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Virginia Tech Board of Visitors to meet Aug. 28-29

August 22, 2016

Torgersen Bridge
The bridge between Torgersen Hall and Newman Library

The Virginia Tech Board of Visitors will hold its quarterly board meeting at 1:15 p.m., Monday, Aug. 29, in the Board Room of Torgersen Hall (Room 2100) on the Blacksburg campus.

On Sunday, Aug. 28, the board’s Executive Committee will meet in closed session from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in the 1872 Salon at the Inn at Virginia Tech. From 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., an open information session will be held in the Solitude Room at the Inn at Virginia Tech. The Research Committee will then meet in open session from 3:45 to 5 p.m. in the Duck Pond Room, also at the Inn at Virginia Tech.

On Monday, Aug. 29, the following committee sessions will be held at the Inn at Virginia Tech (unless otherwise noted):

  • The Academic Affairs Committee will hold a breakfast meeting in open session at 7:15 a.m. in the Old Guard Salon. The committee will meet in closed session at 8:30 a.m. in the Drillfield Room, followed by an open session at 9 a.m. at the same location.
  • The Buildings and Grounds Committee will depart from the Inn at Virginia Tech at 8 a.m. to tour of the New River Regional 911 Emergency Communications Center (1 East Main Street, Christiansburg, Virginia). The committee will meet in open session at 10 a.m. in the Solitude Room. At 11:15 a.m., the committee will meet jointly with the Finance and Audit Committee in open session in the Duck Pond Room.
  • The Finance and Audit Committee will meet in closed session at 7:30 a.m. in the 1872 Salon and will meet in open session at 8:30 a.m. in the Duck Pond Room before joining the Buildings and Grounds Committee at 11:15 a.m.
  • The Student Affairs and Athletics Committee will meet in open session at 8 a.m. in the Smithfield Room.

During the two-day meeting, board members will receive a presentation on the proposed Virginia Tech Carilion Health Sciences and Technology campus in Roanoke located in the Roanoke Health Sciences and Technology Innovation District and resolutions on the demolition of two Corps of Cadets buildings as part of a project to upgrade corps facilities.

More information may be found at the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors website.

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