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Sep 30, 2014 2014 annual notice on campus safety, emergency notification reports
Sep 30, 2014 Virginia Tech Police Department to hold Community Day Sunday, Oct. 5
Sep 25, 2014 Virginia Tech ranked in top 10 universities to work for in 2014
Sep 18, 2014 Blacksburg Transit seeks comments on route and service changes
Sep 18, 2014 Parking passes for vendors and contractors
Sep 19, 2014 Proposed Multi-Modal Transit Facility to become the transit hub for campus
Sep 16, 2014 Blacksburg ranked fourth happiest small place in America
Sep 03, 2014 Recycling available for football tailgaters
Sep 10, 2014 Sustainability Week 2014 celebrates town and gown's commitment to the environment
Aug 29, 2014 Parking options for Moss Arts Center patrons
Sep 15, 2014 LiveSafe mobile app improves campus safety
Sep 04, 2014 New signs point the way around campus
Sep 29, 2014 Governor's award nominee Stephanie Gallemore recognized for supporting Special Olympics
Sep 22, 2014 Governor's Award nominee Glen Acord credited with maintaining a safe workplace
Aug 20, 2014 Parking and transportation information for 2014 home football games
Aug 21, 2014 Test of VT Alerts scheduled for all campuses Aug. 28
Aug 25, 2014 New recycling areas available for football tailgaters
Sep 08, 2014 Schiffert Health Center statement on Ebola virus
Sep 08, 2014 Changes to make voting easier for students
Aug 13, 2014 Register for emergency training
Aug 05, 2014 Kevin Foust named chief of police and director of campus security
Aug 01, 2014 Changes for parking at North End Center parking garage
Aug 05, 2014 Dirt paths on Drillfield to be paved
Aug 08, 2014 Virginia Tech Rescue Squad passes state inspection
Jul 29, 2014 Riding in a vanpool can save money
Sep 16, 2014 Download LiveSafe app to stay safe and informed
Jul 30, 2014 New leadership announced for Facilities Services
Jul 11, 2014 BT4U mobile app provides real-time bus information
Jul 15, 2014 University exceeds 2014 'Lights out!/Power down!' goal
Jul 11, 2014 New building signs help visitors navigate campus
Jun 24, 2014 Training for university emergency coordinators improves campus safety
Jun 13, 2014 Carpooling saves money and wear on your vehicle
Jun 13, 2014 Deadline to register for Bike, Bus, and Walk program is Oct. 3
Jun 12, 2014 Parking for campus visitors
Jun 11, 2014 Tips for recycling at Virginia Tech
Jun 14, 2014 Learn how to protect the people you love in an emergency
Jun 04, 2014 Beware of VT Alerts phishing scam
Jun 13, 2014 Alumni Mall to get facelift and additional parking
Jun 18, 2014 Help conserve energy during 'Lights out!/Power down!' June 26
May 28, 2014 Moss Arts Center gets green building certification
May 20, 2014 Faculty and staff attend police academy and learn about life as a police officer
May 23, 2014 Summer is construction season on campus
May 21, 2014 Summer months remain busy for many employees
May 14, 2014 Employees recognized for outstanding customer service
May 12, 2014 Dietrick Lawn to become open space once again
May 08, 2014 Virginia Tech among the top 'green colleges' for fifth consecutive year
May 02, 2014 Virginia Tech funds five sustainability projects through Green RFP Program
Apr 24, 2014 Virginia Tech police partner with VCU police for officer exchange program
Apr 25, 2014 History comes full circle for Virginia Tech and Historic Smithfield Plantation
Apr 17, 2014 Special test of VT Alerts scheduled for all campuses April 24
Apr 14, 2014 Virginia Tech Police make arrest in forgery case
Apr 16, 2014 Chris Kiwus named associate vice president and chief facilities officer
Apr 11, 2014 Virginia Tech architecture captures four of the top 10 spots in prestigious statewide poll
Apr 15, 2014 Virginia Tech commuter program gets national recognition
Apr 01, 2014 Stay aware and be safe on campus
Mar 28, 2014 New classroom building to provide additional innovative learning space
Apr 07, 2014 New Hokie Bikeway expands Huckleberry Trail
Mar 13, 2014 Child safety seat checks offered by the Virginia Tech Police Department
Mar 25, 2014 Virginia Tech police dog Boris retires
Mar 17, 2014 March 17: Winter weather impacts operations in Northern Virginia, Reynolds Homestead
Mar 07, 2014 March 7: Winter weather impacts Reynolds Homestead
Mar 07, 2014 Learn about commuting options
Mar 06, 2014 How much electricity does your building use?
