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University prepares for impending snow storm with school closure

Devon Ashby, Staff WriterIn anticipation of a snowstorm expected to produce five to eight inches of snow, Morgan State University president David Wilson canceled all classes for Tuesday March 14. A winter storm warning is in effect until 2 p.m. EST Tuesday. Temperatures will be in the low 30s, with winds expected to blow between 10 to 15 miles per hour. Wilson confirmed the class cancellations, which also included any classes after 4 p.m. Monday March 13, via his Twitter account, in a post that read, “Classes being cancelled starting at 4pm today. School closed on tomorrow! Make good decisions!” […]

by · March 13, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS
Hillen Road cleanup work continues alongside campus.

The Storm Is Over Now: Spring Semester Begins

The Spokesman StaffOn Thursday morning, Morgan State officially began the spring semester following the worst blizzard to hit Baltimore since February 2010. The school reopened on Wednesday for faculty and staff. By Thursday, a majority of main walkways were cleared for students to navigate across campus as close to normal as possible. For some within the Morgan community, the opening seemed rushed. “I feel like it could have been postponed a little more because most of the sidewalks aren’t fully cleared yet so it’s not really safe to walk here,” said graduate student Ryan Smith. Senior Ikea Williams said, “I […]

by · January 29, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS
Clean Up Efforts Finally Reach Morgan View

Clean Up Efforts Finally Reach Morgan View

Ahjahnae LaQuer, Managing EditorIt’s been four days since Winter Storm Jonas left and yesterday, contractors were out as early as 6 a.m., plowing snow and clearing the walkways of Morgan View for students returning to class Thursday morning. The off-campus student apartments are responsible for housing at least 800 Morgan students, but only 150 residents were on the property during the blizzard. The biggest problem they seemed to face was being able to get around the thick blanket of snow which left the community almost unrecognizable. “As far as the plowing situation, a lot of residents were a little upset […]

by · January 27, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS