Adjusting to college: ‘Embrace the change’

Emma Daniel Contributor I was initially unsure of how I was supposed to get used to college, but I soon realized that 3 a.m. cheeseburgers were suddenly a glowing opportunity. Going away to school for…

Dorm Room on a Budget

Victoria Cirilli Contributor The best places to find dorm décor and bonus dorm do-it-yourself (DIY) projects are easier than you expected. Being a first-time college student can be stressful at times and very expensive. If…

The Place Troy Forgot

Jenna Viets Contributor Recently, I took a photo of a friend standing on a tumble-down bridge, overlooking a pond.   A pink flower rested behind her ear, and blossom-burdened bushes burst up behind her. The slow paddling of two…

5K to honor fallen veterans

Zach Henson Staff Writer Troy for Troops is hosting a 5K run to honor Lance Cpl. Ryan Winslow on Saturday, April 29. Winslow, a 19-year-old from Hoover, was killed in action three weeks into a…

SGA executive candidates debate issues

Draven Jackson Staff Writer  Candidates running for executive positions for the Student Government Association participated in a debate hosted by TrojanVision on Wednesday Night. The executive positions include: president, director of administration, director of representation,…

Campus staff shares safety tips

Lirona Joshi Staff Writer While the university’s annual Safety Report records few crimes, it is still important to know how to keep yourself safe on and off campus. Troy University is an open campus with…

Students discuss stigma surrounding hijabs

Priyanka Sharma Staff Writer Discussing hijabs has always been a sensitive matter in this part of the world. A hijab is a head covering worn by some Muslim women, and the Arabic word “hijab” means…

International Troy student dead after fatal crash

Holly Ammons Photo Editor A three-vehicle crash on Thursday, Dec. 15 has claimed the life of one Troy University student and hospitalized three other students. Florida Highway Patrol reports indicate that a 2012 PT Cruiser,…

Fall acts debut in Black Box

Draven Jackson Staff Writer Several senior theater students have the opportunity to showcase their directorial talent during the Black Box Fall Acts this week in the Black Box Theater. The acts have already begun to…

University holds press conference on Homecoming gun shots

Troy University held a press conference at 2 p.m. today concerning gun shots heard around midnight on campus. The conference followed up a statement released by the University this morning. “Gunshots were fired outside of Sartain Hall…