Media Advisory: THIS WEEKEND AT TROY IS JAMMED PACKED!

Posted: Friday, 12 August 2016

SORORITY BID DAY

8:15/9:30 Elm St. Gym and Sorority Hill: Troy University's NPC sororities host Bid Day 2016. Participants will gather in the Elm Street Gymnasium (across the street from Sorority Hill) at 8:15 a.m. where bids will be received.

At 9:30 a.m., the Bid Run from the Elm Street Gym by pledges to their respective houses takes place. Traffic along that segment of Elm Street is shut down for this event.

MOVE IN DAY

8 a.m. - Until/TROY CAMPUS: The University community comes together to assist students with moving into their living quarters on the Troy Campus. Campus organizations are on standby at each residential hall to assist. This year, the Troy Trojans football team will be assisting as a unit, following their 11 a.m. scrimmage, and TROY's Army ROTC cadre will be on hand to help with heavy lifting.

For coordination for either of these events, contact Matt Clower via cell at 334-434-2923 on Saturday. Coverage of either of these events can be confirmed via email to clusk@troy.edu.

TROY TROJANS SCRIMMAGE/MEDIA DAY

11 a.m./1:15 p.m. Veterans Memorial Stadium: The Troy Trojans' annual Football Media Day will take place at 1:15 p.m. on the fourth floor of the Stadium Towers (press box), following the team's first scrimmage of fall camp that begins at 11 a.m. Media covering the scrimmage and media day should contact Adam Prendergast, Assistant Director of Athletics/Media Relations, to confirm attendance. This was communicated via an advisory from Athletics Media Relations on 8/8.

SPECIAL NOTE: FIRST DAY OF CLASSES IS WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17 - COVERAGE OPPORTUNITY

11 a.m., Troy Campus Quad: A media availability will take place on the Quad near the front steps of Adams Administration Building with University officials to discuss one of the largest classes of first-time TROY students. Please confirm your attendance via email to clusk@troy.edu.