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    • Tamika "Georgia Me" Harper 

      Harper, Tamika "Georgia Me"; Harper, Tamika "Georgia Me"; Harper, Tamika "Georgia Me" (2014-01-13)
    • Technology Advances in the GeoFoundation World: Or, Better Late than Never! 

      Rasband, Alan
      The civil construction world has been slow to evolve over the past century, in large part due to slow equipment and materials development particularly in the foundation construction world. More recently, we have moved away ...
    • Text and Data Mining Forum 

      Arrow, Tom; Ewing, E. Thomas; Fan, Weiguo (Patrick); Fox, Edward A.; House, Leanna; Huang, Bert; Pannabecker, Virginia
      This panel discussion was part of Open Data Week 2017 at Virginia Tech. Panelists discussed opportunities and challenges related to text and data mining, with a focus on research purposes and information access. Panelists: ...
    • Textbook Town Hall: A Panel Discussion About Textbook Prices 

      Roche, Avalon; Walz, Anita R.; Boim, Cara; Willis, Rex; Billingsley, Julia; Whiteman, Hannah (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-03-16)
      Virginia Tech Student Government Association (VTSGA) led this Textbook Town Hall to hear from students regarding issues and solutions related to textbooks and other learning resources.
    • The Dolly Experiment: The First 20 Years 

      Wilmut, Ian
      Public lecture by Sir Ian Willmut who, in 1996, lead the team that cloned Dolly the sheep. Sir Ian traced the influence of early cloning innovators such as Hans Spemann, and showed how thinking about cell plasticity and ...
    • The Impact of Culture and Family: Women's Education and their Role in Development in South Sudan 

      Lado, Flora E. S.
      The WGD discussion series aims to provide an avenue for prominent scholars from inside and outside the university as well as Virginia Tech students to share their research studies and discuss issues of women, gender, and ...
    • Thirsty for Access: Women in African Water Policies - A Report on the Findings of a Continent Wide Study of African Water Policies 

      Salo, Elaine (Virginia Tech, 2015-04-02)
      This talk focuses on the governing processes used to ensure women and girls’ gendered access to safe water sources as a means to reduce poverty and to strengthen gender equality. Many African states have taken on gender ...
    • Transforming Places 

      Smith, Barbara Ellen; Fisher, Steve (2014-02-18)
    • Transforming the role of women in development projects: from sideline to spotlight 

      Neilan, Angela (2016-09-08)
      Angela Neilan, Associate Director of Innovation of Agricultural Training and Education (InnovATE) and Program Manager for Armenia Virginia Tech, will discuss the inclusion of women in VT international development projects ...
    • Tri-Tek Engineering Presentation Fall 2013 

      Unknown author (2014-02-04)
    • Underground Engineering: Opportunities, Challenges and Innovation 

      Mazzalai, Paolo
      UNDERGROUND ENGINEERING: Opportunities, Challenges and Innovation. Complexity, sustainability, safety, security, versatility, creativity, and innovation are essential themes driving engineering science today. The world ...
    • Unpacking gender for inclusive and equitable development: A practitioner’s perspective from Africa 

      Somé, Batamaka
      Dr. Batamaka Somé, Anthropologist and Gender Specialist from Burkina Faso, will seek to raise awareness on gender issues around the world by sharing his experiences in working with women’s social and economic empowerment ...
    • Variations of Practice Exhibit 

      Lindblad, Purdom; Fralin, Scott (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2013-10-09)
      Digital Humanities Librarian and Assistant Professor Purdom Lindblad describes a project from a Religious Studies course where the students created an exhibit on the role of religion in American life. The students explored ...
    • Veliswa's South African Perspectives 

      Tshetsha, Veliswa
      Ms. Veliswa Tshetsha, Research and Scholarly Communication Librarian from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), South Africa, presents on various aspects of South Africa. Her presentation includes discussion ...
    • Virginia Tech Assessment Showcase 2015: Day 1 

      Amelink, Catherine T.; Kutnak, Michael J.; Wenzel, Sophie; Evans, Jack (2015-02-09)
      University Libraries partnered with the Office of Assessment to hold the Virginia Tech 2015 Assessment Showcase for the entire university.
    • Virginia Tech Assessment Showcase 2015: Day 2 

      Filip, Jessica; Hall, Monena; Fritsch, Laurie (2015-02-10)
      University Libraries partnered with the Office of Assessment to hold the Virginia Tech 2015 Assessment Showcase for the entire university.
    • Virginia Tech Assessment Showcase 2015: Day 3 

      Cross, Ali; Coble, Van; Broughton, Sandy; Smith, Patty; Chambers, Yohna (2015-02-11)
      University Libraries partnered with the Office of Assessment to hold the Virginia Tech 2015 Assessment Showcase for the entire university.
    • Virginia Tech Assessment Showcase 2015: Day 4 

      Kropff, Cathy; McConnell, Kate; O'Neill, Megan (2015-02-12)
      University Libraries partnered with the Office of Assessment to hold the Virginia Tech 2015 Assessment Showcase for the entire university.
    • Virginia Tech Authors Recognition 

      Virginia Tech. University Libraries (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2016-02-29)
      Sponsored by the University Libraries, in partnership with the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation, and Virginia Tech's Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, ...
    • Virginia Tech Authors Recognition Event 

      Walters, Tyler; Mayer, Theresa S.; Ewing, E. Thomas; Ansell, Aaron
      Each year, the University Libraries hosts the VT Authors Recognition event to celebrate those at the university who have published books in the past year. Sponsored by the University Libraries, in partnership with the ...