Tag Archives: scholarships

New endowed scholarship will help Phenix City residents attend TROY

October 30, 2017
By Matt Clower

Four years ago, when Phenix City Mayor Eddie Lowe and his wife Deborah held their first charitable ball, they hoped the event would be a success—what they experienced was overwhelming.

The event sold out in its first year, and has done so every year since despite moving to larger venues.

“It’s been amazing,” Deborah Lowe…

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Wiregrass golf tournament raises $13,000 in scholarships

October 6, 2017
By Greg Phillips

It’s become a Dothan tradition.

Each year, Troy University alumni and supporters – many of whom have no ties to the University – gather together at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Highland Oaks to play golf and raise scholarship money for local high school students.

Thursday marked the 16th annual Jackson Thornton TROY…

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Giving back: McSwean changes lives, honors mother through scholarship gift

August 1, 2017
By Andy Ellis

After 20 years as a practicing attorney with the same firm, Malcolm McSwean wanted a change. That change would take the form of a new position with Troy University as a disability services coordinator for TROY Online where, today, he also assists the Student Success Team.

“When I found out about this position being open,…

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