ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

QOTD: Homecoming Concert Lineup Reactions

QOTD: Homecoming Concert Lineup Reactions

by The MSU Spokesman StaffThe Morgan State University Campus Activities Board posted the homecoming concert lineup on Tuesday, so of course, The Spokesman wanted reactions. Check out the piece below!

A Conversation with Grammy award-nominated, Morgan alumna Maysa Leak

A Conversation with Grammy award-nominated, Morgan alumna Maysa Leak

by Akira Kyles, Managing Editor For Morgan State alumna Maysa Leak, returning to Baltimore isn’t just about coming home to do another concert in another city, this particular city is special because it’s home. It’s where Leak first discovered what singing really meant to her. It’s where she spent several years in college on the renowned Morgan State choir led by a special mentor who gave her an experience she cherishes to this day. It’s the beginning of everything for Leak and she brings that in tow as she headlines a jazz concert with another Morgan alum.  Leak, a graduate […]

My Commute to Morgan

by Devon Ashby, Staff WriterThe fall semester at Morgan State University has officially begun, but a large number of students are still without housing assignments, including myself. As a resident of Rockville, MD, in Montgomery County, I have to commute to school. I don’t have access to a car, so I have to get up early every morning and take at least one bus and two trains every day, and a trip that normally only lasts 45 minutes turns into two to three hours. For just one day, a trip from Twinbrook Station, the Metro train station near my house, […]

by · August 23, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, PERSPECTIVES, Social Commentary

Movie Review: The Fate of the Furious

by Terrance Smith, Staff WriterFor those who are fans of the Fast and Furious franchise, The Fate of the Furious would be one of the most perfect films to see this year. Even though it is the first movie since the tragic loss of Paul Walker, the film still manages to drive on without him. Walker is greatly missed and he is mentioned throughout the movie, but the team faces a much bigger priority that is even greater than them. In this year’s latest installment of The Fast of the Furious franchise, professional street racer Dominic Tourette (Diesel) turns his back […]

by · April 14, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, Film
Theatre Morgan Presents: Sharrell D. Luckett

Theatre Morgan Presents: Sharrell D. Luckett

by Janelle Ferguson, Arts & Entertainment EditorTheatre Morgan will be introducing award winning producer and director, Sharrell D. Luckett to Morgan State University. She is utilizing her platform to tour around HBCU campuses to discuss her groundbreaking novel, Black Acting Methods. Luckett is the lead editor of Black Acting Methods and it is known to be the first book to emphasize the significance of diverse acting or directing methods; which originated from Afrocentrism. The book offers alternatives to the Euro-American performance styles, which many actors find themselves using today. This collection is a qualifiable and efficient resource for teachers, students, […]

by · March 9, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, CAMPUS NEWS, MOVIES