Alumni

Katie Hawkins Beall: A Transplant Story

September 28, 2018
By Jonathan Sellers

Troy University alumnus Katie Hawkins Beall lay in a Maryland hospital bed in need of a liver transplant to live.

“I had maybe 24 to 48 hours to live,” she said. “My doctor came in and said, ‘You need to say goodbye to your children.’ I knew that I had no choice but to live…

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Alumnus, Medal of Honor recipient Bennie Adkins to sign books at Troy University on Sept. 29

September 24, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University alumnus and Medal of Honor recipient Bennie G. Adkins will sign copies of his book “A Tiger Among Us: A Story of Valor in Vietnam’s A Shau Valley” at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29 at Troy University.

Held in conjunction with the University’s annual Military Appreciation football game, the book signing with…

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Katie Hawkins Beall to share transplant experience during presentation at Troy University

September 12, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University alumna Katie Hawkins Beall will share her experiences as the recipient of a liver transplant and discuss the importance of organ donation during presentations in the Claudia Crosby Theater on the Troy Campus at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 19.

Her presentation, “My Transplant Story: The Importance of Becoming an Organ…

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