Tag Archives: Sponsored Programs

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum receives grant for traveling exhibits

July 16, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum has received a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to create two traveling exhibits highlighting women who played key roles within the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

The more than $119,000 grant received by the museum was one of 26 awards made nationally through the IMLS African American…

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Literacy program bridges generations in Hurtsboro

July 13, 2018
By Andy Ellis

A two-week summer program in Hurtsboro, designed to strengthen students’ reading and writing skills, also helped to bring generations in the rural Russell County town together.

Troy University’s Building Relationships in Diverse Generational Environments (BRIDGE) Literacy Project, funded through a grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, provided a variety of reading and writing activities,…

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Camp helps students ‘Power Up with STEM’

June 22, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Students at the Boys and Girls Club of Pike County learned on Wednesday that science is not only interesting and fun, but can also be tasty.

The students, who over the last two weeks have taken part in the Power Up with STEM Camp, took to the outdoors to put their self-made solar ovens to…

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