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Virginia Tech

(Encyclopedia) Virginia Tech: see Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ.


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Texas Tech University

(Encyclopedia) Texas Tech University, at Lubbock; coeducational; state supported; chartered 1923, opened 1925. There are numerous research institutes for engineering, business and industry,?

Teche, Bayou

(Encyclopedia) Teche, Bayou b?? t?sh, b?o?o, 125 mi (201 km) long, S La., formed by tributary bayous and flowing SE to the Atchafalaya River near Morgan City. Navigable for more than 100 mi (161 km?

Louisiana Tech University

(Encyclopedia) Louisiana Tech University, at Ruston; coeducational; state supported; chartered 1894, opened 1895 as an industrial institute. It became Louisiana Polytechnic Institute in 1921 and?


(Encyclopedia) Herndon, town (1990 pop. 16,139), Fairfax co., N Va., inc. 1874, rechartered 1938. A suburb of Washington, D.C., Herndon has a mix of light and high-tech industries. Dulles?

New Iberia

(Encyclopedia) New Iberia, city (1990 pop. 31,828), seat of Iberia parish, S La., on Bayou Teche, which is connected to the Intracoastal Waterway by a canal; inc. 1836. It has printing and publishing?

Malone, Karl Anthony

(Encyclopedia) Malone, Karl Anthony, 1963?, American basketball player, b. Summerfield, La. He played basketball at Louisiana Tech Univ. and joined the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball?

Heisman, John William

(Encyclopedia) Heisman, John William h?sm?n, 1869?1936, American football coach, b. Cleveland. He studied and played football at Brown (1887?89) and the Univ. of Pennsylvania (1890?91). He coached?