The Roanoke Times reports the school expects its 2019 freshman class to have about 7,500 students, breaking its previous record 2017 freshman class size of 6,836.
Scientists have identified a new cousin of the T. rex as a dinosaur that only reached the 3-foot height of a toddler.
With a $1.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation, a group of Virginia Tech researchers hope to harness the power of unmanned aerial robots, or drones, to assist human searchers.
Virginia Tech has named its second-oldest building for an enslaved family whose history was in danger of being forgotten.
The final season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” promises to begin with an epic battle between the living and the dead. But, a Virginia Tech professor who teaches a course on the show anticipates themes of apocalypse and transformation unfolding when the white walkers’ battle is over.
A study by Virginia Tech has found that state parks in Virginia contributed about $267 million to the economy in 2018.
Zion Williamson and No. 1 overall seed Duke moved into the Elite Eight by erasing a deficit and then holding on to edge No. 4-seeded Virginia Tech 75-73 on Friday night.
An annual run to honor the 32 Virginia Tech students and faculty who were killed in a 2007 school shooting will be held on April 13.
The biggest upset this March isn’t a wild heave at the horn for a winner from a No. 15 seed or a First Four team somehow weaving into the second weekend — it’s the lack of genuine stunners to shake up the bracket.
Virginia Tech triumphed over Liberty 67-58 to advance to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 52 years.
Yiheng Percival Zhang was a biological systems engineering professor. In 2017, he was charged with defrauding Virginia Tech, the National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Energy.
The city of Alexandria will hold a virtual information session with Virginia Tech to outline plans for the university’s planned Innovation Campus.
Virginia Tech will celebrate indigenous people of the Americas on a day typically reserved for observing the accomplishments of Christopher Columbus.
Virginia Tech quarterback Josh Jackson, who set Hokies freshman records by throwing for 20 touchdowns before being injured last fall, says he’s transferring to the University of Maryland.
“The program is called urban computing, or UrbComp for short,” said a Virginia Tech computer science expert. “It’s sponsored by the National Science Foundation to train the next generation of students in how they can use data to solve urban challenges.”
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