Graduate School News
Virginia Tech is home to 6,900 graduate students enrolled in certificate and degree programs across nine colleges. You can learn about our students and their work, our graduate programs, and the events and information we share via University News stories, our blogs, and our social media accounts here.
Graduate students and programs in the news
Article ItemResearchers refine antibiotic resistance surveillance tools in Puerto Rican watersheds after Hurricane Maria , article
In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Virginia Tech researchers and collaborators developed a new way to apply metagenomics to track antibiotic resistance in watersheds, identify targets for stopping its spread, and help keep antibiotics working for future generations.
Article ItemStudents can apply the safety practices they've learned when traveling for Thanksgiving , article
Most Virginia Tech students will probably have more experience with safe in-person activities than their families and friends. This is an opportunity for students to share their insights and take a leadership role in keeping those they celebrate with safe.
Article ItemHome for startups: Virginia Tech ranked among nation’s top schools for entrepreneurship studies , article
Derick Maggard, executive director of the Apex Center for Entrepreneurs, said interest in entrepreneurship has grown significantly among Virginia Tech students, many of whom see it as a means to create positive change.
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Graduate School Bulletin
The Graduate School has launched a twice-monthly newsletter that will be archived at this blog site. The blog is a way to communicate with graduate program directors (GPDs) and graduate coordinators regarding upcoming events, policy updates, administrative announcements and important deadlines.