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Giving back: McSwean changes lives, honors mother through scholarship gift

Helping students and honoring his mother provided the motivation for TROY staff member and alumnus Malcolm McSwean to give back to the University.

Helping students and honoring his mother provided the motivation for TROY staff member and alumnus Malcolm McSwean to give back to the University.

After 20 years as a practicing attorney with the same firm, Malcolm McSwean wanted a change. That change would take the form of a new position with Troy University as a disability services coordinator for TROY Online where, today, he also assists the Student Success Team.

“When I found out about this position being open,…

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Troy University ranked best online college in Alabama

Troy University was recently ranked the top online college in Alabama.

Troy University was recently ranked the top online college in Alabama.

The website BestColleges.com has put TROY in the top spot for its 2017 list of the “Best Online Colleges in Alabama.”

The site ranks colleges based on quality, affordability, and online competency. TROY was praised for its cost, flexibility and services available to online students, including the virtual student union Trojan Café.

“Troy University is…

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USO Airman of the Year calls TROY Online experience ‘life changing’

Air Force Staff Sgt. Jonathan Bellio is a TROY Online student who was named the USO Airman of the Year in 2016.

Air Force Staff Sgt. Jonathan Bellio is a TROY Online student who was named the USO Airman of the Year in 2016.

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jonathan Bellio sighs as he looks down from the stands at Veterans Memorial Stadium for the first time.

“Wow,” he says, gripping the guardrail in front of him and turning his eyes to the scoreboard. “This is awesome.”

It’s mid-April. Bellio has been a Troy University student since 2010, but…

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DNP student receives $1.1 million grant for breastfeeding education program

Kimarie Bugg, center, and the staff of Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere. Bugg is a student in the Doctor of Nursing practice program.

Kimarie Bugg, center, and the staff of Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere. Bugg is a student in the Doctor of Nursing practice program.

Six years ago, Troy University graduate nursing student Kimarie Bugg took a moment of professional setback and turned it into an opportunity for even greater success.

As a nurse in Atlanta, Bugg spent more than 20 years doing groundbreaking work supporting breastfeeding education, including starting the first lactation program in the state at Grady Hospital….

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