Hands-on work and research in our labs and classrooms train our students to be scientists before they graduate and to leave prepared to continually reinvent themselves as science and the world evolves. Our students are ready to meet the complex global challenges of today and those of tomorrow. 

Spotlight on . . .

Why experiential learning?

TEDxVirginiaTech | Jill Sible | Professor of Biological Sciences
& Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education

TED |  Uri Alon | Why truly innovative science demands
a leap into the unknown

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Curie Living Learning Community


Hokies Abroad Australia & New Zealand