MEDIA ADVISORY: Troy University's Alumni Reunion activities to take place March 20-21

Posted: Wednesday, 18 March 2009

Troy University's Alumni Reunion activities to take place March 20-21

Troy University will hold its annual Spring Alumni Reunion on March 20-21 on the Troy Campus.

Activities will culminate with the annual Alumni Reunion Dinner at 6 p.m., March 21, in the Trojan Center Ballrooms. During the dinner, the University will honor alumnus Randall Moore with the Distinguished Leadership Award, TROY’s highest honor presented to a graduate. A release concerning the award can be found at troy.edu/news/archives/2009/march/03182009_leadership_award.html. A follow up release with a photo of the presentation will be sent via email and will be available on the Web site on Monday, March 23.

A gallery containing photos and cutline information from the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and other events taking place on Saturday, March 21 will be posted that afternoon. A media advisory containing the gallery link will be sent via email on Saturday afternoon.

A full schedule of events follows. Please contact Andy Ellis at aellis@troy.edu or 334-268-9983 or Clif Lusk at clusk@troy.edu or 334-268-9982 if we can assist you with your coverage of these events.

March 20

  • 4:30 p.m. – Alumni Cookout, Troy University Alumni House, located at the corners of George Wallace and Highland Avenue

March 21

  • 9 a.m. – Spring Preview Day for prospective students and their parents, Claudia Crosby Theater
  • 10 a.m. – Scholarship Brunch for scholarship donors and recipients, Trojan Center Ballrooms
  • Noon – St. Patrick’s Day Parade, University Avenue
  • 12:30 p.m. – Letter Winners Lunch, Fourth Floor of the Stadium Press Box Tower
  • 12:30 p.m. – Tailgate and Special Events, Tailgate Terrace and Shackelford Quadrangle
  • 12:30 p.m. – Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion Reception, Hawkins Hall foyer
  • 2 p.m. – Spring football scrimmage, Movie Gallery Veterans Stadium
  • 5:30 p.m. – Alumni reception, Second Floor Lobby area of the Trojan Center
  • 6 p.m. – Alumni Reunion Dinner, Trojan Center Ballrooms