In 2016, 26.4 percent of the 33,046 residents of Pike County live below the federal poverty line, and Troy University students experienced a fraction of those struggles during a poverty simulation on Nov. 1.
According to Alabama Possible, the organization responsible for the demonstration, more than 900,000 Americans live in poverty.
“The first time I did…
Sitting outside the building that bears his name, former Troy State University Chancellor Dr. Ralph W. Adams can keep a close eye on the campus he led for 25 years.
Troy University officials on Friday unveiled a new statue of Dr. Adams which sits on a bench outside of the Adams Administration Building.
Troy University is home to nearly 1,200 international students whose talents and cultures were put on display Thursday night.
The International Student Cultural Organization, ISCO, hosted its 33rd annual festival featuring musical and dance performances from students from South Korea, Nigeria, China, Vietnam, the Philippines and even the United States.
“The ISCO Festival is all…
Mary Beth Moore, a sophomore dance major from Alabaster was crowned Miss Troy University 2017 on Saturday, Oct. 22, during the 46th annual pageant on the Troy Campus.
“I am so excited and honored to be representing my college as Miss Troy University for the next year,” Moore said. “I’m really looking forward to getting…