Applying historical context makes Montgomery Bus Boycott easier to understand, Bell says

Montgomery Improvement Association leaders’ “Victory Ride” aboard a city bus in December 1955 signaled the end of the 381-day Montgomery Bus Boycott.

Montgomery Improvement Association leaders’ “Victory Ride” aboard a city bus in December 1955 signaled the end of the 381-day Montgomery Bus Boycott.

The Dec. 1, 1955 arrest of Rosa Parks for failure to relinquish her seat on a Montgomery city bus to a white male is often thought of as the spark for the Montgomery Bus Boycott. However, what took place that day at the intersections of Lee and Montgomery streets in Alabama’s capital city was likely…

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Local elementary students perform Christmas songs at Dothan Campus

About 60 students from local elementary schools sang Christmas songs at Troy University's Dothan Campus on Tuesday.

About 60 students from local elementary schools sang Christmas songs at Troy University's Dothan Campus on Tuesday.

About 60 students from Dothan’s Selma Street Elementary and Highlands Elementary schools sang Christmas songs at Troy University’s Dothan Campus on Tuesday, Dec. 6 as part of the campus’ Festival of Trees week.

The students sang a few songs, then joined the audience at Sony Hall for a singalong to classic holiday hits. The children…

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Giving to TROY creates opportunities for students

Rachel Freeman, a recipient of the Lance Robert McLendon Scholarship, said donors make positive impacts on the lives on students.

Rachel Freeman, a recipient of the Lance Robert McLendon Scholarship, said donors make positive impacts on the lives on students.

Donors who contribute to Troy University’s Annual Fund help the University in a variety of ways, from supporting groundbreaking research by faculty members, to helping purchase equipment and resources.

But perhaps the most lasting impact made by TROY donors are the many students who attend TROY with the help of Annual Fund supported scholarship programs.

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Inside TROY Athletics: All you need to know about the Dollar General Bowl

TROY will face the Ohio Bobcats on Dec. 23 in Mobile.

TROY will face the Ohio Bobcats on Dec. 23 in Mobile.

This week on Inside TROY Athletics, we speak with Senior Associate Director of Athletics for External Affairs Steve Stroud about TROY’s trip to Mobile for the Dollar General Bowl. We learn everything from how to get tickets, to activities for fans, down to the game itself.

We also hear from women’s basketball coach Chanda Rigby…

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