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Article ItemStudent’s comeback story leads to scholarship support , article
When the senior from Mount Vernon, Virginia, found himself unable to pursue his dream of being a Navy pilot, he rallied by switching to a national security and foreign affairs major at Virginia Tech and resetting his goal to become an intelligence officer in the Navy.
Article ItemSenior international relations major comes full circle in wanting to help others , article
From taking on leadership roles in the Student Government Association to an internship helping refugees, Sanskriti Neupane charted a path to prepare for a career in which she could help others.
Article ItemNew associate dean to strengthen global connections for College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences , article
Farida Jalalzai will join the leadership of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences on July 1.
Article ItemAcclaimed political science professor earns legacy award from alma mater , article
“In my international studies courses, I’ve focused on vulnerable populations and especially cultural groups worldwide who are most susceptible to hurt, harm, and loss, given the wide range of maleficent forces at work throughout the world today,” said Edward Weisband, the Edward S. Diggs Endowed Chair in the Social Sciences at Virginia Tech.
Article ItemPolitical expert highlights key topics ahead of State of the Union address , article
President Joe Biden will take center stage on Tuesday night to give his second State of the Union address in front of a divided Congress and [public audience – or, audiences in the United States and around the world]. In addition to touting administration successes and acknowledging persistent challenges, Virginia Tech political expert Karen Hult said he will also lay his foundation, hinting at a 2024 re-election bid.
Article ItemClass of 2023: Jumping out of planes teaches Army veteran to conquer the fear of being a nontraditional student , article
The first time Jeff Parks was supposed to jump out of an airplane as an Army paratrooper, he was scared stiff. Everyone was. “Anybody who tells you they weren’t terrified is lying,” he said.