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2011-02-15 08:00:00

Rolls-Royce North America President and CEO James Guyette to Discuss Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing During Luncheon Keynote HERNDON, Va., Feb.

2010-09-28 07:00:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- AboveNet, Inc. (NYSE: ABVT), a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions, today announced it will connect Virginia Tech data centers and research locations including the new state-of-the art research institute in Arlington.

2010-06-21 09:45:00

BLACKSBURG, Va., June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chamber music lovers and opera buffs, take note.

2010-06-08 08:05:00

SOUTH HACKENSACK, N.J., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- VCOM International Multimedia Corp. announced it is expanding its computer services and digital signage operations and adding a third technology center in South Hackensack.

2010-03-04 11:14:41

Students at Virginia Tech's Unmanned Systems Laboratory are perfecting an autonomous helicopter they hope will never be used for its intended purpose.

2009-10-16 13:51:00

BLACKSBURG, Va., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Harold "Skip" Garner has been named executive director of the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech.

2009-09-11 12:06:00

BLACKSBURG, Va., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U Car Share is expanding its growth as it partners with Virginia Tech by launching the alternative to vehicle ownership in Blacksburg, Virginia.

2008-12-01 22:41:34

Trevon Hughes scored with 1 second left Monday, letting Wisconsin slip by Virginia Tech 74-72 in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. Hughes finished with 12 points for Wisconsin (6-1). Marcus Landry led the Badgers scoring with 18 points and Jon Leuer added 17. A.D.

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The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").