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Thousands of students head to Lane Stadium for COVID-19 vaccination clinic

The chairs and tables were lined up as volunteers prepared to give a shot in the arm to students arriving at Lane Stadium's vaccination clinic.

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Go Virginia Faculty Networking and Internship event

The inaugural kickoff for the Developing a Destination for Talent Initiative brought together students, faculty and local employers to develop and retain talent in the local area.

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Economic and social theorist Jeremy Rifkin speaks to crowd at Moss Arts Center

Jeremy Rifkin gave a public lecture on Feb. 6 covering the global economic crisis, energy security, and climate change, and how the Roanoke and New River Valley region could navigate those challenges…

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Virginia Tech community takes advantage of free flu vaccinations

On Tuesday, Dec. 4, members of the Virginia Tech community went to Squires Student Center for free flu vaccinations. The New River Valley Health District, in partnership with Hokie Wellness, put…

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Public health graduate students lead camp to teach children about health, well-being

Market Kids is a 13-week camp based in Christiansburg that teaches local kids (ages 6-13) the importance of health and well-being. The kids learned to plant vegetables, learned about nutrition, took…

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Roam bike share kickoff ceremony

Students, commuters and campus visitors alike now have a fresh way to get around thanks to Roam NRV, a new bike share program launched through a regional partnership among Virginia Tech, Blacksburg…

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