Tag Archives: Athletics

National honor society traces roots to TROY

May 29, 2018
By Greg Phillips

A national honor society with 4,600 members and more than 100 chapters sprouted from an idea at Troy University a decade ago.

Iota Tau Alpha, the nation’s only professional honor society for students pursuing a degree in athletic training, formed in 2005 at TROY, the brainchild of John “Doc” Anderson, professor emeritus and the University’s…

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Hawkins represents TROY, Sun Belt inside College Football Playoffs

January 8, 2018
By Clif Lusk

With the eyes of the country focused on tonight’s College Football Playoff, few college football fans may realize the role Troy University has played in making the championship a reality.

Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr. serves on CFP’s Board of Managers and chairs its Audit Committee, one of just two committees in the organization. CFP…

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School of Music dedicates new song to Trojan Athletics

December 1, 2017
By Greg Phillips

The Troy Trojans’ athletic success has spawned a brand new song from the John M. Long School of Music.

“Rebuild the Wall,” a single dedicated to Trojan Athletics, is a collaboration between three TROY musical groups: POPulus, Concert Chorale and the Sound of the South.

Songwriter Robert W. Smith, coordinator of TROY’s music industry program…

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