News Releases

News Releases

2014 Patents

Published Nov 30, 2012

Virginia Tech is among top 100 worldwide universities granted U.S. patents in 2014.

News Releases

Performing Arts Institute of Virginia

Published Nov 29, 2012

Blacksburg's only Non-Profit Community Music School, the Perfomring Arts Institute of VA, is dedicated to enriching lives through excellence and offering world-class professional music lessons by Artist Faculty for all ages and levels. Their dedicated and passionate artist faculty work with students in a nurturing environment enabling students to recognize, develop and achieve their…

BT Commuter Routes

Published Nov 29, 2012
Blacksburg Transit now operates two commuter routes from Christiansburg to Blacksburg, Monday through Friday based around a traditional 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. work schedule.

Blacksburg Named No. 1 place for families, again

Published Nov 28, 2012
Homes.com has ranked Blacksburg the No. 1 Best City to Raise a Family. The national real estate website cited a great educational base and plenty of economic opportunities as reasons for Blacksburg receiving the top spot. Blacksburg ranked ahead of 2) Raleigh, NC ; 3) Plano, TX; 4) Tampa, FL; 5) Boston, MA; 6) Rochester, MN; 7) Pocatello, ID; 8) Phoenix, AZ; 9) Honolulu, HI; and 10) Lincoln, NE.