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    • Learning Chemistry from Bacteria 

      Clardy, Jon (2013-12-17)
      Dr. Jon Clardy Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School, Harvard University All animals, including humans, originated and evolved on a planet already teeming with bacteria, and ...
    • Libraries, OER, and Open Textbooks 

      Jensen, Kristin (Virginia Tech, 2015-02-26)
      Speaker: Kristi Jensen, Program Development Lead for the eLearning Support Initiative, University Libraries, University of Minnesota Kristi Jensen discusses roles the importance and possible areas of involvement for libraries ...
    • Library Futures: Where Are We Going? 

      Walters, Tyler
      Tyler Walters, Dean of the University Libraries, Virginia Tech, discusses the future of libraries, including changes in infrastructure, spaces, and educational and supportive roles. He explores external factors affecting ...
    • Library Futures: Where Are We Going? 

      Walters, Tyler (2014-10-30)
    • Living in the Anthropocene: Science, Sustainability and Society 

      Tewksbury, Joshua
      Dr. Joshua Tewksbury is an ecologist, conservation biologist, and planetary health scientist with experience both in academia and in civil society. In addition to his appointment at Future Earth, Tewksbury is also a research ...
    • Mapping Water Use and Drought with Satellite Remote Sensing 

      Anderson, Martha (2014-06-16)
      Mapping water use and drought with satellite remote sensing. Martha C. Anderson, Bill Kustas, Feng Gao, Kate Semmens. USDA-Agricultural Research Service Hydrology and Remote Sensing Laboratory, Beltsville, MD. Chris Hain ...
    • Metamaterials, Metasurfaces, and Nanotechnology, and their Applications to Antennas, Sensors, and Cognitive Radar 

      Zaghloul, Amir I (2014-06-16)
      Dr. Amir Zaghloul presents seminar on "Metamaterials, Metasurfaces, and Nanotechnology and Their Applications to Antennas, Sensors, and Cognitive Radar" On March 19th, Professor Amir I. Zaghloul, presented a seminar on ...
    • Miss Mackenzie 

      Bigler, Dwight (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2012-02)
      Dwight Bigler discusses selections from his opus. “Miss Mackenzie” is the third movement of “Glimpses,” a five-movement work for choir and chamber orchestra: I. Prelude (orchestra), II. Mrs. Brooks (SATB, text by Henry ...
    • Mobile phones, social relations, and the gatekeepers to women’s empowerment in Maasai households 

      Summers, Kelly (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2019-04-18)
      The women and gender in international development discussion series is organized by the center for international research, education, and development (CIRED) and is an inclusive VT initiative of outreach and international ...
    • Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness - Opening Ceremony 

      Cook, Samuel R.; de Hernandez, Anthony Wright; Pannabecker, Virginia; Winn, Samantha R.; Walters, Tyler; McVoy, Elizabeth (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2016-09-16)
      This is the opening ceremony for the Native Voices exhibit. The exhibit examines concepts of health and medicine among contemporary American Indian, Alaska native, and Native Hawai'ian people. The traveling exhibition, ...
    • Native voices: Native peoples' concepts of health and illness - Panel discussion 

      Bowers, Mike; Copeland, Nicholas M.; Ferguson, Victoria; Hester, Rebecca; Hey, Christina K. Mae; Cook, Samuel R.; Pannabecker, Virginia; Trinkle, David (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2016-09-20)
      This panel discussion was a joint effort between University Libraries, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, and American Indian Studies. Virginia Pannabecker, Health, Life Science, and Scholarly Communications ...
    • Network Enabled Research 

      Neylon, Cameron (2014-02-04)
    • The New Black 

      Lettman-Hicks, Sharon (2014-04-08)
      The New Black is a documentary that tells the story of how the African American community is grappling with the gay rights issue in light of the recent gay marriage movement and the fight over Civil Rights. The film documents ...
    • Open Access Altmetrics 

      Panel Presentation (2014-02-18)
    • Open Access Faculty Panel 2013 

      Panel Presentation
    • Open Access Forum 2017 

      DePauw, Karen P.; Hole, Brian; Johnson, Sylvester; Paretti, Marie C.; Potter, Peter; Young, Philip (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2017-12-05)
      The Open Access Week kickoff event will feature a brief introduction to open access and its benefits and controversies by Peter Potter and Philip Young, followed by a discussion with diverse panelists and the audience. ...
    • Open Access Graduate Student Panel 2013 

      Panel Presentation (2014-02-18)
    • Open Access: Faculty and graduate student panel discussion 

      Haas, Carola A.; King, Scott; Burke, Alison K.; Engel, Sascha; Obilade, Titilola; Ernst, Jeremy V. (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2015-10-19)
      The Open Access Week panel discussion includes Virginia Tech graduate students, faculty, and alumni who have been involved in open access publishing from the author and editor perspectives. Each will relate their experience ...
    • Open Education Symposium 2019 Keynote: Improving Access, Affordability, and Achievement with OER 

      Bishop, M. J. (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2019-03-04)
      Despite the transformative power that technology has had in a whole range of businesses, the history of technology use in education over the last 100 years paints a rather bleak picture of the extent to which digital tools, ...
    • Open Education Symposium Panel: Facilitating Openness at the University: Connecting the Opens + Making Change Happen 

      Bishop, M. J.; Corl, Benjamin A.; DePauw, Karen P.; Plummer, Ellen; Franco Duran, Diana; Potter, Peter; Porter, Nathaniel; Walz, Anita R. (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2019-03-04)
      This panel discussion begins with brief presentations of several “core open practices”: Open Access, Open Education/Open Educational Resources, and Open Data by experts from the University Libraries at Virginia Tech. ...