Food bringing together cultures: Students from around globe gather over international dishes

Jiandong Xu photo Students mingle outside the Trojan Center ballrooms after a festival held by the Chinese Students and Scholars Association  Jiandong Xu  Stephen Case and his friends held a party in his house where the food strengthened relationships between cultures. Case and Yisong Huang prepared a Chinese dish called Mapo Toufu. Case is a finance Read More

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Classes that dance to a different tune

Maya Martin photo Assistant Professor Cathy Flynn instructs dance partners — Preston Harrison, a communication major from Cullman, Alabama, and Meg Lyons, a biomedical sciences major from Dothan, Alabama — on the steps to swing dance.   Maya Martin Students file into their classroom on a Monday afternoon, some wearing loose clothing, and line themselves against Read More

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Finding the beat and lasting friends: The Sound of the South makes music, memories

Chris Wallace photo Will Oliver, a multimedia journalism major from Wetumpka, Alabama, who was a junior in the spring, leads a line of snares in the Sound of the South. Chris Wallace Troy University’s marching band invites students to join it with its motto: “There’s always a place for you in the Sound of the South.” Read More

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