26 07, 2017

SPIA Leadership Program Impacts State Facility: Leads to Mentoring Collaboration

Tiffany Absher, April Alford, Dee Anne Brooks, Denny Brooms, Amanda Craig, Barbara Edwards, Oscar Flores, Charlene Guynn, Danyale Lundy, Matt Miller, Melissa Nester, Rebecca Nester, Don Newberry, Katie Newman, Rebecca Oakes, Lisa Patton, Thomas Smith, Crystal Vaughan, Corey Williams, and Kelly Williams. A spring morning in Hillsville, VA found a [...]

21 04, 2017

Virginia Tech Students Offer Recommendations to the U.S. State Department on Preventing Middle East Conflict

Washington Semester in Global Engagement gives Virginia Tech students real-world experience presenting recommendations to the U.S. State Department

21 03, 2017

Addressing the state of America’s trust in government

This year’s Ridenour Conference and High Table Celebration will address the central theme of “Faith in the System: Restoring Trust in Government in a Time of Complex Governing Challenges.” The two-day event will include a line-up of influential speakers and feature discussion panels led by faculty from the School of [...]

16 03, 2017

Ridenour Conference will shed light on America’s trust in government leaders

Do you trust the government and its institutions? According to a recent Gallup poll, Americans’ trust in their political leaders is at a historic low. However, at a time when conversations abound about fake news, potential foreign interference in U.S. elections, government hacking of private citizens’ personal information, confrontations [...]

19 12, 2016

New Course Partners with Hollins University and Roanoke Community Leaders to Offer Students of All Disciplines a Real-World Learning Experience

Collaboration between Virginia Tech and Hollins offers students new perspectives and real-world challenges