pByron Hayes thought he would go to medical school after his undergraduate studies at Virginia Tech, but his involvement in undergraduate research steered him to pursue a path to find cures in a research laboratory instead./p
Looking for that perfect parking spot for the 2014 Virginia Tech Football season? The Blacksburg Museum and Cultural Foundation has a few parking spots available in the Blacksburg Municipal building parking lot for the upcoming season.
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pAs director of Collaborative Computing Solutions, Marc T. DeBonis will oversee the integration of Microsoft Windows expertise and system administration to provide Virginia Tech with stable, scalable, and secure systems, services, and solutions./p
pTamia Spells grew up in a rough area of Washington, D.C., but she was able to overcome the odds. She will be the first in her family, and among the first in her neighborhood, to graduate from college./p
pThe Virginia Science Festival will provide opportunities for engagement and exchange between children, teens, families, and local scientists. It will feature more than 100 exhibitors, who will provide hands-on activities, live performances, interactive demonstrations, and family-oriented science entertainment./p
pVera Figueroa learned she had cancer the summer before she planned to come to Virginia Tech as a first-year student. After a year of treatment, she was able to come to Virginia Tech with a renewed focus to be the best she can be in each precious moment./p
pThe Ytoss collection will be held#160;May 9 through 15#160;with seven collection points around campus. Collected items will be sold at The Ytoss sale on Aug. 21 and 22 when students return to campus.#160;/p
pEstablished in 1976 by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors and presented annually at University Commencement, the Ruffner Medal recognizes individuals who have performed notable and distinguished service to the university./p
pA Virginia Tech assistant professor will use a $400,000 National Science Foundation CAREER Award to develop a framework for formal validation of high-performance control software, such as the flight control software used with unmanned aerial vehicles./p