Tag Archives: Graduation

Rep. Jeff Sorrells tells TROY grads to remain true to themselves

May 20, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Alabama Rep. Jeff Sorrells told more than 170 Troy University graduates Sunday to embrace change but remain true to themselves.

Sorrells spoke to the graduates during spring commencement exercises for the University’s Dothan Campus, which took place at the Dothan Civic Center.

“Things change,” said Sorrells, who represents District 87. “You have to remember to…

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DOC commissioner encourages graduates to be grateful, civil and devoted to serving others

December 18, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Jeff Dunn, commissioner of the Alabama Department of Corrections, encouraged Troy University graduates to be grateful, civil to others and serve those around them during Monday’s commencement at the University’s Montgomery Campus.

Speaking to nearly 120 graduates inside the Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts on Monday night, Dunn encouraged those in attendance to adopt…

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Retiring TROY leader urges graduates to live purposefully

December 17, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Everyone looks good at the starting line. It’s getting to the finish line that matters.

Troy University Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Dr. Earl Ingram delivered that message to about 130 graduates during commencement exercises Sunday at the Dothan Civic Center.

Ingram, who is retiring after 31 years at TROY, told the graduates that…

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