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Homecoming Saturday Recap

Homecoming Saturday Recap

by Wyman Jones, Visuals Editor In this piece, attached is the video of the recap of the events from homecoming game and all the other festivities from Oct. 14.

by · October 16, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, LOCAL NEWS
MSU administration gives an update on the housing issue

MSU administration gives an update on the housing issue

by Akira Kyles, Managing EditorMorgan State University’s housing administration are moving the waitlisted students that have been lodging at a nearby hotel into dorms on campus. On Aug. 27, about 70 female Morgan State students had been moved into a Radisson hotel four miles from campus. Most of the students were part of the summer bridge program Center for Academic Success and Achievement (CASA). The housing administration made a 60-day commitment with the Radisson Hotel on Falls Road, which ends on Oct. 26. According to Douglas Gwynn, director of the office of residence life and housing, however the students are […]

by · October 13, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, LOCAL NEWS, SPORTS
The history behind Legends Plaza

The history behind Legends Plaza

by Blair Young, Sports EditorMorgan State University unveiled the new Legends Plaza outside of Hughes Stadium. Two statues of Morgan’s most famous coaches, Edward Hurt and Earl Banks were introduced to a crowd of family members, former players, and other distinguished guest. They are the first monuments that will honor the historical athletic legends in Morgan’s history. The statues were dedicated to two of Morgan’s greatest leaders. Hurt and Banks are some of the most successful coaches in college football history. Both of them have incredible records especially Hurt, whose teams had a six year non-losing streak in the 1930s. […]

by · October 13, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, LOCAL NEWS, SPORTS
Spokesman News Brief: Tuesday, Oct 10

Spokesman News Brief: Tuesday, Oct 10

by Tramon Lucas, Editor-In-ChiefThe MSU Spokesman offers news in brief. Tuesday 10/10 Homecoming Tuesday Homecoming week continues as the coronation ceremony for Mister & Miss Morgan State University is tonight at 7 p.m. in the Carl J. Murphy Fine Arts Center, Gilliam Concert Hall. Kendall Joyner is Mister Morgan and Heather Guzman is Miss Morgan for the 2017-2018 academic school year. Later this week: The Legends Plaza Unveiling & Dedication ceremony for Legends Plaza will be held Thursday, Oct 12 at 10 a.m. The ceremony will take place in Morgan Commons area between Hughes Stadium and the University Student Center. […]

by · October 10, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, LOCAL NEWS
WEAA 88.9 hosts launch party in celebration of new era

WEAA 88.9 hosts launch party in celebration of new era

by Korey Matthews, Social Media EditorThe radio station located on the campus of Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland hosted a launch party Thursday evening to celebrate its new programming. The station, which started in 1977, unveiled a new lineup of programs, which officially started on Oct 2.. The new shows include “Mornings with Mykel” from 6-10 a.m. on weekdays and “For the Culture,” hosted by Farajii Muhammed from 5-7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Several pillars of the WEAA community were present at the event, including the chairman of the Morgan State Board of Regents, Kweisi Mfume. Mfume, a founder […]

by · October 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, LOCAL NEWS, SECTIONS, SPECIAL COVERAGE