Banned Books Week events celebrate freedom to read

September 29, 2016
By Savanah Weed

Troy University has been putting the spotlight on censorship and free speech with a series of Banned Books Week events this week at the campus libraries in Troy, Dothan and Montgomery.

Banned Books Week is an annual, national campaign that encourages students to exercise their freedom to read by calling attention to banned or challenged books…

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Traveling postcards exhibits to showcase Alabama’s historic streets, buildings

September 27, 2016
By Andy Ellis

Beginning in October, Troy University Libraries will present a pair of traveling exhibits created by faculty members of historical postcards showcasing cities and towns from around Alabama as a part of the lead-up to Alabama’s bicentennial celebration.

The exhibits will feature postcards, ranging from the early 1900s to the 1960s, from the Wade Hall Collection…

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TROY political science professors weigh in on first debate

September 27, 2016
By Greg Phillips

Less than 24 hours after the first presidential debate between candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, Troy University political science professors weighed in on the debate – who won, who lost and what impact will it have on the election?

TROY Chair of Political Science Dr. Steven Taylor said the perception of who won the…

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