Mar 04, 2014 University to participate in statewide tornado drill Tuesday, March 11
Mar 03, 2014 Campus planning task force to focus on the student experience
Mar 04, 2014 March 3-4: Winter weather impacts operations
Feb 07, 2014 Read the latest HokieReady newsletter
Feb 14, 2014 Feb. 12-14: Blacksburg campus, other locations closed Friday, Feb. 14
Feb 28, 2014 Ambler Johnston Hall LEED Gold certified, wins three design awards
Jan 23, 2014 Virginia Tech saves energy, money during winter break
Feb 05, 2014 Feb. 5: Winter weather results in delayed opening at northern Virginia facilities
Jan 28, 2014 Jan. 28-30: Winter weather-related information, closures and cancellations announced
Jan 28, 2014 Mock DUI event to show dangers of distracted and drunken driving scheduled for Jan. 29
Jan 21, 2014 Safety tips for cold weather
Jan 20, 2014 Tuesday, Jan. 21: Winter weather-related information
Jan 28, 2014 Recycle and help Virginia Tech win a national championship
Jan 29, 2014 Commuting options for Christiansburg residents
Jan 23, 2014 New trash containers on campus make it easier to recycle
Jan 14, 2014 Four finalists selected for campus visits in search for associate vice president and chief facilities officer
Jan 31, 2014 Energy-efficient chilled water plant is online, will support future campus growth
Jan 14, 2014 Virginia Tech employees give more than $300,000 to charities
Jan 03, 2014 Virginia Tech makes Best of Green Schools list
Jan 28, 2014 Three Virginia Tech buildings receive awards
Dec 10, 2013 During this season of giving support the Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign
Dec 05, 2013 Need a car? Try Zipcar.
Dec 10, 2013 Bob Spieldenner named communications manager for administrative services
May 29, 2014 Severe thunderstorms predicted? Know what to do
Dec 18, 2013 Stay safe while enjoying the outdoors
Dec 05, 2013 Stay safe during hunting season
Dec 05, 2013 Know what to do for a tornado watch and a tornado warning
Nov 14, 2013 Virginia Tech Police Chief Wendell Flinchum to step down
Nov 15, 2013 Demolition of Rasche Hall underway
Nov 11, 2013 At some point, everyone in the Hokie community will be a pedestrian
Nov 11, 2013 Safety tips for biking on campus
Nov 26, 2013 Know what to do if there is a suspicious person on campus
Nov 11, 2013 Ensure your pet is Hokie Ready
Nov 25, 2013 Support local charities through gift to Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign
Nov 07, 2013 America Recycles Day to be celebrated Nov. 15
Nov 12, 2013 Revised Virginia Tech Climate Action Commitment reaffirms university’s commitment to sustainability
Oct 30, 2013 Support your community by donating to help neighbors, colleagues, friends in need
Nov 04, 2013 Tips for what to do during a power outage on campus
Oct 17, 2013 Sustainable Hokies: Water bottle refilling stations aim to reduce use of disposable water bottles
Oct 16, 2013 Sustainable Hokies: New energy efficient lights in Hillcrest Hall to pay for themselves in seven years
Oct 15, 2013 Sustainable Hokies: Showerhead switch in residence halls to save 23 million gallons of water annually
Oct 16, 2013 Great SouthEast ShakeOut on Oct. 17 encourages earthquake preparedness
Oct 15, 2013 Mark Helms named interim associate vice president and chief facilities officer
Oct 11, 2013 Virginia Tech gets its first solar-powered bus shelter
Oct 16, 2013 Technology initiatives enhance campus safety
Oct 01, 2013 2013 annual notice on campus safety, emergency notification reports
Nov 01, 2013 Stay informed and know what to do before, during, and after emergencies
Oct 17, 2013 How to report an emergency on and off campus
Oct 17, 2013 Always have I.C.E. information nearby
Oct 17, 2013 Worried about zombies? Make a plan and gather supplies now.
