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Success predicated on planning, perserverance

August 14, 2018
By Clif Lusk

Sorrell College of Business students need to have a plan of action in order to succeed, and one TROY alumnus has donated funds to help team students with business mentors to accomplish that mission.

Dr. Harrel McKinney, a 1962 graduate, founded Alabama Reference Laboratories, Inc. in 1972. In 2003, he was named the Distinguished Leadership…

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New Geospatial Informatics Department offers path to high-tech, in-demand jobs

July 26, 2018
By Greg Phillips

A new academic department within the College of Arts and Sciences will give TROY students a path to high-tech, in-demand jobs.

The Department of Geospatial Informatics began in May as the new home of the geomatics program, the geographic information systems (GIS) minor and the unmanned aerial systems (UAS) minor.

The new department includes geomatics…

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Troy University welcomes new faculty members as new academic year kicks off

August 14, 2017
By Andy Ellis

Troy University welcomed new faculty members for the 2017-2018 academic year during Friday’s Faculty/Staff Convocation.

The annual event, which signals the start of a new academic year, was held in the Claudia Crosby Theater on the Troy Campus and live streamed through the University’s website. Term classes at TROY begin today, while classes on the…

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