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In partnership with Troy Public Radio, Troy University produces a wide range of podcasts featuring TROY faculty experts along with leaders in art, science, business, and politics, designed to inform, inspire, and entertain. We strive to present a variety of ideas in our programming. Commentaries and analyses presented on podcasts are the opinions of individual hosts or guests and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of Troy University or its administration.

“C.T. Vivian Memoir” – Feb. 25, 2021

The Rev. Dr. C.T. Vivian was described by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., as “the greatest preacher to ever live.” Journalist Steve Fiffer talks with In Focus host Carolyn Hutcheson about Vivian’s training in nonviolence and his legacy as a tireless Civil Rights leader. In 2013, he received the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Fiffer, a friend of Vivian, completed the preacher’s memoir.

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“SHORT the Squirrel & Art in Motion” – February 19th, 2021

A Troy University professor is part of a two-person team that created an Alabama literacy project with the mascot, Short the Squirrel. And it’s gotten a lot of attention, even from Alabama Governor Kay Ivey.
And, the show must go on, as Troy University’s Department of Theatre and Dance is hosting a virtual performance of “Art in Motion.”

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“Carter Presidential Library” – Feb. 16, 2021

In this second interview of the In Focus series about U.S. Presidential Libraries and Museums, David E. Alsobrook, author of the memoir, “Presidential Archivist,” talks with In Focus host Carolyn Hutcheson about the establishment of presidential libraries by FDR, Alsobrook’s ten years at the Carter Presidential Library and Museum, and his oral history project with the Carter family.

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