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…

GOP chief: politics vital to future

Valario Johnson News Editor   Bill Armistead, Alabama’s Republican Party Chairman, addressed the College Republicans at Troy University, in which he stressed the bridge between the older and younger generation is growing shorter each day,…

Fraternity hosts fundraiser to benefit Push America

Greg Gilbert Staff Writer On Tuesday, Sept. 17, Push America will be having a fundraising night at Zaxby’s. From 5-9p.m., 10 percent of all profits earned during that time period at Zaxby’s will go the…

Be Ready Pike County Day

To the Troy Campus:   The Division of Student Services and the Office of Learning Initiatives, in conjunction with the Pike County Emergency Management Agency will host Be Ready Pike County Day on Thursday, September…

FarmHouse recognized nationally

By Kelsey Vickers   The Troy chapter of Farmhouse International Fraternity recently received the Ruby Cup award for its efforts as a fraternity. The Ruby Cup is an annual award given to the top chapter…

Pike County to hold Be Ready Day

Patrick Stephens   September has been designated as national preparedness month by the United States Department of Homeland Security. Pike County, as part of its efforts with the National Preparedness Month initiative, will be hosting…

Troy University, CHHS launch new success program

Patrick Stephens Troy University’s College of Education has recently announced a new after-school learning and tutoring initiative as part of a new partnership with Troy City Schools and AT&T Alabama. “Keeping our kids in school…