Oct 17, 2013 Do you know the difference between secure-in-place and shelter-in-place?
Sep 27, 2013 Green RFP program supports student-led sustainability projects
Sep 18, 2013 Southgate Center renamed Public Safety Building; Police, Emergency Management now under one roof
Sep 18, 2013 University celebrates Lavery Hall sustainability recognition
Sep 19, 2013 Virginia Tech Police Department to hold Community Day Sept. 29
Sep 26, 2013 Employees give back to the community through annual Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign
Sep 09, 2013 Celebrate Sustainability 2013 highlights town and gown's commitment to the environment
Sep 06, 2013 Virginia Tech partners with Zipcar to offer car sharing on campus
Aug 15, 2013 Interactive Virginia Tech map offers customization, rich data layers, ease of use
Aug 05, 2013 Virginia Tech leads regional effort to hire veterans
Aug 08, 2013 Staff contribute in many ways as campus prepares for new academic year
Jul 22, 2013 Governor's Award nominee David Sciarretta recognized for successful career at steam plant
Jul 29, 2013 Governor's Award nominee Caroline Velasquez recognized for excellent customer service
Jun 28, 2013 Scaffolding collapse at Davidson Hall construction site
Jun 25, 2013 University community meets 2013 'Lights out!/Power down!' goal
Jun 28, 2013 Deborah Freed named 2013 Extraordinary Bike Professional by regional organization
Jun 10, 2013 Virginia Tech becomes first university to be certified by Virginia Values Veterans
Jun 18, 2013 Energy conservation put to the test during 'Lights out!/Power down!' June 20
Jun 03, 2013 Efforts made by nine university employees honored with customer service awards
May 21, 2013 Veterinary Medicine Instruction Addition earns LEED Silver certification
May 14, 2013 Next generation of senior leaders graduate from Executive Development Institute
May 10, 2013 Faculty, staff volunteer ushers work diligently to assist commencement visitors with disabilities
May 15, 2013 Introducing VTGemini, an emergency preparedness iOS mobile application for the Blacksburg campus  
May 15, 2013 Blacksburg Transit celebrates 30 years of service
May 06, 2013 For fourth consecutive year, Virginia Tech ranked among the 'greenest colleges' in nation
May 13, 2013 Virginia Tech designated a Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists
May 01, 2013 Blacksburg campus buildings will soon have street addresses
Apr 29, 2013 Darrell Sheppard receives 2013 Staff Career Achievement Award
Apr 26, 2013 Emergency response training to be offered this spring and summer to faculty, staff, and students
Apr 24, 2013 Sustainability program wins Governor's Environmental Excellence Award
Apr 18, 2013 Virginia Tech marks Earth Week 2013 April 22 to 26
Apr 19, 2013 Virginia Tech receives second silver rating in national sustainability program
Mar 29, 2013 Major redesign of the Upper Quad set to begin
Apr 05, 2013 Virginia Tech recognized as a top performer in Governor's Preparedness Certification Program
Mar 14, 2013 Enviornmental Health and Safety receives award for materials management facility
Mar 01, 2013 University to observe tornado awareness month during March
Mar 13, 2013 Richard K. McCoy named director of parking and transportation
Mar 04, 2013 University to test VT Alerts on Blacksburg campus, six regional locations, on Wednesday, March 20
Mar 01, 2013 University receives fifth Tree Campus USA recognition
Mar 13, 2013 Virginia Tech again receives national recognition for alternative transportation programs
Feb 25, 2013 University departments to begin relocation to new North End Center in March
Feb 04, 2013 RecycleMania challenges Hokies to get in the game
Jan 30, 2013 Rescue squad captain finds satisfaction in helping others
Jan 25, 2013 In memoriam: Buford Brown Meredith, grounds foreman, Department of Athletics
Jan 18, 2013 Visitor and Undergraduate Admissions Center earns LEED certification for sustainability
Jan 31, 2013 Emergency preparedness training offered to faculty and staff
Jan 25, 2013 Catherine Chambers earns certification from National Association of College Auxiliary Services
