Tag Archives: Alumni

Artist, alumnus Larry Strickland brings sculpture exhibit to TROY’s International Arts Center

October 31, 2019
By Andy Ellis

An exhibit of sculptures by Alabama artist and Troy University alumnus Larry Strickland will open on Nov. 7 with a reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at TROY’s International Arts Center on the Troy Campus.

The exhibit, “Larry Strickland: Sticks and Stones,” features a collection of sculptures composed of materials Strickland has encountered in…

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TROY alumnus and trustee honored for leadership in diversity in Alabama

October 14, 2019
By Clif Lusk

Troy University Trustee Lamar P. Higgins has been recognized by a statewide association of higher education diversity officers.

Higgins, along with former University of Alabama Trustee Cleo Thomas, was recognized with the Louis Dale Diversity Leadership Award by the Alabama Association of Higher Education Diversity Officers during their annual conference on Oct. 11 in the…

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Alumni chapters support the Sound of the South in trumpet purchase

September 14, 2019
By Clif Lusk

When TROY alumni get the word their response can be overwhelming, just ask Dr. Mark Walker, director of bands.

“Scott Erb asked me to speak to the Birmingham alumni chapter, and in that one night, they filled a need we had in the band. It was incredibly humbling to see their generosity,” he said.

The…

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