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NSF gives $2 million to help turn around national decline in engineering graduates
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-11-05)
As part of an effort aimed at increasing the number of engineering graduates in the United States, which is experiencing a significant decline in new engineers, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Science and Technology ...
Public forum and interactive website explore how the internet is changing politics
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-10-20)
The Choices and Challenges project at Virginia Tech marks this election season with a public forum that examines how political life is changing through the use of new information and communication technologies.
Hassan Aref Named Dean Of Engineering At Virginia Tech
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-01-17)
Hassan Aref, a professor and head of the Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will assume the deanship of Virginia Tech's College of Engineering on April 1.
Bestselling author, corps of cadets' alumnus to make two appearances
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-04-01)
Homer Hickam, acclaimed author of several best-selling non-fiction books and an alumnus of Virginia Tech and the corps of cadets, will be in Blacksburg to sign copies of his latest novel, The Ambassador's Son, and to join ...
Virginia Tech's popular culture expert pens latest book
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-08-06)
Marshall Fishwick's latest book, Probing Popular Culture On and Off the Internet (Haworth Press, Inc.), promises to be one of the author's best yet. Fishwick, a retired professor in interdisciplinary studies at Virginia ...
Experts working to help Virginians use new dietary guidelines
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-06-02)
One small change at a time might be a way Virginians can eat a healthier diet. Virginia Tech experts are helping Virginians learn how to make some small changes that might prevent weight gain in the hope that the small ...
Virginia Tech gerontologist Karen Roberto receives two national honors
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-04-12)
Karen A. Roberto of Blacksburg, Va., director of the Center for Gerontology and professor in human development in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences at Virginia Tech, has been selected by the Southern Gerontological ...
Fishwick To Edit New Series Of Haworth Press Books On Popular Culture
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-05-16)
Haworth Press in New York and London has chosen Marshall Fishwick, professor of humanities, popular culture, and American studies at Virginia Tech, to edit a new series of books and monographs on popular culture.
Virginia Tech team wins two category competitions at Solar Decathlon 2005
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-10-11)
A house designed and built by a team of students from Virginia Tech's College of Architecture and Urban Studies and College of Engineering has won two individual category competitions at Solar Decathlon 2005, a national ...
Virginia Tech Commencement: Graduate School Commencement Speakers
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-11-17)
The following individuals delivered the keynote address at the Graduate Commencement Ceremony (since 1995):