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TROY Center for Materials and Manufacturing Sciences announces PPE, medical plastic recycling research

April 6, 2020
By Matt Clower

Troy University’s Center for Materials and Manufacturing Sciences is announcing new research aimed to bolster production of personal protective equipment (PPEs) for healthcare workers and create new avenues for recycling medical plastic waste.

The ongoing coronavirus crisis has put in stark focus the need for increased production of PPEs for medical professionals. Dr. Govind Menon, Director of…

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College of Education’s virtual Research Conference proves to be a hit with participants

April 6, 2020
By Andy Ellis

Faculty and staff within Troy University’s College of Education on Friday took to heart the words of the late P.T. Barnum, “The show must go on.”

The college’s annual Research and Scholarship Conference was set to take place on the University’s Montgomery Campus on Friday before the COVID-19 coronavirus shut down events. Not deterred, however,…

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TROY senior finding success with her own café

April 3, 2020
By Greg Phillips

Charmin Harvey kept hearing the same complaint from her fellow Troy University students: why doesn’t Troy, Alabama, have a restaurant focusing on smoothies?

In the fall of 2019, her senior year, Harvey decided to tackle that problem head-on, creating Sherman’s Smoothie Café, a place where TROY students and Troy residents alike can buy homemade fruit…

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