Page 3 - Summer Alumni Magazine 2012

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FEATURED STORIES
IN EVERY ISSUE
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torchlight
Alumni Named to Educational
Hall of Fame
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chapter news
Dickinson Joins Alumni Staff
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athletics
Football Season Tickets
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alumnotes
News from TROY Alumni
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Unique twist
A hobby balloons into a second career for
alumnus Doug Smith.
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A Novel Approach
After retiring from two successful business-related
careers, 1967 graduate Jim Harvey has used
memories from his childhood to begin a new
career – published author.
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TROY Athletics - Hall of Fame
The inaugural class of the Troy University Sports
Hall of Fame will be inducted during a banquet on
Aug. 10
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Digging for Dogs
TROY students have gone to the dogs this summer
– Persian Period dog bones in Ashkelon, Israel,
that is. Discover the impact TROY anthropology is
having on modern-day archaeology.
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Homecoming
TROY’s 2012 Homecoming celebration is
set for Nov. 17 and will feature the theme
“Trojans: Here, There and Everywhere!”
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‘Deadly Season’
Dr. Dan Sutter, TROY’s Charles G. Koch
Professor of Economics, talks about his new book
that examines impact of the April 2011 tornado
outbreak.
ON THE COVER
Jared Aguayo, a senior from Stone
Mountain, Ga., works to unearth a
delicate artifact at the archaeological
dig in Ashkelon, Israel. Aquayo is
one of five TROY students who,
alongside of students from Harvard,
Boston College and Wheaton
College, took part in this year’s dig as
a part of the Leon Levy Expedition
to Ashkelon.
The photo credit for the cover photo of the magazine is Melissa Woolley, Ashkelon Expedition Site Photographer.