Ralph Anderson was a man of uncompromising integrity, intensely private, generous, kind.
Paraphrasing a source that I cannot now recall, I believe Ralph would have been comfortable in a world of honorable, courteous, well-behaved, well mannered, well educated, cultured, mutually respecting and tolerant people who work productively and honestly. Unfortunately such a world was not available to him, and that saddened and angered him.
When I came to Virginia Tech as...
December 22, 2013 | Blacksburg, VA