Tag Archives: Military

Air Force cadet soaring to new heights this summer

May 29, 2019
By Clif Lusk

For one Troy University Air Force ROTC cadet, “off we go into the wild blue yonder” is taking on a literal meaning this summer.

Cadet Colonel Savannah Farris, a senior rehabilitation and disabilities studies major from Killen and newly appointed cadet wing commander for Detachment 017, is taking to the skies as one of just…

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Founders, participants look back at 10 years of Walk Hard fundraiser

March 4, 2019
By Greg Phillips

On Friday, another group of Alpha Tau Omega brothers will begin a 130-mile walk from Troy University to Panama City Beach, Florida, all for the purpose of helping military veterans.

This year’s group of 34 walkers is aiming to raise an astounding $60,000 for Jeep Sullivan’s Wounded Warrior Outdoor Adventures, a local nonprofit organization that…

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TROY ranked as top Alabama university in Military Times’ Best for Vets 2019 rankings

October 25, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University has been ranked as the top university in Alabama in Military Times’ 2019 Best for Vets college rankings and was ranked 37th nationally.

In their ninth year, the rankings are based on the results of Military Times’ annual survey – the most comprehensive school-by-school assessment of veteran and military student services and rates…

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