Jim Smith receives Troy University’s Vergil Parks McKinley Award

Montgomery Campus Vice Chancellor Ray White and Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr. present Jim Smith with the Vergil Parks McKinley Award on Wednesday.

Montgomery Campus Vice Chancellor Ray White and Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr. present Jim Smith with the Vergil Parks McKinley Award on Wednesday.

Jim Smith, Associate Dean of Student Services at Troy University’s Montgomery Campus, has won the University’s Vergil Parks McKinley Award.

Smith received the award from Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., Chancellor, on Wednesday during the University’s annual faculty/staff holiday luncheon in the Lamar P. Higgins Ballroom on the Troy Campus. He was nominated by Dean of…

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Daniel Foundation grant will aid in technology upgrades at TROY’s Rosa Parks Museum

As a part of the project, the video reenactment of the scene on the Montgomery bus that led to Mrs. Parks' arrest is being reproduced.

As a part of the project, the video reenactment of the scene on the Montgomery bus that led to Mrs. Parks' arrest is being reproduced.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum and Children’s Wing will soon undergo a technology upgrade thanks in part to a $150,000 grant from the Daniel Foundation of Alabama.

The project that is expected to take approximately a year will convert all current analog technology to digital, high-definition and marks the first major upgrade of the Museum…

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Portrait by TROY alumnus honors memory of former Troy University Trustee Lamar P. Higgins

Troy University Chancellor, Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., and Mr. Higgins' sister, Phyllis Jackson, unveil portrait during ceremony on Thursday.

Troy University Chancellor, Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., and Mr. Higgins' sister, Phyllis Jackson, unveil portrait during ceremony on Thursday.

A portrait honoring the memory of former Troy University Trustee Lamar P. Higgins was unveiled on Thursday in the conference room bearing his name at the Rosa Parks Museum on Troy University’s Montgomery Campus.

The portrait was painted and gifted to the University by TROY alumnus Willie Austin, II, and was appropriately unveiled on Rosa…

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Dedication ceremonies at TROY’s Montgomery Campus pay tribute to two Alabama artists

Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., Al Head, Todd Strange and Mrs. Janice Hawkins unveil the marker dedicated to the Peace Dove statue by the artist Nall.

Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., Al Head, Todd Strange and Mrs. Janice Hawkins unveil the marker dedicated to the Peace Dove statue by the artist Nall.

Troy University officials officially dedicated the Violata Pax (Wounded Peace) Dove statue by renowned artist and Troy, Ala. native Fred “Nall” Hollis during a ceremony on the University’s Montgomery Campus on Monday.

The work, which sits adjacent to the Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts and overlooks the Rosa Parks Museum across the street, was…

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