Tag Archives: International

Bahamian TROY student asking for hurricane relief help

September 25, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Ava Barrett could feel the fear creeping over her as she watched the TV news.

She’d just been trying to monitor the progress of Hurricane Dorian as it descended upon her homeland of the Bahamas when suddenly the footage became more personal.

As video played from the Bahamas of massive waves crashing into a building,…

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TROY personnel describe ‘awesome’ China experience

July 26, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Thanks to the Confucius Institute, a group of Troy University representatives recently toured China, exploring the mutual benefits of TROY’s relationship with the country while learning and teaching along the way.

The excursion took the TROY representatives to Shanghai, Chongqing, Xi’an and Beijing, an experience that included both educational and cultural visits.

“My trip to…

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Hawkins to 1+2+1 Presidents Forum: International students bring value to U.S. campuses

July 15, 2019
By Matt Clower

Troy University was one of the first institutions to join the 1+2+1 Program, a groundbreaking partnership between American and Chinese universities that has paved the way for thousands of Chinese students to study in the U.S.

The 1+2+1 program has not only benefited the Chinese students, it has also been transformative for Troy University, said Chancellor…

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