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Not every student gets the honor of accompanying the highest ranking cadet on campus to class. Dara Qualter, a junior cadet studying biological sciences, gets to spend every day with him, and she also gets to practice his high fives too. Cadet Brig. Gen. Growley “Tank” II may be the smallest…

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Like many seniors graduating college, James Brooks (’06) received his diploma from Virginia Tech as a double major in history and English without a clue as to what he wanted to do with the rest of his life. Flash-forward a decade and Brooks reports for Anchorage Daily News and has had the op…

With cases of the coronavirus still on the rise, people all over the world are doing their part to slow its spread. For most of us, that might mean that we’ve spent the past two months sitting within the confines of our own homes. The only journeys we’re embarking on is the walk from the cou…

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In October of 2018, Sam Frye, a Virginia Tech junior majoring in marketing, decided, as a sophomore, to make his own comedy club on campus called The Comedy Conglomerate. After auditioning for Improv at Virginia Tech, a comedy acting group on campus, Frye and his friends did not get accepted…

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The Stoneman Douglas High School shooting took place on Valentines Day, Feb. 14, 2018. The shooting left 17 high-schoolers injured and 17 tragically murdered. Aubrey Dosky, a junior majoring in political science, was one of the millions who were outraged by the appalling event, so much so th…

New River Art opened its doors to the public in mid-January ready to serve the creatives of the area –– students and townspeople alike. Converted from a former salon space, New River Art has an open, clean and organized storefront on South Main Street that emanates just the right energy Blac…

While the elusive Sasquatch roams the poorly photographed forests of North America, The Bigfoot Club at Virginia Tech employs a fun approach to hiking Southwest Virginia.

As Commodity Investing by Students (COINS), the nation’s only student-run commodity trading group, surpasses $1 million managed, members find themselves at the beginning of a long road of anticipated growth.

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One of our very own Hokies, Sai Gurrapu, was selected as part of the Forbes Under 30 Scholars program and attended the 2019 summit conference this October in Detroit, packed with events and speakers including Kevin Durant, Serena Williams and Olivia Munn.

Kanye West is one of the world’s most famous musicians in this day and age, whether he has been loved or hated throughout the years. And of course, Kanye loves all of his haters. Setting trends and pop culture standards through music, lifestyle and even politics, Kanye West has been in the A…

In 2017, Jack Windham asked  if anyone was interested in joining a group chat to discuss music. Windham, now a sophomore majoring in computer science at Virginia Tech, discovered how in-demand this discourse truly was. 

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The simplicity of reading is something that, as college students, is overlooked as a tool for success. The social media we digest and the textbook pages that shine dimly in the late hours of studying are things that can be seen as insignificant to educated individuals, yet life-changing to s…