Linda and Wesley Patterson: Living Tech Together

At a time when the world was undergoing revolution, Wesley and Linda Patterson were enjoying the academic seclusion of Virginia Tech. They both began their undergraduate careers in 1972; Linda graduated with majors in mathematics and psychology in 1976 and Wesley in 1977 with his bachelor’s in architecture. Transitions in social justice, feminism, and race were just a few prevalent …

Calvin Jamison: A Three-Time Hokie

Calvin Jamison entered his freshman year at Virginia Tech as a member of the Class of 1977, and he remained to receive his Master’s in 1981 and his Doctorate in 1988. As an undergraduate, Calvin recognized the need for outreach towards minority students, so he addressed a proposal to the Student Budget Board in the hopes that it would convince …