Remembering the victims

IN Remembrance OF

ROSS A. ALAMEDDINE

Hometown: Saugus, Massachusetts Sophomore, University Studies Student since fall 2005 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, English, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Virginia Tech University

Christopher James Bishop

Residence in Blacksburg Instructor, German/Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures Joined Virginia Tech on August 10, 2005 Jamie Bishop, beloved husband, devoted son, gentle colleague,

Brian R. Bluhm

Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa Masters student, Civil Engineering Student since fall 2000 Posthumous degree(s): Master of Science, Civil Engineering Brian R. Bluhm was born in

Ryan Christopher Clark

Hometown: Martinez, Georgia Senior, Psychology Student since fall 2002 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences Bachelor of Arts, English Bachelor of Science, Psychology Ryan

Austin Michelle Cloyd

Hometown: Blacksburg, Virginia Sophomore, Honors Program, International Studies Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, French/Foreign Languages Bachelor of Arts, International Studies Austin

Jocelyne Couture-Nowak

Residence in Blacksburg Instructor, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures Joined Virginia Tech on August 10, 2001 Jocelyne Couture-Nowak, French Canadian, beloved mother, wife, and

Kevin P. Granata

Residence in Blacksburg Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics and Biomedical Engineering and Sciences Joined Virginia Tech on January 10, 2003 Dr. Kevin Granata, a professor

Matthew Gregory Gwaltney

Hometown: Chesterfield, Virginia Masters student, Environmental Engineering Student since fall 2001 Posthumous degree(s): Master of Science, Environmental Engineering Matthew was born Dec. 11, 1982, to

Caitlin Millar Hammaren

Hometown: Westtown, New York Sophomore, International Studies Student since fall 2005 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, International Studies, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Caitlin

Jeremy Michael Herbstritt

Hometown: Bellefonte, Pennsylvania Masters student, Civil Engineering Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Master of Science, Civil Engineering Jeremy Michael Herbstritt, a master’s student in

Rachael Elizabeth Hill

Hometown: Glen Allen, Virginia Freshman, University Studies Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Rachael

Emily Jane Hilscher

Hometown: Woodville, Virginia Freshman, Animal and Poultry Sciences Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Science, Animal and Poultry Sciences Emily Jane Hilscher, a

Jarrett Lee Lane

Hometown: Narrows, Virginia Senior, Civil Engineering Student since fall 2003 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering Jarrett Lee Lane was a fun-loving man, full

Matthew Joseph La Porte

Hometown: Dumont, New Jersey Sophomore, University Studies Student since fall 2005 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Matthew

Henry J. Lee

Hometown: Roanoke, Virginia Sophomore, Computer Engineering Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Science, Computer Engineering, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Henry J.

Liviu Librescu

Residence in Blacksburg Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics Joined Virginia Tech on September 1, 1985 The revelation that Dr. Liviu Librescu blocked the door of

G.V. Loganathan

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

Partahi Mamora Halomoan Lumbantoruan

Hometown: Jakarta, Indonesia Ph.D. student, Civil Engineering Student since fall 2003 Posthumous degree(s): Doctor of Philosophy, Civil Engineering Partahi M. Lumbantoruan, a Ph. D. student

Lauren Ashley McCain

Hometown: Hampton, Virginia Freshman, International Studies Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, International Studies, German/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Lauren Ashley

Daniel Patrick O’Neil

Hometown: Lincoln, Rhode Island Masters student, Environmental Engineering Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Master of Science, Environmental Engineering Daniel Patrick O’Neil of Lincoln, R.I.,

Juan Ramon Ortiz-Ortiz

Hometown: Bayamón, Puerto Rico Masters student, Civil Engineering Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Master of Science, Civil Engineering Juan Ramón Ortiz-Ortiz was born on

Minal Hiralal Panchal

Hometown: Mumbai, India Masters student, Architecture Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Master of Science, Architecture Throughout her short life, Minal Hiralal Panchal strengthened her

Daniel Alejandro Perez Cueva

Hometown: Woodbridge, Virginia Sophomore, International Studies Student since summer 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, International Studies, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Daniel Perez

Erin Nicole Peterson

Hometown: Centreville, Virginia Freshman, International Studies Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, International Studies, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Erin Nicole

Michael Steven Pohle, Jr.

Hometown: Flemington, New Jersey Senior, Biological Sciences Student since fall 2002 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, German/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Michael

Julia Kathleen Pryde

Hometown: Middleton, New Jersey Masters student, Biological Systems Engineering Student since fall 2001 Posthumous degree(s): Master of Science, Biological Systems Engineering As a dedicated environmentalist,

Mary Karen Read

Hometown: Annandale, Virginia Freshman, Interdisciplinary Studies Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, Interdisciplinary Studies, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Mary Karen

Reema Joseph Samaha

Hometown: Centreville, Virginia Freshman, University Studies Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, Public and Urban Affairs, French/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature

Waleed Mohamed Shaalan

Hometown: Blacksburg, Virginia (originally from Egypt) Ph.D. student, Civil Engineering Student since fall 2006 Posthumous degree(s): Doctor of Philosophy, Civil Engineering Though he had a

Leslie Geraldine Sherman

Hometown: Springfield, Virginia Junior, Honors Program, History Student since fall 2005 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, History Bachelor of Arts, International Studies Bachelor of Arts,

Maxine Shelly Turner

Hometown: Vienna, Virginia Senior, Honors Program, Chemical Engineering Student since fall 2003 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering, German/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature

Nicole Regina White

Hometown: Smithfield, Virginia Sophomore, International Studies Student since fall 2004 Posthumous degree(s): Bachelor of Arts, International Studies, German/Department of Foreign Languages and Literature Nicole Regina