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E-scooters return to Virginia Tech providing opportunities for research, alternative transportation

E-scooters will soon reappear on Virginia Tech’s Blacksburg campus as a continuation of a naturalistic driving study led by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute and Ford-owned…

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Food-safety regulations

This presentation on food-safety regulations covers the Food Safety Modernization Act, meat and poultry inspections, and economic analysis of the benefits of, and incentives created by, food-safety…

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Government and private third-party quality labels

The eleventh in a series of 20 webinars in the Virginia Sustainable Farms and Agribusiness Education Initiative. Presented by Dr. John Bovay, Assistant Professor, Agricultural and Applied…

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New measures bring commitment to keeping dining halls safe

The approach to dining, like many things, has changed this year at Virginia Tech. Vice president for student affairs, Frank Shushok, says Dining Services is committed to providing safety to both…

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Virginia Seafood AREC Field Day

Saied Mostaghimi introduces the Virginia Seafood Agricultural Research and Extension Center as well as shares about the various research being conducted at the center. Stakeholders also share their…

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President Sands welcomes students back to campus

President Tim Sands welcomes students back to campus and encourages them to commit to public health guidelines.

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Science Convocation 2020- Dean Morton

College of Science Dean Sally C. Morton welcomes students to the Fall 2020 semester and new academic year.

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Commissioner Jewel Bronaugh's Message to the Pesticide Safety Educators Workshop

Commissioner Jewel Bronaugh's Message to the Pesticide Safety Educators Workshopby Dr. Jewel Bronaughfor PSEW 2020

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Opening Remarks, PSEP Status, Planning, and Reporting

Opening Remarks, PSEP Status, Planning, and Reportingby Dr. Daniel Frankfor PSEW 2020

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5 Tips to: Be Committed. Be Well.

It’s been too long, Hokies, but our physically distant reunion is on the horizon. Whether it’s your first semester or the home stretch of your degree, you’re about to embark on an…

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IPM for Plant Disease in the Home Garden and Landscape--A Hands-on Workshop Ready for Delivery to Master Gardeners, Video I

This is the first video of a three-part video series, IPM for Plant Disease in the Home Garden and Landscape, prepared by Elizabeth Bush, Extension Plant Pathologist in the Virginia Tech Plant…

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Virginia Tech Helmet Lab director on flag football helmet ratings

Steve Rowson, the director of the Virginia Tech Helmet Lab, discusses ratings for flag football protective headgear. Ratings can be found at www.vt.edu/helmet.

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Zuka becomes the Virginia Tech Police Department’s newest K-9

Zuka, a 16-month-old German Shepherd, joins the Virginia Tech Police Department as an apprehension and narcotic detection K-9. He is the third K-9 currently in the department.

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Mail Services installs intelligent lockers

Virginia Tech Mail Services installs intelligent lockers in the Oak Lane Community, giving students secure access to packages, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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Virginia Tech: Good Agricultural Practices

Amber Vallotton, fresh produce food safety coordinator with Virginia Cooperative Extension, assisted Mike Calhoun of Stover Shop Greenhouses in Churchville, Virginia, in acquiring his Good…

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Virginia Tech Police Hot Dog Luncheon

The Virginia Tech Police Department’s annual Hot Dog Luncheon took place Tuesday, May 15 in front of the Public Safety Building at the Blacksburg campus. All proceeds from the luncheon…

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