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...

Mallory Noe-Payne Honored with Public Radio Award

Mallory Noe-Payne, who graduated from Virginia Tech in 2013 with degrees in communication an...

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...

History Course Examines Tumultuous Student Life at Virginia Tech in the 1960s

Department of History faculty member Marian Mollin wanted to make her course, A Nation...

National Honor Recognizes Dedication to Gerontology

Megan Dolbin-MacNab, a human development professor at Virginia Tech, was recognized for her advocacy and research on aging, such as issues facing grandparents during the opioid crisis.

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...

Charles Taylor Honored with Emeritus Status

Charles Taylor, professor of political science in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences at ...

Center for Humanities to Celebrate Its Official Launch

Led by Sylvester Johnson, the newly approved center reflects Virginia Tech’s commitment to elevating the presence and profile of humanities disciplines across the university.

National Science Foundation Award for Research into Technologies for Disability Community

The bracelet looks unassuming, just like any other smart technology worn around the wrist. But r...

Nicholas Copeland Uses Fulbright to Advance Food Sovereignty in Guatemala

Nicholas Copeland, a Virginia Tech anthropologist who studies rural communities in the Central American country, hopes his research will help farmers create sustainable food resources and land practices.

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...

School of Performing Arts Season to Showcase Student Talent and More

The Virginia Tech School of Performing Arts announces its 2018-2019 season of music, theatre, and cinema events.