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Understanding residents’ perspectives about drinking water in the Roanoke Valley
This document provides descriptive data for a survey conducted September through November of 2019 on a random sample of residents in the Roanoke Valley of Virginia who receive in-home water from a municipal source. Details ...
Microbiology at the Nexus of Food, Energy, Water and Health
(Virginia Tech, 2017-05-15)
Microorganisms are absolutely critical to myriad aspects of the human existence. As a field of study, microbiology could and should serve a greater role on our campus, as it has key connections with many of the Destination ...
Frustration and Anger in Games
(Virginia Tech, 2015-08-24)
Frustration, anger, and aggression have important consequences for economic and social behavior, concerning for example monopoly pricing, contracting, bargaining, traffic safety, violence, and politics. Drawing on insights ...
One Health Approach to Emerging Viral and Vector-borne Diseases
(Virginia Tech, 2017-05-15)
Understanding the spatial and temporal distribution of novel infectious diseases is among the most important and challenging tasks for the coming century. Emerging viral and vector-borne diseases are a significant threat ...
Fostering University Collaboration and Building Capacity to Respond to Coastal Resilience Challenges in Virginia: Findings from the Rotating Resilience Roundtables Workshop Spring 2019
(Old Dominion University, 2019-04-12)
The second Resilience Roundtable event was held at the Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, on April 11 & 12, 2019. The roundtable discussions focused on the following themes of: 1) Changing Ecosystems; 2) Climate and ...
Key Priorities and University Roles to Address Coastal Resilience in Virginia: Findings from the Rotating Resilience Roundtables Workshop Fall 2018
(Old Dominion University, 2018)
The first Rotating Resilience Roundtables event took place on October 11 and 12, 2018 on the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg and was co-organized between the Coastal@VT initiative at Virginia Tech and Old Dominion ...
Rapporteur Report: Understanding the Dark Web and its Implications for Policy
(Virginia Tech, 2018-05)
The Understanding the Dark Web and Its Implications for Policy conference focused on addressing the challenging dilemmas posed by the anonymity created by the “Dark Web” (the unindexed portion of the Internet only accessible ...
Recent Macro-trends in Higher Education Finance
(Virginia Tech, 2015-09)
Several fiscal trends illustrate the environment in which public higher education institutions operate to educate students. While many factors affect the total fiscal environment, the trends that most directly affect ...
Advancing as a Global Land Grant University
(Virginia Tech, 2016-05-06)
A land-grant university concentrates on the creation and dissemination of knowledge that enables people. At the Morrill Act’s inception, and remaining relevant today, land-grant universities are structured around “placing ...
2018 Integrated Pest Management Innovation Lab Semi-Annual Report (October 1 2017 - March 31 2018)
(Virginia Tech, 2018-03-31)
Published every year, our reports detail work, accomplishments, training, and publications from each of our programs.