Students organize debate on campus

Madina Seytmuradova Staff writer Controversial topics and intense competition stirred the debaters and audience members at the “Shockwaves in Bibb Graves” debate between members of the Philosophy Society and the Economics Club on Monday. Each…

The international experience: faculty version

Anushka K.C. Staff Writer Lirona Joshi Staff Writer Troy University’s pride of being an international university comes not only from the cosmopolitan student body it hosts, but also from the number of international faculty who…

Sodexo offers healthy options to students

Madina Seytmuradova Staff writer While it’s tempting to grab a fried chicken sandwich at Chick-fil-A between classes, both campus dwellers and commuters start looking for healthier food choices on campus as summer looms ahead. But…

Trojans share spring break stories

Anushka K.C. Staff Writer According to Time Magazine, the arrival of spring, also known as the season of fertility and awakening, was historically celebrated in honor of Dionysus or Bacchus, the Greek and Roman gods…

New female-only ministry begins

Lirona Joshi Staff Writer New to Troy’s campus, The Redeemed is an female-only Christian ministry that focuses on bringing young women together to share their faith. It met for the second time on Tuesday, Feb.…

Troy’s history of H20 and Theta Phi

James Thompson Jr. Alumnus contributor In the mid 1970s the campus of Troy State University (TSU) was like almost every other Southern college. It was a predominantly white college campus and lacked both racial and…

Theater department: behind the scenes

Lirona Joshi Staff Writer Theater productions offer the audience a chance to experience an alternate reality, even if it is for just a few moments. The actors may be the most visible in the production,…

Trojan athletics: pre-game rituals

Madina Seytmuradova Staff Writer While few will admit to having superstitions, most people have small rituals they follow to get in the groove, like putting on makeup or listening to music. For athletes, whose future…

A look into how Troy has changed

Priyanka Sharma Staff Writer Troy University has experienced a lot of change since it was established in 1887. Over those years, many things have changed at the university other than its student body. Some of…

Students gain insight via departmental research

Lasata Shrestha Staff Writer Research experience is not only vital for a competitive resume, but also for developing curiosity as well as problem-solving abilities for students. While many students aim for the perfect 4.0 GPA,…

Study Abroad Club seeks to connect students

Aniket Maharjan Staff Writer Troy’s Study Abroad Club (SAC), formed just last semester, aims to connect international students and Americans who may be interested in studying abroad, as well as to get more students interested…

Language and culture at your doorstep

Pradyot Sharma Staff Writer Troy University is home to students from about 75 different nations and is appropriately labeled the international university of Alabama. It offers various language courses under the department of languages and…