Christina Miller Joins College as Director of Alumni Relations

Christina Miller brings nearly seven years of experience in alumni relations to the college, which has more than 60,000 graduates.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Eric Lyon Receives Guggenheim Fellowship to Explore the Edges of Spatial Orchestration

Imagine sitting in a darkened room, watching a group of musicians strike their marimbas. And althoug...

New Creative Technologies in Music Degree Option Reimagines Instruments and Soundmaking

Zip. Whoosh. Zip. Zip. These are the sounds of a needle moving in a vinyl record’s groove while some...

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ASPECT to Celebrate Its Tenth Anniversary During Graduate Conference

A party with cake, champagne, and dancing may help mark traditional anniversary celebrations. In the...

Fashion Show to Offer Romantic and Edgy Lines

Virginia Tech’s annual fashion show, organized by the Fashion Merchandising and Design Society, will...

Miss Virginia USA Uses National Spotlight to Follow Virginia Tech Motto of Service

While other Virginia Tech graduating seniors prepare for commencement, Ashley Vollrath, a mu...

Virginia Tech Alumna Wins Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Grant to Greece

Recent alumna Amelia Dirks, of Bloomington, Illinois, will teach at the Hellenic-American Educationa...

Insights of American Soldiers During World War II to Be Made Available

“If an industrial concern were run as the Army is being run, it would be bankrupt in six months,” on...

Karen Roberto to Deliver Virginia Tech’s 2018 National Capital Region Commencement Address...

University Distinguished Professor Karen Roberto, a pioneering social gerontologist, will deliver th...

Alexander Dickow Receives Prestigious Grant for French Poetry Translation

The words create instant visuals. One imagines the clandestine African migrants traveling in sma...

Maria Jernigan Named Undergraduate Student of the Year

Maria Jernigan, a triple major from Virginia Beach, Virginia, thinks about how virtual reality...

National Security Expert Paul Avey Wins Prestigious Fellowship

Paul Avey, an assistant professor of political science at Virginia Tech, has received an Interna...

Religion and Culture Graduate Seeks to Build Bridges

Obaid Rehman believes human connectivity can change the world. “Real, meaningful relationships — tha...

Matthew Wisnioski Receives Faculty Outstanding Mentor Award

Matthew Wisnioski, associate professor in the Department of Science, Technology, and Society, has re...

Wornie Reed, Who Marched with Martin Luther King Jr., Reflects on His Legacy

Virginia Tech’s Wornie Reed, who met Martin Luther King Jr. during the...

Chief of Naval Operations to speak at ROTC Graduation

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John M. Richardson will be the keynote speaker at the Virgi...

Crowdfunding Project Aimed at Creating Autism-Friendly Environments

When her children were young, Amy Azano avoided most events because her son, as a child with...

Polly Middleton Named Director of The Marching Virginians

After years of experience with marching bands, Polly Middleton is well-versed in homecomings. And no...