Students to take part in MLK Day of Service at Troy Elementary

January 10, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University students will take part in projects at Troy Elementary School on Jan. 16, as a part of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.

Eleven years after legislation passed to declare the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as a federal holiday, Congress designated it as a national day of…

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TROY’s first Ph.D. graduate to cross the stage Friday

December 14, 2017
By Matt Clower

Graduation is a milestone for every Troy University student, but for Sara Shoffner, it will be truly history making.

When Shoffner crosses the stage in Trojan Arena on Friday, she will become the first student to earn a doctor of philosophy degree at TROY.

“It’s just really a great honor for me to be the…

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TROY student serving his country as Air Force musician

November 10, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Air Force Senior Airman Jamie Teachenor always wanted to serve his country.

He just didn’t realize doing so would involve guitars, drums and microphones.

Teachenor, a 37-year-old Troy University student working on obtaining his Master of Business Administration, was already a successful songwriter in Nashville when he auditioned and became the lead singer of the…

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