Tag Archives: Leadership

Local teachers excited to learn at Wiregrass leadership academy

July 19, 2017
By Greg Phillips

At times, the teachers resembled their own students during the third day of the Wiregrass Math, Science and Technology Leadership Academy at Troy University’s Dothan Campus.

As Dothan Police Cpl. Jeremy Conner led one of his bomb squad robots into the Harrison Room of Malone Hall, the dozens of area teachers couldn’t hide their childlike…

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HOBY conference aims to improve leadership in youth

May 26, 2017
By Clif Lusk

More than 300 rising high school juniors are on Troy University’s Troy Campus for the Alabama Leadership Seminar’s Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership Conference May 26-28.

The event marks the 13th time in the conference’s 32-year history in Alabama that it will be held at the University.

Modeled after HOBY’s World Leadership Congress, and part…

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TROY student, adopted at 6 months old, returns to birth city for conference

October 20, 2016
By Greg Phillips

Adopted at just 6 months old, Kaitlin Beyler had never seen her homeland.

In August, the sophomore biomedical sciences major stepped foot in the city of her birth for the first time, as part of a week-long leadership conference in Hanoi, Vietnam.

“I never got the chance to go back, just because it was so…

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