It was a phone call from a friend that led environmental journalist and filmmaker Ben Raines on the journey to uncovering history in the black waters of the Mobile-Tensaw River Delta.
It was Raines who located the sunken remains of the Clotilda, the last known American slave ship in the shallow waters near Twelvemile Island…
Retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Richard H. Boutwell, a 1991 Troy University alumnus, has been named the University’s Senior Vice Chancellor for Advancement effective Jan. 1. His new role will include responsibility for governmental relations, development/alumni affairs, public affairs and strategic oversight of the University’s relationship with all branches of the military services.
United Kingdom Consul General Rachel Galloway will be the guest speaker at a luncheon and discussion presented by the Alabama World Affairs Council on Nov. 2.
The event, which will begin at 11:30 a.m., will be held in the Gold Room, located on the second floor of Whitley Hall at the Troy University Montgomery Campus….
Retired Troy University administrator Dr. John Schmidt will return to lead the University’s Advancement and Economic Development Division as Interim Senior Vice Chancellor, taking the reins from Walter D. Givhan, who has held the position since 2014.
Dr. Schmidt most recently served as Senior Vice Chancellor for the University’s Student Services and Administration Division. He…