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International Student Gratitude Meal 2021

Over 175 international students and family members gathered on the Monday prior to Thanksgiving to celebrate and express gratitude. For many, it was their first time trying roast turkey. In addition…

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Virginia Tech Rec Sports hosts Thankful Three-Miler

The second-annual Thankful Three-Miler on Nov. 14 drew 158 members of the Virginia Tech community to run or walk on the Buford Meredith Cross Country Course on the university's Blacksburg…

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Reflections on Juneteenth Scholars Research

Brandy Faulkner, the Gloria D. Smith Professor of Black Studies, discusses her research for the inaugural Juneteenth Scholars program in the Virginia Tech College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences.…

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My Summer and Winter Experience - Rodney Okyere

Rodney Okyere, Class of 2023 Computer Science major, shares his experience while taking courses during summer and winter sessions at Virginia Tech.

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My Summer and Winter Experience - Naylle Pando

Naylle Pando, Class of 2023 Computer Science major, shares her experience while taking courses during summer and winter sessions at Virginia Tech.

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If These Walls Could Talk: 150 Years of Corps of Cadets History

Celebrate the 150-year legacy of Virginia Tech through the history of its cadets through a one-of-a-kind sesquicentennial show, created and produced by the Institute of Creativity, Arts, and…

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Making Space for Mindfulness | Mindful Campus Practices

Mental Health Initiatives Coordinator for Hokie Wellness, Swathi Prabhu, talks about the Mindful Campus Practices, a series of short, five-minute guided mindfulness practice recordings that combine…

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Fall 2021 Semester Begins

Hokies filled the classrooms, the walkways and the dining halls as the fall semester got underway on Monday, August 23.

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Constructing the new Creativity and Innovation District

Virginia Tech's new Creativity and Innovation District, on the eastern edge of campus, will soon cultivate a community of creation and innovation. Anchoring the initial development of the…

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Hokie Ambassadors add personal touch to campus tours

Hokie Ambassador Nick Cox, a senior majoring in Marketing Management, began working for Admissions his freshman year and as he continued learning about the university, he realized leading campus…

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Recovery Community brings coffee bike to campus

A mobile coffee shop is coming to campus, allowing students from the Virginia Tech Recovery Community to serve free coffee while discussing substance use recovery with fellow Hokies.

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June 15 Town Hall: Frank Shushok on Covid vaccine exemptions

In a town hall conversation on June 15, Frank Shushok, vice president for student affairs, explains the options when it comes to requesting an exemption from the Covid vaccine.

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2021 Spring Commencement returns to Lane Stadium for in-person ceremonies

Graduates walked across the stage as their names were called during 16 in-person ceremonies held at Lane Stadium May 10 - 16. The individual college ceremonies celebrated students while adhering to…

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JW Lee reflects on her time as a Hokie before graduation

Senior Jiayi "JW" Lee credits Virginia Tech and the Department of Computer Science for providing "unique and precious experiences" to grow into her new role as a software engineer…

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Hokie Engineering Graduate Ian Davis reflects on his time at Virginia Tech

Ian Davis, 2021 College of Engineering Outstanding Student takes a look back at his time as a Hokie, the friendships he's made, and offers encouragement to his fellow graduates.

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Paddleboarding with Venture Out

Venture Out hosted one of their Park and Play Stand-Up Paddleboarding trips at Clayor Lake on Reading Day. Participants were provided with paddleboards, paddles, PFDs and basic instruction before…

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