Limitations of ‘Color-Blind’ Sentencing

According to U.S. Bureau of Justice statistics, American prisons currently house more than 2...

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Virginia Tech Musicians to Perform at Carnegie Hall

Practice, practice, practice. The classic punchline about the best way to get to Carnegie Hall...

Digital Archive Helps Interpret the Fourth of July in the Civil War Era

For many Americans celebrating the Fourth of July holiday translates to engaging in lightheart...

UPCOMING EVENTS

Departments and Schools News

New Faculty Principals Bring Dedication to Student Learning

East and West Ambler Johnston residence halls will welcome two new faculty principals this summer. ...

Center for Real Life Design Launches with an Emphasis on Universal Design

Muted colors and matte finishes create a soothing environment for children with autism. A slate-gray...

Design for Living

Mallory Noe-Payne Joins WVTF

Mallory Noe-Payne was one of three highly experienced journalists to join the staff of the WVTF Radi...

Su Fang Ng Named Clifford A. Cutchins III Professor of English

Su Fang Ng, who will join the faculty of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences at V...

Jeanne Centracchio DaDamio Receives Alumni Distinguished Service Award

Virginia Tech has named Jeanne Centracchio DaDamio of Vienna, Virginia, one of its two 2016 Alumni D...

Digital Archive Helps Interpret the Fourth of July in the Civil War Era

For many Americans celebrating the Fourth of July holiday translates to engaging in lightheart...

April Few-Demo Receives Outstanding Mentor Award

April Few-Demo, associate professor of human development in the College of Liberal Arts and ...

Using Robot Scientists to Reimagine the World

How would science have unfolded differently across the centuries if Galileo had been an ecologist ra...

The Giving Spirit

It began with a drive through the nation’s capital one frigid winter evening. Minutes after passing ...

Research Team Explores Environmental Links to Health in Central Appalachia

Spend enough time driving through Central Appalachia, and you’ll see lush green mountain range...

Gary Downey Reappointed Alumni Distinguished Professor

Gary Downey, a scholar internationally recognized for his pioneering approach to the study a...

Graduate Students Offer Diversity Spotlights

Five graduate students in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences recently part...

Michael Fisher Named Commanding Officer of Naval ROTC

Captain Michael Fisher — a highly decorated officer in the U.S. Navy — has been named commanding off...

Carol Mullen Honored with Living Legend Award

Carol Mullen, a professor of educational leadership in Virginia Tech’s School of Education, has been...

Paul Steger Named Director of School of Performing Arts

Paul Steger — an actor, a theatre director, a fight choreographer with Broadway credits, and...