Halsey will provide strategic direction over university buildings and grounds, design and construction standards, and non-capital renovations. Halsey comes to Blacksburg from Washington, D.C., where she served as deputy superintendent of House Office Buildings.
The Green Office Program provides faculty, staff, and students with the tools needed to go green in their office spaces by distributing a checklist of sustainable practices to implement that focus on energy, alternative transportation, event and meeting planning, purchasing, recycling, waste reduction, and more.
The next phase of our testing plan is focused on the health and safety of individuals in high-contact situations. These employees and students, due to the nature of their jobs or academic responsibilities, have a higher level of interaction with the public or each other and may at times be unable to maintain the recommended physical distancing.