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“The right to protest”: A recap of the panel discussion

“The right to protest”: A recap of the panel discussion

by Devon Ashby, Staff WriterPaul Archibald, Ph.D, an assistant professor in the school of social work at Morgan State University, has family from the West Indian country Saint Kitts & Nevis, who live in Bronx, New York. They were protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Act (DACA), but since President Donald Trump discontinued the program, he worries their future is now in jeopardy. “They did a raid in the Bronx, and they went after a lot of West Indians and Caribbeans,” Archibald said. “There’s a lot of fear because I have a lot of family who are in […]

by · September 21, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, PERSPECTIVES, SECTIONS
QOTD: Homecoming Concert Lineup Reactions

QOTD: Homecoming Concert Lineup Reactions

by The MSU Spokesman StaffThe Morgan State University Campus Activities Board posted the homecoming concert lineup on Tuesday, so of course, The Spokesman wanted reactions. Check out the piece below!

by · September 19, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, SECTIONS
Four things to note as The Morgan State Bears take on Rutgers

Four things to note as The Morgan State Bears take on Rutgers

by Ty’Rique Sims, Assistant Sports EditorMorgan State University will take a trip to the Garden State to face Rutgers in a non-conference match-up Saturday, Sep.16 at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey. The Bears go into this game 0-2, suffering losses from Towson and University at Albany and have been shut out in both games. The Scarlet Knights of Rutgers, also starting the season 0-2, look to rebound from their upset loss against Eastern Michigan. Here are four things to take note of as the Bears enter the final non-conference matchup of the year. The Lockdown D The […]

by · September 15, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, SPORTS
Morgan State celebrates the west campus expansion with the grand opening of the new Jenkins Hall

Morgan State celebrates the west campus expansion with the grand opening of the new Jenkins Hall

by Akira Kyles, Managing EditorMorgan State University celebrated the past as they looked towards the future at the opening ceremony of the new Martin D. Jenkins Hall. Morgan State opens its second building on the west campus near Northwood shopping center, where many years ago, their students were not welcome. “We must never forget that we are standing on the shoulders of those that came before us. We must never ever forget what it really means to the legacy of our great university to be in this space,” said David Wilson, president of Morgan State. “We can’t forget that because […]

by · September 15, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, LOCAL NEWS

A new fan experience arrives at Morgan State for students during the football season

by Ty’Rique Sims, Assistant Sports Editor Morgan State University students were able to enjoy the football home opener thanks to a new seating arrangement at Hughes Stadium, Saturday. In an exclusive interview with The Spokesman in August, Morgan’s Athletic Director Edward Scott made the announcement about the new seating opportunity for students. Scott said that the blue seats, which are normally reserved for season ticket holders, will be available for Morgan students and that free giveaways as well as coupon cards for local vendors, such as Smoothie King, Buffalo Wild Wings, Dave & Busters and McCormick & Co. will be […]

by · September 11, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, SPORTS