Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum preserves legacy of ‘Mother of Civil Rights Movement’

On Dec. 1, 1955, Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to relinquish her seat on a Montgomery city bus to a white male, a move that would spark the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
The Montgomery Bus Boycott represented the first large-scale U.S. demonstration against segregation, and Mrs. Parks became frequently referred to as the mother of the civil rights movement.
Today, Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum stands on the spot of Mrs. Parks’ historic arrest. Located on the University’s Montgomery Campus, the museum opened on Dec. 1, 2000, with the mission of preserving and interpreting the story and lasting legacy of Mrs. Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott for future generations.

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Tennessee Aquarium Gearing Up for New Summer Camp Programs

Chattanooga, Tenn. (March 4, 2020) — Does your child love to doodle images of flowers and trees? Has she shown a strong interest in math? Is he a natural problem-solver?

For the first time ever, the Tennessee Aquarium is offering eight specialty summer camps to satisfy—and stimulate—the curiosity of budding scientists, engineers and artists age 2-14. 

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