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Duck Pond Reflections portrays Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. The white house on the left is “Solitude” which is the oldest structure still standing on the campus, built in 1859. The brick house, known as “The Grove,” is the University President’s home, built in l902.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, popularly known as Virginia Tech, is a public, land grant, research university with a main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, educational facilities in six regions statewide, and a study-abroad site in Switzerland. Through its Corps of Cadet ROTC program, Virginia Tech is also designated as one of six senior military colleges in the country.
As Virginia’s third-largest university, Virginia Tech offers 225 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to some 30,600 students and manages a research portfolio of $513 million, the largest of any university in Virginia. The university fulfills its land-grant mission of transforming knowledge to practice through technological leadership and by fueling economic growth and job creation locally, regionally, and across Virginia.