Tag Archives: Alumni

Troy University alumnus Eric Crouch receives Milken Educator Award

January 12, 2017
By Andy Ellis

Eric Crouch’s efforts to make learning fun and imaginative for fifth graders at Double Churches Elementary School in Columbus, Ga. have earned the Troy University alumnus national recognition.

Crouch recently was among the 35 educators nationwide, and the only one in the state of Georgia, to be honored with the Milken Educator Award. Created by…

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World War II-era alumni reunite on Homecoming weekend

October 21, 2016
By Savanah Weed

The World War II-era Alumni Reunion this past Saturday sought to recreate the feel of the ‘40s for the graduates of what was then Troy State Teachers College.

The Troy University jazz ensemble played hits such as “It Had to Be You,” “Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree,” and “Georgia on My Mind” in between…

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Born premature, alumnus Horton overcame odds to find success

October 13, 2016
By Savanah Weed

The lyrics “To grow in knowledge, truth and strength, our journey never ends” in Troy University’s Alma Mater have a special meaning to a recent TROY alumnus who had three major surgeries before he was 4 months old.

Jon Logan Horton, a former history major from Grove Hill, Alabama, says his journey just kept continuing…

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