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  1. Akehurst Landscape Equips Local K-9 Unit with Lawn Gear: This Weeka s Industry NewsRead the original story

    May 25, 2017 | Turf

    ... Tech Partner for GPS Sprayer Technology Research Toro is partnering with Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Blacksburg, Virginia, to aid in GPS sprayer technology research efforts. Full access to a new Toro Multi ...

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  2. USDA invests $2.5 million in commodity board projects to support Ag industryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... to improve data management tracking of potato early-dying disease. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, received a NIFA grant of $294,000, funded jointly with the National Peanut Board, to research drought tolerance in ...

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  3. Face of Defense: Sorority President Earns Marine Corps CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | World News Report

    From becoming president of the Gamma Phi Beta Sorority at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University here, popularly known as Virginia Tech, to becoming the university's recreational sports facilities supervisor, 22-year-old Elaine Lewis has always had a passion for leadership. In May 2014, that passion led Lewis into her local Marine Corps Officer Selection Office, and on May 13, 2017, she was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps.

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  4. William T. 'Tom' Moore, retired dairy inspector, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... in 1953, he obtained a bachelor's degree in dairy science in 1957 from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Va. In 1958 Mr. Moore, who was known as "Tom," joined the Maryland-Cooperative Milk Producers, where he worked ...

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  5. USDA announces $2.8 million to strengthen rural communities through health educationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... affected rural communities. Previously funded projects include a Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University initiative that offers diabetes prevention and maintenance education to local communities. Through a University of Maine project, ...

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  6. OptimizeRx Appoints Gus D. Halas as Chairman of the BoardRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... of Science in Physics and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. OptimizeRx's consulting agreement with Harrell, which was previously scheduled to end on September 30, 2017, will now end July 31, ...

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  7. Saskatchewan government hit by cyberattackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | CTV

    ... to make money, suggested Jardine, who also teaches political science at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. "To change that tactic all of a sudden and to target a government with a distributed-denial-of-service attack seems like a ...

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  8. Saskatchewan government hit by cyberattack, unsure whether WannaCry to blameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | 680News

    ... to make money, suggested Jardine, who also teaches political science at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. "To change that tactic all of a sudden and to target a government with a distributed-denial-of-service attack seems like a ...

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  9. Silicon Valley Bank Names Michael Descheneaux President and Daniel Beck CFORead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Virginia Commonwealth University and a bachelor's degree in biology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. As CFO of SVB Financial Group, Beck will lead the finance, treasury and accounting functions for the company and he will be ...

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  10. Colgate University lockdown: Police, others handled 'gun' report correctly, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... started to share lessons learned from the April 16, 2007 shootings at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia that left 32 people dead and 17 wounded. Carter also said it's highly unusual for a campus security ...

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  11. Study suggests new approach to assess vulnerability of bridgesRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | Nerve News

    ... Flint, an assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Our study is a step in that direction. The study comes when the current US administration, led by President Donald Trump, is ...

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  12. Study suggests different approach to assess vulnerability of bridgesRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... M. Flint, an assistant professor of civil & environmental engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. "Our study is a step in that direction." The study came at a time when the current U.S. administration, led by President ...

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  13. When bridges collapse: Stanford researchers study whether we're underestimating riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... M. Flint, an assistant professor of civil & environmental engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. "Our study is a step in that direction." Noah Diffenbaugh is a professor at Stanford's School of Earth, Energy & ...

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  14. Sewall Welcomes Peter D'Anieri, CFA, as Natural Resource ConsultantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Subsequently, he earned a Master of Science degree in forestry from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame Graduate School of Business. He holds the ...

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  15. Charles DeBusk Honored for Excellence in Process & Performance ImprovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... consultant for HCA in Nashville, Tenn. Mr. DeBusk is a 1979 graduate of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, from which he holds a Bachelor of Science in industrial engineering. He went on to become a certified Professional Engineer ...

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  16. Shooting massacre at Virginia Tech: Inside classroom 211Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    It was a usual Monday for 21-year-old Colin Goddard and his classmate Kristina Heeger on the morning of April 16, 2007. Goodard, who had picked up Heeger on their way to a 9am French class in room 211 at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, had considered the notion of skipping class.

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  17. Class of Terror: 'It was like nothing you can imagine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    ... had picked up Heeger on their way to a 9am French class in room 211 at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, had considered the notion of skipping class. "We were debating in the parking lot whether we skip and have breakfast or go," ...

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  18. Jason Byrd, CPA, Named Parkridge East Hospital CFORead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... company in Virginia. Mr. Byrd earned his bachelor's degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) in Blacksburg, Va. He is a certified public accountant and member of the American Institute of Certified Public ...

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  19. Virginia Tech marks 10 years after campus shooting that killed 32Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    ... are returning to campus to honor the lives that were lost that day. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, widely known as Virginia Tech, is holding a series of events Sunday to mark the anniversary of the deadly campus shooting on ...

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  20. Virginia Tech marks 10 years since tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... the slain returned to campus to honor the lives that were lost that day. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, widely known as Virginia Tech, held a series of events Sunday to mark the anniversary of the deadly campus shooting on ...

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