Friday, November 20, 2020
New Virginia Tech facilities include the William M. Etgen Large Animal Learning Center and Metabolic Research Laboratory
A new Metabolic Research Laboratory will be ready in early 2021 and will allow faculty and students in the Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to conduct research that addresses current and emerging issues in the animal industry.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Veterinary college's annual event brings together interprofessional student teams to solve cases using a One Health approach
On Nov. 7, the One Health Working Group, based in the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, held its annual One Health Case Competition in conjunction with International One Health Day, which falls on Nov. 3 every year. Because of COVID-19 restrictions, this year’s event was held virtually on Zoom.
Monday, November 16, 2020
The Center for Emerging, Zoonotic, and Arthropod-borne Pathogens announces team-building pilot grant awards
Funded by the Fralin Life Sciences Institute and Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station, 10 interdisciplinary research teams were awarded team-building pilot grant awards to tackle some of these complex zoonotic and vector-borne emerging infectious disease problems.
Friday, November 13, 2020
“To me, all this says that traditional Thanksgiving celebrations with extended families coming together have the potential to cause substantial harm," says Virginia Tech biostatistician Ron Fricker.
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Accommodating the relocation and expansion of the oncology service from the Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Blacksburg, the brand-new Animal Cancer Care and Research Center is a vital part of the Virginia Tech Carilion Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke, Virginia.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
A dual-degree graduate of the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, Dodd continued a family legacy of service when she commissioned in the U.S. Army Veterinary Corps.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Veterinary college’s distinguished alumni award winners to speak at virtual continuing education webinar
Veterinary medicine alumnae Cindy Driscoll ’87 and Karen Meidenbauer ’16 received Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine’s Lifetime Achievement Alumni Award and Outstanding Recent Alumni Award, respectively.
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
The show must go on: The Center for Communicating Science announces virtual format for annual Nutshell Games
Instead of presenting in front of a Moss Arts Center audience, this year’s Nutshell Games competition will be moving to a first-ever virtual format. You can watch 29 graduate student researchers present their research on Saturday, Nov. 7. Did we mention that they have only 90 seconds to present?
Monday, October 26, 2020
The new program offers graduate students the opportunity to get involved in research as diverse as SARS-COV-2 reverse genetics, treating microbial contamination in drinking water, and reducing mosquito-borne diseases.
Thursday, October 22, 2020
The new program will give undergraduates a competitive advantage when applying for international service opportunities.