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Leaders rally in support of Rosa Parks Day in Alabama

March 6, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr. on Tuesday called Mrs. Rosa Parks the essence of leadership during a rally in support of designating Dec. 1 as Rosa L. Parks Day in Alabama.

Leaders from state government, higher education and the religious community gathered in Alabama House Chambers on Tuesday to voice support for bills…

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TROY Board of Trustees extends Chancellor’s contract

February 1, 2018
By Andy Ellis

The Troy University Board of Trustees voted Thursday to extend the current contract of Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., Chancellor, for four years through Sept. 30, 2022.

Dr. Hawkins, who has served as TROY’s Chancellor since 1989, is the second longest serving president or chancellor of a public university in the United States. He had entered…

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New partnership to provide benefit to Troy University, Valiant Cross students

January 16, 2018
By Andy Ellis

MONTGOMERY — Troy University and Montgomery’s Valiant Cross Academy announced a new partnership on Tuesday that will allow the school’s eighth and ninth grades to be located on the University’s Montgomery Campus.

Through the partnership, which was announced during a ceremony at TROY’s Rosa Parks Museum, Valiant Cross, an all-male private academy currently serving sixth…

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