September 3, 2019
By Greg Phillips
This week marks 30 years since Troy University named Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., as its new Chancellor.
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…