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Troy University Magazine
Fall 2014
Publisher
Donna Clark Schubert
Editor
Clif Lusk
Publication Designer
Rob Drinkard (09)
Contributing Editors
Loretta Clark (11), Matt Clower (04), Andy Ellis
Photographers
Cass Davis (06), Kevin Glackmeyer
Printer
Interstate Printing and Graphics
Chancellor
Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr.
SVC for Advancement and
Economic Development
Walter D. Givhan
AVC for Marketing and Communication
Donna Clark Schubert
AVC for Development
Dr. Jean Laliberte
Alumni Affairs Director
Faith Ward (81, 87)
National Alumni Association President
Jerry Williams (69, 77)
Troy University Magazine is published three times a year
for the alumni and friends of Troy University. For more
information contact the Office of University Relations at:
253 Adams Administration Building
Troy, AL 36082
Phone (334) 670-3196
Fax (334) 670-3274
E-mail:
Troy University Magazine welcomes comments, ideas and
suggestions from readers. Editors reserve the right to decide if letters
to the editor will be published and to edit submissions for content
and length. Copyright 2014 by Troy University, all rights reserved.
Troy University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate,
master’s, education specialist and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission
on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call
404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Troy University. The
Commission is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support
an institution’s significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.
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FEATURED STORIES
6
TROJAN BROTHERS
The nation’s only living male quintuplets
are now official TROJANS, fulfilling
a destiny created at their birth
to two TROY alums.
8
MEDAL OF HONOR
A TROY alumnus is recognized with the
nation’s highest honor for exemplifying the
Trojan Warrior Spirit during the Vietnam War.
10
ALUMNI OF THE YEAR
Troy University honors four of its
own for exceptional service to the
institution and honors one alumnus for
distinguished leadership.
12
WAR CUTS DIG SHORT
Study abroad students experience the
rockets’ red glare and begin to discover the
world is both large and small.
18
HONOR ROLL
OF DONORS
Troy University recognizes those who have
given back to the University during the last
campaign year in the annual listing of the
Honor Roll of Donors.
thank you
IN EVERY
ISSUE
3
TORCHLIGHT
Alumnus challenges students
13
ATHLETICS
Basketball travels
16
ALUM NOTES
News from TROY Alumni
ON THE
COVER
The Guttensohn quints are
finding their way as freshmen
TROY students, thanks, in part,
to scholarships begun shortly
after their birth. Inset photo:
The younger quints with
their mother Amy. Photo
courtesy of Mickey Welsh/
Montgomery Advertiser
Progress continues
on the University’s
new campus on
the banks of the
Chattahoochee River
in Phenix City.
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