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Troy University alumnus, Trustee Lamar P. Higgins remembered as a trailblazer, servant leader

Lamar P. Higgins was Troy University's first African American SGA President and Trustee. He passed away on Thursday after an extended illness.

Lamar P. Higgins was Troy University's first African American SGA President and Trustee. He passed away on Thursday after an extended illness.

Troy University is mourning the loss of an alumnus who made history during his time as a student and provided a lifetime of dedicated leadership and support to his alma mater. Lamar P. Higgins, Vice President Pro Tempore of the University’s Board of Trustees and a 1981 TROY graduate, passed away on Thursday after an…

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TROY celebrates unity, honors Trustee Lamar Higgins during second Unity Prayer Breakfast

The ballrooms in the Trojan Center were named in honor of Trustee Lamar P. Higgins during Wednesday morning's Unity Prayer Breakfast.

The ballrooms in the Trojan Center were named in honor of Trustee Lamar P. Higgins during Wednesday morning's Unity Prayer Breakfast.

Troy University brought area leaders together on Wednesday morning for its second annual Unity Prayer Breakfast, while also paying tribute to a trailblazing alumnus and current member of the University’s Board of Trustees.

The first Unity Prayer Breakfast took place last June as a starting point for conversation and action regarding the state of race…

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New documentary explores life of TROY Trustee Lamar Higgins ‘In His Own Words’

Troy University Trustee Lamar P. Higgins is the subject of a new documentary produced by Troy University.

Troy University Trustee Lamar P. Higgins is the subject of a new documentary produced by Troy University.

Lamar P. Higgins has made his mark on Troy University’s history, starting as the University’s first African-American SGA President and later as a member of the Board of Trustees.

Now, viewers can learn more about Higgins’ life and experiences in a new documentary produced by TROY TrojanVision and the Office of Marketing and Communications: “In…

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Unity Prayer Breakfast brings community leaders together for time of reflection, conversation

Troy University Trustee Lamar Higgins addresses the Unity Prayer Breakfast, sponsored by the Troy University Foundation, on Thursday morning.

Troy University Trustee Lamar Higgins addresses the Unity Prayer Breakfast, sponsored by the Troy University Foundation, on Thursday morning.

For leaders from Troy University, the City of Troy and Pike County, Thursday morning’s Unity Prayer Breakfast was a time for reflection, conversation and most importantly, listening.

The event, sponsored by the Troy University Foundation, was held in the Trojan Center Ballrooms on the Troy Campus, attracting nearly 100 invited guests. The brainchild of…

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