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There were also three exhibit displays from the Virginia Tech April 16, 2007, archive of items stored in the Newman Library basement. The exhibits include a condolence book sent to Tech of letters and writings that was compiled by then-high school students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the ...
WHEREAS, on the morning of April 16, 2007, a senseless and incomprehensible tragedy struck the campus of Virginia Tech; and. WHEREAS, the lives of 32 members of the Virginia Tech community were stolen without warning, creating voids in the hearts and minds of friends and family who feel their ...

But a team at Virginia Tech believes they've solved one big problem after working with a disabled veteran. After ten years serving in the army, Tammy Landeen of Caribou, Maine was paralyzed in a horseback riding accident. A big problem she now faces every year is something many likely wouldn't think ...
Virginia Tech police are warning the community about a scam that involves people staging traffic accidents. Usually working in pairs, the scammers will try to convince you that you hit either them or their car with your vehicle. They will then attempt to coerce you into not contacting the police or insurance ...
Virginia Tech School of Architecture and Design's landscape architecture program is currently hosting the Council of Educators of Landscape Architecture (CELA) 2018 conference. CELA is made up of over 120 universities and architecture programs with the goal of “preparation of landscape architects for ...
Virginia Tech raised $1.6 million from more than 4,800 donors during its first annual Giving Day, which spanned 24 hours starting at noon on March 20. Gifts ranged from $5 to $100,000, according to a news release from the school about the first annual Virginia Tech Giving Day event. “This was a ...

"We're open 365 days a year for making gifts but on this particular day we're really focused on the message and the power of mobilizing the Hokie nation," said John Torget, the Assistant Vice President for Leadership Gifts and Annual Giving at Virginia Tech. The university nearly doubled the amount it ...
BLACKSBURG, Va. - Following the mass shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 dead, the old debate is back: Do violent video games play a role in real-world violence? President Donald Trump is among those who floated the idea around in the week following the shooting, but Virginia Tech ...
Northam graciously accepted our invitation to speak to our graduating students,” Virginia Tech President Tim Sands said in a written announcement. “His leadership in medicine, business, and government makes him an ideal choice to inspire our graduates during the commencement celebration.”.
At the beginning of this season, Virginia Tech was undeniably offensively driven. If the Hokies could make their shots, they would win games, and if they struggled at all from the field, they were going to lose. They had no defensive identity. Over the last month, and particularly the last c…
The panel will feature: Sally Morton, dean of Tech's College of Science; Audra Van Wart, director of education and training at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute; Sylvester Johnson, founding director of the new Center for the Humanities at Virginia Tech; and WDBJ (Channel 7) news anchor Robin ...
If Virginia Tech's board raises tuition rates, it would be the 17th consecutive year that costs have increased. MATT GENTRY/THE ROANOKE TIMES ... ROANOKE — Virginia Tech will consider raising its tuition by as much as 4.9 percent for the coming school year. That's a maximum amount that the school ...
Back in December, Virginia Tech coach Justin Fuente's name surfaced as Florida State looked to fill their head coaching vacancy after Jimbo Fisher bolted for a pile of cash at Texas A&M. Fuente declined to even have a conversation with the Seminoles and set a clear tone for the future that he has ...
If you survive a mass shooting, life changes quickly. For me, at Virginia Tech almost 11 years ago, it changed the instant I heard the gun shots. And when I heard the news Wednesday about the high school shooting in Parkland, Fla., the feelings that I had during and after Virginia Tech came back instantly.
Watching another mass school shooting unfold on TV certainly stirred up a lot of emotions for Jarrett's mother Tracey Lane of Narrows. "Within these 10 years of Virginia Tech, that nothing has been done. That is the hardest thing to get past, or to deal with. The families that were affected from Virginia Tech ...
Unless it's colder than 40 degrees, or it's raining or windy, Virginia Tech is a really great place to go out running. The Blacksburg area is full of different types of scenery and wildlife and there are dozens of near-perfect places to take a quick and easy run, or a more difficult/long run.
"We've been collaborating with them, they've been giving us programmatic information about what the library should contain and then we've taken that and tried to analyze it and synthesize it into the three schemes that we have so far," said Kevin Jones, a Virginia Tech Visiting Assistant Professor of ...

