Fall 2014

CGIT Director Peter Sforza (center) and former Research Associate Tom Dickerson (right), along with colleague Nicholas Polys, director of Visual Computing, explore a 3-D model of downtown Blacksburg in Virginia Tech’s VisCube.

Synergism for the geospatial sciences

From the Dean's Perspective

College News

Student Notes

Faculty Briefs

      • Supply Shock book cover
      • New faculty publication

        Brian Czech debunks the widely accepted myths held by politicians, economists, and Wall Street that unlimited economic expansion is the Holy Grail.

Research Spotlight

Alumni Corner

      • Adil Chowdhury
      • Alumni Profile: T. Adil Chowdhury

        Just a year after the tragic garment factory collapse that killed 1,127 workers in central Bangladesh, graduate T. Adil Chowdhury is coordinating a public-private partnership to train 2,000 factory managers.

      • Jacob Huffman
      • In memoriam: Jacob B. Huffman

        Alumnus Jacob “Jake” B. Huffman passed away on June 5 in Gainesville, Florida, at the age of 94. Born on a farm near Maggie, Virginia, Huffman attended schools in Roanoke before entering Virginia Tech, where he earned his bachelor’s in 1941.

      • Additional alumni news

        We love hearing about all the great things going on with our alumni — awards, promotions, retirements, etc. Regrettably, we don’t have enough space in the newsmagazine to print them all. You can now catch up with former classmates and fellow Hokies online.