Students in the Myers-Lawson School of Construction are putting their classroom skills to the test out in the field this summer. Follow along throughout the summer as we show you some of the internships our students are taking part in.
The Spring 2022 MLSoC Hardhatting Ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at the Moss Arts Center, located at 190 Alumni Mall, Blacksburg, VA 24061. The ceremony will begin at 4:00 P.M. and will be followed by a reception for graduates and their families. We ask that students arrive by 3 p.m. so we can line them up. Read more about Spring 2022 Hardhatting Ceremony
In an industry where women make up just 10.9% of the workforce, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the second week of March is designed to highlight those women and break down any barriers or misconceptions. It's the reason the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWiC) created Women in Construction Week back 1998. Read more about Myers-Lawson School of Construction Celebrates Women In Construction Week
Virginia Tech’s Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) team brought another trophy back to Blacksburg! The project management team came in second place at the national competition in Reno, NV on February 9-12, 2022. Read more about MLSoC students take home national trophy in ASC Competition
The Myers-Lawson School of Construction’s biannual Construction Industry Career Fair stepped away from the internet and into the Inn at Virginia Tech for its first fair back in person. Read more about Construction Industry Career Fair sees big successes with return to in-person
The Department of Building Construction First-Year Experience (FYE) class is living up to its name. Many students in the program experienced life on a large construction site. A FYE grant provided the funding needed for the fun-filled weekend of industry learning in Charlotte, NC. Read more about Building Construction's FYE Class gives students an immersive construction experience
Virginia Tech's student competition team now has a new first and second place trophy to add to the collection of awards! The commercial and concrete teams won big at the competition in Atlanta. Read more about Virginia Tech takes home 1st and 2nd place in ASC Competition