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Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum seeks to engage visitors with interactive app

The interactive app will feature a virtual Rosa Parks and other unsung figures of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

The interactive app will feature a virtual Rosa Parks and other unsung figures of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum is working to create a mobile app that will engage its visitors, especially young people.

The Museum is teaming up with QuantumERA, LLC, an immersive solutions company, to create the “Rosa Parks and the Women who Made the Movement” mobile application, which will feature a virtual Rosa Parks and other…

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John Hyde wins Troy University’s McKinley Award

Information Technology Specialist John Hyde from the Montgomery Campus receives the Vergil Parks McKinley Award from Chancellor Jack Hawkins, Jr.

Information Technology Specialist John Hyde from the Montgomery Campus receives the Vergil Parks McKinley Award from Chancellor Jack Hawkins, Jr.

John Hyde, Information Technology Specialist II at the Montgomery Campus, has won Troy University’s Vergil Parks McKinley Award.

Hyde, who has been a member of the TROY staff since 2015, received the award from Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., Chancellor, on July 27 during a ceremony in the Hawkins-Adams-Long Hall of Honor on the Troy Campus….

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Temperatures soar, but so does excitement for Juneteenth celebration

Visitors to the Rosa Parks Museum's Juneteenth celebration visit a vendor booth on Saturday. Nearly 2,500 people attended the event.

Visitors to the Rosa Parks Museum's Juneteenth celebration visit a vendor booth on Saturday. Nearly 2,500 people attended the event.

Shade, whether from the shadows cast by the surrounding buildings or the large tent that stretched down the middle of Montgomery Street, was in high demand on Saturday as Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum held its seventh annual Juneteenth celebration.

Temperatures soaring into the middle to upper 90s did little to dissuade a crowd that…

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Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum plans Juneteenth celebration for June 18

This year's Juneteenth celebration, set for June 18, will include free admission to the museum, entertainment, local vendors, and a children's area.

This year's Juneteenth celebration, set for June 18, will include free admission to the museum, entertainment, local vendors, and a children's area.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will hold its annual Juneteenth celebration on Saturday, June 18, featuring live performances throughout the day, local vendors and free admission to the museum.

The free event will take place in the 200 block of Montgomery Street, which runs in front of the museum, and will run from 11 a.m….

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