Alumni Distinguished Professor Rosemary Blieszner has been named interim dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences following the announcement of the University of California, Davis, that Elizabeth Spiller has been named its new dean of the College of Letters and Science.
The College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences has launched the university’s first Office for VT-Shaped Learning. The program is intended to help undergraduates excel academically through disciplinary depth, interdisciplinary capacities, experiential learning, and a strong humanistic perspective.
The peer-reviewed, online-only journal is the newest publication of the Gerontological Society of America, the nation’s largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging.
The College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences is establishing the center as part of Virginia Tech’s renewed commitment to elevating the presence and profile of humanities disciplines across the university.
Every Hokie has a story. Whether attending as a cadet in the years following World War II, breaking ground as one of the first African-American women to be accepted as a student, or using time on the university tennis team to build a career as a professional tennis umpire, alumni made memories on campus.
An electronic exhibit will celebrate the nearly 2,300 Virginia Polytechnic Institute men who served in the military during World War I.
Inspired by the classic play “A Raisin in the Sun,” this award-winning comedic drama explores timely themes of race, class, and gentrification.
The ranking category spans several majors: consumer studies; family and consumer sciences; fashion merchandising and design; property management, and residential environments and design.
The university was one of the first to form an Army ROTC program, so its centennial, celebrated this fall and winter, follows that of the national program by just a few months.
The Thinkabit Lab experience offers both teachers and students an engaging learning environment — part lab, makerspace, and classroom — to foster creativity, collaboration, and the critical skills necessary for the 21st century.