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Save the date: Giving Day is Feb. 15-16

Join Hokies around the world for Giving Day, a 24-hour celebration in support of Virginia Tech, starting at noon, EST, on Feb. 15. Alumni, students, friends, employees, and parents are all coming…

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Virginia Tech hosts its first STEM and College Fair in Alexandria, Virginia

On Saturday, October 29, 2022, Virginia Tech hosted its first Science Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) and College Fair in collaboration with Alfred Street Baptist Church at George…

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Internationally recognized scientist joins Virginia Tech to lead new Fralin Biomedical Research Institute Center for Exercise Medicine Research

Zhen Yan, a top international molecular exercise and physiology researcher, will become the inaugural director of the new Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC Center for Exercise Medicine…

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Early Identification Program at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Each year the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine accepts students from groups who are underrepresented in medicine to an Early Identification Program, which provides intensive medical school…

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VTCSOM Conversations about Health Disparities

What an amazing and informative event! Thank you Black Father Families for organizing this event featuring Dr. Robert Winn and moderated by Dr. William Lee. Watch the full conversation at…

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In Conversation: The Modern Land-Grant Mission

Virginia Tech President Tim Sands and Washington State President Kirk Schulz, a Virginia Tech alumnus, share their thoughts on higher education. In part one of this on-on-one conversation, the two…

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Roanoke Center leadership institute is building a pipeline of women for municipal management roles

The Virginia Tech Roanoke Center is partnering with nonprofit Virginia Women Leading Government to cultivate a pipeline of women ready to step into municipal management roles. The Virginia Women…

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Pat Artis honored with 2022 Alumni Distinguished Service Award

Pat Artis ’71 was recognized with Virginia Tech’s Alumni Distinguished Service Award May 12. The 2022 award recognized four individuals with outstanding service to the university and the…

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Jim Watkins honored with 2022 Alumni Distinguished Service Award

Jim Watkins ’71 was recognized with Virginia Tech’s Alumni Distinguished Service Award May 12. The 2022 award recognized four individuals with outstanding service to the university and…

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John Dooley honored with 2022 Alumni Distinguished Service Award

John Dooley who received his Master’s Degree and Ph.D. from Virginia Tech, was recognized with the university’s Alumni Distinguished Service Award May 12. The 2022 award recognized four…

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Mike Quillen honored with 2022 Alumni Distinguished Service Award

Mike Quillen ’70 was recognized with Virginia Tech’s Alumni Distinguished Service Award May 12. The 2022 award recognized four individuals with outstanding service to the university and…

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Nicholas Street honored with Ut Prosim medal

Nicholas Street '53 was honored with Virginia Tech’s Ut Prosim medal. The Ut Prosim Medal recognizes and honors individuals whose great contributions and distinguished service to Virginia…

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Regina Dugan recognized with 2022 University Distinguished Achievement Award

Regina Dugan '84 was recognized with Virginia Tech’s University Distinguished Achievement Award May 12. This award recognizes achievement that is nationally significant, and has enduring…

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Hoda Kotb honored with Virginia Tech’s 2022 University Distinguished Achievement Award

Hoda Kotb '86 was recognized with Virginia Tech’s University Distinguished Achievement Award May 12. This award recognizes achievement that is nationally significant, and has enduring…

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College of Engineering Holds Student Organized Volleyball Tournament

Matthew Drew, a senior in Materials Science and Engineering, organized a college-wide volleyball tournament for his fellow engineers. Drew felt that engineers could use a stress break and hoped the…

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Veterinary Teaching Hospital gets a new underwater treadmill

Veterinary Teaching Hospital gets a new underwater treadmill. After 20 years of daily use, the existing underwater treadmill needed to be replaced within the rehabilitation service…

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