January 2019 Virginia Tech Social Media Highlights
In this recurring feature, the Virginia Tech New Media team is proud to share some of our top social media posts on a regular basis. Below are some top moments from January 2019.
Be sure to follow the university social media accounts for more from around our campuses in 2019. For more information about social media at Virginia Tech, visit vt.edu/social-media.
Twitter — @virginia_tech
#MeetaHokie who is the newest member of the @VaTechPolice force: 16-month-old German shepherd, Zuka, from the Czech Republic. 🐕 👮♂️— Virginia Tech (@virginia_tech) January 22, 2019
Zuka will serve VT by providing apprehension and narcotic detection services for VTPD. 👏 #UtPupsim pic.twitter.com/sZwGdPYnMc
Instagram — @virginia.tech
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Robot from the Black Mirror Metalhead episode or robots programmed by VT Mechanical Engineering that will help those with disabilities to walk and assist/replace humans in hazardous environments? 🤖 You decide. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 📹: Assistant Professor, Kaveh Akbari Hamed, who will be developing control algorithms to allow the machines to gallop, run, walk, and more. 😲 🤖: Designed and manufactured by Ghost Robotics