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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

Dr. John Rossmeisl honored with 2014 Zoetis Award for Research Excellence

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 00:00
pDr. John Rossmeisl, associate professor of neurology and neurosurgery in the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, has an international reputation for his expertise in the clinical management and research of brain tumors in dogs./p

Employees recognized for combined 16,285 years of service

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 00:00
pEach spring, the university hosts three receptions to honor faculty and staff who have made an enduring commitment of 10, 15, 20, and 25 years of service or more./p

Frank Shushok Jr. honored for contributions to student learning

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 00:00
pFrank Shushok has been recognized for his outstanding and sustained contributions to higher education, to the student affairs profession, and to scholarly research and discourse on the student experience./p

Spring theatre series closes with an awakening

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 00:00
pThe Virginia Tech School of Performing Arts presents the musical Spring Awakening. This coming-of-age rock musical was the winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The program contains mature subject matter and may not be appropriate for all audiences./p

Summer course immerses students in Great Smoky Mountains ecology

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 00:00
pHeld at the Great Smoky Mountains Institute in Tennessee Aug. 3-9, the three-credit course is open to anyone interested in learning about the natural environment./p

Virginia Tech World Cup draws players from diverse backgrounds

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 00:00
pThe annual event is open to all students, alumni, faculty, and staff from any college or university in Virginia./p