Limitations of ‘Color-Blind’ Sentencing

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

ILLUMINATION MAGAZINE

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ACCelerate Festival Showcased Innovation on a National Stage

An estimated 36,000 people passed through the Smithsonian's National Museum of American Histor...

Turning Big Data into Sound

A unique collaboration between a music professor and an engineering professor at Virginia Tech will ...

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

Students Take Roles as Campus Innovators Through Global Design Program

A chance meeting changed Sunny Murthy’s idea of his perfect career. In the summer of 2015, ...

Cheryl Strayed Offers Insights from her ‘Wild Life’

Author Cheryl Strayed discusses her experience hiking more than 1,000 miles of the Pacific Cre...

Viral Networks Workshop to Illuminate Medical History

Medieval data on the bubonic plague, the gradual adoption of statistics in clinical best practic...

Rosemary Blieszner Named Dean of the College

Rosemary Blieszner, an Alumni Distinguished Professor, has been named dean of the Virginia Tech Coll...

Translating on the Fly

Anna Bolton dodged the cooler of Gatorade aimed at Cleveland Indians shortstop José Ramírez, but she...

Leading Philosopher to Discuss Anger and Revolutionary Justice

Is it possible to fight injustice without anger? Martha Nussbaum, an internationally celebrated p...

Digital Habits that Can Protect Our Identity

Virginia Tech cybersecurity expert Eric Jardine suggests that we develop digital habits that protect...

Symposium Fuels Scholars’ Roles in Combating Inequity

Inequity is everywhere and its rapid escalation perhaps is humanity’s greatest challenge. A...

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...

Cadet Chosen to Highlight the Colors at the East Carolina Game

Cadet Austin Hill, of Mooresville, North Carolina, will receive the flags at this week’s foo...

Center for Autism Research Organizes Sensory-Aware Events

The Virginia Tech Center for Autism Research, in conjunction with local businesses and campus organi...

Turning Big Data into Sound

A unique collaboration between a music professor and an engineering professor at Virginia Tech will ...