Tag Archives: Community Outreach

Troy University’s Merit Badge University celebrates 10 years in October

September 13, 2019
By Clif Lusk

Troy University’s Merit Badge University marks its 10thanniversary on Oct. 5 when the event kicks off in Hawkins Hall at 8:30 a.m.

“MBU,” as it has come to be called, attracts Scouts and Scouters from throughout the southeastern United States and gives Scouts the opportunity to earn or partially complete merit badges necessary for program…

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Under One Roof

March 29, 2017
By Michael Orlofsky

My Polish immigrant grandmother lived in a rowhome in a coal-mining town in eastern Pennsylvania. In making reference to the house and neighborhood she said that they all lived under one roof. Quite literally, every house on her block was connected to its neighbor, and each roof was contiguous one to the other. Her concern…

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Students set to take part in MLK Days of Service

January 16, 2017
By Savanah Weed

Troy University students will have the opportunity to participate in the MLK Days of Service from Jan. 18 through Jan. 21.


Eleven years after legislation passed to declare the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as a federal holiday, Congress designated it as a national day of service in 1994 and is still…

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