Outstanding Young Alumni

The following graduates from each of the eight colleges are being honored as outstanding young alumni for their professional achievements.
Michelle J. Robertson '89; Orlando, Fla.
College of Arts and Sciences
David R. Winston '98; Blacksburg, Va.
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
William T. Price '91; Blacksburg, Va.
College of Architecture and Urban Studies
David A. Marsell '88; Newport News, Va.
College of Engineering
David G. Hewitt '94; Kingsville, Tex.
College of Natural Resources
Jewel D. Linzy '89; Yorktown, Va.
College of Human Resources and Education
Elizabeth L. Walsh '89; Maplewood, N.J.
Pamplin College of Business
Dr. Anthony T. Blikslager '89; Raleigh, N.C., College of Veterinary Medicine

Reunions and events

Civil War Weekend, March 17-19

The ninth annual Civil War Weekend will once again feature Alumni Distinguished Professor James I. Robertson Jr. Also back, yet again by popular demand, is Brian Steel Wills, associate professor of history at Clinch Valley College. Joining them will be Craig Symonds from the U.S. Naval Academy, who will speak about the sea battles of the Civil War. Early registration is encouraged. The fee of $125 includes all materials, instruction, and meals.

Hillcrest Co-ed Reunion, March 24-25
(Co-eds from classes of '30 through '70)

Medical Professionals Reunion, April 14-15 (Alumni who later earned M.D. and D.D.S. degrees.)

Old Guard Reunion, May 17-19 (Class of '49 and all earlier classes)

11th annual Summer Around the Drillfield, June 28 - July 2

For more information about these and other alumni events, please call the Virginia Tech Alumni Association at 540/231-6285 or e-mail

Ballot for alumni association board

The following nominees have been proposed by the nominating committee for election to three-year terms on the Virginia Tech Alumni Association Board of Directors from 2000 to 2003. Please vote for five and return the ballot by March 1. Results will be announced at the association's April meeting.

__ John B. Higginbotham (Civil Engineering '77) Great Falls, Va.
__ Jeffery K. Mitchell (Accounting '86) Richmond, Va.
__ Robert D. Orrock (Agricultural Education '78) Spotsylvania, Va.
__ Sidney C. Smith Jr. M.D. (Chemical Engineering '63) Chapel Hill, N.C.
__ James E. Smith (Chemistry '66) Hockessin, Del.

______________________Write-in nomination


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