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Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke visited Virginia Tech for a town hall meeting as a part of his presidential campaign Friday, Aug. 30. The event, which took place in Hancock Hall’s auditorium, was a part of his larger national campaign through local towns, businesses and colle…

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The Virginia Assembly recently approved a budget which included a higher education package to allow Virginia colleges and universities to produce 25,000 new degrees in computer science and related fields by 2039. The project, which is also known as Tech Talent pipeline, is aiming to support …

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Secretary of the U.S. Army Dr. Mark T. Esper visited Virginia Tech as his first stop on a campus tour of the nation’s six senior military colleges. Virginia Tech has congressional designation because of the Corps of Cadets and had the privilege to host Esper on Friday, April 5. Meeting with …

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded the Virginia Tech Center for Power Electronics Systems (CPES) and the Power and Energy Center (PEC) $1.8 million to come up with a new system of power distribution that adjusts for the changes in power supply from renewable energy resources.

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With the surfacing of an offensive photograph from Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s 1984 medical school yearbook, the Executive Board of the Young Democrats at Virginia Tech released a statement calling for Northam’s resignation.

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Virginia Tech scientist Tim Long and University of Virginia oncologist Tim Showalter have teamed up to find a solution to alleviate stress and discomfort for women during cancer treatment. Professor Long, a faculty member of Virginia Tech’s College of Science and Showalter, radiation oncolog…

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Former Virginia Tech student Natalie Keepers was sentenced to 40 years in prison for accessory before the fact of first-degree murder in connection to the death of 13-year-old Nicole Lovell on Tuesday.

After a search that lasted over a year, Amazon announced its selection of Northern Virginia and New York City on Tuesday as the new locations of its second headquarters (HQ2), which will be split between the two areas.

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The Virginia Tech Center for Infrastructure-Based Safety Systems (CIBSS) and the Virginia State Police have teamed up to help stop roadside injuries and fatalities of officers in the field.

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Democratic candidate for Virginia’s 9th Congressional District Anthony Flaccavento held his 93rd town hall in New Classroom Building at Virginia Tech. The town hall was hosted by the Virginia Tech Young Democrats and was well attended by students and Blacksburg community members.

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The trial of Natalie Keepers on the charge of accessory before the fact in connection to the murder of 13-year-old Nicole Lovell began Monday with jury selection.

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Corey Stewart is an American attorney who is currently serving his fourth term as the at-large Chair of the Board of Supervisors of Prince William County, Virginia. Stewart won the Republican nomination on June 12 after defeating Delegate Nick Freitas and Christian minister E.W. Jackson, and…

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Tim Kaine has been serving as the junior United States senator from Virginia since 2013. Prior to this position, he was Virginia's 38th lieutenant governor from 2002 to 2006 and 70th governor from 2006 to 2010. Kaine was the nominee of the Democratic Party for vice president of the United St…

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Anthony Flaccavento, who is running for the Democratic primary seat to eventually challenge congressman Morgan Griffith of Virginia’s 9th District, held a Youth Summit Forum on March 17. The event, which took place in Squires Student Center was co-sponsored with the Greens at Virginia Tech a…