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Several exciting bouts highlighted the day, but a stretch of five consecutive nationally-ranked wrestlers pushed the road team to the win as Virginia (4-9, 0-4 ACC) dropped a 22-18 dual meet with No. 9 Virginia Tech (14-2, 4-0 ACC) on Sunday afternoon at Memorial Gym.
Josh Biggerstaff with the University of Tennessee aims his ax at a wooden bullseye during the ax throwing competition at Timberbeast on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. ERICA YOON | The Roanoke Times. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. DUBLIN — Throwing axes. Pitching knives. Rolling a 12-foot log ...
At Virginia Tech, we have a myriad of degree options for both graduate and undergraduate students. Some degree options, like fish conservation, are seen as somewhat out of the box or strange. Well, with graduate school comes a plethora of even stranger degree options to explore at Virginia Tech.
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Virginia Tech men's basketball team welcomes North Carolina State to Carilion Clinic Court at Cassell Coliseum on Wednesday night, Feb. 7. Tip is at 9 p.m. Virginia Tech is 15-40 all-time against the Wolfpack, in a series that began in 1915. Tech is 8-12 in home games ...
A trial is underway for a former Virginia Tech student who is accused of stabbing a 13-year-old girl to death after they allegedly connected over an instant messaging app. David Eisenhauer was an 18-year-old freshman when he allegedly killed 13-year-old Nicole Lovell. Prosecutors said she was stabbed ...
(WSET) -- In a 2 day trip from Buchanan County Virginia, a group of female students got a whirlwind tour of Virginia Tech opening their eyes to new careers. "I never knew that there was so much, like so many different things that you could do in engineering. Like I thought it was mechanical stuff, like just working on cars and ...
Virginia Tech's spot in the National Science Foundation's research and expenditure spending ranking rose one spot in the last fiscal year. Tech's total research and expenditure spending rose from $504 million to an all-time high of $521 million, according to numbers released by the National Science ...
BLACKSBURG, Va. – The old adage that if your sweeter you may get more bug bites, may actually be backed up by scientific proof. Scientist at Virginia Teach say that research shows that mosquitoes can rapidly learn and remember the smells of humans and that dopamine is a key mediator of this process.
The former Virginia Tech offensive guard understands that may have rubbed his coaches the wrong way. But Teller's differing disposition didn't stem from a disinterest in practicing. The NFL hopeful has dealt with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder since he was a small child. The medication he takes ...
The Houston Texans met with Virginia Tech cornerback Greg Stroman after practice for the East West Shrine Game. Stroman is the second Hokie cornerback to whom the Texans have spoken this week. Brandon Facyson also met with the team. Stroman measured in at 5-11 and 174 lbs to open the week.
(WSET) - A man accused of keeping 13 children shackled in his California home graduated from Virginia Tech. 57-year-old David Allen Turpin and 49-year-old ... Virginia Tech says David Turpin graduated in 1984 with a B.S. degree in Electrical and Computer engineering. The grandparents' say the children looked happy ...
After an impressive comeback win at Ole Miss this past Saturday, the Virginia Tech Hokies return home to Cassell Coliseum for a New River Valley showdown with neighbor Radford. The Hokies' schedule eases up for the next couple of games before VT faces their toughest challenge of non-conference ...
BLACKSBURG, Va. - A forecasting technology created by researchers at Virginia Tech could warn people days and weeks before a flu outbreak hits their area. The tool will soon be available to the public as researchers are teaming up with AccuWeather to make the flu forecast a part of the weather app.
BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center has joined forces with a local landowner to build professional housing within ...
Zhang, a former professor of biological systems engineering at Virginia Tech, was also the chief scientific officer of Cell-Free Bioinnovations ...
Virginia Tech's Council on Virginia Tech's History “will explore how Virginia Tech might recognize and acknowledge its history in the context of ...
The Virginia Tech Police Department (VTPD) has made incredible strides ... LiveSafe has every resource that Virginia Tech students and faculty ...
Virginia Tech poultry science graduate student Mallory White watches over the turkey Drumstick in Gobbler's Rest on Wednesday. The public is ...
(WDBJ) -- Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Clinton L. Romesha visited Virginia Tech's Cadets today. Romesha is a former U.S. Army ...
BLACKSBURG — A university investigation into an alleged threatening post on the Facebook page of a Virginia Tech graduate teaching ...
Before self-driving cars begin traveling on every road, the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute is trying to make sure they're as safe as ...
(WDBJ7) A Virginia Tech teacher is working to clear his name, after making what some call "racist" and "threatening" statements online.
The study, led by Elizabeth Grant, associate professor in the School of Architecture + Design, with a team of student researchers, is an impartial, ...
In Saturday's ACC swimming action, the Virginia Tech Hokies traveled south to Chapel Hill, N.C., where they were upset in both the women's ...
The Pylons at Virginia Tech's War Memorial Court provide the setting for part of the Corps of Cadets' annual Veterans Day observance.
Las Vegas police respond during an active shooter situation on the Las Vegas Strip near Tropicana Avenue in Las Vegas Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017.
It can be hard for students to imagine what Virginia Tech will look like just a year from now. But, the university has no such issues imagining ...
Virginia Tech President Timothy Sands's second State of the University address was met with protests from students calling for the firing of a ...
Lori Haas' daughter was shot at Virginia Tech 10 years ago. Like most of us, Lori Haas woke up Monday morning to an explosion of app alerts ...
BLACKSBURG, Va. (WDBJ7) We're three days away from a Battle in Blacksburg between the Virginia Tech Hokies and the Clemson Tigers.
A professor of biological systems engineering at Virginia Tech is accused of defrauding the university and the federal government in a case ...
A 21st century re-brand rollout from Virginia Tech was met with a 21st century response: a mountain of digital reactions to a new “VT” academic ...
Though many Virginia Tech students were too busy tossing school supplies into a duffle bag and taping down boxes full of textbooks to notice, ...


 

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