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Soul On Ice, the story behind the film

Soul On Ice, the story behind the film

by Maliik Obee, Staff Writer Even though 23 teams in the NHL are based in the U.S., hockey has yet to translate on a larger scale to the African-American youth. Director Damon Kwame Mason is out to inform the world of hockey’s black history, as well as inspire the next generation. “Hockey needs that Michael Jordan type of player,” said Mason, “Hockey is ready for that black superstar”. Mason looks to inspire that next great black player with his documentary Soul on Ice, which shares a name with the acclaimed book of Black Panther, Eldridge Cleaver. Soul on Ice breaks […]

by · February 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, CAMPUS NEWS, MOVIES, MSU Spotlight, SECTIONS, THEATER
Photo of Gerald Williams, courtesy of Social Media

Remembering Gerald “Gwopa” Williams Jr.

by Ahjahnae LaQuer, Managing Editor Gerald Williams Jr., affectionately called, “Jerry” by his family or “Gwopa” by his friends, will be remembered for his giant stature and even bigger heart. “Gerald was probably the tallest person on campus. And the man had a good heart, he was a comedian, man he was funny. He always made jokes about the smallest things,” said junior business management major, Corey Dyson, after a prayer circle that was held in Williams’ honor the day after his death. As Dyson sat in the academic quad of Morgan’s campus, fond memories came rushing in of the […]

by · February 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS, SPECIAL COVERAGE
Omega Psi Phi Fall 2015 Probate

Omega Psi Phi Fall 2015 Probate

Photos by Terry Wright, Staff Photographer Enjoy photos from the Morgan chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fall 2015 Probate!

by · November 17, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, GREEK LIFE
Grand Opening of the Earl G. Graves School of Business and Management

Grand Opening of the Earl G. Graves School of Business and Management

By Akira Kyles, Staff WriterSixty-two years ago this past September, Earl G. Graves Sr., stepped onto the campus of Morgan State College with dreams, aspirations, and a desire to make a difference in this world. Friday morning, Graves returned to Morgan State University as founder and publisher of Black Enterprise Magazine, to be honored in the grand opening of the Earl G. Graves School of Business and Management, named after him. The building was an $80 million investment from many supporters and contributors, including Graves. There are currently 1,300 students enrolled into this school of business. Supporters such as Lt. […]

by · November 13, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · ALUMNI, CAMPUS NEWS