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Morgan State University gathers in the Hill Field House for the final commencement of Morgan’s 150th celebration

Morgan State University gathers in the Hill Field House for the final commencement of Morgan’s 150th celebration

by Akira Kyles, Editor-In-ChiefMorgan State University administration, faculty, graduates and their families gathered in the Talmadge L. Hill Field House to celebrate the 142nd commencement ceremony Friday morning. This December marks the final commencement part of the Morgan State sesquicentennial celebration. The keynote was given by the honorable Boyd K. Rutherford, Lt. Gov. of Maryland. Rutherford advised the students to not fear failure and keep advancing. “As you take the next big step, remember, you’ve been preparing for this. You are prepared for this,” said Rutherford. “You’re ready to move on…So don’t be afraid of the future, most of all, […]

by · December 16, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, LOCAL NEWS, NATIONAL NEWS, SECTIONS, SPECIAL COVERAGE
Spokesman Wrap-Up: The Bears end the season 1-10

Spokesman Wrap-Up: The Bears end the season 1-10

by Ty’rique Sims, Assistant Sports EditorThe Morgan State Bears football team wrapped up their 2017 season the same way they begun it, in defeat, as they loss 45-32  to Norfolk State University. The team that suited up in the season finale was a completely different team that suited up in the first week. A switch in player personnel at a few positions, injuries and inconsistency from both the offense and defense, led to the tale of two teams. The Bears had a strong defense coming into the season, led by senior defensive lineman Jai Franklin and junior defensive backs Carl […]

by · November 28, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, SPORTS

Morgan State bookstore management falls under Barnes and Noble

by Penelope Blackwell, Campus News EditorSeven weeks after it was set to open, Barnes and Noble will officially outsource and manage the Morgan State University bookstore on Nov. 20. New management was delayed due to the university not being ready. “Barnes and Noble will take over the bookstore in mid-November. This may shift to January in the spring semester, we are not sure. October 1st was the original deadline, but it was pushed back because we are not ready,” said Sidney Evans, the vice president for finance and management. Currently, MSU owns and operates the university bookstore on campus, but […]

by · November 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS

Lady Bears Basketball post 2-1 record through first three games

by Ty’rique Sims, Assistant Sports EditorThe Lady Bears basketball team tipped-off their 2017-2018 season last week. The team is led by senior guard Braennan Farrar and senior forward Tykayrah Williams. Both Farrar and Williams were selected to the preseason All-MEAC teams. The Lady Bears roster this season is a lot different than last year’s. With the departures of Zuri White, Chelsea Mitchell, Jayde Duncan and Ivy Harrington, head coach Edward Davis signed new additions to the team. Junior transfers Naomi Bolasingh and Kayla Horn, along with Adreonia Coleman and Auneshia Williams and freshman Kelbi Lewis. The Lady Bears also will […]

by · November 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, SECTIONS, SPORTS

An update on the status of Morgan’s work study program

by Imani Lewis, Contributing WriterMorgan State University’s work study students faced some financial changes this semester, which led to increased speculation of budget cuts within the work study program. Federal work study is a federal program at Morgan State that was established to assist in finding job placement for undergraduate students who may qualify for part-time, on and off-campus jobs. Student eligibility is based on regulations and confidential information regarding the student’s financial status.   “Our work study award has not been decreased nor has it been increased. The same amount that the Department of Education has been giving us […]

by · November 13, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, COLLEGE, SECTIONS