Six-week USDA Entrepreneurship Bootcamp by TROY SBDC will launch in three Alabama cities in February

Rikelmer, left, and AnthonyTzanahua present their business concept during a prior USDA-sponsored SBDC program for entrepreneurs.

Rikelmer, left, and AnthonyTzanahua present their business concept during a prior USDA-sponsored SBDC program for entrepreneurs.

In a landmark initiative funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Troy University is setting a new standard in entrepreneurial education with the launch of its Entrepreneurship Bootcamp.

Inspired by Notre Dame University’s model, the program is making history as the largest of kind in the United States, being run simultaneously in three…

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TROY alumnus JR Eason is named Director of Development for the Sorrell College of Business

JR Eason is the Director of Development in the Sorrell College of Business.

JR Eason is the Director of Development in the Sorrell College of Business.

TROY alumnus John Robert (JR) Eason (2017) has been named Director of Development in the Sorrell College of Business.

He had previously worked with the College of Health and Human Services since joining the University’s Office of Development in 2022. Prior to joining Development, he was an insurance risk advisor with Harmon Dennis Bradshaw.

“Since joining the Development…

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Troy University professor gets grant to develop an economic research center at Soran University

The Sorrell College of Business is located in John Robert Lewis Hall on the Troy Campus. (TROY photo/Mark Moseley)
 

Dr. John Dove, a professor of economics at Troy University, has received a grant to work in conjunction with Soran University to establish an economic research center. 

Dr. John Dove

Soran University is a public institution located in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. The grant will allow Troy University to train individuals at Soran and…

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MJC’s Allen Mendenhall awarded Freedom and Opportunity Prize from the Heritage Foundation

Dr. Allen Mendenhall has been recognized by The Heritage Foundation for achievements in academics.

Dr. Allen Mendenhall has been recognized by The Heritage Foundation for achievements in academics.

The Heritage Foundation has recognized Sorrell College of Business Associate Dean Dr. Allen Mendenhall as one of its 12 Freedom and Opportunity Academic Prize recipients.

“For Dr. Mendenhall to receive such a distinguished honor from the Heritage Foundation truly validates the relevance and impact of his work. I am very happy to see him recognized…

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