research product . Other ORP type . 2018

Virginia Tech in the 1960s

Fralin, Scott; Mollin, Marian B.;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 May 2018
  • Publisher: Virginia Tech
  • Country: United States
Abstract
The exhibit, “Virginia Tech in the 1960s,” is a project stemming from student research in HIST 2984 – A Nation Divided: America in the 1960s. This exhibit explores the evolving nature of student life at Virginia Tech (then known as VPI) over the course of the 1960s. Using the student newspaper, The Virginia Tech, as our base, the panels highlight events and trends that defined the student experience: everything from dating and socializing, to student government and student-faculty relations, to race relations and responses to the Vietnam War. By placing these stories within the larger historical context of that time, it becomes clear that although Virginia Tech ...
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free text keywords: History, Virginia Tech
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