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    • 2007 Veterinary Memorial Fund research grants awarded 

      Jackson, Christy (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-10-22)
      Almost $70,000 in clinical research grants have been awarded to four principal investigators in the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech through the 2008-09 distribution of Veterinary ...
    • Alumni Association announces two Alumni Distinguished Service Awards 

      Miller, Allan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-05-09)
      Charles E. Broadwater Jr. and W. Thomas Clark Jr. are the 2007 recipients of Virginia Tech's Alumni Distinguished Service Award, which recognizes outstanding service to the university and the Alumni Association.
    • Alumni, friends show strong philanthropic support; $75.3 million raised last year 

      Kiser, Michael (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-09-04)
      Virginia Tech raised $75.3 million during the 2005-06 fiscal year, the second highest private giving total ever at the university.
    • Astronaut and author Mike Mullane speaks here Feb. 20 

      Crumbley, Liz (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-02-14)
      Former Space Shuttle astronaut and author Mike Mullane will speak about his experiences in space travel on Tuesday, Feb. 20, at 7:30 p.m. in Burruss Hall Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.
    • Beyond books: Virginia Tech libraries in the digital age 

      Raboteau, Albert Jordy, III (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-11-27)
      A fisherman catches something he can't identify. He photographs it with his cell phone, sends the image to a database, and is able to identify what's in his boat--all before going ashore, where he can use a tablet PC to ...
    • Campaign leadership highlights Virginia Tech's connection to Hampton Roads 

      Raboteau, Albert Jordy, III (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-11-07)
      Though Virginia Tech is a five hour drive from Hampton Roads, business leaders from that region are expected to play a significant role in a critical, $1 billion fundraising campaign for the state's most comprehensive ...
    • Chief development officer named for Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute, Carilion Clinic Foundation 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-11-03)
      Jeffrey Lamie has been appointed to plan and manage fundraising for the new Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute and the Carilion Clinic Foundation.
    • Class of 2006 rises to President Steger's challenge 

      Kiser, Michael (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-09-07)
      In a letter written last spring, Virginia Tech President Charles W. Steger encouraged the Class of 2006 to show the true spirit of Ut Prosim (That I May Serve) by taking part in the Senior Challenge, an annual ...
    • College of Engineering's Barbara G. Ryder named Hal G. J. Byron Maupin Professor 

      Nystrom, Lynn A. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-08-28)
      Barbara G. Ryder, professor and head of the Department of Computer Science in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, was named the J. Byron Maupin Professor by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors during the board's ...
    • David L. Trauger honored with emeritus status 

      Davis, Lynn (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-11-14)
      David L. Trauger of Frostburg, Md., director of the National Capital Region's Natural Resources Program in the College of Natural Resources at Virginia Tech, was conferred the "professor emeritus" title by the Virginia ...
    • Diary written by Virginia Tech's first president now part of University Libraries 

      Purcell, Laura (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-09-26)
      A diary written by Virginia Tech's first president is the latest addition to the Virginia Tech Libraries. Charles Landon Carter Minor, president of the Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College from 1872-1879, kept the ...
    • Dominion awards $500,000 to Virginia Center for Coal and Energy Research for carbon storage research 

      Crumbley, Liz (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-11-15)
      Dominion, the Richmond, Va.-based energy company, has donated $500,000 to the Virginia Center for Coal and Energy Research (VCCER) at Virginia Tech to support the development of carbon storage technologies.
    • Evaleen Jones receives Alumni Distinguished Achievement Award 

      Lazenby, Jenna (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-05-30)
      The Virginia Tech Alumni Association honored Dr. Evaleen Jones with its 2006 Distinguished Achievement Award during the university's commencement celebration on May 12.
    • For researchers, a new facility can make all the difference 

      Raboteau, Albert Jordy, III (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-10-25)
      When Percival Zhang started at Virginia Tech he worked in shared lab space. But when Latham Hall opened last year, Zhang, along with colleagues from across campus, received a lot more room in which to work and innovate.
    • Fred D'Aguiar reappointed as Gloria D. Smith Professor of Africana Studies 

      Elliott, Jean (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-07-09)
      Fred D'Aguiar, professor of English in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, has been reappointed as the Gloria D. Smith Professor of Africana Studies by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors at the board's quarterly ...
    • Garnett E. Smith wins university's highest honor 

      Raboteau, Albert Jordy, III (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-05-11)
      Garnett E. Smith of Moneta is the recipient of the 2010 William H. Ruffner Medal, Virginia Tech's highest honor, in recognition of his loyal and enthusiastic support of the university.
    • Gen. Lance Smith is Virginia Tech's 2010 University Distinguished Achievement Award recipient 

      Raboteau, Albert Jordy, III (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-05-12)
      Retired U.S. Air Force General Lance Smith, an alumnus of the Pamplin College of Business, will receive Virginia Tech's 2010 University Distinguished Achievement Award.
    • James A. Burger honored with emeritus status 

      Davis, Lynn (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-11-14)
      James A. Burger of Blacksburg, the Garland Gray Professor of Forestry in the College of Natural Resources at Virginia Tech, was conferred the "professor emeritus" title by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors during the ...
    • James B. Jones will receive the university's most prestigious honor 

      Raboteau, Albert Jordy, III (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-05-07)
      James B. "J.B." Jones of Blacksburg is the recipient of the 2008 William H. Ruffner Medal, Virginia Tech's most prestigious honor.
    • John Brozovsky appointed Wayne E. Leininger Junior Faculty Fellow 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-06-14)
      John Brozovsky, associate professor of accounting and information systems in the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech, has been appointed the Wayne E. Leininger Junior Faculty Fellow by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors.