This entry was submitted by Arash Tavakoli, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Engineering Systems and Environment:

A couple of us from the ESE department used to hang out at Champion Brewing to join the run club and have a drink together on Wednesdays.

Well, now with the pandemic situation, we decided to take the meet up to the next level and bring it to Zoom. Introducing our crew's virtual run/happy hour.

  • ESE Running Group Pre-Social Distancing

    BEFORE SOCIAL DISTANCING: Graduate students from the Department of Engineering Systems and Environment are pictured after the 2019 Charlottesville Ten Miler. Photos courtesy of Arash Tavakoli.

  • ESE Running Group Post-Social Distancing

    AFTER SOCIAL DISTANCING: Graduate students from the Department of Engineering Systems and Environment are pictured keeping the energy flowing via Zoom. Top row from left: Jay Fuhrman, Arash Tavakoli, Jeff Bennett and spouse. Bottom row from left: Shannon Devlin and Kylie Gomes. Photos courtesy of Arash Tavakoli.