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WikiProject Virginia Tech
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Welcome to WikiProject Virginia Tech. Several Wikipedians have formed this collaboration resource and group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of Virginia Tech and the organization of information and articles on this topic. This page and its subpages contain their suggestions and various resources; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians interested in the topic. If you would like to help, please join the project, inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list below.


  • WikiProject Virginia Tech hopes to create, assess, and improve articles related to Virginia Tech and the Virginia Tech Hokies. All Top-importance articles should be improved to FA or GA class and all mid-importance articles should be improved to at least B class.
  • Cleanup pages that are related to Virginia Tech and the Virginia Tech Hokies
  • Watch Virginia Tech and the Virginia Tech Hokies pages for vandalism
  • Expand and Create pages for Virginia Tech Personalities (Notable alumni, coaches, faculty, administrators, etc.)
  • Expand and Create pages for Virginia Tech Main Campus in Blacksburg and the Branch Campuses
  • Create a page that documents the History of Virginia Tech and the Virginia Tech Hokies


  • All articles related to Virginia Tech and Virginia Tech Hokies are included (including notable alumni, faculty, administrators, athletes, coaches, and academic staff).


Please indicate your area of interest/info about yourself.

WikiProject Virginia Tech Members
Go Hokies Virginia Tech student
Rockhead126 CLAHS Class of 2016
Cake Just a guy with an interest in early southern football (before 1933).
Jwalte04 VT grad '08. Working in DC. Will be mainly focused on Virginia Tech football history. Currently creating football season articles and working on a detailed VT football history in a sandbox.
G. Moore Alumni Class of 1970, College of Science, physics, Highty-Tighties
Gordon Sumner VT Grad.
FelixThePhoenix VT Graduate Student

Article alertsEdit

Articles for creation

Here are some tasks awaiting attention:

Article assessmentsEdit

See Wikipedia:WikiProject Virginia Tech/Assessment for the project assessment guideline.

Assessment instructionsEdit

Basically since we have so few members, we really can't formulate a review process for everything. A general rule for this project is that if it works for other projects, then it works for us.

An article's assessment is generated from the class parameter in the {{WikiProject Virginia Tech}} project banner: Place this on the talk page of the article

{{Virginia Tech| ... | class=??? |importance=??? ...}}

The following values may be used for importance:

WikiProject AwardEdit

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  {{subst:The Virginia Tech Star|message ~~~~}}

The Virginia Tech Star is awarded for excellence in editing articles pertaining to Virginia Tech.

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  {{subst:The Virginia Tech Hokies Barnstar|message ~~~~}}

The Virginia Tech Hokies Barnstar is awarded for excellence in editing articles pertaining to the Virginia Tech Hokies.

  • SPECIAL NOTE: Do not give these Barnstars away often.

Recognized contentEdit

Wikipedia:WikiProject Virginia Tech/Recognized content


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WikiProject Virginia Tech (Rated NA-class)
This article is within the scope of WikiProject Virginia Tech, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of Virginia Tech on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
  NA  This article has been rated as NA-Class on the project's quality scale.

The project notice designed to be placed in the talk page of any article that has been or should be edited as part of this Wikiproject. Please see the assessment page for parameters to use in rating articles.


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