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    • Laparoscopic ovariectomies performed at equine medical center offer medical solutions for some mares 

      Lee, Kate (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-02-19)
      Combining their surgical expertise with state-of-the-art laparoscopic equipment, veterinary specialists at Virginia Tech's Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center have been able to remove certain mares' ovaries in a ...
    • Large reservoir of mitochondrial DNA mutations identified in humans 

      Whyte, Barry James (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-08-19)
      Researchers at the University of Newcastle, England, and the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech in the United States have revealed a large reservoir of mitochondrial DNA mutations present in the general population.
    • Larkin Dudley honored with emerita status 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-06-15)
      Larkin Dudley, professor in the Center for Public Administration and Policy in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies at Virginia Tech, has been conferred the "professor emerita" title by the Virginia Tech Board of ...
    • Larry E. York to Head Virginia Tech's Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center 

      Felker, Susan B. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-03-05)
      The Hilton Hotel Corporation has named Larry E. York of Hardy, Va., to serve as assistant general manager of Virginia Tech's Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center (DBHCC). In his new capacity, York will supervise ...
    • Larry Taylor honored with emeritus status 

      Doss, Catherine (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-06-22)
      Larry T. Taylor of Christiansburg, Va., professor of chemistry in the College of Science at Virginia Tech, was conferred the title, "professor emeritus" by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors during the board's quarterly ...
    • Late Virginia Tech vice president of student affairs honored by National Association of Student Personnel Administrators Foundation 

      DeLauder, Rachel (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-03-31)
      Zenobia Lawrence Hikes, Virginia Tech's previous vice president of student affairs, was honored posthumously by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) Foundation's as a "Pillar of the Profession" ...
    • Latest fuel cell material advance overcomes low humidity conductivity problem 

      Trulove, Susan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-09-10)
      Fuel cells have been a workable technology for decades - but expensive and lacking in infrastructure. In recent years, researchers have addressed durability, manufacturability, and conductivity challenges in alternative ...
    • Latest Green500 List Shows supercomputers continuing to improve 'fuel efficiency' 

      Mackay, Steven D. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-11-30)
      The sixth edition of the Green500 List shows a continuing improvement in energy efficiency among the world's fastest supercomputers.
    • Latest in classroom technologies will be explored Dec. 10-12 at the Hotel Roanoke 

      Felker, Susan B. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-10-29)
      The 14th annual Educational Technology Leadership Conference, aimed at demonstrating the most up-to-date and successful techniques for integrating technology into classrooms, will be held Dec. 10-12 at the Hotel Roanoke ...
    • Latest resource on biodiesel fuel available from Virginia Cooperative Extension 

      Sutphin, Michael D. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-04-12)
      The United States uses approximately 20 million barrels of oil a day, more than half of which it imports from foreign countries. With the demand for fuel increasing, the need for alterative sources of fuel--such as ...
    • Latest wireless technologies, opportunities topic of workshop 

      Hood, Judy (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-09-01)
      The Center for Wireless Telecommunications (CWT) at Virginia Tech will hold its 2004 Wireless Opportunities Workshop (WOW) on Sunday and Monday, Sept. 26 and 27, in Owens Banquet Hall on campus.
    • Latin American Theatre Today conference and festival to be held at Virginia Tech 

      Elliott, Jean (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-03-13)
      The seventh Latin American Theatre Today conference and festival will take place March 26 to 29 at Virginia Tech.
    • Latino Education and Advocacy Day celebration Oct. 14 

      Lazenby, Jenna (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-10-09)
      Theta Nu Xi Multicultural Sorority, Inc., along with La Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, will be hosting Latino Education and Advocacy Day (LEAD) on Saturday, Oct. 14 from 1-5 p.m. in the Jamestown Room in Squires Student ...
    • Laurence J. Moore honored with emeritus status 

      Ho, Sookhan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-09-07)
      Laurence J. Moore of Blacksburg, Verizon Professor of Business Information Technology in the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech, was conferred the "professor emeritus" title by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors ...
    • Lavender commencement ceremony slated to honor LGBT graduates 

      Shannon, Kelly Baker (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-05-01)
      The LGBT Caucus at Virginia Tech and the LGBTA student organization have collaborated to sponsor a special graduation ceremony to celebrate achievement at Virginia Tech.
    • Lavender Commencement Ceremony to honor LGBT graduates at Virginia Tech 

      Shannon, Kelly Baker (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-05-04)
      The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Caucus at Virginia Tech is sponsoring the Second Annual Lavender Commencement Ceremony, which will be held on May 13 at 11 a.m. in the Old Dominion Ballroom of Squires ...
    • Lawrence Grossman honored with emeritus status 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-06-21)
      Lawrence Grossman, professor and former head of the Department of Geography in the College of Natural Resources and Environment at Virginia Tech, has been conferred the "professor emeritus" title by the Virginia Tech Board ...
    • Lawrence receives Virginia Tech's 2005 President's Award for Excellence 

      Harris, Sally L. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-09-30)
      Deborah A. Lawrence, of Christiansburg, special events coordinator for University Development, received the Virginia Tech 2005 President's Award for Excellence.
    • Lay Nam Chang reappointed dean of the College of Science 

      Doss, Catherine (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-03-08)
      Lay Nam Chang, dean of Virginia Tech's College of Science for the past three years, has been reappointed dean of the college. Chang was one of three finalists for the position. The other two candidates were from universities ...
    • Lazenby named news bureau manager at Virginia Tech 

      Miller, Allan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-01-26)
      Jenna Lazenby of Roanoke, Va., has been named news bureau manager. In her new position, Lazenby will oversee distribution of university news and information to both internal audiences and the news media and provide assistance ...