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Richard Manuel Bowman, Jr.
Charles City, VA
Political Science, 1972
Francine Marie (Richardson) Blackwell
Trevilians, VA
Clothing, Textiles and Related Arts, 1972
John Henry Burwell
Roanoke, VA
Psychology, 1972
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Dr. Billy Kerfor Cannaday, Jr.
Roanoke, VA
Health and Physical Education, 1972
Garfield Cross, III
Vienna, VA
Sociology, 1972
Steven Oneal Dean
Portsmouth, VA
Psychology, 1972
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Herbert L. Jackson
Springfield, VA
Management, 1972
Theodore Elvin King, Jr.
Union Level, VA
Economics, 1972
Charles E. Lipscomb Jr.
Charlotte, NC
Management, 1972
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Avon L. Miles
Hopewell, VA
Psychology, 1972
Robert Jesse Miller, Jr.
Madison Heights, VA
Public Administration, 1972
Major Franklin Riddick, Jr.
Chesapeake, VA
Political Science, 1972
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Myron Agenora Rimm
Chesapeake, VA
Political Science, 1972
Portia (Carter) Roberts
Richmond, VA
Management Housing and Development, 1972
Dr. Sylvia S. Swilley
Portsmouth, VA
Biology, 1972
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Calvin Scott Twyman
Richmond, VA
Political Science, 1972
Calvin Larnell Watkins
Axton, VA
Political Science, 1972
Robert Wynn, Jr.
Economics, 1972
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