Department Highlights and News

Brett Farmer wins Virginia Tech Award for Safety Excellence

Two Virginia Tech employees are being recognized for their commitment to maintaining a safe environment in university labs. Brett Farmer and Brian Tissue have received the 2017 Virginia Tech Award for Safety Excellence. Six other employees were nominated. They are: Brian Gilmore, laboratory manager, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute Katrina Lasley, microbiology teaching laboratory coordinator, Read more…

19th Annual Alumni Golf Outing

Join us on June 1, 2017 at Bull Run Golf Club for the 19th Annual Alumni Golf Outing. Format Four-person Captain’s Choice (scramble) Tee Times Shotgun Start: 12:00pm Cost $90 per golfer (covers green fees, cart, and cookout after the tournament) Location Bull Run Golf Club 3520 James Madison Highway Haymarket, VA 20169 Complete the Read more…

Marc Edwards awarded Engineering News-Record’s 2017 Award of Excellence

Marc Edwards, University Distinguished Professor and the Charles P. Lunsford Professor in the Charles E. Via Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in the College of Engineering, has been awarded Engineering News-Record’s 2017 Award of Excellence. Each year, the weekly construction magazine selects 25 Newsmakers nationally to be honored for their contributions to the Read more…

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