Dining Hall helps students to avoid the freshman 15

Pradyot Sharma Opinion Editor Taylor Walding Variety Editor The Trojan Dining Hall is helping students avoid the freshman 15 by using innovative weight loss strategies that incorporate hiding cutlery and closing early on weekends. It is not unusual for students to have to walk the entire dining hall three times before they find a fork. “I Read More

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Can POTUS order a nuclear strike?

Pradyot Sharma Variety Editor American Downfall, a discussion group led by Luke Ritter, an assistant professor of history, organized a discussion on the limitations of the powers of the president of the United States (POTUS), including the question of whether the president could order a nuclear strike. The discussion followed a presentation by James Todhunter, an Read More

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Professors review ‘Rate my Professors’

Pradyot Sharma Variety Editor Sparsh Shakya Contributor Websites like Ratemyprofessor.com have made it possible for students to learn about professors and their teaching styles before the first day of class. Professors on Troy’s campus have varying views on the use of “Rate my Professors” to pick classes. “Rate My Professors” allows students to rate the level Read More

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Study tips for finals

Pradyot Sharma Staff Writer Having achieved a 4.0 GPA for the past four semesters, Perry Metzler, a junior hospitality management major from Atmore, says there is little pressure on him before his finals because he has been preparing consistently throughout the semester. “I have a solid grade in every class and don’t have to stress as Read More

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SGA invites students to send cards to church where mass shooting occured

  Pradyot Sharma Staff Writer The Student Government Association (SGA) at Troy has invited students to write letters showing support to members of First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, in the aftermath of the mass shooting on Nov. 5, which left 26 dead and 20 injured. Sydney Cox, a sophomore elementary education major from Wetumpka, Read More

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