Tag Archives: homecoming

TROY alum, age 103, visits campus for homecoming

November 5, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Rillie Simmons’ memories of her time at Troy University are as vivid and colorful as those of recent alumni.

She remembers playing tennis in what is now the Quad, taking entrance exams that brought her to tears, and serving hungry college students as a worker at the dining hall.

She remembers the sights, the sounds…

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‘Trojans Unite’ for Homecoming 2018 in Troy

October 23, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Troy University will celebrate Homecoming the week of Oct. 29 with a litany of activities honoring this year’s theme of “Trojans Unite.”

The Trojans take the field Saturday, Nov. 3 against the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns. Kickoff is at 2:30 p.m. in Veterans Memorial Stadium.

The festivities kick off Sunday, Oct. 28 at 8 p.m. as…

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TROY Concert Chorale presents ‘Breathing Peace’ Nov. 4

October 16, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Troy University’s Concert Chorale presents its fall performance, “Breathing Peace,” Sunday, Nov. 4 at 3 p.m. in the sanctuary of the First United Methodist Church in downtown Troy.

The performance is free and open to the public.

The Concert Chorale is TROY’s auditioned 36-voice choir, and this performance will feature faculty soloists Dr. Adam Blackstock…

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