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The Official Launch of WMUR Radio and The Spokesman

The Official Launch of WMUR Radio and The Spokesman

February 14th was not just Valentine’s Day at MSU. The school’s newest radio station WMUR and student newspaper, The Spokesman, put on a show with a joint launch party in the Student Center canteen. As soft and smooth sounds such as TLC “No Scrubs” played in the background, students browsed The Spokesman website and listened to some of the new student hosts at WMUR. Contests, interviews, giveaways and trivia games drew curious students from their lunches. The atmosphere was lively as Morgan journalists celebrated a new phase in their publication history. “I’m excited about The Spokesman,” said Morgan senior Brian Waters. […]

by · February 15, 2013 · 3 comments · CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS

Deer Peer Column 02/14/13

Dear Peer, I’m coming to the end of my sophomore year of college and I have to say that I’m quite surprised my girlfriend back home is still my girlfriend. We’ve been together since our sophomore year of high school. I love her a lot but lately things have been kind of stressful between us. She decided to go to school in Philadelphia and I came to Baltimore so neither one of us is in Jersey where we met, but when we both go home for breaks, that’s the only time we see each other. I do a lot on […]

by · February 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · DEAR PEER COLUMN, PERSPECTIVES, SECTIONS
Photo by Matthieu Aubry, courtesy of Flickr Creative Commons.

Mice Invade Morgan View: Cold Weather Drives the Furry Rodents Indoors

Resident of Morgan View have seen an uptick in the number of mice since the cold weather set in and the rodents began seeking shelter from the cold. While the off-campus housing is typically considered safe and convenient for students, some are having second thoughts given the rodent problem. “We caught four mice in one hour and eight mice in one weekend,” says Morgan junior Jourdan Jackson who has lived in the 1541 Morgan View building on Pentridge road for six months. The first floor apartment she shares with three roommates is near the ventilation room, “so mice were coming through […]

by · February 14, 2013 · 4 comments · CAMPUS NEWS, LOCAL NEWS, SECTIONS
President David Wilson is flanked by administrators for Town Hall meeting

Campus Safety Drives Town Hall Discussion

MSU President David Wilson addressed 120 Morgan students, faculty and administration at a Town Hall meeting in Hill Field House last night in an effort to allay concerns about security on campus. On the heels of two shootings last semester and a series of robberies, he assured students that their safety was a priority for him and announced several new tactics to improve security. Nationally, President Wilson has urged a ban on handguns in the Huffington Post and elsewhere. Here at Morgan, he says, he is taking decisive action. By May, he intends to have five new security booths placed […]

by · February 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS

Dear Peer Column 2/13/13

Dear Peer, I’m coming to the end of my sophomore year of college and I have to say that I’m quite surprised my girlfriend back home is still my girlfriend. We’ve been together since our sophomore year of high school. I love her a lot but lately things have been kind of stressful between us. She decided to go to school in Philadelphia and I came to Baltimore so neither one of us is in Jersey where we met, but when we both go home for breaks, that’s the only time we see each other. I do a lot on […]

by · February 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · DEAR PEER COLUMN, PERSPECTIVES, SECTIONS