Students at the Pike County Boys & Girls Club spent part of their summer break planting seeds, experimenting with celery stalks and learning about nutrition with Troy University’s Office of Civic Engagement.
One afternoon a week from June 7 to July 13, student volunteers, AmeriCorps VISTAs and Lauren Cochran, coordinator of Civic Engagement, spent a few hours teaching…
Troy University social work and nursing students participated in a joint Interprofessional Education (IPE) medical simulation day alongside other healthcare students from Wallace Community College-Dothan (WCCD) and the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine (ACOM). WCCD hosted the event in its new Health Sciences Simulation Center on Friday.
During the day-long event, students from each institution…
Troy University’s online social work bachelor’s degree has been ranked seventh in the nation by learn.org.
According to their website, learn.org is an online forum run dedicated to improving awareness and knowledge about educational options. Their 2020 rankings for online bachelor’s degrees in social work included what they considered to be the top 37 programs…
What is social work? Social workers play a critical role in helping others navigate difficult situations — from addiction to illness to familial challenges.