"The trip really instilled in me a sense of adventure and curiosity that I don't think is possible to gain in the classroom," said Seth Lowe. University Honors is still recruiting students for the spring 2016 program.
Professor Barry Goodell joins researchers from across the world who plan to mimic the chemistry of the brown rot fungus to improve biorefining processes.
He received an honorary medal by the professional association of Peruvian architects for his contributions to the study of Swiss Modernism, which has influenced modern architecture in Peru.
A camera-trap project reveals that unsustainable hunting practices and human-associated predators are responsible for range contractions and possible population declines of native species.
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe recently named three appointees to the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors and appointed a longtime Virginia Tech administrator to the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia.
Virginia Tech is converting to single-stream recycling, meaning it will no longer be necessary to sort recyclable materials.
The many personal and collaborative achievements listed illustrate commitment to scholarship, outreach, and research among members of the university community, placing Virginia Tech among the top research universities in the world.
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