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Future of Work Pilot

At the start of the fall 2021 semester, Human Resources launched a full-year Future of Work pilot that included participants from Advancement, the College of Engineering, Information Technology, the…

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The American Rescue Plan: Farms, Food, and Families

A special webinar on the American Rescue Plan and its implications for farms and agribusinesses, food security, and family financial health. Presented by Dr. John Bovay, Assistant Professor,…

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COVID-19 in Context: A Deans’ Forum on Living with a Pandemic - March 15, 2021

When COVID-19 transformed our world just a year ago, the fields of medicine, public health, and biomedical research all mobilized as part of the international crisis response. Yet those disciplines…

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Direct marketing to consumers through farmers' markets and other channels

The tenth in a series of 20 webinars in the Virginia Sustainable Farms and Agribusiness Education Initiative. Presented by Dr. Zoë Plakias, Assistant Professor, Agricultural, Environmental,…

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HokieTalks: Virginia Tech and COVID-19 Lessons from the past

Join us for a virtual event where Virginia Tech experts will explore our community response to COVID-19. We'll explore travel during the pandemic, shared trauma and shared resilience, and…

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Coffee with the Dean: Bill Roth

In the inaugural episode of Coffee with the Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences' Dean Laura Belmonte chats with Bill Roth, legendary Voice of the Hokies and professor of practice in…

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Hokies find inspiration in promise to serve

Dedicated to our motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve) Hokies serve as a force for positive change in a world without boundaries.

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Vice President Frank Shushok thanks donors to the Student Emergency Fund

Vice President for Student Affairs Frank Shushok shares a thank you message with donors to the Student Emergency Fund.

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A History of the Spanish Flu Pandemic

Professor Tom Ewing discusses the Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918, how it affected Virginia Polytechnic Institute's campus, and how it relates to the current SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.

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Ag Policy & Market Outlook Forum (April 2, 2020)

During this webinar, faculty and researchers from the Virginia Tech Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics discussed COVID-19 and its anticipated effects on trade and commodity markets; the…

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