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Virginia Tech ranks among the top in undergraduate engineering and career-related programs
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-08-17)
In U.S. News and World Report's "America's Best Colleges 2008" survey released today, Virginia Tech's undergraduate engineering and cooperative education and internship programs are rated among the top 15 in the nation, ...
Hanif Sherali appointed University Distinguished Professor
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-06-25)
Hanif Sherali, the W. Thomas Rice Chair of Engineering in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named a University Distinguished Professor, a rank that honors select members ...
Jack Lesko named special assistant for energy initiatives
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-08-01)
John J. "Jack" Lesko, professor of engineering science and mechanics in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named special assistant to the vice president for research for energy initiatives.
Virginia Tech's engineering science and mechanics to celebrate 100th anniversary
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-11-15)
Virginia Tech's Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics will celebrate its 100th anniversary during 2008. As part of its celebration, the department is hosting a two-day mechanics conference on May 29 and 30, 2008, ...
College of Engineering names Mike Quillen its Distinguished Alumnus
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-05-18)
The College of Engineering's Distinguished Alumnus for 2006 is Michael Jack Quillen, president and chief executive officer of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (ANR) of Abingdon, Va., the Commonwealth's largest coal producer ...
Two professors receive the Commonwealth's highest faculty honor
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-02-08)
Two professors were recognized by Gov. Timothy M. Kaine for excellence in teaching, research, knowledge integration, and public service during a ceremony today at the Library of Virginia in Richmond.
Marc Edwards named MacArthur Fellow for drinking water safety efforts
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-09-26)
Marc Edwards, the Charles P. Lunsford Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named a MacArthur Fellow for 2007 by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Edwards will receive ...
Virginia Tech, UNC create digital library curriculum
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-01-20)
The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year grant of over half a million dollars to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Virginia Tech to develop a digital library curriculum.
College of Engineering students team with friends of animals on shelter project
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-10-10)
Mechanical engineering students at Virginia Tech are donating their time and skills to design and construct projects to meet the needs of the Montgomery County Animal Care and Control (MCAC) Shelter.
Student Engineers' Council -- the group that keeps on giving
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-04-21)
The Student Engineers' Council (SEC) has been named the most philanthropic organization of its kind in the nation for the second time in five years.