Tag Archives: Higher Education Day

TROY students rally for increased state funding for higher education

April 9, 2019
By Andy Ellis

Troy University students joined college students from the state’s 14 public universities in Montgomery on Thursday to rally for increased funding for higher education.

The Higher Education Partnership of Alabama’s annual Higher Education Day began with a parade through the streets of downtown to the Alabama Statehouse and later gave students the opportunity to hear…

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TROY students rally in support of higher ed funding

February 23, 2018
By Victoria Cirilli

A group of students gathered in the early morning to board a bus bound for the 19th annual Higher Education Advocacy Day, which took place in Montgomery on Thursday Feb. 22.

The group, organized by the STARS committee in Student Government Association (SGA) was composed of Troy University students from various organizations, eager to take…

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TROY students rally for Higher Ed funding

February 28, 2017
By Savanah Weed

About 250 Troy University students traveled to the Alabama State House in Montgomery on Feb. 23 to campaign for more university funding in support of Higher Education Day.

Higher Education Day, Montgomery’s largest annual advocacy rally, brings together students from Alabama’s 14 four-year public universities in support of the same goal: to lobby state legislators…

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