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Muslim students hold a “Gathering Against Hate”

The Muslim Student Association (MSA) held a demonstration of solidarity on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at 6 p.m. after a threat found on a bathroom wall last Monday.

Approximately 1,000 students, administrators and community members gathered outside War Memorial Chapel on the Drillfield for “Standing in Solidarity: A Gathering Against Hate.”

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Virginia Tech and Google partner to deliver Chipotle burritos by drone

A unique partnership between the Virginia Tech Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership, GoogleX’s Project Wing and Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. will soon deliver burritos by drone.

The project is part of a $75 million plan for intelligent infrastructure, funded  by the university and by private partnerships.

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Making students feel at home: the first year of flexible housing

For the first time in Virginia Tech history, Housing and Residence Life is offering a gender-neutral housing option.

“We live in the 21st century. No one is really going to be upset that these two are rooming together,” said Paul Faust, a junior chemical engineering major. “You know who’s going to be upset by it? Parents and old people. That’s it.”

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Your Mini Guide to Asian Food in Blacksburg

Hokies know Virginia Tech has bragging rights for some of the best campus food in the country, but Blacksburg cuisine doesn’t boast quite as diverse a selection, especially in the Asian domain.

Satisfy your cravings for more exotic spices or a change from Virginia Tech classics, like the London Broil. We’re here to make it easy for you to find Asian flavors close to campus, from snacks and sweets to meals that’ll fill you up.