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Town Council Meeting

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 22:30
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Parks and Recreation Registration Begins

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 12:00
Winter and spring program registration begins Tuesday, May 12 at 9 a.m. Programs can be viewed in the latest edition of About Town, Life and Recreation in Blacksburg. Register by phone, mail, fax, online at, or in person at one of the following locations:...

Farmview Drive lane closure

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 03:00
There will be lane closures along the 3100 to 3300 blocks of Farmview Drive, (between Hightop Road and Grandview Drive), May 18 - June 19 from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. so a contractor can perform sanitary sewer line maintenance. The lane that will be closed is dependent upon the location of the maintenance....

Brenda Caldwell recognized for 50 years of service

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 00:00
pThe program support technician in the Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences has been at Virginia Tech longer than any other current employee./p

Demand is rising for Virginia Tech's Communicating Science course

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 00:00
pIn a response to demand for the course, the Graduate School is adding more sections for 2015-16, offering one in the fall and two in the spring./p

Employees recognized for providing outstanding customer service

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 00:00
pNine individuals and one team were recognized by their co-workers./p

Open letter from President Timothy Sands establishes visioning initiative for university

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 00:00
pThe process will revolve around themes of student preparedness, the campus of the future, new funding models and costs, and our global land-grant mission./p

Senior Emily Preisendanz wins national design honor

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 00:00
pShe is one of 27 students honored by the national kitchen and bath industry for academic success, internship, work, and volunteer contributions./p

The Class of 2015: Shreya Ramanathan weaves cultures together

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 00:00
pShe has lived in India, Singapore, Indonesia, Egypt, and Cambodia, and she calls herself “a nomad.”/p