New fitness classes: Try it before you buy it

(Graphics/Dior Brown) Sarah Mountain Arts and Living editor The Trojan Fitness Center is offering free pop-up classes through the month of January to all full-time students taking classes on the Troy campus. Classes include yoga, Zumba, dance fitness, cycling, step aerobics, kickboxing and many more.  Official memberships to take these classes will begin in February, so Read More

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CULTURALLY SPEAKING: Workshop explores realistic, abstract

(PHOTO/ Zenith Shrestha) The Chinese Culture Club hosted a workshop presentation on modern Chinese art on Nov. 15.  The workshop was led by artist Tao Zhou, who said on a flyer for the event that when he’s looking at a canvas, he “contemplate(s) on the relationship between landscape and humankind. It is such a relationship that Read More

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It’s beginning to sound a lot like Christmas

(PHOTO/ Chris Wallace) The “Sounds of the Season” concert will feature a myriad of performances by different groups, such as theater, band, and choir. Pictured above is Troy’s Chorale ensemble, directed by Dr. Diane Orlofsky. Andrea Hammack Staff Writer With the holidays approaching, Troy University’s College of Communication and Fine Arts (CCFA) is getting into the Read More

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Upcoming concert to showcase “major growth” of campus band and student conductors

Andrea Hammack Staff Writer Troy University’s campus concert band is set to put on its fall concert on Monday, Nov. 18.  The concert will feature a wide variety of band selections from the 1900’s through recent years and will be directed by graduate assistants within the School of Music.  Jordan Guy, an administrative graduate assistant from Read More

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Student discusses benefits of sharing in a friend’s music and letting shotgun choose the song

Draven Jackson Arts and Living Editor Whether you’re picking up your friend for a night out, or just driving around with the windows down feeling the cool air hit your face, what’s the one thing you almost always do? If it’s turning on your Spotify playlist and cranking up your favorite song, then you’re just like Read More

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