Welcome Week offers opportunity for new students to interact with greater Troy area

Andrea Hammack Staff Writer  While students are fresh on campus this week, Troy University has been preparing for their arrival for quite some time.  One of the main concerns for the campus is making sure incoming students feel at home and welcome, especially those new to the college experience. Troy’s Welcome Week allows all students to have fun while adjusting to college life.  Anna Laura Kirchharr, a graduate student in the office of Student Involvement and Leadership from Uriah, Alabama,  has been working closely with advisers and directors to prepare…

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Welcome Week welcomes students home with a multitude of activities

Lacey Alexander Staff Writer During Troy University’s annual “Welcome Week,” students are treated to sports, food and entertainment throughout campus from Aug. 12-20. Welcome Week is hosted by a multitude of Greek, religious and other social communities on campus, with activities that are intended to give Troy students a high-energy first week of classes. The Welcome Week webpage explains that the goal of the various welcome week activities is to allow new students to meet their classmates and get to know the Troy campus. The week started with a variety…

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