Department Highlights and News

Researchers study indoor environment and health

When we consider how indoor environments influence our health, we often think first of how those environments change our lifestyle, encouraging us to be more sedentary or less social. But there’s another way our time indoors affects our biology: by determining what substances we come in contact with. In a paper published in the journal Environmental Read more…

Meet the New CEE Faculty

Freddy Paige Dr. Frederick Paige is joining the Charles E. Via, Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering as an Assistant Professor at Virginia Tech in the Vecellio Construction Engineering and Management Program. Prior to joining Virginia Tech, he earned his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in civil engineering from Clemson University. Paige’s main scholarship goal is to Read more…

In memoriam: Thomas J. Grizzard

Thomas J. Grizzard, Jr., professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech and former director of the Occoquan Watershed Monitoring Laboratory, died unexpectedly on June 24. He was 70. “Our hearts are heavy with the news of Tom’s passing,” said G. Don Taylor, the Charles O. Gordon Professor Read more…

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