Tag Archives: Graduation

Coleman encourages TROY graduates to be ‘shining lights’

December 16, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Jeff Coleman’s message to Troy University graduates this week was simple: be a shining light in the world.

Coleman, a TROY alumnus and local business leader, delivered the keynote addresses during Dothan Campus Fall Commencement ceremonies Sunday at the Dothan Civic Center, and during Montgomery Campus Fall Commencement ceremonies Monday at the Davis Theatre for…

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BCA President, CEO Britt urges TROY graduates to ‘reach back and give back’

December 13, 2019
By Andy Ellis

Business Council of Alabama president and CEO Katie Boyd Britt on Friday encouraged Troy University graduates to reach back and give back.

Britt addressed the nearly 675 graduates inside Trojan Arena on Friday as the keynote speaker for the Troy Campus commencement ceremony. In total, 25 U.S. states, 3 U.S. territories and 14 countries outside…

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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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