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From left to right, Retired Col. Charles McGee, Reginald Rogers, and Charles Muondi at the Tuskegee Airman Symposium luncheon.
Photo by Maliik Obee.

Morgan hosts Tuskegee Airman for symposium [Lookbook]

Maliik Obee, Staff Writer and Benjamin McKnight III, Editor-in-ChiefAs part of Morgan State University’s Black History Month celebrations, the Earl G. Graves School of Business and Army ROTC hosted the Tuskegee Airman Symposium today. Retired Col. Charles McGee, a member of the Army Air Corps, spoke to an audience about his military experience during the desegregation of the armed forces, which began with segregated units. McGee’s accomplishments include over 400 combat missions through three wars – a record that has yet to be broken – before retiring in 1973. The day’s festivities also included an induction of new members into […]

by · February 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS
Donald Trump speaking at the National Guard Association's 138th General Conference and Exhibition.
Photo by Terry Wright.

Baltimore split at Trump visit

Maliik Obee, Staff WriterThere was a wide split in sentiment towards presidential candidate Donald Trump’s visit to the 2016 National Guard Association of the United States’ 138th General Conference & Exhibition at the Baltimore Convention Center on Sept. 12. Word of Trump ending closing out the three-day event drew a large crowd of supporters who despite, not having credentials to enter the event, gathered outside awaiting his motorcade. On the other hand, there were plenty opposing forces willing to let their opinions be known. The conference brings together veterans and representatives of the National Guard to participate in voting on […]

by · September 12, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · LOCAL NEWS, NATIONAL NEWS