Canvas by Instructure to replace Blackboard as Troy University’s Learning Management System

Beginning this summer, Troy University will begin to replace Blackboard with Canvas by Instructure. The transition will be completed in fall 2017.

Beginning this summer, Troy University will begin to replace Blackboard with Canvas by Instructure. The transition will be completed in fall 2017.

A new online learning system is coming to Troy University this summer.

Canvas by Instructure will replace Blackboard, beginning in Term 5/Summer Semester with the College of Communication and Fine Arts, the College of Education and the College of Health and Human Services and, in Term 1/Fall Semester, for the Sorrell College of Business and…

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TROY’s online programs ranked among the nation’s best

TROY Online were recently ranked among U.S. News and World Report's

TROY Online were recently ranked among U.S. News and World Report's "2017 Best Online Programs."

Troy University has been ranked by U.S. News and World Report in its most recent “2017 Best Online Programs,” released on Jan. 10.

The rankings reflect a myriad of indicators and not all universities or colleges make the cut to be included in the rankings. Both public not-for-profit and for-profit institutions are included.

TROY was…

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TROY grad student turns classwork into advocacy for disabled adults

TROY graduate student Lakisha Smith, right, and her son Tyree. Smith has been advocating for adult-sized changing tables in public restrooms.

TROY graduate student Lakisha Smith, right, and her son Tyree. Smith has been advocating for adult-sized changing tables in public restrooms.

A Troy University graduate student has become part of a campaign focused on improving the lives of disabled adults in the Atlanta area.

Lakisha Smith, a graduate student pursuing a Master of Public Administration degree through TROY Online and the holder of a master’s in business administration from TROY, is the mother of 13-year-old Tyree…

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Mother, daughter graduate from Troy University together

Pam Austin (left) and Michonda Austin pose with Chancellor Jack Hawkins Jr. before graduating at the Troy Campus.

Pam Austin (left) and Michonda Austin pose with Chancellor Jack Hawkins Jr. before graduating at the Troy Campus.

Among a sea of graduates Friday at Troy University’s summer commencement were two Atlanta women for whom the experience was doubly special.

Pam Austin and her daughter, Michonda, both walked across the stage at Trojan Arena to accept criminal justice diplomas Friday — Pam’s a bachelor’s and Michonda’s a master’s.

The two women said they’ve…

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