Tag Archives: SCOB

Professionally Engaged, Globally Prepared: How My Business School Prepared Me for Success

August 30, 2019
By Olivia Walleser

Thanks to recent media, it’s no longer such a bad thing to be a geek. Shows like Stranger Things, billionaires like Bill Gates, and production companies like Marvel Studios are making “geeks” cool again. And so is my alma mater, Troy University.

The Sorrell College of Business’s GEEKS program was created to better engage students…

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Anti-vaccination attitudes reflect decline in trust of government

April 19, 2019
By Daniel Sutter

Vaccines, Reason, and Freedom

The current measles outbreak has brought new criticism of parents who refuse to vaccinate their children over vaccine safety concerns. Measles was declared to be eradicated in the U.S. in 2000, and yet this year 550 cases have occurred through the second week of April. Anti-vaccination attitudes, I think, reflect a…

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‘329’ offers expanded clothing for students

October 15, 2018
By Clif Lusk

Troy University students have access to a wider array of low-cost, gently worn professional clothing thanks to “329.”

The Career Services office, which opened a “Clothes Closet” in March, was able to expand its offerings and space, thanks to a partnership with the Sorrell College of Business.

“Dean Edwards was able to make Bibb…

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