New master’s degree programs

  Aigerm  Toleukhnova Staff Writer   The Alabama Commission on Higher Education (ACHE) approved three new master’s degree programs at Troy University. A master of science in biomedical sciences, a master in social science and…

Homecoming elections break record

  Patrick Stephens Staff Writer   This year’s Student Government Association election for homecoming court broke the Troy University record for elections. Over 1500 students showed up to stand in line to cast their votes…

Troy career services puts on boot camp for…

(PHOTO/Brittany DeLong)   By Brittany DeLong Business Manager   Junior and senior level students are encouraged to attend the Troy Career Services Boot Camp as preparation for this year’s career fair on Oct. 9. Career…

Anti-war

(PHOTO/April Irvin)   Faith Karwacki Perspectives Editor   Student protesters gathered on the Trojan Center Quad Tuesday to hand out anti-war literature and promote creative, non-violent opposition to the devastation caused by war. The protest,…

Troy Greeks thriving with diversity

(PHOTO/Hannah Crews)   Karli Mauldin Assistant News Editor While the University of Alabama’s Greek system remains under fire, Troy University Greeks have made efforts to break down the racial barriers. The University of Alabama’s historically…

Troy press release on Military Tuition Assistance

TROY PRESS RELEASE: Update for students on Military Tuition Assistance: In response to the U.S. government shutdown, Troy University is working to ensure that its students who receive Military Tuition Assistance (TA) benefits are protected…

Troy announces 2013 Homecoming Court

(Left to right: Bailey Brown, Hayley Hinote, Mary Kate Lancaster, and KeLeigh Edwards. PHOTO/Jennifer Carlisle)   Joshua Thurston Photo Editor   Troy University announced the 2013 homecoming court at the volleyball game against Western Kentucky Friday afternoon…

Fall Career Fair boot camp on quad

(Students Treyvon Woods, sophomore sports management major from Tuskegee (far right) and Keith Stroughn freshman economics and finance major from Evergreen (left) talk to career services coordinator Lauren Cole and career services councilor Sarah Meade…

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…