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Federal holiday designation fuels excitement around Museum’s Juneteenth celebration

In spite of heavy rain throughout the day, crowds still came out to celebrate Juneteenth at the Rosa Parks Museum's block party on Saturday.

In spite of heavy rain throughout the day, crowds still came out to celebrate Juneteenth at the Rosa Parks Museum's block party on Saturday.

In spite of steady rain on Saturday, there was an extra sense of excitement among those attending the Troy University Rosa Parks Museum’s Juneteenth Block Party on the Montgomery Campus.

Some of Saturday’s excitement stemmed from the return to an in-person event after the COVID-19 pandemic pushed last year’s commemoration online. Most of the excitement,…

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TROY’s Alabama campuses awarded Tree Campus Higher Education designation

All four of TROY's Alabama campuses once again have received Tree Campus Higher Education designations from the Arbor Day Foundation.

All four of TROY's Alabama campuses once again have received Tree Campus Higher Education designations from the Arbor Day Foundation.

All four of Troy University’s campuses in Alabama have been awarded the Tree Campus Higher Education designation by the Arbor Day Foundation.

Created in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation, the Tree Campus Higher Education program recognizes colleges and universities for effective forest management on campus and for engaging staff and students in conservation goals….

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TROY’s Rosa Parks Museum to host block party Juneteenth celebration

The Juneteenth celebration will include vendors, musical entertainment, a children's area and free museum and children's wing admission.

The Juneteenth celebration will include vendors, musical entertainment, a children's area and free museum and children's wing admission.

After a year in which it held a virtual Juneteenth celebration in 2020, Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will once again bring its celebration to the streets with an in-person block party on Saturday, June 19.

The free event, held on the 200 block of Montgomery Street in front of the museum, will take place…

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Edwards encourages graduates to inspire others, work together for a better world

Retired Air Force Brigadier General Trent H. Edwards, Director of MGMWERX, delivers the keynote address to Montgomery Campus graduates.

Retired Air Force Brigadier General Trent H. Edwards, Director of MGMWERX, delivers the keynote address to Montgomery Campus graduates.

Retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Trent H. Edwards, Director of MGMWERX, encouraged Troy University graduates to inspire others and work together to make the world a better place.

Edwards delivered the keynote address during Monday night’s commencement ceremony for the more than 180 graduates from the University’s Montgomery Campus. The ceremony was held at the…

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