There will be intermittent lane closures along McBryde Drive between Barringer Drive and Buchanan Drive, June 15 - July 30, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. One lane of traffic will remain open at all times and flaggers and signage will help maintain traffic flow during the closures.
The lane closures...
pThe theme for the 94th annual 4-H State Congress is “Celebrating the Past, Making It Last.” It draws on the history of 4-H and demonstrates the power of 4-H to assist teens in developing leadership, citizenship, and life skills through hands-on educational programs./p
pOrr is responsible for education and outreach efforts and the day-to-day operations of the Undergraduate Honor System, including the training and support of faculty, staff, and students involved in the honor system./p
pNicotine found in patches, gums, and e-cigarettes may do more harm than good, according to researchers at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech. Products like these excessively mutate a cell's DNA and may be a precursor to cancer./p
pWith growing numbers of people moving into cities, it is crucial to give architects and builders tools to make good decisions about green roofs. Virginia Tech architectural researcher Elizabeth Grant said with extremes of temperature and rainfall becoming unpredictable as climates change, vegetated roofs are building resilience into a rapidly changing world./p
pA member of the Virginia Tech community since 1978, Fritz Oehlschlaeger worked diligently to become an interdisciplinary scholar concerned with bringing into conversation the fields of literary criticism, philosophical ethics, bioethics, and Christian theology.#160;/p
pA member of the Virginia Tech community since 1997, Margaret C. Merrill #160;increased student awareness of how to find and evaluate information and was dedicated to enhancing student information literacy./p
pTweets are only 140 characters, but amass enough of them, and researchers can deduce a great deal about subjects ranging from disease outbreaks to social unrest.#160;Researchers with the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute have proposed guidelines to make sure data mined from Twitter data is obtained and used ethically./p
pA member of the Virginia Tech community since 2012, Will Mather #160;is a highly regarded biophysicist who was hired as part of the College of Science's emerging undergraduate systems biology degree program and Integrated Science Curriculum./p