Morganite of the Year

Morganite of the Year Runner-Up: Mr. Morgan State University

Morganite of the Year Runner-Up: Mr. Morgan State University

by Tramon Lucas, Managing Editor“Black Lives Matter vs. All Lives Matter,” is one of the most controversial debates to shake up conversations over the last couple of years. BLM is not only a phrase; it is a movement to bring awareness to issues that African-Americans face today, whether it comes in the form of the average racist or the mistreatment from those sworn to protect and serve or anything in between. The ALM statement shoehorns its way into the discussion mostly out of fear and miseducation on the issues. When ALM supporters hear “Black Lives Matter” they think that immediately denounces […]

by · December 23, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · ALUMNI, CAMPUS NEWS, Morganite of the Year, SECTIONS

Morganite of the Year Runner-up: Miss Sophomore using her platform to inspire

Ja’Von Hill, Visuals Editor The title of campus queen can help a young lady the discover her ability to evoke change on her campus and inspire her fellow students. For Morgan State University’s Miss Sophomore Brittany Dorsey, she wanted to use her position to empower others through the story of struggles and success. On Aug. 12, Dorsey tweeted “I really pray this inspires someone!” before revealing to the campus – and subsequently, the world – her mother’s health issues and the impact it had on her growing up. Her bravery in revealing her story and desire to inspire her fellow […]

by · December 22, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, Morganite of the Year
Morganite of the Year: Fallen students of Morgan State University

Morganite of the Year: Fallen students of Morgan State University

by The MSU Spokesman Editorial StaffGerald Williams came to Morgan State University to major in multiplatform production. Marcus Edwards majored in social work in order to better understand and serve his community. Magid Breiq set his sights on a biology degree. Charles McGee studied political science. Dmitri Clemons was an engineering major. And Ciera Brookins was a student at the School of Social Work. None of them will walk across the stage at graduation to share that special moment with their classmates at Morgan. They did not transfer, take a hiatus or leave school to pursue other dreams. Williams was […]