W. W. Hurt
Secretary to the Agricultural Experiment Station, 1887 to 1891. Appointed Secretary of the Faculty, July 1, 1891.
I was born in Pittsylvania county, Virginia. I attended the Chatham graded school a number of years (with Professor J. E. Christian as superintendent a portion of the time); Entered this college September, 1887, and remained a student four consecutive years, graduating in the school of agriculture last June. Was appointed secretary of the Virginia experiment station in October, 1887, which position I held until I received my present appointment, Secretary of the Faculty, July 1, 1891.