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President Sands Unveils Multi-million Dollar Future of Virginia Tech

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Share this Post President Timothy Sands delivers the inaugural State of the University Address on Sept. 30, 2016. Photo courtesy of Virginia Tech. President Timothy Sands delivers the inaugural State of the University Address on Sept. 30, 2016. Photo courtesy of Virginia Tech. In a crowded room inside the Moss Arts Center, students, teachers, families, and alumni alike anxiously awaited the arrival of the president of Virginia Tech. A hush fell over the crowd as he entered—the man with the million-dollar plan, President Timothy Sands. During his first-ever State of the University Address on Friday, Sept. 30, Sands opened by …

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An Evaluation of Virginia Tech’s Visioning Initiative

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Share this Post Photo by Erica Corder. The present has become fixated on the future. With the advent of Big Data, historical analysis has made way for predictive modeling and organizations around the world have followed suit. In that vein, Virginia Tech is stepping forward with a vision of what the future holds. In an effort to to improve on an institutional level, Beyond Boundaries, a one year visioning process that aims to reflect on Tech’s successes and failures and compare them to other top universities for the sake of growth, has begun self-examination to perfect a university that can …