Staff member brings home crown

Lirona Joshi Staff Writer Sara Jo Burks, the assistant director of housing and residence life, has been crowned Senior Miss Alabama USA. After winning the state-level pageant on Aug. 12 at Wallace Community College in…

Military students find balance

Logan Wetzel Contributor While many students spent their summers working part-time or visiting the beach, students in the military had a much different agenda. When Lance Cpl. Jack LaBrant, freshman business marketing major from Troy,…

How will students spend their summer?

Anushka K.C. Staff Writer With finals only a week away, students can be seen huddling inside libraries, sitting on the quad or forming groups inside the Trojan Center studying. Professors are busy scheduling and preparing…

Spectrum hosts Second-Chance Prom

Lirona Joshi Staff Writer Spectrum Alliance, the LGBTQ+ community of Troy University, organized its annual Second-Chance Prom event on Thursday, April 13. The event, as suggested by its name, intended to give the students a…

Students overcome tragedy

Lasata Shrestha Staff Writer While many students stress over balancing their studies, jobs and social activities, other students have the additional challenge of overcoming great tragedy, such as the death of a loved one in…

Hospitality management class gains experience

  Lirona Joshi Staff Writer Students in the event management class of the School of Hospitality, Sport and Tourism Management (HSTM) are organizing two events as part of their course assignments this semester to gain…

Students preview Troy football team

Zenith Shrestha Contributor With the all-time high attendance record broken last season, the Trojan football team showed its gratitude with the Student Night Practice and Scrimmage. “It means a lot to our kids,” said Matt…

Warriors for autism hit the quad

Madina Seytmuradova Staff Writer Troy University’s Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) club conducted its first  Autism Walk on April 4, 2017, on the main quad and raised funds for the future of autistic students. “We’re going…

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…