Tag Archives: Troy University Libraries

Troy University awarded National Endowment for the Arts ‘Big Read’ grant

June 19, 2019
By Andy Ellis

Troy University has received a National Endowment for the Arts grant in the amount of $15,000 to host the NEA Big Read, a program designed to revitalize the role of reading in American culture.

An initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest, the NEA Big Read seeks to broaden…

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Brooks receives Troy University’s Book Token Award

November 19, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Dr. Jeneve Brooks, associate professor of sociology at the Dothan Campus, received Troy University’s Book Token Award for the support she has demonstrated for the University’s libraries.

The recently reinstated award will recognize service to and support of Troy University Libraries, according to Dr. Chris Shaffer, dean of libraries.

Dr. Shaffer presented the award to…

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Dr. Chris Shaffer honored by Alabama Library Association

May 7, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Dr. Chris Shaffer, dean of library services at Troy University, has been honored with the Alabama Library Association’s Distinguished Service Award.

Shaffer received the award during the Association’s annual convention in Florence, Ala., April 10-13. The award is presented to a librarian or individual in a related field in recognition of leadership that has made…

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