Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University,

better known as

Virginia Tech,

at Blacksburg; land-grant and state supported; coeducational; chartered and opened 1872 as an agricultural and mechanical college. In 1896 it became Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. In 1944 its name was shortened to Virginia Polytechnic Institute, and in 1970 its present name was adopted. A women's division at Radford (Radford College, opened 1913 as a state normal school, later a state teachers college) was consolidated with the institute in 1944. The university maintains research centers in industrial relations, the environment and hazardous waste materials, water resources, and child development, as well as numerous agricultural research stations throughout the state. It is Virginia's largest university.
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But there is no way society can help put back together the network of broken lives created by one random, senseless act of irresponsibility like the one that killed my beautiful daughter, who had just completed her first year of a two-year master's degree engineering program at Virginia Polytechnic University and had earlier in the evening been a bridesmaid at a college sorority sister's wedding in the Big Apple.
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Among the others receiving PFI grants are Rutgers University, University of Florida, University of South Carolina, University of Texas-Austin, University of Virginia and Virginia Polytechnic University.
In 1972 he received his doctorate in chemistry from Virginia Polytechnic University in Blacksburg, Va.
He received a degree in Economics from Universidad del Pacifico in Lima and completed graduate studies in Economics at the Virginia Polytechnic University, Blacksburg.
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