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ASU Museum Gets Share of $7 Million for Children's Exhibits

FEBRUARY 28, 2006 - Posted at 7:44 a.m. CST

 

LITTLE ROCK, AR - A $7,400,000 grant by the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation will be used to bring high-quality exhibits to children's museums across Arkansas.

Participating members include the Arkansas State University Museum in Jonesboro, as well as the Museum of Discovery in Little Rock, Mid-America Science Museum in Hot Springs, Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas in Pine Bluff, Texarkana Museum System in Texarkana, and the Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources in Smackover.

Also included is the Center for Mathematics and Science Education in Fayetteville, which will host exhibits until a permanent museum partner in northwest Arkansas is named.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

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