Athletic Training legend “Doc” Anderson named to national hall of fame

February 16, 2017
By Savanah Weed

A former Troy University coach and head athletic trainer has been chosen to be inducted into the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Hall of Fame.

John “Doc” Anderson, professor emeritus, received a call with the news on Monday, Feb. 6, that he almost didn’t answer.

“I looked at the area code, and I thought it…

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Associate professor’s death a loss to students, University

January 23, 2017
By Clif Lusk

The Troy University family lost another well-respected faculty member on Wednesday, Jan. 18.

Dr. David C. Griffin, associate professor of geomatics, died at UAB Hospital after an illness. Services were held on Saturday in Killen, Ala. He was buried by family and friends at Tri-cities Memorial Gardens in Florence.

“Dr. Griffin was a positive force in…

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Five named as Chancellor’s Fellows at Troy University

January 20, 2017
By Andy Ellis

Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., Chancellor of Troy University, has selected four faculty members and a member of the professional staff to participate in the University’s 2017 Chancellor’s Fellows Program.

Selected were: Lauren Cole, coordinator of career services; Dr. Jeffery Wade Forehand, associate professor and coordinator for community partnerships and practice for the School of Nursing…

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