The bells in life are ringing
For those who left this place
In honor of their passage
Their spirits we embrace
 
Each one an inspiration
Of love in life we share
Now gathered in the beauty
Of constant daily prayer
 
Today we lost our special friends
Our hearts are filled with woe
With sadness from their passage
Their voices still echo
 
Each bell that rings a promise
Of love that never fades
With memories we treasure
Their spirit now cascades
 
Our children of the future
The teachers in their midst
They live on in their days of life
With love that shall exist
 
You are not forgotten
Your life was not in vain
We carry you forever
As "bells toll" love remains.
 
~ Francine Pucillo ~
©Copyright April 22, 2007

 

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Ross Abdallah Alameddine, 20
Hometown: Saugus, Massachusetts
Sophomore, University Studies
Student since fall 2005

 

 

Brian Roy Bluhm, 25
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Master's student, Civil Engineering
Student since spring 2005

 

 

Ryan Christopher Clark, 22
Hometown: Martinez, Georgia
Senior, Psychology
Student since fall 2002

 

 

Austin Michelle Cloyd, 19
Hometown: Blacksburg, Virginia
Sophomore, Honors Program, International Studies
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Matthew Gregory Gwaltney, 24
Hometown: Chesterfield, Virginia
Masterís student, Environmental Engineering
Graduate student since fall 2005

 

 

Caitlin Millar Hammaren, 19
Hometown: Westtown, New York
Sophomore, International Studies
Student since fall 2005

 

 

Jeremy Michael Herbstritt , 27
Hometown: Blacksburg, Virginia
Master's student, Civil Engineering
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Rachael Elizabeth Hill, 18

Freshman
Richmond, Va.
Biology

 

 

Emily Jane Hilscher, 18
Hometown: Woodville, Virginia
Freshman, Animal and Poultry Sciences
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Jarrett Lee Lane, 22
Hometown: Narrows, Virginia
Senior, Civil Engineering
Student since fall 2003

 

 

Matthew Joseph La Porte, 20
Hometown: Dumont, New Jersey
Sophomore, University Studies
Student since fall 2005

 

 

Henry J. Lee, 20
Hometown: Roanoke, Virginia
Sophomore, Computer Engineering
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Partahi Mamora Halomoan Lumbantoruan, 34
Hometown: Blacksburg, Virginia (originally from Indonesia)
Ph.D. student, Civil Engineering
Student since fall 2003

 

 

Lauren Ashley McCain, 20
Hometown: Hampton, Virginia
Freshman, International Studies
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Daniel Patrick O'Neil, 22
Hometown: Lincoln, Rhode Island
Master's student, Environmental Engineering
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Juan Ortiz-Ortiz,, 26

Graduate Student
Bayamon, Puerto Rico
Civil Engineering

 

 

Minal Hiralal Panchal, 26
Hometown: Mumbai, India
Masterís student, Architecture
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Daniel Alejandro Perez, 21
Hometown: Woodbridge, Virginia
Sophomore, International Studies
Student since summer 2006

 

 

Erin Nicole Peterson, 18
Hometown: Centreville, Virginia
Freshman, International Studies
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Michael Steven Pohle, Jr. 23
Hometown: Flemington, New Jersey
Senior, Biological Sciences
Student since fall 2002

 

 

Julia Kathleen Pryde, 23
Hometown: Blacksburg, Virginia
Master's student, Biological Systems Engineering

Student since summer 2006

 

 

Mary Karen Read, 19
Hometown: Annandale, Virginia
Freshman, Interdisciplinary Studies
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Reema Joseph Samaha, 18
Hometown: Centreville, Virginia
Freshman, University Studies
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Waleed Mohamed Shaalan, 32
Hometown: Blacksburg, Virginia (originally from Egypt)
Ph.D. student, Civil Engineering
Student since fall 2006

 

 

Leslie Geraldine Sherman, 20
Hometown: Springfield, Virginia
Junior, Honors Program, History
Student since fall 2005

 

 

Maxine Shelly Turner, 22
Hometown: Vienna, Virginia
Senior, Honors Program, Chemical Engineering
Student since fall 2003

 

 

Nicole White, 20
Hometown: Smithfield, Virginia
Sophomore, International Studies
Student since fall 2004

 

 

~ Faculty Members ~

 

 

Christopher James Bishop, 35
Instructor, Foreign Languages
Residence in Blacksburg
Joined Virginia Tech on August 10, 2005

 

 

Jocelyne Couture-Nowak
Adjunct Professor, Foreign Languages
Residence in Blacksburg
Joined Virginia Tech on August 10, 2001

 

 

Kevin P. Granata, 46
Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Residence in Blacksburg
Joined Virginia Tech on January 10, 2003

 

 

Liviu Librescu, 75
Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Residence in Blacksburg
Joined Virginia Tech on September 1, 1985

 

 

G.V. Loganathan, 51
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Residence in Blacksburg
Joined Virginia Tech on December 16, 1981

 

 

 

 

 

 

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