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    Driver safety at forefront of VTTI research on hard-braking and other hard acceleration maneuvers , article

    In an interview with Fast Company, Director of Product Russell Dicker said that Google began by delving into research on the topic of hard-braking incidents and specifically mentioned VTTI.

    Date: Aug 17, 2021
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    E-scooters return to Virginia Tech providing opportunities for research, alternative transportation , video

    E-scooters will soon reappear on Virginia Tech’s Blacksburg campus as a continuation of a naturalistic driving study led by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute and Ford-owned micromobility company Spin. The research study, launched originally in fall 2019 and paused in March 2020 due to COVID-19, records and analyzes trends in e-scooter rider behavior, interactions with other road users, and other valuable safety data. Additional information around the study, operations, and safety can be found at parking.vt.edu/alternative/scooters.

    Date: Aug 15, 2021
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    New measures bring commitment to keeping dining halls safe , video

    The approach to dining, like many things, has changed this year at Virginia Tech. Vice president for student affairs, Frank Shushok, says Dining Services is committed to providing safety to both students and employees.

    Date: Aug 31, 2020
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    Science Convocation 2020- Dean Morton , video

    College of Science Dean Sally C. Morton welcomes students to the Fall 2020 semester and new academic year.

    Date: Aug 21, 2020
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    5 Tips to: Be Committed. Be Well. , video

    It’s been too long, Hokies, but our physically distant reunion is on the horizon. Whether it’s your first semester or the home stretch of your degree, you’re about to embark on an exciting, historic journey. Here’s 5 steps you can take in advance. Click here for the full Ready! Student Checklist.

    Date: Aug 13, 2020
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    Virginia Tech Helmet Lab director on flag football helmet ratings , video

    Steve Rowson, the director of the Virginia Tech Helmet Lab, discusses ratings for flag football protective headgear. Ratings can be found at www.vt.edu/helmet.

    Date: Jun 27, 2019