Dec 20, 2012 Energy savings to reduce carbon footprint between semesters
Dec 03, 2012 Memorial service for police officer Deriek W. Crouse set for Dec. 8
Nov 29, 2012 Virginia Tech Police Department receives fifth consecutive re-accreditation
Nov 30, 2012 Carrie R. Norman named communications manager for the Division of Administrative Services
Nov 13, 2012 No. 1 again: Blacksburg recognized among 'Top 10 Cities to Raise a Family'
Oct 31, 2012 Wednesday update: Northern Virginia Center in Falls Church without power
Oct 17, 2012 Great SouthEast ShakeOut on Oct. 18 encourages earthquake preparedness
Oct 17, 2012 Two finalists selected for campus visits in search for associate vice president and chief facilities officer
Oct 29, 2012 First Hokie Stone on Human and Agricultural Biosciences Building 1 marks new phase of construction
Oct 02, 2012 Student initiatives, university support pave way for $63,000 in green projects around campus
Sep 28, 2012 2012 annual notice on campus safety, emergency notification reports
Sep 12, 2012 Sustainability Week to celebrate six years of accomplishments
Sep 05, 2012

Extraordinary Employee series: Anthony Watson’s commitment ensures campus runs smoothly year-round

If you’ve ever attended an event on campus, chances are Anthony S. Watson had something to do with it.  Learn more about just how extraordinary Watson is in the first installment of the new Extraordinary Employee series.

Anthony Watson

Aug 30, 2012 Major building projects continue to shape campus landscape
Aug 21, 2012 Statement on proposed athletic practice facility
Aug 22, 2012 Staff contribute in many ways as campus prepares for new academic year
Aug 07, 2012 Virginia Tech Police Department promotes two officers
Aug 14, 2012 Officer finds gratification in challenges of police work
Aug 03, 2012 Virginia Tech Police seeks reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies; public comment invited as part of process
Jul 30, 2012 University responds swiftly, successfully to power reduction request
Jul 30, 2012 Jason P. Soileau named assistant vice president, Office of University Planning
Jul 20, 2012 Associate Vice President and Chief Facilities Officer Michael Coleman to retire
Jul 19, 2012 Unified communications team maintains telephone communications, mitigates loss of service from power outages
Jul 06, 2012 Steve Mouras receives 2012 Governor’s Award for Innovation
Jun 27, 2012 First house of Oak Lane Phase IV set to open for fall semester
Jun 26, 2012 University community exceeds 'Lights out!/Power down!' 2012 goal
Jun 06, 2012 Lt. Scott Lau graduates top of his class at Southern Police Institute
Jun 05, 2012 University community encouraged to 'power down' Wednesday, June 13
May 24, 2012 University salutes employee contributions in administrative services
May 02, 2012 Davidson Hall Hokie Stone prevails
May 02, 2012 RecycleMania 2012 results show growth in campus recycling efforts
Apr 25, 2012 Virginia Tech featured in The Princeton Review's Guide to 322 Green Colleges
Apr 24, 2012 Virginia Tech's Police Academy offers inside look at police operations
Apr 30, 2012 Charles S. 'Stanley' Williams receives 2012 President's Award for Excellence
Apr 18, 2012 Virginia Tech wins Tree Campus competition, gets $1,000 for trees
Apr 13, 2012 Virginia Tech announces Earth Week 2012 events
Apr 17, 2012 Virginia Tech named Tree Campus USA for fourth consecutive year
Mar 28, 2012 Turner Street project to house university offices, support parking needs for Center for the Arts
Mar 15, 2012 Virginia Tech: A great place to work in a top-rated town
Mar 22, 2012 Two grants strengthen traffic safety programs on campus
Mar 12, 2012 Virginia Tech Rescue Squad wins collegiate Advanced Life Support Skills competition
Feb 27, 2012 Dean Gerhardt Schurig lays first Hokie Stone in new veterinary medicine building
Mar 14, 2012 Energy conservation initiative begins in six campus buildings
Mar 08, 2012 Alternative transportation program recognized with national award
