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Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum names atrium in memory of Charles Cahn Baum

April 25, 2017
By Andy Ellis

MONTGOMERY – Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum honored a family with roots in Montgomery on Saturday, naming its atrium in memory of Charles Cahn Baum and in honor of his family.

Reared in Montgomery in a prominent Jewish family, Charles Baum graduated from Princeton, Harvard Business School and the University of Maryland Law School. A…

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Chancellor: I expect the best from our Greeks, have not been disappointed

March 24, 2017
By Jack Hawkins, Jr.

The week of March 3-8 a group of Troy University fraternity brothers marched to the sea for spring break, but not for fun in the sun. The brothers of Alpha Tau Omega walked about 130 miles from Troy to Panama City Beach to raise money to help wounded military veterans. This annual event for ATO…

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Students bear burden of Higher Ed funding cuts

February 28, 2017
By Jack Hawkins, Jr.

Student debt is the hot-button issue in higher education. Each summer I hear from parents of incoming freshmen concerned about the challenge of rising debt and the impact it will have on their student’s future.

Their fears are well founded. Student debt in the United States exceeds $1.26 trillion, and for the first time exceeds…

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