Faculty/Staff

Professor releases book on kidney donor experience

December 7, 2018
By Taylor Walding

Kelly Berwager, a professor of visual arts and art education, recently published a book about her experiences as a living kidney donor.  

She started her journey in 2014 when her friend was diagnosed with lupus and needed a kidney. Berwager had never given much thought to being an organ donor, except at times when she renewed her driver’s license.  The opportunity to help…

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Brooks receives Troy University’s Book Token Award

November 19, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Dr. Jeneve Brooks, associate professor of sociology at the Dothan Campus, received Troy University’s Book Token Award for the support she has demonstrated for the University’s libraries.

The recently reinstated award will recognize service to and support of Troy University Libraries, according to Dr. Chris Shaffer, dean of libraries.

Dr. Shaffer presented the award to…

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Singing history professor dies

November 8, 2018
By Clif Lusk

A singing, songwriting, history-loving academic has left the Trojan Nation. Dr. Allen Dennis, former chair of history and associate dean of Arts and Sciences, died Monday, Nov. 5 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, Miss. after a lengthy illness.

Dr. Dennis, an Athens, Tenn. native, was the first member of his family to graduate college…

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