Troy University Police arrest library trespasser

(Alaina Arnold (left) and Will Smith (right) take Darren Van Smith (center) into custody for trespassing on campus today at 2:53 p.m. PHOTO/Brittany DeLong)   Brittany DeLong Co-Business Manager Troy University police took a 34-year-old…

Troy international student plans a school in South…

Patrick Stephens Staff Writer   This past Tuesday’s weekly meeting of the Troy University Student Government Association’s Senate began with the recognition of a guest speaker. Andrew Mandis, a senior history education major, is attending…

Spectrum Alliance provides safe atmosphere

Faith Karwacki Perspectives Editor   The Troy University Spectrum Alliance held a photo shoot Tuesday night to promote the NOH8 Campaign. Students wore white T-shirts and wrote “NOH8” in red and black ink on each…

Troy University military-friendly

Kelsey Vickers Staff Writer   Troy University has been named one of the top 15 percent most military-friendly universities of all in the United States. The veteran-owned company Victory Media, which provides a number of…

President of Malawi visited Troy to speak to…

Grishma Rimal Contributer In what Chancellor Jack Hawkins Jr. described as “a historical event at a historical place,” the President of the African nation of Malawi, Joyce Banda, visited Montgomery on Friday to speak to…

Redbox probable university amenity

Tatiannah Clarke Staff Writer Movie watchers at Troy University may be in luck, according to this week’s Student Government Association meeting. The possibility of a Redbox machine placed on campus is in the works. “Students…

College sees addition of new school, focused on…

By Jacob Barber Staff Writer   The School of Hospitality, Sport and Tourism Management is a newly formed department at Troy located within the College of Health and Human Services. It offers a major in…

‘We do not have a parking problem,’ said…

Emily Jackson Features Editor Troy University has well within the number of parking spots to assume the national parking standard, that is used by over five other universities within the state according to Herbert Reeves,…

Hazing scandal unveiled

Karli Mauldin and Patrick Stephens Assistant News Editor and Staff Writer   After six “rogue” Pi Kappa Phi fraternity members took part in the hazing of a pledge, three were expelled from the organization, according…

University is working on campus issues of accessibility

Jacob Barber Staff Writer A past article published in the Tropolitan encouraged University officials to improve the campus quality for students who have issues with accessibility, especially for those students who are wheelchair-bound. A list…

Beauty pageant to battle leukemia

Tatiannah Clarke Staff Writer Troy University’s Kappa Kappa Psi fraternity and Tau Beta Sigma sorority will be hosting the inaugural Miss Sound of the South Beauty Pageant to support victims of leukemia and lymphoma. Admission…

Trojan Dining goes digital

Tobi Olugbemi Staff Writer Trojan Dining has introduced a healthier way to eating with the assistance of a downloadable app, My Fitness Pal. This new idea presents the student with a barcode near the food…