Spring 2015

From the Dean's Perspective

College News

Student Notes

Faculty Briefs

      • Peak Oil
      • Faculty collaborate on book

        Written for a broad audience, “Peak Oil, Economic Growth, and Wildlife Conservation” is the only book known to combine the three topics into a single narrative.

      • Tom Fox
      • Fox appointed Garland Gray Professor

        This professorship was established in 1985 by the late state Senator Elmon Gray in memory of his father, who also served in the Senate of Virginia.

      • Otis Hall
      • In memoriam: Otis F. Hall

        Professor Emeritus Otis F. Hall, who served as head of the Department of Forestry and Wood Products from 1974 to 1984 and taught in the college until his retirement in 1991, passed away on Jan. 23 at the age of 93.

Engagement and Outreach

Development Happenings

      • Kathryn Fabrycky
      • Kathryn Fabrycky Memorial Scholarship established

        Wolter Fabrycky, who remembers his late daughter Kathryn as an advocate for those she saw as less fortunate as well as a lover of nature, recently endowed a scholarship in the college in her memory.

Alumni Corner

      • 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.