In this captivating journey, join Professors Ignacio Moore and William Hopkins—experts in Biological Sciences and Fish and Wildlife Conservation, respectively—as they guide a diverse group of Hokies on an extraordinary study abroad adventure to the Galapagos Islands. From students majoring in various academic disciplines to the unique wildlife encounters, this trip offers an unparalleled educational experience you won't want to miss.
Discover the innovative work of Greg Liu and his lab, where plastic waste finds a new purpose. Through a novel process, discarded plastics are chemically transformed into fatty acids, a versatile component found in everyday products like soap. Join us to learn how this simple yet impactful approach is paving the way for a more sustainable future.