Aimée Surprenant, associate vice president and dean of the School of Graduate Studies for Memorial University of Newfoundland, will serve as the new dean of Virginia Tech’s Graduate School, effective Sept. 1.
Virginia gas prices are unchanged in the past week, averaging $2.98/gallon today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 4,081 stations in Virginia.
AI tools are extremely precise in the more statistical and analytical elements of conservation, whether it’s detecting complex patterns or making mathematical calculations.
Virginia Tech scientists with the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC have identified neural learning processes to be associated with symptoms of depression.
For the 12th year in a row, the Virginia Tech community exceeded its goal during the annual Lights Out!/Power Down! event held on June 24 on the Blacksburg campus.
A New Zealand man pleaded guilty this week to production of child pornography.
The Virginia Department of Health is issuing an update for the recreational water advisory issued July 29 for Tuckahoe Creek and the James River.
Summer travel has hit a roadblock this year, but not in the amount of people driving. It’s in the distance people are willing to go.
Gov. Ralph Northam recently announced the reappointment of two members to the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors.
Slathering on sunscreen isn’t only for a day at the beach; it’s just as essential on the farm and at other outdoor work settings.
Virginia State Police Trooper W. Diberardine is investigating a single-vehicle fatal crash in Warren County.
For the filing week ending July 24, the figure for seasonally unadjusted initial unemployment claims in Virginia was 6,178, a decrease of 126 claimants from the previous week.
The Virginia Department of Health is issuing a recreational water advisory for all of Tuckahoe Creek beginning at River Road, and the James River from Robious Landing Park in Chesterfield, Goochland and Henrico counties to Belle Isle in the City of Richmond.
Peaches are at their sweetest in midsummer, and Virginia-grown varieties are available now at local farm stands, farmers markets and orchards.
In 2020, the preliminary figure of 62,169 acres of underwater grasses was mapped in the Chesapeake Bay and its tidal tributaries, achieving 48 percent of the Chesapeake Bay Program’s 2025 restoration target of 130,000 acres.
AARP announced six Virginia organizations will receive 2021 Community Challenge grants – part of the largest group of grantees to date with $3.2 million awarded among 244 organizations nationwide.
Virginia Diner will invest $4.5 million to nearly double production of its iconic gourmet peanuts.
The former president of an escrow and title company was sentenced this week to 18 months in prison for misappropriating $715,000 of closing funds in connection with 48 real estate transactions for which she served as the settlement agent.
U.S. News & World Report has recognized VCU Medical Center as the No. 1 hospital in the Richmond metro area for the 11th year in a row, according to its newest Best Hospitals rankings.
While the rest of us avoid COVID-19, 20 college students and medical laboratory technicians signed up this summer for a closer look at the many forms of detecting the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
If you have ordered something online and been amazed when it arrives at your doorstep the next day, you can probably thank a super-sized warehouse.
The pace of COVID-19 vaccinations in Virginia continues on a downward slope from the springtime high, and, no surprise, our case numbers are climbing with the delta variant taking root.
A significant increase in the time it is taking the State Department to process passports is forcing many travelers to postpone previously booked vacations.
Virginia gas prices have risen 0.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.98/gallon today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 4,081 stations in Virginia.
The Capital Wing of the Commemorative Air Force will celebrate National Aviation Day on Aug. 19 by flying its 1945 General Motors TBM Avenger torpedo bomber over Kill Devil Hills, N.C.
The Virginia Museum of History & Culture is recognizing the authors of the best article to appear in its quarterly journal, as well as an author of a work in the field of Virginia biography.
In the early days of the pandemic, scientists at Virginia Tech created a COVID-19 testing laboratory and novel test for the virus from scratch.
The Virginia Department of Veterans Services Military Medics and Corpsmen program has been chosen as a winner of the 2021 State Transformation in Action Recognition Award.