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pVirginia Tech's campus sustainability program seeks to improve the efficiency of campus facilities and operations; enhance academic programs related to sustainability; engage the campus and surrounding community; and change campus culture and behavior to conserve energy, water, and materials./p
pThe Virginia/Washington, D.C., affiliate of the National Center for Women in IT, honored a high school teacher and 14 high school students for their efforts to, respectively, teach and learn computer science./p
pIf the current national challenge to make solar energy cost competitive with other forms of energy by the end of this decade is met, Ranga Pitchumani will have played a significant role in the process./p
pa rel=nofollow target=_blank href=http://www.collegiatetimes.com/stories/21925/accounting-transfer-option-not-available-for-all-schoolsimg src=http://www.collegiatetimes.com/media/images/2013/04/23/de61e1718242f9b28659f26a211096d5_1366770798_crunched.jpg alt=//a/ppBusiness majors are required to take the Principles of Accounting introductory courses, and many agree about the level of difficulty involved./p
pa rel=nofollow target=_blank href=http://www.collegiatetimes.com/stories/21983/toxic-chemical-spill-shuts-down-draper-road-for-several-hoursimg src=http://www.collegiatetimes.com/media/images/2013/04/23/dfc518cb962bc7c1c00165129b5933e6_1366769645_crunched.jpg alt=//a/ppA hazardous material spill on Tuesday caused the block of Draper between Roanoke and Lee streets to be closed./p
pa rel=nofollow target=_blank href=http://www.collegiatetimes.com/stories/21978/developers-present-to-a-still-skeptical-townimg src=http://www.collegiatetimes.com/media/images/2013/04/23/26013095e77245cb564dbca676a426d8_1366769713_crunched.png alt=//a/ppSkepticism inundated the latest discussion over the fate of the proposed development at the old Blacksburg Middle School site on Monday night./p