March 6, 2018
LAURENCE J. MOORE, professor emeritus of business information technology, died February 14, 2018. Moore joined Virginia Tech in 1970 and was a key administrator in what is now the Pamplin College of Business during the ’70s and early ’80s. Noted as an excellent teacher and a prolific researcher, Moore earned four teaching awards and authored three books. During his 37 years at Tech, he served on more than 200 committees. He also served as director of University Financial Planning and Analysis and as director of University Planning.