Tag Archives: Gaming

TROY professor leading panels at Fanaticon convention in Dothan

October 1, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Troy University will have a strong presence at Fanaticon, the Dothan-based pop culture fan festival taking place this weekend at the Dothan Civic Center, Dothan Opera House and Wiregrass Museum of Art.

Dr. Scout Blum, a professor in the University’s Department of History and Philosophy who championed the University’s new Game Development and Design minor,…

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TROY presses play on Game Development and Design minor

March 6, 2019

Sarah Carlson has been a gamer for as long as she can remember.

Now, she’s applying that passion at Troy University as one of the first students enrolled in the new Game Development and Design minor, which began this spring semester at the Troy Campus.

“I’ve always played games when I had time, and I’d…

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TROY student building a community at city’s only comic and gaming shop

July 10, 2017
By Greg Phillips

It’s not easy to maintain a 4.0 GPA while running your own retail business. It’s even harder to do those things while trying to build a community.

Yet Hiram Faircloth, a graduate student in Troy University’s clinical mental health counseling program, is doing just that with Fanatix, Troy’s only comic book and gaming shop, which…

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