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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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What's your science? - Riya Bhavsa

Riya Bhavsa loves how science presents a life-long learning journey and wants to continue her studies of neurodegenerative diseases of the brain.

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What's your science? - Maddie Turner

Maddie Turner loves the hands-on aspect of science and talks about her experience working in a lab.

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Class of 2019: Anna Luther incorporates psychology into songwriting

Anna Luther is not only ready to graduate with a degree in psychology, she's ready to further her music career. During her years at Virginia Tech, Luther has been making music in both her dorm…

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Peru: Bonus Content - an interview with Martin Vargas Alvines

In this bonus content, first-generation college student Martin Vargas Alvines reflects on the study program that began in the United States and ended in his home country.

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How workday stress impacts commutes home

Virginia Tech Assistant Professor of Psychology Charles Calderwood researched whether a person’s workday experiences influenced how safely he or she drives on the way home from work.…

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HokieTalks: How Gender Shapes Women’s Path to Leadership

Roseanne Foti, chair of the Psychology department in the College of Science, studies drawings that people of all ages draw of leaders to help understand and shift perceptions of leadership.

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Reunion 2018 Seminar with Michael Friedlander

Hear about Virginia Tech's research into cancer, human brain diseases and psychology from Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute Executive Director Michael Friedlander.

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