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COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations rise as delta variant surges in region

Noelle Bissell, health director for the New River Health District, expects case numbers to peak and eventually decline, as has happened in other areas of the country and the world where the delta variant has spread.

Date: 08/09/2021
Is it safe to send my child back to school? Answers to questions from Virginia Tech’s Linsey Marr

Many families have questions about the safety of children going back to school this year. Marr offers answers to the most commonly asked questions.

Date: 08/09/2021
Governor Northam announces COVID-19 vaccine requirement for state workers

Date: 08/05/2021
University issues updated mask requirements for indoor spaces

As a part of this mandate, the university has instituted an interim requirement for face coverings in instructional spaces at the start of the fall semester.

Date: 08/05/2021
From Vice President for Human Resources Bryan Garey: Vaccination registration deadline for employees is Aug. 15

Date: 08/04/2021

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A message to students from Byron Hughes, dean of students

Like other offices on campus, the Dean of Students Office will be available to you as the semester proceeds.

Date: 03/16/2020
A message from SVP and CBO Dwayne Pinkney

Efforts to reduce the on-campus population of students and employees support the overall public health goal of limiting the potential spread of the virus. The reduced on-campus population reduces the public health risk for the entire community – including those working on campus and working remotely.

Date: 03/16/2020
A message from Vice President for Human Resources Bryan Garey

We have received many questions from employees about their options should the coronavirus spread more broadly across Virginia, especially with Friday’s announcement from Gov. Ralph Northam ordering all K-12 schools in the commonwealth to close for a minimum of two weeks.

Date: 03/15/2020
A message from Frank Shushok, interim vice president for Student Affairs

It’s in times like these past few days that the honor of being a Hokie feels especially amplified. With uncertainty and anxiety coming from every direction, the spirit of generosity from our students and their families has been humbling.

Date: 03/13/2020
University extends spring break, moves classes online, and more in response to COVID-19

In consultation with our partners in the Virginia Department of Health, we are adopting a range of principle-based actions, effective immediately. We are confident that these actions will lower the risk to our communities.

Date: 03/11/2020

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