Alumni

Cervera credits life-changing TROY experience with desire to give back

January 28, 2019
By Matt Clower

In the spring of 1961, when Nick Cervera and his best friend Al Sansone arrived in Troy, Alabama, to study at then-Troy State Teachers College, they found a very different world than the home left behind in Brooklyn, New York.

Cervera jokes that when they arrived at Troy’s only blinking traffic light they thought perhaps…

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Troy University to honor Alumni of the Year during Homecoming celebration

October 30, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University will recognize four alumni as Alumni of the Year on Saturday as a part of the University’s Homecoming game at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

This year’s honorees are: Jimmy H. Baker, Dawn Railey, C. Gibson Vance and Rudeejanok “Rudee” Kritakara. The Trojans will welcome Sun Belt Conference foe Louisiana for a 2:30 p.m. kickoff….

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TROY grad puts skills to work during Uganda mission

October 24, 2018
By Matt Clower

Troy University alumna Broghan Freeland recently took her passion for helping people with physical disabilities to Uganda for a medical mission trip focused on children.

Freeland, who is currently in occupational therapy school at Alabama State University, recently completed the fieldwork for her degree in Uganda in partnership with Our Hope International, a Birmingham-based organization…

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