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    • Professor wins Outstanding Hearing Conservationist Award from national association 

      Mackay, Steven D. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-03-06)
      John Casali, the John Grado Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, was awarded the Outstanding Hearing Conservationist Award from the National Hearing Conservation ...
    • Professor wins prestigious award from Association of American Geographers, another was finalist 

      Davis, Lynn (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-05-17)
      Lynn Resler, of Blacksburg, assistant professor of geography in Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources, has received the J. Warren Nystrom Award from the Association of American Geographers at its annual meeting in ...
    • Professor works to inspire school children from his hometown 

      Mackay, Steven D. (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 ...
    • Professor's Arbor Day speech will celebrate Virginia "Crying Trees" 

      Davis, Lynn (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-04-27)
      Professor Jeff Kirwan will be the keynote speaker at Marion, Virginia's Arbor Day celebration, on Monday, April 30. In his remarks, Kirwan, a forestry professor and Extension specialist for 4-H and youth forestry in Virginia ...
    • Professor's book discusses communication of 9-11 

      Elliott, Jean (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-08-31)
      Robert E. Denton Jr., professor in the department of communication in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences at Virginia Tech, has edited a new book entitled Language, Symbols, and the Media - Communication in the ...
    • Professor's book honored along with those of Aristotle, Heidegger, Kepler 

      Harris, Sally L. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-07-25)
      Markus Breitschmid's book, "Der bauende Geist. Friedrich Nietzsche und die Architektur," or "The Building Spirit. Friedrich Nietzsche and Architecture," has been selected by the Institute of Philosophy in Karlsruhe-Germany ...
    • Professor's e-stallion service auction benefits equine reproductive research 

      Douglas, Jeffrey S. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-12-20)
      Move over EBAY... an equine veterinarian in the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech has created an internet-based stallion service auction to benefit equine reproductive research in ...
    • Professor's new book examines construction, design of concrete structures 

      Chadwick, Heather Riley (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-05-02)
      Mehdi Setareh, professor of architecture in the School of Architecture + Design in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies and adjunct professor of civil engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, ...
    • Professor's paper on brain changes that affect breeding in birds published 

      Harris, Sally L. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-11-12)
      A bird's song is music to our ears'and to the ears of his potential mates ' and a warning to other males to stay out of his territory. To Ignacio Moore, assistant professor of biology in the College of Science at Virginia ...
    • Professor's research shines light on attitudes in a contested region of Georgia 

      Micale, Barbara L. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-06-10)
      It may not be a surprise but it is now an empirically documented fact. National identity trumps everything else when it comes to predicting the attitudes of people in the deeply contested region of Abkhazia.
    • Professor's textbook honored as finalist for 2008 PROSE award 

      Chadwick, Heather Riley (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-03-26)
      A textbook by Virginia Tech's John Randolph, program chair of urban affairs and planning and professor of environmental planning in the School of Public and International Affairs, College of Architecture and Urban Studies, ...
    • Professor, author of consumer book on genetic testing featured on public radio 

      Elliott, Jean (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-05-13)
      Genetic testing of risks for disease is the latest trend in medicine. The technique offers hope for some, but also raises medical, ethical, psychological, and practical concerns for many, including whether genetic information ...
    • Professor, former graduate student receive international honors 

      Davis, Lynn (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-08-23)

      The International Union of Forest Research Organizations will honor Professor Janaki R.R. Alavalapati and former graduate student Guillermo Trincado of Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources and Environment at its ...

    • Professors are part of new international scientific magazine 

      Harris, Sally L. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-02-02)
      Four Virginia Tech professors are part of the new magazine Elements -- an international magazine of mineralogy, geochemistry, and petrology.
    • Professors combine talents in play's world premiere 

      Elliott, Jean (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-07-18)
      A playwright, composer, and actor from Virginia Tech have collaborated for a world premiere event in Edinburgh, Scotland. Patricia Raun, head of the Department of Theatre Arts, is the lone performer in "Eurydice," a one-woman ...
    • Professors Dennis Hong, Naren Ramakrishnan honored by alma mater Purdue University 

      Mackay, Steven D. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-07-15)

      Two faculty members in Virginia Tech's College of Engineering have been honored as "Top 40 Under 40" alumni by Purdue University in its publication "Purdue Alumnus."

    • Professors Jack Davis and Robert Dunay named Most Admired Educators of 2009 

      Chadwick, Heather Riley (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-01-15)
      Jack Davis, College of Architecture and Urban Studies Dean and Reynolds Metals Endowed Professor of Architecture, and Robert Dunay, the T. A. Carter Professor of Architecture and Center for Design Research Director, have ...
    • Professors learn about higher education needs in Iraq during visit 

      Ho, Sookhan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-10-26)
      U.S. universities are in an exceptional position to help higher education institutions in Iraq, and Virginia Tech can be among the leaders in this effort, says Lance Matheson, a Pamplin College of Business associate professor ...
    • Profile of Todays College Student survey results released 

      Williams, Meghan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-10-27)
      Virginia Tech has released highlights from the Profile of Today's College Student survey. The Profile of Today's College Student is administered by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) and ...
    • Profit and sustainability short course for forest landowners planned for May 

      Davis, Lynn (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-04-28)
      Forests are one of Virginia's most valuable assets, yet the health and productivity of these forests are increasingly threatened. The Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program, a Virginia Cooperative Extension activity ...