how they did find belonging at Virginia…

From  Christina Franusich 0 likes 79 plays

Real Conversations with Hokies | First Days on Campus

Students and recent alumni talk about their first days on campus. "My first days at Virginia Tech weren't exactly happy–they were just kind of like 'this is kind of…

From  Christina Franusich 0 likes 127 plays

Real Conversations with Hokies | Asking For Help

Students and recent alumni talk about their struggles and let new Hokies know that it's okay to ask for help. "Be honest with yourself. Know that it's okay to ask for help. It's…

From  Christina Franusich 0 likes 65 plays

Health survey included in new Hokie Ready app

A new safety app, Hokie Ready, provides important emergency information and resources, as well as a health screening tool specific to the coronavirus.

From  Dawn Jefferies 0 likes 288 plays

Move-in begins

Hokies begin moving into residence halls during an extended move-in period with special precautions taken due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

From  Ryan Young 1 likes 644 plays

We're Still Hokies

The spring without Virginia Tech sports isn't what we expected, but we look forward to jumping together again and being where we all feel at Hokie nation.

From  Fairen Horner 4 likes 2,120 plays

Kevin Sutton shares financial wellness tips

Kevin Sutton, assistant director of financial wellness at Hokie Wellness, shares tips on how students can keep their finances in mind during these uncertain times.

From  Erin Williams 0 likes 370 plays

Hokie Wellness Tips for Resiliency in Uncertain Times

Navigating uncertain times is rarely easy. Whether it’s the stress of crisis management, the burden of urgent responsibilities, or simply the upheaval of daily norms, such periods can make…

From  Erin Williams 0 likes 97 plays

Graduate student and peer health educator shares distancing tips for students

Teagan Neveldine, Class of 2021 Master of Public Health graduate student and Peer Health Educator with Hokie Wellness, gives advice to students on slowing the spread of COVID-19 and how to cope with…

From  Dan Mirolli 0 likes 211 plays