The hundreds of graduates who walked across the Trojan Arena stage during last week’s three-part commencement ceremony knew they were taking part in a unique event in Troy University history.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, social distancing measures and masks were implemented, and three different ceremonies were held.
“It was very odd to begin with….
Former Student Government Association President Morgan Long will provide the keynote address at Troy University’s Spring/Summer Commencement Exercises on July 24.
Three separate ceremonies will be held in Trojan Arena this year, due to COVID-19 restrictions. Guests are limited to two per graduate and they must escort the graduate into the arena.
Determination, perseverance and faith will take graduates of Troy University to the places they want to be, Rosolyn “Roz” Durden told Troy University graduates during her keynote address at commencement exercises for the Phenix City Campus and Fort Benning.
Some 150 students received their degrees Friday, Jan. 24 in the Columbus Convention and Trade Center.
For Troy University Trustee Gerald Dial, December brought with it a pair of honors that he never dreamed he would receive.
In a span of two days, the Delta, Alabama native, who has been a member of the University Board of Trustees since 1991 including two terms as the board’s President pro tempore, had a…