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A student’s perspective

Nina Tarr, whose parents live in Italy, is finishing her junior year in her apartment in Blacksburg. "We’re all Hokies—and we’re all in this together."

Date: 04/10/2020
From the folds: Students create art as old as paper itself (with a how-to video)

Before COVID-19, Virginia Tech’s Origami Club met weekly in Squires Student Center to fold paper together. Now, the group plans to have virtual meetings via Zoom to practice origami.

Date: 04/10/2020
Medical school moves its small-group, problem-based learning online to help stop the spread of COVID-19

The method is used in the first and second years of the curriculum as a way for students to learn the basic science they need to know as physicians within the framework of real patient cases.

Date: 04/10/2020
Some do's and don'ts for drinking during a crisis

Hokie Wellness shares insight and guidance on healthy alcohol use during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Date: 04/10/2020
Virginia Cooperative Extension expert offers tips for safely buying take-out food and packages during COVID-19

The reliance on take-out and food delivery has increased because of the COVID-19 pandemic, and, while the food supply is safe, there are ways to emphasize food safety from these sources.

Date: 04/10/2020

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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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