Department Highlights and News

Sam Easterling honored with emeritus status

Sam Easterling, former professor and head of the Charles Edward Via Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been conferred the title of Montague-Betts Professor Emeritus of Structural Steel Design by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors. The emeritus title may be conferred on retired professors, Read more…

Elliot Idio attends CI Student Days

“The Construction Institute (CI) Student Days was a phenomenal experience and was a highlight of my entire college career,” said Elliot Idio. “It really tested what I knew of construction and how I can improve.” CE Student Days is a program by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) that brings top engineering students from Read more…

Nina Stark named Anthony and Catherine Moraco Faculty Fellow

Nina Stark, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, was named the Anthony and Catherine Moraco Faculty Fellow by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors. The Anthony and Catherine Moraco Endowed Faculty Fellowship was established in 2018 by Anthony and Catherine Moraco to attract and retain leading scholars in Read more…

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