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ACC marking Fall Sportsmanship Week

The ACC is continuing its sportsmanship awareness campaign by recognizing 2017 Fall Sportsmanship Week through Sunday, October 15.


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ACC Football Notebook: Week 7

News and notes from across the ACC Football world heading into Week 7 of the 2017 season.


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ACC announces networks, football game times for weekend of Oct. 21

The ACC announced the following game times and networks for the football games of October 21.


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ACC Football Players of the Week: Week 6

The ACC Football Players of the Week have been recognized following their performances in Week 6 of the 2017 season.


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Researchers take a TEAM approach to Haiti’s development challenges

Haiti has been the focus of international development assistance for decades. Despite countless efforts, life is still tenuous for its 10.5 million citizens.


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Medical student explores alternative approaches to opioid addiction treatment during public health emergency abroad

A year ago, Andrew Gaddis, a third-year student at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, embarked on a Fulbright research grant to learn more about supervised injection sites.


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Student targets hunger and malnutrition in Mozambique

A Virginia Tech student’s campaign to fight malnutrition will take center stage next week in a gathering of world leaders and college students.


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Fall color outlook disappointing, says Virginia Tech tree expert

Unusually dry conditions in August and September have set up what is potentially the most disappointing season for fall color in many years.


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Virginia Tech cadet chosen to highlight the colors at Boston College game

Virginia Tech cadet Matthew Krusiec of Portland, Maine, will receive the flags at this week’s football game against Boston College.


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Quality of Life Plus partners with Virginia Tech to engineer solutions for our nation’s heroes

Quality of Life Plus and Virginia Tech are partnering to develop solutions to assist and improve the quality of life for wounded veterans and first responders. 


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Students crowdfund to build the world’s best solar home: FutureHAUS Dubai

The Virginia Tech Solar Decathlon Middle East team is the only U.S. team selected for an intercollegiate global competition to build the world’s best solar home.


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Scientists identify potential key to therapeutic treatments for autoimmune diseases

A team of scientists has identified a novel combination of immune response factors involved in the body’s fight against invading pathogens.


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ACC Football Notebook: Week 6

News and notes from the world of ACC Football heading into Week 6 of the 2017 season.


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Virginia Tech alum U.S. Army Capt. Nate Bier named Clemson game Hokie Hero

U.S. Army Capt. Nate Bier, a Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets alumnus, was selected as the Hokie Hero for Saturday’s football game against Clemson.


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ACC announces game times, TV networks for Oct. 13-14

The ACC announced the following game times and networks for the football games of October 13-14.


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ACC Football Players of the Week: Week 5

The ACC Football Players of the Week have been recognized following their performances in Week 5 of the 2017 season.


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President Sands shares aspirations for Virginia Tech to become a global land-grant university

Virginia Tech has been a globally engaged university for most of the past century. Now, it wants to become a leading global university.


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#2 Clemson holds off #12 Virginia Tech, 31-17

#2 Clemson never trailed in an easy 31-17 win at #12 Virginia Tech Saturday night in Blacksburg.


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Virginia Tech researcher bridges digital divide between museums and learning through interactive games

Museums have a captive audience in visitors who typically meander through static exhibits depicting various scenes of cultural and natural history.


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Virginia Tech cadets chosen to highlight the colors at the Clemson game

Cadets Devan Edward Eppes, Liam Rupkey and Jillian Skahill will receive the flags at this week’s football game against Clemson.


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Hires mark new growth for InclusiveVT

Nicole Pitterson was struck by a familiar feeling when she spotted the Jamaican section in a local grocery store, shortly after arriving at Virginia Tech.


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Researchers discover compounds that could decrease fungal infection in lungs

A Virginia Tech research team found a way to alter the growth of a fungus that causes deadly lung infections in immune-compromised individuals.


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Eight from ACC named semifinalists for 2017 Campbell Trophy

Eight student-athletes from the Atlantic Coast Conference have been named semifinalists for the 2017 William V. Campbell Trophy.


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Landmark study suggests risks vary widely in drone-human impacts

New Virginia Tech research suggests there’s wide variation in the risk that unmanned aircraft pose to people on the ground.


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Scientists funded by NSF develop model to explore scenarios for land, watershed restoration

Aquatic invertebrates found in mountain streams — crayfish, stoneflies and mayflies, among others — are important to ecosystems.


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Game Preview: #12 Virginia Tech poised for upset of #2 Clemson?

If ever #2 Clemson looked vulnerable, it was last week at home against unheralded Boston College, who took the Tigers into the fourth quarter in an eventual 34-7 loss.


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A brand to match Virginia Tech’s momentum

Virginia Tech starts a new chapter of its story by unveiling a dramatic new platform from which to share it.


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ACC Football News and Notes: Week 5

News from across the world of ACC Football heading into Week 5 of the 2017 season.


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ACC football game times, TV networks for Oct. 5-7

The ACC announced the following game times and networks for the football games of October 7.


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UVA’s Benkert, Levrone lead ACC Football Player of the Week selections

The ACC Football Players of the Week have been recognized following their performances in week four of the 2017 season.


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Virginia Tech alum Timothy Teh named ODU game Hokie Hero

U.S. Army 1st Lt. Timothy Teh was selected as the Hokie Hero for Saturday’s football game against Old Dominion University.


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New center for health behaviors research to officially open on Roanoke campus

Leonard Epstein, the nationally renowned creator of the “Traffic Light Diet,” knows how to take an old approach and make it into something new.


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#13 Virginia Tech dominates ODU, wins 38-0

It took Virginia Tech a little while to get going, but the Hokies eventually got going.


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Virginia Tech institute launches effort to help government embrace big data

Leaders in law enforcement, education, transportation, and emergency services were in attendance for the DSPG symposium.


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Landmark study suggests risks vary widely in drone-human impacts

New Virginia Tech research suggests there’s wide variation in the risk that unmanned aircraft pose to people on the ground.


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Virginia Tech cadets chosen to highlight the colors at ODU football game

Virginia Tech cadets Miles Keane, Curt Batchelor and Shane Schipper will receive the flags at Saturday’s football game against Old Dominion University.


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Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists decode breast cancer protein

Scientists at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute have successfully determined the full architecture of the breast cancer susceptibility protein.


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Press Conference: Virginia Tech football coach Justin Fuente

Virginia Tech football coach Justin Fuente talks with the media in his weekly press conference.


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Annual VT Engage trip to Dominican Republic builds long-lasting relationships

Each year since 2012, VT Engage has traveled with students to the Hato Mayor region of the Dominican Republic to spend a week with the local nonprofit Community Service Alliance.


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Army research grant could employ physics theory to control epidemics, understand brain

Two Virginia Tech College of Science researchers are spearheading a $1.6 million U.S. Army Research grant.