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    Shades of green in systems thinking , article

    A trend towards sustainable systems and design has been growing in the College of Engineering for decades – and for students and faculty, the focus on “green” research and education is stronger than ever.

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    Mustafa walking his kid
    Top of the mountain , article

    Mustafa Kara, a recent Hokie doctoral graduate, reflects on growing up in Turkey, the importance of family, and the support he found in the Virginia Tech community.


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    DREAMS Lab to dream job: The journey of Amy Elliott , article

    Before mechanical engineer Amy Elliott landed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, she helped spearhead the additive manufacturing charge at Virginia Tech – and almost won a reality TV show. Learn more about her journey in this Q&A.

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    NFT Illustration
    Show me the NFTs , article

    Non-fungible tokens, commonly known as NFTs, are emerging as a multi-billion dollar industry. Hokies are carving out a space in this irreverent, disruptive, and exciting new territory.


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