Tag Archives: Janice Hawkins Cultural Arts Park

Watershed Authority grant helps TROY’s Janice Hawkins Cultural Arts Park

November 26, 2018
By Greg Phillips

A $5,000 grant from the Choctawhatchee, Pea and Yellow Rivers Watershed Management Authority has helped Troy University continue to fight invasive species of plants and maintain walking trails in the Janice Hawkins Cultural Arts Park.

The grant was presented to Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., Chancellor, by Authority Board Chairman Randy Hale and Executive Director Barbara…

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Remembering Zhao Kangmin, discoverer of the Terracotta Army

June 27, 2018
By Matt Clower

The Chinese archeologist who discovered the famous Terracotta Army passed away last month, leaving behind a legacy that left its mark around the world, including at the Troy Campus.

Zhao Kangmin was a self-taught archaeologist and lover of history who at 24 became curator of the Lintong Museum in Shannxi province. It was on an…

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Bacon talks life, art during TROY Gallery Talk

February 27, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Dr. Art Bacon has worn a lot of hats in his 80 years — scientist, researcher, student, educator, civil rights activist.

But as he addressed a crowded room of observers in Troy University’s International Arts Center on Tuesday, he focused on the role that makes him happiest.

“For 40 years I had essentially a dual…

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