Tag Archives: Ralph Adams

TROY celebrates 30 years of Dr. Hawkins as Chancellor

September 3, 2019
By Greg Phillips

The morning of Sept. 1, 1989, was a momentous one at Troy University.

For the first time in 25 years, a new Chancellor had been named to lead the institution, following Dr. Ralph Adams’ retirement.

It was a time of uncertainty for TROY faculty and staff, who had great respect for Adams and his decades…

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Agboatwala named associate vice chancellor for international operations

November 17, 2017
By Andy Ellis

Sohail Agboatwala, who came to Troy University almost 30 years ago as an international student himself, will now help lead the University’s international operations.

Effective Dec. 1, Agboatwala will take on the role of associate vice chancellor of international operations, directing recruitment and enrollment and study abroad, as well as interfacing between the University and…

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TROY unveils new statue honoring former Chancellor Ralph Adams

November 4, 2016
By Matt Clower

Sitting outside the building that bears his name, former Troy State University Chancellor Dr. Ralph W. Adams can keep a close eye on the campus he led for 25 years.

Troy University officials on Friday unveiled a new statue of Dr. Adams which sits on a bench outside of the Adams Administration Building.

Chancellor Dr….

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