Tag Archives: Rosa Parks Museum

Community forum to focus on future of Montgomery schools

April 15, 2019

“The Future of Montgomery Schools” will be the topic of a free community forum at Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum on Tuesday, April 16.

A part of the museum’s Real Talk Community Forum series, the panel discussion is set for 6 p.m. in the museum auditorium. The forum will feature discussion of the status of…

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Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum to celebrate birthday of late Civil Rights icon

January 31, 2019
By Andy Ellis

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will celebrate what would have been the Civil Rights icon’s 106th birthday on Monday, Feb. 4 with free admission, special activities and a birthday cake.

Mrs. Parks, often referred to as the Mother of the Civil Rights Movement, died in October 2005 at the age of 92. Her Dec. 1,…

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Exhibit celebrates work of African American artists, provides new experiences for Valiant Cross students

January 24, 2019
By Andy Ellis

A project representing a collaborative effort between students at Montgomery’s Valiant Cross Academy and Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum has resulted in an exhibit featuring the work of African American artists from Alabama.

On display now through April 1 in the museum’s exhibit hall, “Down South: From the Souls of African American Artists of Alabama”…

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