Timothy Sands, new VT President, takes office on June 1

After having served as the Provost at Purdue University, Timothy Sands will take over Virginia Tech on June 1. Virginia Tech is home to seven research institutes, six of which were formed under President Steger. It's newest research institute, the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology (ICAT), marries art, design, engineering and creativity. The director of ICAT, Ben Knapp, said of Sands that he really gets the idea of collaboration in ICAT.

Read the full news article by The Washington Post.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014