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Happening today: Conversation between President Tim Sands and Linsey Marr

From: University Relations

Join Virginia Tech President Tim Sands for a one-on-one conversation with civil and environmental engineering professor Linsey Marr on Tuesday, Sept. 15 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Marr will share details of her ongoing research into the airborne transmission of infectious disease.

“Most of us had never heard of aerosol science before the pandemic. Then Virginia Tech’s Linsey Marr showed up and became our tour guide to the invisible world of airborne particles,” the New York Times wrote in a recent profile of Marr.

Marr has been interviewed by reporters from nearly every major media outlet in the United States and her expertise featured in 79 countries.

The conversation will be streamed to YouTube and to this page.