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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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Creating a sustainable foundation for products worldwide

Students and faculty at the Center for Packaging and Unit Load Design are studying how pallets behave while carrying different types of packages. The research will help manufacturers design new…

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Calling all mini pig parents!

The popularity of pet pigs is on the rise, and we want to be sure these porky pals are living their best lives. However, there are currently no objective survey tools to measure quality of life…

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The Virginia Tech SBES program is preparing graduate students for an ever-changing medical industry

The Virginia Tech – Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences (SBES) is a unique multidisciplinary program that bridges the biomedical sciences, biomedical…

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Developing interactive systems for home-based stroke rehabilitation.

The INR Lab at Virginia Tech designs, develops, and evaluates interactive systems for home-based stroke rehabilitation.

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Virtual Run in Remembrance 2021

Hokie Nation once again participated virtually to run/walk over three days to honor the 32 lives lost on April 16th, 2007.

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Testing for COVID-19 at Lane Stadium

Thousands of students, staff and faculty are tested for COVID-19 every week at Lane Stadium, where voluntary, surveillance and prevalence testing is underway.

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Giving Day 2021 Thank You

Hokies everywhere came together like never before and made Giving Day 2021 the biggest and most successful in Virginia Tech history!

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Virginia Tech Giving Day 2021

For 24 hours starting at noon EST on Feb. 24, Hokies from all around the world will join forces to make a difference for our university. On Giving Day, Virginia Tech alumni, students, faculty, staff,…

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A Guide To Double Masking

As more contagious variants of the Sars-COV-2 virus continue to spread there is a need to upgrade your mask-wearing habits. Dr. Linsey Marr answers questions about how best to protect yourself and…

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Joe Griffitts and Hokie Passport Services Recognized With Governor's Award

Joe Griffitts, Director of Hokie Passport Services, was recently awarded a Governor's Award recognizing their outstanding work in creative customer service.

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Understanding the New Coronavirus Vaccines

Infectious Disease Ecologist Kate Langwig explains the complicated dynamics that are at play in determining how effectively the new COVID-19 vaccines will regain pre-pandemic normalcy.

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Save the Date — 2021 Virginia Tech Giving Day

For 24 hours starting at noon EST on Feb. 24, Hokies from all around the world will join forces to make a difference for our university. On Giving Day, Virginia Tech alumni, students, faculty, staff,…

From  Raymond Meese 1 likes 272 plays

Using robots to monitor construction progress

Faculty and students in the Myers-Lawson School of Construction welcomed industry partner Procon Consulting to campus for the unboxing of the school's new robot from Boston Dynamics. The robot…

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Reducing airborne transmission of COVID-19

Enhancing the health and safety of university physical spaces remains paramount as the university navigates COVID-19. Virginia Tech’s robust air quality program was in place before the…

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Outdoor art projections illuminate Moss Arts Center

A collection of outdoor projection projects was created by teams of Virginia Tech faculty and students to bring the Moss Arts Center and its theme of “Flight and Refuge” to life. See…

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