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91HokieBob

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I'm envious that an engineering, architecture, project planning centric


institution has no visible overall athletics master plan tied to fundraising where its alumni, fans, friends of VT, recruits, future students can go view and see what Reach For Excellence will look like. Every project you cited is an individual project piecemealed with no driving vision in the overall athletic complex behind it other than they did need updating to meet P5 standards. What's the big secret? I HATE uva, but you can't deny their plan, timeline, fundraising integration, and marketing is excellent. And we don't gave anything that looks like it or to show what $400M is going towards. Nothing that COMPELS someone to donate. I do hope you can look through those trees and see the forest. Truly look at the efficiencies and upgrades they're creating, which we could do the same with some thought and not just adding onto 40 year old buildings. I guess my expectations and pride for VT are just higher than others. You didn't mention Olympic/nonrev sports, sports science, and Leadership/Career Development which is all addressed in their plan. What are we doing or planning in those areas and where is it marketed, located, visible? I also showed Pitt's Victory Heights campaign today, but I don't aspire for a degree from there either. Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. Somebody has to do it as it took a dalliance with Baylor to open our eyes to shortfalls. All we had to do was Google or go to Charlottesville.

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Link: Pitt Victory Heights Campaign


Posted: 10/29/2021 at 8:10PM



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Hope No Hokies Contribute To VAF -- battmanvt 10/29/2021 10:54AM
  Carla has hoova's athletic program chit together! -- 91HokieBob 10/29/2021 1:29PM
  VT endowment : $1.69B................ UVA $14.5B ** -- Croatan128 10/29/2021 8:42PM
  Yet they're still proceeding. 🤔🤷‍♂️ ** -- 91HokieBob 10/29/2021 7:36PM
  Here, look at what @Chris Coleman wrote in 2016 -- VaTechie 10/29/2021 8:43PM
  Here, look at this -- VaTechie 10/29/2021 8:36PM
  This is when you hire a football focised ad -- Mercury 10/29/2021 3:43PM
  Nothing to be jealous of -- VaTechie 10/29/2021 7:29PM
  🤣🤣😎 ** -- 91HokieBob 10/29/2021 7:32PM
  I like Deon Sanders' version -- 91HokieBob 10/29/2021 4:01PM
  Sorry!!! Was Not Referencing U!!! ** -- battmanvt 10/29/2021 4:57PM
  Oh, sorry. I apologize.🤔 ** -- saret 10/29/2021 5:11PM
  Sun Tzu, The Art of War, Know your enemy... -- 91HokieBob 10/29/2021 4:05PM
  Very experienced -- TurnerZ 10/29/2021 2:20PM
  Oh yes he can! ** -- culpmania 10/29/2021 9:36PM
  You won’t see VT doing this. -- RJHokie 10/29/2021 1:40PM
  Then we're effed.** -- NokieHokie 10/29/2021 4:02PM
  Not necessarily. ** -- RJHokie 10/29/2021 4:36PM
  What a shame. Missing opportunities. Oh well. ** -- 91HokieBob 10/29/2021 1:49PM
  Not Based On Prior Hokie Games At Library!! -- battmanvt 10/29/2021 12:40PM
  Go to Stubhub first. ** -- RJHokie 10/29/2021 10:55AM
  Hopefully Not Now!!!! $170?? No Thanks!! ** -- battmanvt 10/29/2021 10:57AM
  Then don’t buy….. -- RJHokie 10/29/2021 10:59AM
  Might not…. -- RJHokie 10/29/2021 11:52AM
  I’m busy when I want to be…….. -- RJHokie 10/29/2021 12:12PM
  Great...keeps you out of trouble.. ** -- JRHokie 10/29/2021 12:32PM
  ^^^^This^^^^ ** -- RJHokie 10/29/2021 1:06PM
  Missed 1 Hokie Game -- battmanvt 10/29/2021 11:06AM
  What's the library? ** -- Hokie Baseball 10/29/2021 11:20AM
  Scott Stadium….. ** -- RJHokie 10/29/2021 11:20AM
  …snot stadium ** -- chumley 10/29/2021 12:50PM
  Bingo!! ** -- battmanvt 10/29/2021 12:53PM
  You can do that…… -- RJHokie 10/29/2021 11:11AM

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