May 13, 2022
ODU, EVMS and NSU Receive $3 Million in Grants from Sentara Healthcare to Tackle Disparities
May 05, 2022 Full link: Sentara Healthcare has established two new collaborative grants at EVMS, ODU and NSU to decrease health disparities in underserved communities. […]
May 13, 2022
Kevin O’Brien Feature
VMASC is excited to feature Kevin O’Brien, Software Developer Specialist, who is from Suffolk, VA where VMASC is located, and recently went through two major life […]
May 6, 2022
ODU Recognizes Outstanding Faculty, Administrators at Awards Dinner
April 25, 2022 Link: By Joe Garvey Old Dominion University honored a host of faculty members and administrators at the 2021-22 Faculty and Administrators Awards […]
April 26, 2022
Brandon Feldhaus Feature
VMASC is excited to feature Brandon Feldhaus, Project Scientist, who came to VMASC originally as a Research Assistant when he was still in school. In 2021, […]
April 4, 2022
ODU Modeling Software Helps Vulnerable Communities Plan for Wildfire Evacuation
April 01, 2022 By Jonah Grinkewitz Mike Robinson knows how to make an exit. Well, he knows how long it takes to make an exit. Robinson, […]
February 4, 2022
Barry Art Museum Explores ‘Uncanny Valley’ in New Exhibition on Automata and Robots
February 01, 2022 By Amber Kennedy In 1978, robotics professor Masahiro Mori coined the term “uncanny valley” to describe the uneasy feeling humans have when they […]
January 14, 2022
ODU Researchers Among Top 2% of Scientists in the World
By Sherri Dibari and Amber Kennedy More than 50 current and former Old Dominion University faculty are among the top 2% of most-cited researchers in the […]
December 1, 2021
Long wildfire evacuation delays for parts of Colorado Springs shown in models
Mary Shinn Nov 22, 2021 Updated Nov 23, 2021 Expert analysis presented to the Colorado Springs City Council on Monday showed that residents on the […]
November 19, 2021
CIRI-developed CRISM tool selected for Homeland Security Startup Studio 2021 program
Ivan Sanchez for CIRI A cybersecurity risk measurement tool developed at the Critical Infrastructure Resilience Institute, a DHS Center of Excellence at the University of Illinois […]
November 19, 2021
Fleeing the Flames: Is Colorado Springs prepared for a major wildfire evacuation?
By Dan Beedie, November 18, 2021 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) – A new fire evacuation study in Colorado Springs is raising serious concerns about just how […]
November 11, 2021
Booting Up for the Future with Brooks Crossing Innovation Lab
November 5, 2021 by Mallory Kuno Our youth may be poised to shape tomorrow’s world, but we have to let them do it. That’s why at […]
November 10, 2021
Military job-training program connects troops and spouses with robotics, welding and industrial trades
Posted on Yahoo News. Original from Daily Press Dave Ress, Daily Press Tue, November 9, 2021, 4:09 PM A Department of Defense-led partnership aims to connect […]
October 21, 2021
ODU’s Maritime Industrial Base Ecosystem Receives DoD Funding to Train Shipbuilding Workers for U.S. Navy
From Inside ODU By Joe Garvey Governor Ralph Northam announced Friday that Virginia has received a $5 million Department of Defense (DoD) grant to train workers […]
October 1, 2021
Virginia Modeling Analysis & Simulation Center (VMASC) and Partners to Host FREE Virtual Hackathon for High School and College Students to Grow the Next Generation of Problem Solvers
SUFFOLK, VA. (September 30, 2021) – The Virginia Modeling, Analysis & Simulation Center (VMASC), along with the Virginia Small Satellite Data Consortium (VSDC), and the Institute […]
September 27, 2021
Governor Northam Announces Administration Appointments
RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam announced additional appointments to his Administration today. Secretariat of the Commonwealth Board Appointments Board for Professional and Occupational Regulation Enid Candelaria-Vega of Virginia […]
September 10, 2021
ODU Researchers Offer Strategies to Address Pandemic-Related Hesitancy to Evacuate or Seek Shelter During Storms
From Inside ODU By Joe Garvey If a severe weather event had hit Hampton Roads during the 2020 hurricane season, residents told Old Dominion University researchers […]