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The Internet is changing the way we communicate.  These days it’s all about tweets and status updates, short sentences and quick comments that show up in our ‘in-boxes.’  But what does it all add up to? Virginia Tech English Professor Matthew Vollmer is exploring what this modern medium can do for literature and what literature can do for it.   

The digital age is revolutionizing the way new books get published.  And that’s how history students at Virginia Tech were able to write, edit, and publish a new work all their own. 

Their book is about the rock group that created its own musical revolution decades before these students were born. It’s called Welcome to the Beatles.

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Virginia Tech is about to launch a series of drones that will take a new and unprecedented role in the recovery from Hurricane Florence.

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Navigating your commute can be stressful enough, but a new study looked at how stress from your day in the workplace affects how you drive on the way home.  

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In many states, including Virginia, you had to pay 10 dollars to freeze your accounts at each of the 3 major credit bureaus.  That changes this Friday.  From then on it will be free to place a freeze on your credit accounts and that means no one can use your personal information to open one in your name.  Here’s how that could happen if your accounts are not frozen.  

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