Mar 12, 2012 Virginia Tech to participate in statewide tornado drill Tuesday, March 20, will test VT Alerts
Feb 24, 2012 Visitor and Undergraduate Admissions Center is recognized for construction excellence
Feb 22, 2012 Michael Cannon named manager of industrial hygiene services
Feb 06, 2012 RecycleMania challenges Hokies to take it to the recycle bin
Jan 19, 2012 Committee appointed to evaluate wooded site for proposed athletic training facility
Feb 07, 2012 Installation under way for university's first major solar panel system
Jan 20, 2012 Research building certified Gold by U.S. Green Building Council
Feb 27, 2012 New chilled water plant to support future development of Life Sciences Precinct
Dec 16, 2011 Virginia Tech to break ground on first building in new Biosciences Precinct
Dec 14, 2011 Davidson Hall to undergo $31.1 million transformation
Oct 10, 2012 Information on authorized closings and designation of emergency personnel
Nov 18, 2011 Leigh A. LaClair named deputy chief facilities officer
Nov 10, 2011 Z. Scott Hurst honored with emeritus status
Sep 07, 2011 Building emergency coordinators increase emergency preparedness on campus
Sep 01, 2011 Virginia Tech places in top 16 schools for sustainability
Sep 05, 2011 Virginia Tech receives silver rating in sustainability
Jul 28, 2011 University assigns new physical addresses to all campus buildings
May 12, 2011 University programs encourage community participation in campus safety, emergency response
Mar 29, 2011 Donna R. Brown named executive director of New River Valley Emergency Communications Regional Authority
Apr 04, 2011 Kevin L. Foust named deputy chief of police, assistant director of security
Dec 08, 2010 Cynthia Rutherford named director of employee wellness
Dec 10, 2010 Karen A. Jones named executive director for equity and access
Nov 18, 2010 Edward O. Watson Jr. named director of university planning design and construction
Nov 04, 2010 Parking Services opens new satellite office in Perry Street Parking Garage
Oct 25, 2010 William 'Rick' Hinson Jr. named University Building Official
Oct 29, 2010 Linda Woodard honored with emerita status
Aug 18, 2010 State to conduct emergency drill on campus
Aug 23, 2010 University's first parking deck to open today
Jul 06, 2010 2010-11 parking permits go on sale July 6
Jun 18, 2010 Douglas Martin honored with emeritus status
Jun 03, 2010 First Virginia Tech Green Campus Challenge a success
May 18, 2010 Milestone notes progress on first parking deck
Apr 28, 2010 Three university safety programs expanded to encourage faculty, staff participation
Apr 27, 2010 Two departments to merge to form Office of Campus Planning, Space, and Real Estate
Mar 29, 2010 Virginia Tech declared StormReady by National Weather Service
Mar 24, 2010 Administrative restructuring moves equity functions to Office of Human Resources
Jan 13, 2010 Update on steam line: repairs complete
Aug 28, 2009 University roadway improvements completed on-time, under budget
Jan 14, 2009 Virginia Tech, Virginia Tech Foundation, and Montgomery County partner on new Price's Fork Elementary School project
Dec 05, 2008 Three university human resources specialists earn certification as senior professionals in human resources
Dec 04, 2008 University names Michael J. Mulhare director of emergency management
Nov 14, 2008 University honored with 2008 Disability Employment Champions Award
Jun 06, 2008 Lance Franklin named director of environmental, health and safety services
Mar 17, 2008 Hal Irvin named associate vice president for human resources
Jan 18, 2008 Michael Coleman named associate vice president for facilities
Jan 09, 2008 Executive vice president Jim Hyatt retires; university to realign several positions
Nov 02, 2007 Denny Cochrane named energy and sustainability coordinator
May 18, 2007 Sherwood Wilson named Virginia Tech vice president for administrative services
Jan 09, 2007 Police Department awarded third consecutive re-accreditation
Dec 12, 2006 Capt. Flinchum named chief of police and director of campus security
Feb 22, 2013 Virginia Tech Police safety tip: Everyday precautions from crime