Alumni

Medal of Honor recipient helping Special Forces members attend college

April 14, 2017
By Clif Lusk

TROY alumnus and Medal of Honor winner Bennie Adkins wants to serve today’s Special Forces in a way that will help them transition to civilian life.

The former Green Beret and retired command sergeant major in the U.S. Army Special Forces spent three tours of duty in Vietnam, serving in some of the most active…

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TROY alumni featured on tonight’s episode of HGTV’s “Home Town”

March 21, 2017
By Clif Lusk

A TROY alumni couple and their family have managed to relocate to a new town, buy and renovate a historic home, launch a campaign for the city council and appear on a new television series on HGTV.

And home school their children.

Kelvin (’02) and Kristen (’13, ’14) Robinson are featured on HGTV’s “Home Town,”…

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Special bond links majorettes who fought back from injuries

March 7, 2017
By Matt Clower

Clair Harrison and Helen Long are Troy University majorettes separated by decades but joined by one common thread—both are shining examples of the Trojan Warrior Spirit.

Harrison, a senior graphic design major from Gadsden, Alabama, suffered severe burns while assisting with a high school band camp in July 2016. However, she battled back from the injury…

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