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The Future of Tech and Your Role in It

The Future of Tech and Your Role in It

by Justin Motley, Social Media EditorStudents, professors and tech enthusiasts gathered in the Earl G. Graves School of Business for another installment of the Presidential Distinguished Speaker Series, an initiative that brings some of the nation’s thought leaders from various professional fields to Morgan State University for open dialogue with the student body. This particular forum, titled “The Future of Tech and Your Role in It”, comprised of President David Wilson sitting down with two prominent figures in the tech industry to talk diversity and inclusion in that space. Maxine Williams, Global Director of Diversity at Facebook, and Yolanda Mangolini, […]

by · April 10, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS

First annual Beulah Davis day celebration to occur this week

by Akira Kyles, Campus News Editor  In honor of National Library Week, the Earl S. Richardson Library will be hosting the first annual Beulah M. Davis Day. Beulah Davis was the first professionally trained and the second alumni librarian to serve Morgan College. Davis graduated in 1925 then returned in 1926 while completing her degree in Library Science. She remained at Morgan for nearly 40 years. “In light of Morgan’s 50th anniversary, contributions by people such as Ms. Davis need to be public, remembered and celebrated,” said Ida Jones, the first and current University Archivist. Beulah M. Davis Day is […]

by · April 10, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · ALUMNI, CAMPUS NEWS

Morgan State in the Honda Campus All-Star Challenge

by Zanha Armstrong, Staff Writer28 years ago, the Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC), the Historically Black College and University (HBCU) National Quiz Championship, was established to showcase the academic excellence of HBCU students. Morgan State University’s very own HCASC team goes back to nationals this weekend in hope of bringing home the trophy. “When I saw ‘Morgan’ I just couldn’t hold my emotion,” said Oluwakayode A. Jasanya, a sophomore electrical and computer engineering major. “I knew we did good, everyone did awesome in the qualifying tournament but just seeing it will make you proud of it.” MSU has had the […]

by · April 9, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, MSU Spotlight, NATIONAL NEWS

2017 Morgan State University SGA Results

by Devon Ashby, Staff WriterAfter an election period that lasted three days, Morgan State University has a new student government, as well as a new royal court, for the 2017-2018 academic school year. MSU students casted their votes electronically from April 4-7, and the results were posted outside of the SGA Office Friday afternoon. Notable winners included Marcus Bennett and Joy Barnes (SGA President and Vice-President), Kendall Joyner and Heather Guzman (Mr. and Ms. Morgan State), Jahiem James and Jasmine Dailey (Mr. and Ms. Senior), Brittany Dorsey (Ms. Junior), and Wandago Choge-Arum and Keyonnah Walker (Mr. and Ms. Sophomore). Here’s […]

by · April 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, CLUBS & ORGS
T'Asia Muhammad (Left) sits down with The MSU Spokesman's Zanha Armstrong (Right) to talk about her experiences in life and at Morgan State University. Photo Credit Tramon Lucas

A Conversation with T’Asia Muhammad

by Zanha Armstrong, Staff WriterT’Asia Muhammad, a transfer student who was born in Illinois, is currently running to be the next Miss Morgan State University. Should she win, Muhammad will be the first Muslim Miss Morgan. She aspires to be a midwife, a decision that came from her fascination with pregnancy and babies. I had the opportunity to have a conversation with Muhammad as she gave some insight on who she is and the path she took that led her to Morgan State University. Zanha: Who is T’Asia Muhammad? Tell me about yourself, your childhood, what has made you who […]

by · April 4, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, MSU Spotlight