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Destination Areas: Building Transdisciplinary Communities

Transdisciplinary communities at Virginia Tech are working collaboratively to address complex problems that impact the human condition. Teams are working across disciplinary boundaries to address challenges in rural health, infectious disease, coastal mitigation, brain health and development, and security.

Destination Areas, Virginia Tech

Upcoming Events

Adversity & Innovation: Virginia’s Economic Recovery & the Focused Role for Higher Education
Join us on June 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for plenary remarks and two round-table discussions.

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We welcome students seeking to reach beyond traditional disciplinary boundaries to find the innovation that exists in the intersections of diverse fields.

Faculty Spotlight

Chen-Ching Liu, the American Electric Power Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech, is one of 87 new members elected to the National Academy of Engineering for 2020.

Faculty Spotlight, Virginia Tech


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