Tag Archives: Martin Luther King

Education key in preserving, advancing King’s legacy, panelists say

April 9, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Last week, as the nation marked the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a panel of experts discussed the Civil Rights leader’s lasting legacy during a community forum at the Rosa Parks Museum on Tuesday night.

A part of the museum’s Real Talk Community Forum series, the event, moderated by…

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Rosa Parks Museum to host forum on continuing legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

March 26, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will observe the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with the free community forum “Continuing King’s Legacy” on April 3.

The event, which is set for 6 p.m. in the museum’s auditorium, is a part of the Real Talk Community Forum series. The event will…

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Students to take part in MLK Day of Service at Troy Elementary

January 10, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University students will take part in projects at Troy Elementary School on Jan. 16, as a part of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.

Eleven years after legislation passed to declare the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as a federal holiday, Congress designated it as a national day of…

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