For Patrick Smith and his family, rodeo was more than a sport—it was a way of life.
“I think that it began with me,” said Patrick’s father, Ben Smith, who competed in rodeo as well in his youth. “Hearing me talk about it and going to rodeos together. He wanted to be a part of…
Three more alumni chapters have endowed scholarships for student success at Troy University.
The Trojan Tailgaters, the most recent chapter to complete their endowment, are known for their Homecoming Ball and began fundraising efforts about three years ago for the endowed scholarship.
“What an exciting time this is for our Trojan Tailgaters Alumni Chapter, and…
Belief in the power of education and a desire to support future educators are the inspirations behind the Harry C. “Heinie” Aderholt Memorial Endowed Scholarship benefiting Troy University students.
Anne Aderholt established the scholarship in honor of her late husband, Harry C. “Heinie” Aderholt, and sister, Rebecca Langford. Aderholt said she was motivated to create…
Troy University has named Greg Knedler the new Associate Vice Chancellor for Development.
Knedler, who comes to TROY with more than 20 years’ experience in development and higher education advancement, will start on Feb. 1. He currently serves as the Vice President for Class and Constituent Development at the Air Force Academy Foundation.