Virginia Tech graduates outpace the national average when it comes to thriving at work, having great careers, and leading lives that matter. Results from a research collaboration with Gallup indicate that Virginia Tech alumni flourish...No comment / Read More »
Virginia Cooperative Extension and the Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program in Virginia Tech’s College of Natural Resources and Environment, in collaboration with Virginia’s natural resource agencies, companies, and associations, will hold their 39th Annual Fall...No comment / Read More »
Few people saw this coming. Even the athlete himself. In the spring of 2014, Roanoker Matt Doughty was finishing up her senior year at North Cross School where he had been a standout in both...No comment / Read More »
On Monday, Sept. 21, Virginia Tech’s College of Natural Resources and Environment officially opens its new Research Aviary, one of few such university facilities in the region. “Virginia Tech has incredible strengths in avian biology,...No comment / Read More »
Walking along Roanoke’s greenways and through downtown is good for your health, and recently Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine students did just that – for your health. It was part of the school’s program...
No stranger to ruffling feathers, Roanoke County Supervisor Al Bedrosian has stepped up his campaign against United Way and Planned Parenthood. Roanoke County Administrator Tom Gates has said that the county does not contribute directly...No comment / Read More »
Here is a very well done segment by the BBC on what it has taken to carry on at WDBJ7 during these difficult days: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-34078308 How do you report on your colleagues’ death? What about your...No comment / Read More »
Our hearts and prayers go out to the families, friends and co-workers of Alison Parker and Adam Ward. Today’s tragic events are among the most senseless and sad that our Valley has experienced in many...No comment / Read More »
Among Virginians, likely Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump (45%-32%), but is in a virtual tie with Jeb Bush (42%-41%), Marco Rubio (41%-40%), and Scott Walker (42%-38%), according to The Roanoke College Poll....No comment / Read More »
The Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets’ first-year cadets will travel to the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Virginia, on Saturday, Sept. 5, the ninth consecutive year for such a visit. The bonds, both past and...No comment / Read More »
WVTF Public Radio’s music hosts will both retire this month. Charlie Perkinson, former host of the nightly “Jazz Tonight” and the weekend “All That Jazz”, and Steve Brown, music director and former host of “Morning...