CAMPUS NEWS

Not all students go home for the Holidays

by Olafimihan Oshin, Contributing WriterDuring this time of year, students rush in excitement to travel back home with their families for the Thanksgiving holiday. Even with the joyous outcome, some students may have to stay over during the break. Some of the students that are staying on campus are the residential advisors at Morgan State University. Residential advisors choose either to stay for the Thanksgiving break or spring break. Some RA’s take the holiday breaks hard because they go to school away from their families and they have to choose work over family. “I feel that being away from my […]

by · November 22, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, PERSPECTIVES, SPECIAL COVERAGE

Morgan State bookstore management falls under Barnes and Noble

by Penelope Blackwell, Campus News EditorSeven weeks after it was set to open, Barnes and Noble will officially outsource and manage the Morgan State University bookstore on Nov. 20. New management was delayed due to the university not being ready. “Barnes and Noble will take over the bookstore in mid-November. This may shift to January in the spring semester, we are not sure. October 1st was the original deadline, but it was pushed back because we are not ready,” said Sidney Evans, the vice president for finance and management. Currently, MSU owns and operates the university bookstore on campus, but […]

by · November 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS

Justice League Review

by Derrell Russell, Contributing WriterThe Justice League movie lived up to its long await and this motion picture swooped down and saved the day for the DC universe. Justice League is the latest motion picture from DC Extended Universe (DCEU) scheduled to release worldwide Friday, Nov. 17 by director Zack Synder. This movie granted fans with a sigh of relief, after DC’s last film Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice where fans had to sit through long, over drawn-out talkative scenes just to watch a 30 minute climax ending. JL hits the audience with action packed, amazing visuals, and laughable […]

by · November 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS

Lady Bears Basketball post 2-1 record through first three games

by Ty’rique Sims, Assistant Sports EditorThe Lady Bears basketball team tipped-off their 2017-2018 season last week. The team is led by senior guard Braennan Farrar and senior forward Tykayrah Williams. Both Farrar and Williams were selected to the preseason All-MEAC teams. The Lady Bears roster this season is a lot different than last year’s. With the departures of Zuri White, Chelsea Mitchell, Jayde Duncan and Ivy Harrington, head coach Edward Davis signed new additions to the team. Junior transfers Naomi Bolasingh and Kayla Horn, along with Adreonia Coleman and Auneshia Williams and freshman Kelbi Lewis. The Lady Bears also will […]

by · November 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, SECTIONS, SPORTS
Morgan State University students take a stand against poor food quality on campus

Morgan State University students take a stand against poor food quality on campus

by Akira Kyles, Managing Editor Straying from her usual turkey sandwich, Shirleyanna Davis, a junior psychology major, decided to get a crispy chicken sandwich with extra honey mustard, lettuce, tomato and peppers on a roll from the Student Center food court. After consuming the sandwich, she became sick and threw up, twice, according to Davis. After telling her friends Dasianna Coates, a junior psychology major, and Kardel Howard, a junior electrical engineering major, they decided this was unacceptable and it was time for a change. “We don’t pay to get sick, we pay to eat good food,” said Coates. “And […]

by · November 16, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, SECTIONS, SPECIAL COVERAGE