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TROY team wins gold medal at Dragon Boat Festival, reaps other rewards from participation

August 28, 2018
By Andy Ellis

The team of faculty, staff and students representing Troy University in Saturday’s Montgomery Dragon Boat Festival brought home a gold medal, but the rewards of participating in the ninth annual event proved to be even greater.

TROY’s Confucius Institute once again sponsored the University’s team and served as a gold sponsor for the event. And…

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TROY’s Confucius Institute takes Chinese New Year celebration to schools

February 19, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Montgomery area school children got the opportunity to welcome in the Year of the Dog on Thursday as a touring group from Troy University’s Confucius Institute brought its Chinese New Year celebration to area Confucius Classrooms.

The bus tour, featuring a Troy University bus adorned with photos from the University’s collection of terracotta warriors, began…

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Teaching Excellence Fellows Program deemed successful start to long-term exchange partnership

February 12, 2018
By Andy Ellis

When the closing ceremony for the Teaching Excellence Fellows Program ended on Thursday, none of the participants seemed in any hurry to leave the room.

The 13-week program, which began in November, brought 26 faculty members from Chongqing Normal University, the Chinese partner university to TROY’s Confucius Institute, to the Troy Campus to study educational…

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