Virginia Tech Magazine, Spring 2019

2019 stories

Planting seeds, growing opportunities

Thomas Schneider ’05 uses gardens to grow food and cultivate green-collar job opportunities for underserved communities in Washington, D.C.

On Exhibit

Ashley Peery ’11, Ph.D. ’16, an outreach educator with the American Microbiology Association, is working on a new line of viral defense.

Back To The Future

Virginia Tech’s Center for Design Research designed and constructed its first solar house in 2002 to compete in the Department of Energy’s inaugural Solar Decathlon competition in Washington, D.C.

How Tech Ticks

Behind the Exhibit

How Tech Ticks

Behind the Exhibit

How Tech Ticks

Behind the Exhibit

How Tech Ticks

Behind the Exhibit

The process of selecting, securing, and installing the gallery exhibits in the Moss Arts Center involves careful research and painstaking planning. Each piece of art is hand-selected and must be thoroughly examined on arrival by experts like Ashley Webb, registrar and museum collections specialist.