Tag Archives: civic engagement

Poverty simulation an eye-opening experience for TROY students

February 14, 2020
By Andy Ellis

Kayla Mitchell scrambled from one side of the large Trojan Center Ballrooms to the other, trying to balance her work schedule while also ensuring she had time to shop for groceries and cover her “family’s” financial obligations.

Students were divided into family groups and had to navigate different circumstances by working with different agencies… Read More

Jonathan Cellon named to David Mathews Center Board of Directors

February 7, 2020
By Andy Ellis

Jonathan Cellon, Associate Dean of First Year Studies at Troy University, has been named to the Board of Directors of the David Mathews Center for Civic Life.

Jonathan Cellon

The David Mathews Center for Civic Life is a non-profit, non-partisan corporation whose aim is to build skills, habits and capacities for more effective civic…

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Students can give back during MLK Days of Service next week

January 15, 2020
By Greg Phillips

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his devotion to serving others, Troy University’s Office of Civic Engagement will coordinate three Days of Service next week, in which students can give back to the local community.

The MLK Days of Service take place Tuesday, Jan. 21 through Thursday, Jan. 23, and the Office…

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