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Jerry Gaines at TEDxVT 2012: The Equation of Life

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Jerry Gaines

Speaker 2012; Alum, '71

Jerry was the first full-scholarship African American athlete to attend Va. Tech, and the first inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame. He has been named Coach of the Year, and Teacher of the Year in the Chesapeake Public School System. He has published "40 Stories High," a collection of short stories about some of his "encounters" he has had with teens over the years. He has 3 children: Jina, Jeri, and Jon, all of whom are Tech alumni, and he has been married to his wife, Theresa, for 34 years.

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