Tags Virginia Tech

For Virginia Tech's transportation woes, e-scooters could do the trick

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

With heavy traffic and parking in short supply, the university will deploy a fleet of 300 scooters and begin collecting data in a new pilot.

Fingerprint scanner debuts at Virginia Tech dining hall

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

The optional biometrics program allows students to keep their ID cards in their pockets as they wave their way into the building.

Virginia Tech announces $1 billion 'innovation campus'

by Ryan Johnston • 10 months ago

Planned near Amazon's Northern Virginia HQ2 site, the campus will host STEM graduate students next year.

Virginia Tech to build blockchain-focused curriculum

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

The educational effort will be funded by a million commitment from open-source software company Block.one.

Cyber ranges are all the rage at these universities

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

Schools in Virginia, Florida, Michigan, Arkansas, Georgia and Arizona are ramping up investment in the facilities, which allow specialized cybersecurity testing and training.

Virginia research universities sign biosciences agreement to share advanced tech, facilities

by Corinne Lestch • 2 years ago

Seven higher-education research institutions in Virginia have partnered to drive innovation and economic development through collaboration.

Students gain hands-on cybersecurity education, experience with VA cyber range

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

To make the virtual exercise sustainable, Virginia universities opted to host the cyber range in the AWS cloud.

Virginia outranks other states 'NSA Day of Cyber' participation nationwide

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

The challenge allows K-12 students to experience life as an NSA cyber expert for a day, in an effort to spark their interest in the field.

NSA recognizes two more universities for cyber programs

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

Virginia Tech and the University of Nebraska at Omaha join 16 other institutions designated as Centers for Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations.