Tag Archives: International

TROY conducts 14th commencement exercises in China

June 12, 2017
By Clif Lusk

Troy University will recognize graduates in China this month during commencement exercises at Dalian Jiaotong University in the Liaodong Province.

Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., will present degrees to about a dozen students who participated in the 1-2-1 Program, which began at TROY 17 years ago, and has grown into a national model exchange program…

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TROY administrator speaks on U.S. reaction to Syria chemical attack

April 13, 2017
By Greg Phillips

The U.S. airstrike on Syria’s Shayrat airbase last Friday has dominated national news headlines.

The strike, which involved 59 Tomahawk missiles fired at the airbase, was a response to a chemical attack believed to be launched by Syrian President Bashar Assad that left more than 80 people dead in northwestern Syria.

Maj. Gen. Walter Givhan,…

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TROY students reach out to Muslim community with ‘Melting Pot-Luck Dinner’

February 22, 2017
By Savanah Weed

A Troy University student’s desire to change how the Muslim community is viewed turned into the coming-together of more than 100 students in the Trojan Center Ballrooms on Feb. 19 at what was called the “Melting Pot-Luck Dinner.”

Elise Robinson, a graduate student from Decatur, Alabama, said she was horrified by the lack of compassion pervading…

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