TROY trustee named YMCA Man of the Year

Brig. Gen. Edward F. Crowell (USAF, ret.), a TROY trustee, was named Man of the Year by the YMCA of Greater Montgomery.

Brig. Gen. Edward F. Crowell (USAF, ret.), a TROY trustee, was named Man of the Year by the YMCA of Greater Montgomery.

The YMCA of Greater Montgomery has given a Troy University trustee its highest honor.

Brig. Gen. Edward F. Crowell (USAF, ret.), a member of the TROY Board of Trustees, became YMCA Man of the Year at the group’s annual banquet last week.

Crowell served for more than three decades in the Air Force and the…

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Literacy program bridges generations in Hurtsboro

Students were paired with mentors from the Hurtsboro Senior Citizen Center for the two-week literacy program.

Students were paired with mentors from the Hurtsboro Senior Citizen Center for the two-week literacy program.

A two-week summer program in Hurtsboro, designed to strengthen students’ reading and writing skills, also helped to bring generations in the rural Russell County town together.

Troy University’s Building Relationships in Diverse Generational Environments (BRIDGE) Literacy Project, funded through a grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, provided a variety of reading and writing activities,…

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Annual Leadership Conference challenges participants to ‘make a difference’

Comedian, actor, radio personality and television host Rickey Smiley delivers the opening address to Leadership Conference participants on Friday.

Comedian, actor, radio personality and television host Rickey Smiley delivers the opening address to Leadership Conference participants on Friday.

Troy University and the City of Troy’s 16th annual Leadership Conference Celebrating African American History Month brought issues of servant leadership to the forefront Friday and Saturday, Feb. 3-4.

The challenge: to make a difference in each community represented.

“I hope you will leave this conference with renewed determination to make a difference,” said TROY…

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