Trojans share their thoughts on wearing rival gear…

Pradyot Sharma Variety Editor Troy’s proximity to traditional football powerhouses, the University of Alabama and Auburn University, has seen the influence of their sports programs on campus. Walking around campus, it is not unusual to…

17 receive scholarships honoring late student

Tu To Staff Writer Seventeen students were awarded the Lance Robert McLendon Scholarship for the academic year 2018-2019. Lance McLendon was a Troy accounting graduate from Birmingham in the class of 1995. He passed away…

Studying in groups vs. studying alone

Lirona Joshi Staff Writer With only two weeks of classes remaining for the semester, students are putting everything into giving that one final push to save their grades. As deadlines for research papers and the…

Local lynching victims honored by history class

Abhigya Ghimire Staff Writer In May 1895, an African-American man, Jerico Shivers, was thrown into Pea River in Coffee County with a sinker around his neck by a group of men for an un-tried allegation…

Meal hacks for when you run out of…

Pradyot Sharma Variety Editor Running out of flex points at the tail end of the semester is not an unusual occurrence among students. Luckily, this does not condemn you to a life of ramen and…

Satire: Dining hall renews ESPN2 Contract

Austin MacCraw Copy Editor In a unanimous decision, Sodexo voted Tuesday night to extend its current contract with ESPN to solely broadcast ESPN2 in the dining hall through July 2021. “Students have really responded positively to…

SPLC club coming out to campus

Tu To Staff Writer The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is bringing a collegiate club to Troy’s campus next fall. On its webpage, SPLC said the center is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and…

MathFest 2018 hosts faculty, students of 10 universities

Madina Seytmuradova Staff Writer The department of mathematics hosted “MathFest 2018,” a two-day event that allowed students to discuss topics of interest in mathematics with faculty and peers from 10 universities and present their research.…

Troy apartments not exclusive to students; Students say…

Emma Daniel Staff Writer Amid a campus housing shortage and imposed waitlists, little-known Troy University Apartments are only filled in part by students. Located on North Franklin Drive, the residence was originally denoted “married student…

Club brings Japanese culture to students

Goodness Ohia Obioha Contributor The Japan Club explores, discusses and experiences various aspects of Japan and its culture. At meetings, members present information about Japan that they are interested in. They also help students from…