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Caroline Leeth named assistant professor of animal and poultry sciences

Local News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 00:00
div pCaroline Leeth's research focuses on adaptive immune response in health and disease, specifically two autoimmune diseases: type 1 diabetes and lupus./p /div

Construction of new classroom building to begin in November

Local News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 00:00
div pThe three-story, 73,400-square-foot building, set to open in 2016, will contain 15 new classrooms and four teaching laboratories with seats for more than 1,450 students, as well as study rooms and group meeting space./p /div

Hume Center names Jonathan Black associate director of research for aerospace systems

Local News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 00:00
div pJonathan Black will lead the center's research in unmanned aircraft and spacecraft, including the design and construction of a new ground station to facilitate small satellite missions.#160;#160;#160;/p /div

Patent attorney to give keynote address at Science, Technology, and Law Symposium

Local News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 00:00
pJeff Vockrodt, a registered patent attorney, will give the keynote address and will discuss how the new Leahy-Smith America Invents Act is changing the patent landscape in the United States.#160;/p

Research aims to preserve Great Plains by preventing woody shrubs from taking over

Local News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 00:00
pThe research project, funded with a $1.3 million National Science Foundation grant, includes looking at governmental policies and social attitudes on the use of fire to reduce the vulnerability of grasslands to the invasion of woody plants./p

The Brentano String Quartet performs classical works by Mozart, Bartók, and Schubert

Local News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 00:00
div div div div pThe Center for the Arts presents a concert that will feature some of the extensive repertoire by the acclaimed quartet on Sunday, Nov. 2 at 2 p.m./p /div /div /div /div

Contini set for singles final at ITA Atlantic Regional

Local Sports - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 19:28
Hokie junior to face UVA junior

Stoica continues to shine for Hokies at ITA Atlantic Regional

Local Sports - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 17:48
The Tech junior advances to singles finals, doubles semis

Thursday Night Football returns to Lane Stadium

Local Sports - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 08:35
Tickets still available for Miami game

Advances in 'tumor engineering' lead to grant to improve drug therapy

Local News - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:00
pCertain malignant tumors have illustrated an ability to evolve in such a way that they are able to resist therapy in relatively fast time frames./p

Governor's Award nominee Mary Hunter recognized for significantly improving efficiency, effectiveness

Local News - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:00
pMary Hunter's work has allowed several departments across campus to improve some of their most critical financial procedures./p

Kiho Lee named assistant professor of animal and poultry sciences

Local News - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:00
pKiho Lee's research focuses on early embryonic development in pigs. He previously served as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Missouri, Columbia, in the Division of Animal Science./p

New online tool will help university offices be even greener

Local News - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:00
div pThe Green Office Certification Program is a web-based effort to help offices reduce waste and energy use. The program starts today./p /div

Three first-year cadets selected to receive the flags at the Miami game

Local News - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:00
pCadets Michael Davella, Bryan Marceau, and Joshua Porter of First Battalion were selected to receive the flags from the football team prior to the Miami game./p

Tyler Walters named founding director of SHARE initiative

Local News - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:00
div pSHARE, which stands for SHared Access Research Ecosystem, is a collaborative initiative of the Association of Research Libraries, the Association of American Universities, and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities to provide the public with open, online access to research and scholarship./p /div

Hokies advance to quarterfinals at ITA Atlantic Regional

Local Sports - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 20:24
Men's tennis also advances to semifinals in doubles

Ilinca Stoica shines for Tech during Sunday's ITA Atlantic Regional action

Local Sports - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 17:51
The junior records two wins in singles play, one in doubles for the Hokies

Hokies fall at No. 4 Florida State, 3-1

Local Sports - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 16:08
Caine tallies 12 kills for Tech

Tech falls to Wake Forest, 1-0

Local Sports - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 21:53
Nearly-missed chances prove costly in low-scoring game