Dentistry: Julian C. Metts Jr. is 2013 Alumni Star
As a young man, Julian C. Metts Jr. (D.D.S.’63/D; H.S.’65/D) prayed that he would find a job that would allow him to make a difference. After graduating from Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Dentistry, he found that opportunity in a private practice, located in Bon Air and then Midlothian, Va., where he served the needs of adults and children for more than 40 years. But in 1991, following a trip to Guyana, his prayers were answered on an even grander scale. Read more.
Dentistry: Alumnus elected director of national board
Dr. Joseph Califano (D.D.S.’84/D; H.S.’91/D), professor and division director of periodontology in the Department of Surgical Sciences at the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, has been elected to serve as one of nine directors of the American Board of Periodontology. Read more.
VCU Libraries: New building on fast track
Recently, the VCU Libraries community tangibly heard and felt our near future: The rat-a-tat-tat of jackhammers at dawn. A crew was exploring how the concrete aggregate panels are attached to Cabell Library in order to finalize construction specs for the new library on the Monroe Park Campus. Read more.
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