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    Transfer students navigate summer studio and join design programs , article

    Blacksburg tends to return to a quiet, sleepy small town during summertime. However, this summer, the exciting chatter and enthusiasm of 51 design transfer students filled Surge Space Building. Word trickled back to Cowgill Hall of the lively and creative atmosphere in the summer studios.

    Date: Oct 15, 2021
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    Developing interactive systems for home-based stroke rehabilitation. , video

    The INR Lab at Virginia Tech designs, develops, and evaluates interactive systems for home-based stroke rehabilitation.

    Date: May 13, 2021
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    College of Architecture and Urban Studies faculty member develops new COVID-19 key design , video

    Ryan Pieper, associate professor at the Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center, found the key to his contribution in the times of COVID-19 in designing a more efficient and widely -accessible version of the handheld tools he saw being marketed as germ-free ways to open doors and use on touchscreens. His design is open sourced with the hope of providing production opportunities for local machine shops around the world.

    Date: Jun 12, 2020
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    Sydney Miller - College of Architecture and Urban Studies Outstanding Senior , video

    Sydney Miller, Outstanding Senior in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies for the Class of 2020, talks about her time at Virginia Tech.

    Date: Apr 20, 2020
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    7th annual ICAT Creativity + Innovation Day celebrates science, engineering, arts, and design , video

    ICAT Creativity + Innovation Day was held on May 6. The event featured projects funded by ICAT, projects from transdisciplinary courses, projects with ICAT-affiliated faculty, and community projects that work at the nexus of science, engineering, arts, and design (SEAD).

    Date: May 07, 2019
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    TLOS Sandbox Story: Think-A-Sketch , video

    Technology-enhanced Learning and Online Strategies worked with Akshay Sharma, chair of the industrial design program in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies, to test a new artificial intelligence-driven methodology for teaching 2D sketching to design students. The How2Sketch software, developed by a research collaboration from University College London, was adapted for use on a variety of devices by sketching students.

    Date: Mar 27, 2019
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    Ellen Cheever donates collection to inspire new kitchen and bath designers , video

    When kitchen and bath designer Ellen Cheever helped conceptualize the Center for Real Life Design at Virginia Tech in the early 1990s, she did not know it would one day house the breadth of her life’s work in a new library resource for students.

    Date: Oct 23, 2018
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    Architecture students design new chapter for African university , video

    Seven students and an adjunct faculty member from Virginia Tech’s College of Architecture and Urban Studies are creating the design for a new library for Mzuzu, a 4,000-student institution in the country's northern region and Malawi’s second national university. The Mzuzu library burned in 2015, and since then an events hall has served as the university's makeshift library.

    Date: May 29, 2018
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    2018 ICAT Innovation Day , video

    On April 30, the 6th annual ICAT Creativity and Innovation Day took place at Virginia Tech. The day celebrates the nexus of science, engineering, arts, and design. Exhibitors from all over campus and across the state came to the Moss Arts Center to display their projects. SUBSCRIBE to Virginia Tech's YouTube channel: LIKE Virginia Tech on Facebook: FOLLOW Virginia Tech on Twitter:

    Date: May 04, 2018