Maria Jernigan, a triple major from Virginia Beach, Virginia, thinks about how virtual reality could enhance high school learning. She absently taps an old-fashioned fountain pen against her notebook as she outlines a project that transports students to Washington, D.C., and Beijing to explore...
Nyusya Milman-Miller, associate professor of Russian in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, has received the university’s 2017 Alumni Award for Excellence in International Education. Sponsored by the Virginia Tech Alumni A...
Janell Watson, professor of French in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, has received the university’s 2017 Alumni Award for Excellence in Research. Sponsored by the Virginia Tech Alumni Association, the Alumni Award for Excellence in Research is presented annually to as...
Two of the three undergraduates who won Virginia Tech’s Common Book Project essay contest are majors in the Department of Communication. The contest, titled “My Virginia Tech Values: An Essay Event,” asked students to submit essays around a prompt: What does it mean to you to live a life ...
Jacqueline E. Bixler, Alumni Distinguished Professor of Spanish and chair of the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, received the Outstanding Faculty Award of the 2016 State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, better known as SCHEV. The award, sponsored by the Dominion Foundati...