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Dothan Campus to host lecture on historic library program

January 29, 2020
By Greg Phillips

Troy University will play host to a lecture Feb. 18 about a key library program that gave many black Americans access to libraries.

Dr. Aisha Johnson-Jones will deliver the lecture, “The African American Struggle for Library Equality: The Untold Story of the Julius Rosenwald Fund Library Program” Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 6:30 p.m. in Sony…

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TROY holding career fair at Dothan Campus Feb. 12

January 27, 2020
By Claudia Harris

Troy University Dothan Campus students, upcoming graduates, alumni and the public are encouraged to “Find the Job You’ll Love” by attending the annual 2020 Valentine’s Day Career Fair on Wednesday, Feb. 12.

The Career Fair hours will be 9 a.m. to noon in the Harrison Room in Malone Hall on the Dothan Campus.

“The Career…

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It Came from the Archives: ‘The biggest parade ever staged in Dothan’

December 10, 2019
By Dr. Marty Olliff

The Great Depression had ravaged the United States for years when Franklin D. Roosevelt was inaugurated president on March 4, 1933. His New Deal resulted in passage of 16 landmark bills in the first ever “Hundred Days” that ended on June 16.

On that 100th day, Congress passed the National Industrial Recovery Act, one…

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