Tag Archives: Rosa Parks Museum

New exhibit to salute contributions of African Americans to the U.S. Armed Forces

November 8, 2017
By Andy Ellis

A new exhibit, set to open Thursday at Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum, will commemorate the valiant service of African American men and women during World War II.

“EO 9981: Escaping Jim Crow,” which refers to President Harry S. Truman’s executive order that ended segregation in the U.S. Armed Forces, celebrates the contributions of African…

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Upcoming events examining the Holocaust to be held at Troy University

November 3, 2017
By Andy Ellis

Troy University will host a series of events examining the Holocaust this month at both its Troy and Montgomery campuses, including a roundtable discussion and a lecture by a Holocaust survivor.

The events will kick off with a free panel discussion on Monday in the auditorium of the Rosa Parks Museum on TROY’s Montgomery Campus….

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Rosa Parks Museum takes anti-bullying message to schools, community

October 16, 2017
By Andy Ellis

The month of October is National Bullying Prevention Month and the Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University is taking that message to area schools and the community.

The museum’s bullying prevention efforts will kick off Tuesday night with a free community forum on bullying and discrimination. The event, part of the museum’s Real Talk Community…

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