Special edition of Trop is guide for newcomers

Students can use this special summer edition of the Tropolitan as a guide to help achieve success at Troy University.  This edition is designed specifically for students participating in IMPACT summer orientation. Students who worked on this project as writers, editors, designers, photographers and advertising sales representatives include Kaitlin Beyler, Luke Brantley, Makayla Cameron, Victoria Cirilli, Read More

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Learning a new language jumpstarts future careers

Elizabeth Evans Learning a language is like getting a passport: It opens up countless opportunities around the world. Troy offers several foreign-language courses: French, Spanish, German, Greek, Chinese and Japanese. These courses are popular options to fill fine arts requirements and electives, or even a minor. To obtain a minor in any approved subject, 18 credit Read More

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Managing time efficiently helps with big course load

Yunze Wu Jiandong Xu tries to manage his time but doesn’t always succeed. “I believe that learning to manage time is very important,” said Xu, a journalism major from Nantong city, Jiangsu Province, China, who was a sophomore in the spring. “I have my own way to manage time.” Hong Jin, an instructor from Nanjing University Read More

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