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Custom textbook features Virginia Tech faculty and student writing

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 00:00
pWritten by Virginia Tech faculty members, a custom textbook has been used by thousands of students to learn the rhetorical dimensions of writing, speaking, and visual communication./p

Passion for Virus Tracker in a Box is contagious for kids who want to learn more about bioscience

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 00:00
pVirus Tracker in a Box allows students to use bar-coded wristbands to follow the path of a virus in real time, from an initial infection to a schoolwide “epidemic,” revealing that the total number of people someone affects can be much greater than just those they directly infect./p

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine names Karen Eley Sanders chief diversity officer

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 00:00
pKaren Eley Sanders brings a wealth of experience in academic enrichment, multicultural programs, and diversity./p

Virginia Tech Transportation Institute names Marcia Donnelson director of proposal development

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 00:00
div pMarcia Donnelson has more than 10 years of experience serving in research administration at several universities, including Colorado State University, the University of Nebraska, and East Tennessee State University./p /div

Virginia Tech to join Rolls-Royce's university technology partnership network

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 00:00
pIn 2008, then Gov. Tim Kaine said bringing Virginia Tech and the University of Virginia aboard when discussions were ongoing about Rolls-Royce having a presence in the Commonwealth was key to the state's success. Now, Rolls-Royce is expanding upon that initial partnership by creating a University Technology Partnership with the two universities./p