TROY is pleased to announce students who have been named to the Provost's List for Term 3 of the 2017/2018 academic year. Full-time undergraduate students who are registered for at least 12 semester hours and who have a grade point average of at least 3.65 qualify for the Provost's List. Term 3 includes students at TROY's campuses in Dothan, Phenix City and Montgomery, Ala., along with students outside of Alabama and online.
Troy University is pleased to announce students who have been named to the Chancellor's List for Term 3 of the 2017/2018 academic year. Full-time undergraduate students who are registered for at least 12 semester hours and who earn a grade point average of 4.0 qualify for the Chancellor's List. Term 3 includes students at TROY's campuses in Dothan, Phenix City and Montgomery, Ala., along with students outside of Alabama and online.
A total of 12,594 students enrolled during the 2017 fall semester at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean's List with an academic record of 3.5 or above or the President's List with an academic record of 4.0 (all A's). The UA Dean's and President's lists recognize full-time undergraduate students. The lists do not apply to graduate students or undergraduate students who take less than a full course load.
On Nov. 15, 2017, the Sorrell College of Business students at the Dothan Campus had an opportunity to attend the Wiregrass Human Resources Management Association Forum and Vendor Fair. This fair was a one day conference for Human Resource professionals and all supervisors and managers geared to enhance managerial skills. The sessions include topics such as motivation, dealing with difficult employees, training, project management and onboarding.
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.
Troy University is pleased to recognize students who completed the requirements for graduation during the Fall Semester and Term 2 of the 2017/2018 academic year. The Fall Semester includes graduates from the Troy, Ala., campus. Term 2 graduates include students at TROY's campuses in Dothan, Phenix City and Montgomery, Ala., along with teaching sites outside of Alabama and online.
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.
The State University of New York at Potsdam will recognize more than 1,000 candidates for graduation during the College's 2017 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 20. The SUNY Potsdam Class of 2017 will be awarded baccalaureate and master's degrees at the ceremony.
Troy University is proud to acknowledge students who were named as "Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges" for the Fall 2017 semester.
Troy University is pleased to recognize new students who have completed IMPACT orientation and enrolled in classes for the Fall 2017 semester.
The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.