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Troy University is a public, historic, international university with more than 145,000 alumni. Students choose TROY for its quality academic programs, reasonable costs and availability of financial aid, outstanding faculty, and flexible in-class and on...
Awards & Recognition
Keyla Alvarez of Donalsonville, Ga, was among the students recognized for outstanding achievements in academics, leadership and service during Troy University's annual Honors Convocation. Alvarez ...Spring 2018Verified by Troy UniversityExpand ▾
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Activities & Affiliations
On Nov. 30, TROY alumnus Jeff Koch held a seminar for Sorrell College of Busines students at the Dothan Campus. His lecture included leadership examples from his past experiences in the military, as well as best practices regarding starting a career or seeking a promotion. Koch served 23-years in the United States Air Force, retiring in the grade of Colonel. He was a Command Pilot, logging over 3,000 flying hours. His flying assignments included the A-10 "Warthog", T-38, and DA-20. He is a combat veteran logging 160 hours of combat time in OPERATION Desert Storm. His other assignments for the included being a Programmer for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, an Advance Agent for Air Force One, and running the Air Force House Liaison Office on Capitol Hill. After his retirement in 2010, Koch ran the Legislative Liaison office for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). In 2012 he was selected to be a Chick-fil-A Operator, and in 2013 he opened the Chick-fil-A in Troy, AL. In April of 2016, he transitioned to the Chick-fil-A on Ross Clark Circle.Fall 2017
The Dothan Sorrell College of Business Faculty and Students visited the Mercedes-Benz Plant in Vance, Alabama to experience firsthand the manufacturing process of one of the world's most renowned automakers. The tour encompasses the 128-year history of Mercedes-Benz, as well as, their 20-year history in Alabama; showing the tour-goers the manufacturing process from start to finish. The Vance, Alabama plant is the only one of its kind in North America.Fall 2017
Students in the Sorrell College of Business at the Dothan Campus, recently visited the Farley Nuclear Plant situated on 1,850 acres in Columbia, Alabama. Farley Nuclear is owned by Alabama Power and operated by Southern Nuclear. Students, Faculty, and Staff enjoyed learning about how nuclear plants operate and what types of careers are available at Farley Nuclear. Due to retirements and industry expansion, nuclear plants will need to fill 20,000 positions in the next 5 years.Summer 2017
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