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Virginia Tech Giving Day 2020

Virginia Tech Giving Day 2020

Virginia Tech Giving Day is less than a one month away -- from noon on March 18 through noon on March 19. Save the date and get excited to participate! Please visit the Giving Day web site for details - https://givingday....

Lance Collins selected to lead Innovation Campus

Lance Collins selected to lead Innovation Campus

Lance R. Collins, the Joseph Silbert Dean of Engineering at Cornell University, has been selected as the inaugural vice president and executive director of Virginia Tech’s new Innovation Campus in Alexandria....

Volunteer Needed - Social Media Coordinator (Still Looking)

Volunteer Needed - Social Media Coordinator (Still Looking)

The Fredericksburg Area Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association is looking for a new Social Media Coordinator (SCM). Our current SCM would like to devote more time to his role as Chairman of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee....

Scholarship Fundraising

Scholarship Fundraising

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2019 “Welcome Freshmen Crab Fest and Picnic” and the “Alumni Association/Hokie Club Golf Tournament, Dinner, and Chalk Talk”. and a special THANK YOU to all of our sponsors....

2019 Scholarship Winners

2019 Scholarship Winners

Each year our chapter awards scholarships to rising Virginia Tech freshmen from our chapter’s geographic footprint. In 2019, we awarded three scholarships worth $1,000 each. We also awarded a special $1,500 scholarship to a student enrolling in the Corps of Cadets in memory of one of our long-time active chapter members, Col....

President Tim Sands spotlights Virginia Tech's goals and growth

President Tim Sands spotlights Virginia Tech's goals and growth

Growth is good. And for Virginia Tech, this is not only evident in the record surge of first-year students who landed in Blacksburg last month. In his fourth State of the University address on Friday afternoon, President Tim Sands explained to the campus and community crowd that Virginia Tech’s growth is happening in many ways and in many places....