What's Your Science?
Some come to it for pure love of discovery, for the challenge of solving the seemingly unsolvable.
Others come to it on a personal mission, seeking to lessen or fix a problem that plagues society, in hopes of curing a disease that afflicts a family member, or mitigate climate change, or improve the health of their hometown.
Whatever the problem, regardless of the catalyst that draws in a person, these days Science offers a path to the solutions.
What’s Your Science?
My science is...
Stories from students
Shelly Worek combines disciplines to study glaciers
Cori Whisman and Rishi Devulapalli focus on clinical neuroscience
Helen Ngov wants to address accessibility in healthcare
Bella Brann is inspired to answer the question 'why?'
Hannah Looney is inspired by versatility
Eric Ramos feels prepared to enter the field of medicine
Connect with current and future students and your Virginia Tech Science family; tell us your story.
Post a video or quote of why you got into science and chose Virginia Tech and tag us on your favorite social platform.
Send us an email with your story or contact us to meet in person to record your story (Blacksburg and Roanoke area-only).
Camille Schrier, Miss Virginia 2019, Miss America 2020, champions science
Camille Schrier - VT Science Festival 2019
Want some science swag?
If you're a current student, get in touch for a quick, 30 second video and tell us your science story or keep on the lookout for pop-up giveaway events!
Be sure to tag us on social :)
If you're an alum, fill out the T-shirt request form and update your information with us so we can stay in touch. We would love for you to send your quotes or videos about why you love science and Virginia Tech or contact us to film your story.