Albert Alwang

Vibrant Virginia, creating a forum for campus engagement connections

Being a Land-Grant university, Virginia Tech has myriad of faculty, staff, students, and resources actively working with local, regional, and statewide partners to promote shared prosperity across the Commonwealth. These engagement activities include applied research, project, studio classes, undergrad and graduate class projects, technical assistance and so much more. The exact scope or number of…

Vibrant Virginia’s Community Conversations heading to the Eastern Virginia

During the summer, Vibrant Virginia held the first Community Conversation in St. Paul, VA, aka Southwest. The conversation convened Virginia Tech faculty and staff with community partners to discuss regional opportunities and challenges with a goal of opening channels of communication between regional partners, faculty, and staff. The topics of conversation centered on Agriculture and…