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Named executive director of equity and access at Virginia Tech

Pam White
Pam White

BLACKSBURG – Pamela D. White has been named the executive director of equity and access in the Department of Human Resources at Virginia Tech.

White previously served as the department’s director of compliance and conflict resolution and Title IX coordinator for two years and will retain her Title IX responsibilities in her new role. Continue reading Named executive director of equity and access at Virginia Tech

Kappas Donate Thanksgiving Baskets

Fraternity members from left: Al Meeks, Emanuel Arnold, Fred McKenzie.
Fraternity members from left: Al Meeks, Emanuel Arnold, Fred McKenzie.

The Roanoke Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity recently donated 6 full Thanksgiving baskets to children and families in the Roanoke Community. Al Elliott and Al Meeks coordinated the annual initiative this year. Chapter members worked with several local churches to identify deserving families. Continue reading Kappas Donate Thanksgiving Baskets

Post-election accountability

Witness.Justice.Jaramillo.webIn the aftermath of last week’s election, emotions range from celebration to lamentation, depending upon on which political party or candidate that we supported. If the barrage of political ads leading up to the election didn’t already exhaust us, we are now forced to digest the endless speculation of political analysts recounting all the reasons for the results. Negotiation among elected leaders is once again promised as a solution to the gridlock, which has severely discouraged voter participation throughout the land.

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