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Montgomery mayor to keynote Troy University commencement

May 6, 2019
By Clif Lusk

Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange will offer the keynote address at Troy University’s commencement exercises on Friday at the Troy Campus.

Nearly 1,000 students will have their degrees officially conferred in the 10 a.m. ceremonies, which require a free ticket for admission. This spring’s commencement marks one of the University’s largest graduation ceremonies, and the largest…

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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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