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Jones leads by example: True to TROY spirit by giving back

Alumnus Chad Jones is helping other TROY students by making a $300,000 legacy gift to establish the J. Chad Jones Leadership Scholarship.

Alumnus Chad Jones is helping other TROY students by making a $300,000 legacy gift to establish the J. Chad Jones Leadership Scholarship.

Chad Jones (’98 Marketing) found a way to “pay it forward” at a university that changed his life.

One of the first in his family to graduate college, Jones knows first hand the financial struggles families face when it comes time to send children on to higher education. He remembers well the discussion at his…

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University, community mourns the loss of mathematician, mentor and friend Jim O’Neal

Mr. Jim O'Neal, former chair of Mathematics, passed away Wednesday, May 19 at his home in Troy. He was 96. (TROY photo/Mark Moseley)

Mr. Jim O'Neal, former chair of Mathematics, passed away Wednesday, May 19 at his home in Troy. He was 96. (TROY photo/Mark Moseley)

Troy and the University lost a caring, gentle and genteel legend with the death of Mr. James “Jim” O’Neal, who died Wednesday, May 19 at his College Street home surrounded by loved ones. He was 96.

He had taught mathematics at the University for some 40 years, serving as department chair for 16 years, and…

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Partnership is creating opportunities for students and community members in dispute resolution

A new partnership from Phenix City is creating learning and jobs for TROY students and community members.

A new partnership from Phenix City is creating learning and jobs for TROY students and community members.

A new partnership between Troy University, Columbus-based TSYS and VISA is resulting in certifications and jobs for students and others.

VISA has launched a certification program in dispute resolution, recognizing the need for having credit card processing professionals who possess specific conflict resolution skills. The multi-phased certification takes about 18 months to complete. Nine TROY…

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New ‘Lead Change’ campaign focuses on TROY’s leadership development

The new slogan reflects the University's commitment to building leaders throughout the world.

The new slogan reflects the University's commitment to building leaders throughout the world.

A change is in the air. 

Soon, you’ll be seeing billboards, commercials and advertisements about Troy University that feature the new slogan “Lead Change” — a slogan that reflects the University’s strong reputation and commitment to building leaders throughout the world. 

“One of the most important things a university can do is prepare its students…

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