Tag Archives: Walter Givhan

TROY donates broadcast equipment in wake of fire at Booker T. Washington Magnet School

August 29, 2018
By Andy Ellis

When Booker T. Washington student Aylon Gipson learned that his school had been destroyed by an Aug. 18 fire, his heart sank. Gone was the broadcast equipment he had used and all the work he had produced over the last two years.

On Tuesday, thanks to a donation of five cameras, accessories, a sound board…

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Hoover Residents Sue and Lewis Rushing donate $1.5 Million to Troy University

August 16, 2018
By Matt Clower

Troy University’s New Hall, the residence hall which opened in 2015 at the Troy Campus, will have a new name thanks to a $1.5 million donation from alumni Sue and Lewis Rushing.

The Board of Trustees voted unanimously in May to rename the residence hall Rushing Hall in honor of the alumni couple, who are both…

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TROY Senior Vice Chancellor Givhan named Alabama Historical Commission Chairman

February 26, 2018

TROY University’s Senior Vice Chancellor for Advancement and Economic Development Gen. Walter Givhan has been named Chairman of the Alabama Historical Commission.

The AHC is the state’s official historic preservation agency. According to Givhan, the members of the commission are the “keepers of heritage.”

The commission is responsible for conducting geographic surveys and handling the…

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