TROY commencements in Vietnam signal ‘global advancement’ of developing relationships and expanding partnerships

TROY commencement exercises in Vietnam reveal expanding growth potentials for the University and students.

TROY commencement exercises in Vietnam reveal expanding growth potentials for the University and students.

For most graduates, commencement exercises signify the beginning of a journey, a new career and a new life, but for 150 of the newest Troy University alumni, commencement also signals global advancement.

TROY Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., is introduced to students by Dr. David Buskirk. (submitted)

In late fall, Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr.,…

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Sorrell College and Vietnam-based VNU University of Economics and Business meet to open collaboration for research and student opportunity

A collaboration meeting between Sorrell College of Business faculty and their counterparts from Vietnam's University of Economics and Business.

A collaboration meeting between Sorrell College of Business faculty and their counterparts from Vietnam's University of Economics and Business.

Most graduates probably took the rest of the day off from work following Summer Commencement Exercises in Trojan Arena on July 28.

Not Dr. Nguyen Truc Le, Chairman of the Vietnam National University’s University of Economics and Business. He had been awarded the honorary Doctor of Laws degree by TROY Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr….

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Leader of Vietnamese partner university awarded the honorary Doctor of Laws during Summer Commencement

The Board of Trustees and Chancellor Hawkins presented the honorary Doctor of Laws to Dr. Nguyen Truc Le.

The Board of Trustees and Chancellor Hawkins presented the honorary Doctor of Laws to Dr. Nguyen Truc Le.

The number of Troy University Vietnamese graduates grew by one at Summer Commencement when the honorary Doctor of Laws degree was awarded to the chairman of the Vietnam National University’s University of Economics and Business. 

Dr. Nguyen Truc Le, visiting the United States and his partner universities, said he was humbled by the award.

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Documentary to focus on partnership forged by leaders of TROY, Duy Tan University

Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., TROY Chancellor, is shown with Bao Le and Dr. Hang Le, son and daughter of the founder of Duy Tan University.

Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., TROY Chancellor, is shown with Bao Le and Dr. Hang Le, son and daughter of the founder of Duy Tan University.

More than 50 years ago, Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr. and Lê Công Cơ were on opposite sides of the Vietnam War. Hawkins fought as a US Marine.  Le Cong Co fought as a member of the Viet Cong. Today, they lead Troy University and Duy Tan University, respectively, and are working together to ensure a…

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