Virginia Tech is one of only three universities nationwide to receive priority access licenses in a recent Federal Communications Commission auction, opening the door for innovative research in areas from wireless communications to smart farming.
Research computing capabilities at Virginia Tech are expanding with the merger of the Fralin Life Sciences Institute research computing group and Advanced Research Computing in the Division of Information Technology.
Be on the lookout for suspicious emails: the Virginia Tech IT Security Office is tracking a sharp increase in ‘spear phishing’ emails impersonating Virginia Tech administrators, which contain false links or other attempts to access personal information.
Helping instructors design engaging, accessible online courses is a core function of Technology-enhanced Learning and Online Strategies, but doing this for all courses in such a short time period was unprecedented.
Setting up a home office? Those working remotely can implement easy ergonomic principles that will help deliver a boost to wellbeing, comfort, and productivity. Make individual adjustments, based on personal preference and comfort.
Hall, previously a project manager for Enterprise Systems, will focus her efforts on ensuring successful development and execution of the Division of IT's strategic and operational plans in alignment with Virginia Tech's strategic goals.