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Video: 2016 at Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech's 2016
All in, all year long, the Hokie Nation was as engaged as ever.
Top stories at Virginia Tech in 2016
Fighting for Flint, hacking for good, homing pardoned turkeys, and more ...
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Favorite Virginia Tech photographs of 2016
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VT Stories
VT Stories
Initiated in 2015 by the Office of the President and managed by faculty and staff across the university, the VT Stories Oral History Project is collecting alumni's stories to preserve our shared history.
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Virginia Tech President Emeritus Charles W. Steger
Steger Hall dedicated in November

The facility that houses the Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech has been renamed Steger Hall in honor of President Emeritus Charles W. Steger, who served as university president from 2000 to 2014.

Virginia Tech's operating status website
New website for university's operating status

Virginia Tech has launched a university-status website as a central online source of information regarding the operating status of all Tech locations.

Virginia Tech football team at the Belk Bowl
Jumping yet?
In their 24th consecutive bowl game, the Hokies will face the University of Arkansas in the Belk Bowl on Dec. 29 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Kickoff is at 5:30 p.m. In the meantime, check out multimedia of the Hokies' activities in Charlotte leading up to the game.
Student-athletes — The Hokies rank fourth in academics among the top 25 football programs, according to a new report from a Washington, D.C.-based think tank, New America. Topping the list are Stanford, Clemson, and Temple universities.  MORE >>
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Alumni Association
Virginia Tech's Hokie Day at the Virginia General Assembly
19th annual Hokie Day
Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017
Richmond, Virginia
If you're interested in advocating for Virginia Tech, register for our 30-minute webinar scheduled for Monday, Jan. 9, at 4:30 p.m. You'll learn more about Hokie Day participation and Tech's ongoing legislative advocacy efforts.
Hokies in Silicon Valley
Network, network, network
Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, 6-9 p.m.
VMware global headquarters
Palo Alto, California
Expand your business contacts, and discuss industry trends with an influential, growing community of Virginia Tech alumni and industry leaders located in and around the Silicon Valley. President Tim Sands will be on hand with an update on Tech's efforts in technology, research, and entrepreneurship. And you'll enjoy free appetizers, beer, and wine.
Virginia Tech Alumni Association reunion
Your reunion starts here
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Please take a minute to tell us what you'd like to experience at your reunion, and help us make our 2017 events the best yet! Also, don't forget to check out your class's Facebook page.

Hokie freebies? Yes, please.

Update your contact information with the Alumni Association
Update your contact information with the Alumni Association by Feb. 15 to be entered for a chance to win your choice of Tech merchandise pictured above. Career news and updates also may be emailed to Congratulations to our latest winners: Bob Armstrong '68, Ed Ward '78, Ann Hall '86, Kevin Nicholls '89, and Danh Nguyen '16.
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