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Honors Convocation Recap

Students, faculty and staff gathered in the Carl J. Murphy Fine Arts Center for the 2017 Honors Convocation, where not only were students celebrated but also Morgan State University. MSU President David Wilson took the moment to recall the history of Morgan as the university continues to honor its sesquicentennial celebration. “We began as the vision in the minds of the white supporters in the Methodists chided with nine students and one professor,” said Wilson. “Today as we stand here celebrating our 150 what was once a modest class of nine male students in a church lecture hall to now […]

by · April 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · SECTIONS
T'Asia Muhammad (Left) sits down with The MSU Spokesman's Zanha Armstrong (Right) to talk about her experiences in life and at Morgan State University. Photo Credit Tramon Lucas

A Conversation with T’Asia Muhammad

T’Asia Muhammad, a transfer student who was born in Illinois, is currently running to be the next Miss Morgan State University. Should she win, Muhammad will be the first Muslim Miss Morgan. She aspires to be a midwife, a decision that came from her fascination with pregnancy and babies. I had the opportunity to have a conversation with Muhammad as she gave some insight on who she is and the path she took that led her to Morgan State University. Zanha: Who is T’Asia Muhammad? Tell me about yourself, your childhood, what has made you who you are? T’Asia: I’m […]

by · April 4, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, MSU Spotlight

School of Business to host entrepreneur and “The Apprentice” winner Tuesday

The “Morgan Means Business” lecture series will be host to a multimillionaire and former “The Apprentice” winner for a lecture in the Earl G. Graves School of Business. Students and faculty are encouraged to participate in this free event to listen and network with Randall Pinkett, an entrepreneur, speaker and author for his lecture on Tuesday morning. He is currently the CEO of BCT partners, a multi-million-dollar consulting, research, and analytics firm based in Newark, NJ that he founded. Pinkett is widely known for his win of the reality show “The Apprentice” during the season four taping of the show […]

by · April 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS
Morgan to show film on transgender civil rights pioneer this Tuesday

Morgan to show film on transgender civil rights pioneer this Tuesday

Morgan State University will be hosting a screening the documentary MAJOR!, which focuses on a pioneering elder black transgender activist, Miss Major Griffin-Gracy on Apr. 4. “We are so proud to host the screening of MAJOR! at Morgan State University with the Women’s and Gender Studies Program,” said Rev. Cedric A. Harmon, the Executive Director of Many Voices: A Black Church Movement for Gay and Transgender. Several reasons went into the decision to have the screening of MAJOR! At Morgan. One of which was allowing the opportunity for a safe space for conversation about transgender relations in the city of […]

by · April 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS

Lady Bears open conference play with three-game sweep

The Morgan State University Lady Bears (12-10, 3-0) softball team completed a series sweep of Howard University this weekend at the newly renovated Lois T. Murray Field. “We played hard and played through each inning together. We had solid defense and some hot bats to back Kiwi (Amy Begg) up,” said junior second baseman Danielle Pipit. “Every single player on the team had their part this weekend; it was a huge team sweep to set the tone for the rest of the season.” The Lady Bears kicked off game one of the three-game stretch against the Lady Bison Saturday with a 5-3 […]

by · April 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SPORTS