Tag Archives: Janice Hawkins Cultural Arts Park

TROY named Green Ribbon School for environmental, wellness efforts

February 12, 2019
By Matt Clower

Troy University’s commitment to sustainability, wellness and reducing the environmental impact of the campus has earned it a spot on the Alabama State Department of Education’s list of Green Ribbon Schools.

TROY was recently announced as the 2019 Green Ribbon School. The award honors innovative efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, improve health…

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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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