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Sewing solutions to help fight COVID-19

To date, the group Debie McDonald created, Sewing for Life, has completed more than 1,000 cloth masks, which have been donated to churches, a community outreach program for low-income families, essential workforce members, and medical professionals.

Date: 04/15/2020
Macroeconomics comes to life in Mike Ellerbrock’s digital classroom

Ellerbrock uses lessons from current COVID-19 pandemic events to drive home economic principles in his online classes.

Date: 04/14/2020
Admissions process to lift testing requirement for 2020-21 cycle

There will be no advantage or special consideration for students who choose to take the tests, and no penalty for those who choose to not take the tests.

Date: 04/14/2020
Too much sourdough starter? Try Inn at Virginia Tech's recipe for crumpets

Scott Watson, executive chef at The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center, offers a simple recipe for locked-in bakers who are rolling in sourdough.

Date: 04/13/2020
Shifting routines, new work spaces, WiFi overload - Hokie parents, students adjust to life under one roof

As college students return home to finish spring semester classes online due to COVID-19, families are forced to adapt on the fly. After all, this isn’t just a week of spring break or a summerlong stay.

Date: 04/13/2020

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Virginia Tech moves to essential operations status

This transition will further scale back on-campus operations in response to the COVID-19 emergency. For most students and employees, the transition to essential operations will require only minor adjustments from the current status of operations.

Date: 03/31/2020
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam issues stay at home order due to COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)

The order directs all Virginians to stay home except in extremely limited circumstances.

Date: 03/30/2020
A message to Blacksburg Hokies from President Tim Sands

Prior to Gov. Ralph Northam’s new executive order, President Tim Sands sent the following message to all students to reinforce social distancing practices.

Date: 03/30/2020
A March 27 message to the Virginia Tech community from President Tim Sands

I strongly encourage you to follow public health guidelines to stay at home and practice social distancing to keep our community healthy and ensure that we continue to have the capacity to care for and manage the needs of those who become ill.

Date: 03/27/2020
A message from Don Taylor: Research Resources for COVID-19

Date: 03/24/2020

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