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College of Natural Resources to offer Forest Products Marketing Workshop
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-08-18)
Marketing has been called the backbone of successful forest products companies, yet many small businesses struggle with the marketing concept. Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources continues its service to the forest ...
Wood Week 2008 begins Sept. 15
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-09-09)
Wood Week at Virginia Tech returns for its third year on Monday, Sept. 15. The weeklong event, sponsored by the Department of Wood Science and Forest Products in the College of Natural Resources, is designed to bring focus ...
Public forums slated for Rocky Knob recreational area
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-07-30)
John McGee, Virginia Tech assistant professor of forestry and geospatial Extension specialist, will conduct two community workshops to collect local ideas and community preferences for how to boost tourism in the Rocky ...
Forestry graduate student wins William Preston Society Gold Watch Award
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-01-04)
Brett C. Kiser of Blacksburg, who received his master of science degree in natural resource recreation from Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources last spring, was awarded the ninth annual prestigious Gold Watch Award ...
Stephen Prisley recognized for contribution to 2007 Nobel Peace Prize
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-05-27)
Stephen Prisley, associate professor of forest inventory and geographical information systems (GIS) in Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources, has received a certificate commemorating his involvement with the ...
Natural Resources Dean Kelly announces his retirement
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-09-02)
J. Michael Kelly, dean of Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources, has announced his retirement effective September 2009.
Woodland options for landowners course offered on-line
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-01-22)
The Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program is presenting an on-line course on woodland options for landowners to give landowners an increased understanding of basic forest management principles and techniques as well ...
Virginia Tech and wood education resource center to sponsor workshop on managing the Hispanic workforce
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-02-29)
With increasing immigration rates, employers are facing new cultural, communication, and legal challenges in the workforce. In order to address these issues, the Virginia Tech's Sloan Foundation Forest Industries Center ...
Weekend retreat to benefit Virginia forest landowners
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-05-30)
Virginia landowners interested in learning more about the value of their forest land and how to take a more active role in the management of their property have an opportunity during a weekend retreat at the Holiday Lake ...
Richard J. Neves honored with emeritus status
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-11-14)
Richard J. Neves of Blacksburg, professor of fisheries and wildlife science in the College of Natural Resources at Virginia Tech, was conferred the "professor emeritus" title by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors during ...