Winter 2016

From the Dean's Perspective

College News

      • New student council
      • A new student council for the college

        The fall 2015 semester brought a new academic year, and, for the college, a new student council, formed by a group in last year’s Leadership Institute.

      • Susan Day
      • Day helps develop sustainable sites initiative

        Associate Professor Susan Day initiated national discussions in 2007 that culminated with the recent rollout of the most comprehensive program and toolkit for developing sustainable landscapes.

      • Jay Sullivan
      • Sullivan named department head

        Professor Jay Sullivan has been selected as head of the Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation after an international search.

      • WEI table
      • WEI turns the tables

        Each year, the Wood Enterprise Institute, a student-run entrepreneurial venture, uses a concept-to-market business approach to plan, design, manufacture, sell, and distribute a product, such as wooden coasters, cuttings boards, and bookends. This year’s team has taken on an ambitious challenge.

Research Spotlight

Student Notes

Engagement and Outreach

Alumni Corner

      • Additional alumni news

        We love hearing about all the great things going on with our alumni — awards, promotions, retirements, etc. Regrettably, we don’t have enough space in the newsmagazine to print them all. You can now catch up with former classmates and fellow Hokies online.