Timothy D. Sands, an engineering professor, will become Virginia Tech’s president in June.
The U-Md. campus and community want to be among the nation’s top 20 campuses by 2020.
The class includes an alpine skier, screen writer, Zen Buddhist and several Ivy Leaguers.
A spokeswoman says the man apparently jumped over a railing on the third floor of the Mall attraction.
State Sen. R. Creigh Deeds’s 24-year-old son, Austin, stabbed him in the face and chest before killing himself, investigators said.
The University of Virginia Board of Visitors has yet to vote on the full plan, and it’s unclear if it ever will.
McAuliffe, Cuccinelli drew nearly 2.2 million voters statewide, reversing downward voting trend.
At campaign’s end, Cuccinelli and McAuliffe reiterate messages that the other would be a poor match for state.
In a county shaped by immigration and rising incomes, voters have jobs, transportation, taxes on their minds.
Speaking at Shenandoah airport, the GOP candidate highlights an issue popular with conservatives.
Republican Ken Cuccinelli II touches down in rural Virginia to cast the president’s visit as a liability.
Sensing opportunity, Democrats are pressing to chip into the Republicans’ majority in the House of Delegates.
Cecile Richards heads out Saturday to persuade Virginia voters of the importance of the governors’ race.
The new ad warns women voters that Cuccinelli opposes abortion in cases of rape or incest.
The Democrat attracts support in polls, but that may not lead to votes on Election Day.