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Controversial speaker headlines Black History Lecture at Morgan State

by Penelope Blackwell, Staff WriterHigh energy, differing opinions and controversial statements filled the room as panelists debated issues of African-American history and steps toward economic growth, Wednesday. Members of the Morgan State University and local community filled the University Student Center ballroom on as social commentator and self-proclaimed “Prince of Pan-Africanism” Umar Johnson as well as Morgan professors Natasha Pratt-Harris and Paul Archibald, discussed a wide range of topics relating to history of African-Americans and economic development. “There are many discussions among people like us that believe the immigration policies do not affect us [black people],” said Pratt-Harris as she popped the […]

by · February 23, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS
Marc Lamont Hill speaks to the audience of the SGA's Black History Month Lecture.
Photo by Terry Wright

Marc Lamont Hill Returns to Morgan for Black History Month Lecture

Benjamin McKnight III, Editor-In-ChiefHuffPost Live host and Morehouse College professor Marc Lamont Hill headlined the Black History Month lecture hosted by the SGA and Office of Student Activities on Thursday evening. The lecture, titled “Social Media and Social Justice,” also featured a panel discussion in which Morgan State professors Natasha Harris, Lorece Edwards and Raymond Winbush, moderated by fellow professor Paul Archibald. With nearly all of the seats filled, the panelists spoke to the audience about the importance and relevance of social media in today’s civil rights movements and how social media isn’t as new as many think it is. […]

by · February 5, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS