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2014 Virginia Farm to Table Conference will focus on nutrition, health, and sustainability

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 00:00
pThose who are interested in boosting local economies, promoting soil health and human nutrition, working to grow and develop community enterprises, and supporting local agriculture and conservation of natural resources are encouraged to attend./p

Discovery Analytics Center adds Peter Hauck to lead software development team

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 00:00
div pPeter Hauck, a former quantitative analyst for Google, has been added to the Discovery Analytics Center's Early Model-Based Event Detection using Surrogates project./p /div

Innovator Award recognizes research initiatives in interdisciplinary science

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 00:00
div pThe Innovator Award, a new initiative sponsored by the Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science and the Fralin Life Science Institute, recognizes outstanding faculty members and includes a $25,000 stipend to be used to advance innovative research projects and team-oriented science./p /div

Language and Culture Institute names Sondra Schreiber as student services director

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 00:00
divSondra Schreiber will advise the institute's staff and students on immigration matters and develop engagement programs with the greater university and local communities in Blacksburg, Radford, and the National Capital Region./div

Virginia Tech Police department members honored today for life saving actions

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 00:00
pEight members of the Virginia Tech Police Department are being recognized for their efforts in saving a life./p

Virginia Tech’s sustainability effort advances to gold rating

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 00:00
pThe gold rating puts Virginia Tech in the top eight percent of the nearly 300 rated institutions nationwide./p