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Troy University recognized for service to military students

Members of the military salute during the national anthem at Troy University's Military Appreciation football game.

Members of the military salute during the national anthem at Troy University's Military Appreciation football game.

Troy University has once again been saluted by two national organizations for its service to the U.S. military.

“Military Advanced Education and Transition” has named TROY as a “Top School” in its 2017 Guide to Colleges and Universities, an honor awarded to institutions with the very best practices in military- and veteran-supportive education.

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Troy University to pay tribute to the military at Saturday’s home football game

Troy University's Sound of the South Marching Band joins the University in paying tribute to veterans and current members of the armed services.

Troy University's Sound of the South Marching Band joins the University in paying tribute to veterans and current members of the armed services.

Troy University will salute veterans and active duty members of the military during Saturday’s Military Appreciation football game at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

Since 2000, the University has designated one home football game near Veterans Day to honor both current and past members of the armed forces. On Saturday, the Trojans will play host to Sun…

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Student veterans hike to raise scholarship funds in third annual RUCK-A-THON

Reeves Johnson, president of Troy University’s Student Veterans Association, Alex Hughes and Ryan Grassie prepare for SVA’s annual RUCK-A-THON.

Reeves Johnson, president of Troy University’s Student Veterans Association, Alex Hughes and Ryan Grassie prepare for SVA’s annual RUCK-A-THON.

Troy University’s Student Veterans Association will be hiking for a cause on Nov. 11 through its annual fundraiser, RUCK-A-THON.

The event begins at 12:30 on Friday, Nov. 11 at the Troy University track. All proceeds from the event will be donated to this year’s philanthropy, “Troy for Troops Foundation Scholarship.”

The event will be a…

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Highest ranking woman in U.S. military history is TROY alumna

 

The most powerful woman in the U.S. military earned a master’s degree from Troy University.

Earlier this year, Air Force Gen. Lori Robinson was named commander of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and United States Northern Command (NORTHCOM), making her the first female combatant commander in the country’s history.

“While I recognize it’s…

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