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Robert E. Benoit Distinguished Lecture Series

Robert E. Benoit Distinguished Lectureship

female students look at water samples next to the duck pond
A male Passerini’s tanager, Ramphocelus passerinii, eats the fruit of Piper sancti-felicis. Photo by Bernadette Wynter Rigley.

Established by alumni of Lambda Chi Alpha & Sigma Omega Tau Fraternaties
in memory of Dr. Robert E. Benoit

Biological Sciences lectureship

Upcoming Lecture

Dr. Steven Wilhelm

Kenneth and Blaire Mossman Professor of Microbiology
University of Tennessee


Wednesday, April 12, 2023

3:30 p.m.

Holtzman Alumni Center Auditorium

(Additional Details Coming Soon)

About the series

The Robert E. Benoit Distinguished Lectureship in Biological Sciences was established by members of the Lambda Chi Alpha Alumni Chapter at Virginia Tech, which includes alumni from both Sigma Omega Tau and Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternities, in memory of their former advisor, Dr. Robert E. Benoit, associate professor emeritus of biological sciences at Virginia Tech.

All talks are free and open to the public.

For more information:

Contact Jenny Orzolek, Senior Director of Major Gifts for Advancement | 540-231-5643