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Nomadness Debunks Traveling Myth

Nomadness Debunks Traveling Myth

Within a few weeks of graduating with a B.A. in Television and Film from Iona College in 2006, Evita Robinson began traveling and creating her own travel series. However, she still felt that something was missing. Out of that thought, Nomad-ness Travel Tribe was born. “I felt like honestly, it was my responsibility to bring that opportunity to other college students,” said Robinson. “I didn’t have it but that doesn’t mean that I can’t create it.” Nomad-ness Travel Tribe is an urban travel, online social community with more than 4,000 members that promotes the passion of traveling. It includes tips […]

by · April 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, GREEK LIFE
Mr. Browder gives students insight on how Egypt was considered when Washington, DC was built.

Morgan Students Visit Egypt on the Potomac

[Liveblog] This fun trip has come to end. Now we must process all that we have learned and pass it on. Thank you for this life changing learning experience Mr. Browder. [Liveblog] The convo on this bus is getting hot! Whoo! Most recent topic: Why doesn’t Morgan State compare to Towson University? Team Towson * Why do we have to feel so unsafe on campus? Team Morgan * Why would people walk out at 3am with a pocket full of money, their beats and I phones on them in am open campus? Team Towson *There’s not a lot of empowering […]

by · April 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS

Communications Department Awards Students For Their Academics

The Department of Communications recognized its students with a GPA of 3.5 or higher during the Fall Semster. The students received a certificate followed by a private luncheon with department chairman DeWayne Wickham and faculty. Courtney Jacobs, a graduating Seniors is happy about this event. “I work hard, I go to class everyday, try to be on time, but I get the work done.” Since his arrival DeWayne Wickham has established a new standard for communications. Wickham states, ” We celebrate excellence here, this is a program that needs to reflect the energy of our faculty and the commitment of […]

by · April 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS
Morgan Students Have Varying Thoughts on Maryland Gun Laws

Morgan Students Have Varying Thoughts on Maryland Gun Laws

The Maryland General Assembly along with the support of President Barack Obama, Governor Martin O’Malley and other leaders has banned 45 different types of military-type guns in the state. However, on the campus of Morgan State students have expressed mixed views on gun control. “I definitely believe that we should have more strict gun laws because of past events, but at the same time these new laws shouldn’t automatically take away our born right to bear arms,”  says sophomore Ari Parker. With weapons becoming prevalent in today’s society, and taking into account the two shootings that took place on campus last year, some students […]

by · April 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS
Photos by Shanelle Starling

Morgan Hosts Red Bull 3 on 3 Tournament

              On April 19, The Alpha Iota chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi and Red Bull held a 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament in the Hill Field House. Sixteen teams of three players battled for the chance to compete again in the Barclay’s Center. The teams played to half court in single elimination rounds. Numerous Morgan students came out as both players and spectators. Red Bull representatives passed out free Red Bull’s to cheering students. During intermission, the National Pan Hellenic Council held a block show to preview their annual Battlegrounds Step Show on Friday, April 25. […]

by · April 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS, SPORTS