70-year-old Lillie Smith ‘just keeps going,’ earns master’s degree during Montgomery Campus’ fall commencement ceremony

Lillie Smith is hooded as she received her master's degree during the fall commencement ceremony at the Montgomery Campus on Dec. 18.

Lillie Smith is hooded as she received her master's degree during the fall commencement ceremony at the Montgomery Campus on Dec. 18.

When 70-year-old Lillie Thompson Smith walked across the Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts stage at Troy University’s Montgomery Campus on Dec. 18 to receive her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, it was the realization of a lifelong dream and the culmination of a lot of hard work. However, the new TROY graduate…

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Riley challenges graduates to discover their passion, continue to pursue knowledge

Jackson Hospital President and CEO Joe B. Riley addresses graduates at the Montgomery Campus during fall commencement on Dec. 18.

Jackson Hospital President and CEO Joe B. Riley addresses graduates at the Montgomery Campus during fall commencement on Dec. 18.

Jackson Hospital President and CEO Joe B. Riley encouraged Troy University graduates to discover their ‘why’ and pursue it with passion and vigor.

Speaking to nearly 150 graduates in the Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts at TROY’s Montgomery Campus on Dec. 18, Riley congratulated graduates on reaching this milestone in their lives and encouraged…

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Tribue encourages Dothan graduates to dream in keynote speech

TROY welcomed over 100 new alumni to the Trojan Family Sunday afternoon at the Dothan Civic Center.

TROY welcomed over 100 new alumni to the Trojan Family Sunday afternoon at the Dothan Civic Center.

Dothan business leader Velma Tribue gave over 100 Troy Dothan graduates insights on the power of believing during her commencement address Sunday afternoon.

“You are here today because at some point in your life, you believed that this day would come. You put forth the effort, time, energy and sacrifice to make it happen,” she…

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Coleman encourages TROY graduates to make a difference, continue to learn from life’s lessons

Jeff Coleman, TROY alumnus, Chairman of Coleman World Group and Chair of the Troy University Foundation, speaks during fall commencement on Friday.

Jeff Coleman, TROY alumnus, Chairman of Coleman World Group and Chair of the Troy University Foundation, speaks during fall commencement on Friday.

Troy University alumnus and successful businessman Jeff Coleman encouraged TROY graduates to utilize the skills they have been equipped with through their education to make a difference in the world.

The Dothan native who is chairman of the Coleman World Group addressed more than 700 graduates representing 33 states and 17 countries on Friday inside…

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