Opinion: Why write for the Trop? You can learn skills that apply to any field

Asem Abdelfattah Opinion Editor Writing for the student newspaper is not only for journalism majors. I am a business major with a concentration in economics and writing for the Tropolitan has been one of the most enriching opportunities I have had as a student at Troy University. I first joined the Trop as a staff writer Read More

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Trop Trivia: Halloween Spooktacular

1. What is the word for “fear of Halloween”?  a) Samhainophobia b) Somniphobia c) Omphalophobia 2. Where is typically believed to be the birthplace of Halloween?  a) England b) China c) Ireland 3. Where did apple bobbing originate?  a) Ancient Greece b) Ancient Rome c) Spain 4. How many pounds of candy corn are made every Read More

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