Bridging the gap: how to connect cross-culturally

Grace Kish Contributor Despite a slight decline in the number of incoming international students this year, Troy University is one of the most ethnically diverse colleges in the South. According to Joe McCall, a lecturer…

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…

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…

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…

Football players discuss spring ball and life beyond…

Victoria Cirilli Staff Writer While Troy football players are occupied during the spring semester with spring training, weigh-ins and meeting with coaches, it is comparatively less busy than fall semester. Student athletes tend to schedule…

Judges share lessons from their tenure in SGA…

Emma Daniel Staff Writer Troy University’s Supreme Court allows students to gain real-world experience in handling issues and resolving problems, according to Chief Justice Zach Anglin. Troy University’s Supreme Court mainly oversees homecoming events and…

Movie screening portrays Zizek trash can ideology

Wikimedia Commons A cartoon of philosopher Slavoy Zizek. Victoria Cirilli Staff Writer The Philosophy Society and College Democrats held a viewing of European philosopher Salvoy Zizek’s film “A Pervert’s Guide to Ideology” on Tuesday, March…