Tag Archives: Georgia

TROY professor helps discover new species causing black gill in Georgia shrimp

December 4, 2019
By Matt Clower

A Troy University biologist recently identified the microscopic parasite behind a mysterious ailment ravaging the shrimp population off the coast of Georgia.

For years, Georgia’s shrimpers have watched in dismay as the shrimp population off the Atlantic coast has dwindled. As the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported, shrimpers there blamed “black gill,” an affliction that darkens…

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Troy University, Pooler Chamber of Commerce form partnership

July 30, 2019
By Matt Clower

Troy University and the Pooler Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau, Inc. have entered into a partnership that will give employees of Chamber member organizations a 10% scholarship on tuition for all TROY programs, both online and in-class.

In addition to the scholarship, TROY will waive all application fees for Chamber member employees. The same…

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Three-year grant sponsoring partnership between TROY, Republic of Georgia institution concludes

December 14, 2016
By Greg Phillips

A three-year U.S. State Department grant that fostered a partnership between Troy University and the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs (GIPA) in the Republic of Georgia recently concluded.

The $495,000 grant, administered by the U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia, funded a partnership with the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs to augment the institution’s graduate International…

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