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SEEDS Play Date Friday

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 12:00
www.seedskids.org SEEDS has a host of engaging activities and programs coming up this week. Come explore and play, use your senses, do crafts, read and tell stories, and learn about the living world around you. Explore Tuesdays: 9 a.m. - noon, Explore outside and indoors. After...

Doctoral student Sheldon Masters named 2015 top graduate student

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 00:00
div pSheldon Masters is a graduate research assistant with the WATERInterface Interdisciplinary Graduate Education Program, which focuses on problems associated with “water for health.”/p /div

Frank Quinn honored with emeritus status

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 00:00
pThroughout his career, Frank Quinn engaged many of the best mathematicians of the late 20th century in a stimulating, high-profile dialogue on the direction of the profession. He also wrote educational software used by thousands of Virginia Tech students./p

Jill Ashton named director of development for the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 00:00
pIn her new position, Jill Ashton will be responsible for overall fundraising efforts and the college’s strategic development plan./p

Scientists visualize potential brain cancer treatments in real time

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 00:00
pVirginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists have developed new imaging techniques to watch dangerous brain tumor cells respond to treatment in real time./p

TEDxVirginiaTech announces 2015 theme of 'Kaleidoscope,' calls for speaker nominations

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 00:00
pKaleidoscope will be the theme for the TEDxVirginiaTech 2015. University faculty, staff, students, alumni, and community members can nominate speakers. Deadline for submissions is April 17./p

Veterinary college's Dr. Sophie Bogers wins $15,000 Elaine Klein Development Award

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 00:00
pDr. Sophie H. Bogers, an equine surgery resident at Virginia Tech's Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center, is the first recipient of the Elaine Klein Career Development Award./p

Warm Hearth Village Old-Time Jam

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 22:00
All old-time musicians are encouraged to come out and join in. The residents really enjoy and appreciate everyone who comes out and plays. Directions to Warm Hearth can be found at www.retire.org/directions.html. The full schedule for the rest of the fall/winter/spring is...