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Professor works to inspire school children from his hometown
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-10-28)
Joseph Freeman, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech - Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences and director of the Musculoskeletal Tissue Regeneration Laboratory, teaches graduate students ...
In memoriam: Charlie L. Yates, Virginia Tech’s first African American graduate
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-08-11)
<p>Charlie L. Yates, the first African American graduate of Virginia Tech, a member of the university's corps of cadets and later a member of the College of Engineering faculty, has died.</p>
College of Engineering's improved robotic hand captures top award
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-10-07)
College of Engineering's Robotics and Mechanisms Laboratory (RoMeLa) has captured another top award for its updated innovative robotic hand that can automatically change its grasping force using compressed air.
Assistant professor wins grant to help enrich graduate student careers with e-portfolios
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-10-18)
<p>Lisa McNair, an assistant professor with the department of engineering education, has won a $403,000 National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grant to help engineering graduate students ...
Engineering Expo a success as 'Wall Street Journal' hails Virginia Tech's job recruitment status
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-09-16)
<p>Hundreds of Virginia Tech College of Engineering students queued up this week for possible jobs and internships at the annual Engineering Expo at Squires Student Center, during the same week "The Wall Street Journal" ...
Virginia Tech's undergraduate engineering, business programs rank high in 'U.S. News' report
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-08-21)
Virginia Tech remains 71st among the 100 best universities in the "U.S. News and World Report's" survey of undergraduate programs -- "America's Best Colleges 2010" -- released today. It is the third year in a row that the ...
Dennis Hong honored among Popular Science's Brilliant 10 of 2009
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-10-15)
Dennis Hong, an associate professor with the Virginia Tech's College of Engineering, has been named to "Popular Science's" 8th annual Brilliant 10.
College of Engineering receives grant to fund expansion of university's Lab-in-a-Box program online
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-01-13)
The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech an almost $500,000 four-year grant to expand its Lab-in-a-Box program for electrical and computer engineering classes to ...
Mining and mineral engineering professor honored with industry education award
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-11-23)
The Pittsburgh Coal Mining Institute of America recently awarded its 2009 Stephen McCann Memorial Award for Educational Excellence to Roe-Hoan Yoon of Virginia Tech's department of mining and minerals engineering.
Blind can take wheel with vehicle designed by university engineering design team
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-07-15)
A student team in the Virginia Tech College of Engineering is providing the blind with an opportunity many never thought possible: The opportunity to drive.