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Junior Emily Baughman attends Student Days conference

Summer is a time for most students to relax by the pool, spend time with friends, and take a few months off from school work. Instead, junior Emily Baughman worked an internship and attended the Student Days conference of Construction Institute (CI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) in California. The opportunity arose Read more…

Alumnus Leads Transportation Changes on Campus

The Virginia Tech campus is constantly changing. Just this summer, there have been over 300 construction, maintenance and renovation projects.┬áMany of these construction projects are to classroom buildings and dorms. However, the most noticeable change to campus has been the new traffic pattern on the Drillfield. Two roundabouts were added to the north end of Read more…

Research team collects data in Yakutat, Alaska

While most students and faculty in the Via Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering were enjoying the warm Blacksburg temperatures, Nina Stark, along with graduate students Freddie Falcone and Ali Albatal, were in Yakutat, Alaska to take the third, and final, field survey. The ICTAS funded project is focused on developing more cost-effective geotechnical survey Read more…

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