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Zipcar car zooms its way to Morgan State

Zipcar car zooms its way to Morgan State

by Akira Kyles, Managing EditorMorgan State University students, faculty and staff now have a new way to get around town between classes thanks to the new Zipcars on campus. In an announcement sent out to the campus on Monday, Morgan has now made Zipcar available for everyone to use. Students can use it if they are at least 18 years old or older. To use the service, MSU students must sign up to become a member for $15. Zipcar is a car sharing service that operates 24/7 in most cities across the country. After becoming a member, students can reserve […]

by · August 29, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS

My Commute to Morgan

by Devon Ashby, Staff WriterThe fall semester at Morgan State University has officially begun, but a large number of students are still without housing assignments, including myself. As a resident of Rockville, MD, in Montgomery County, I have to commute to school. I don’t have access to a car, so I have to get up early every morning and take at least one bus and two trains every day, and a trip that normally only lasts 45 minutes turns into two to three hours. For just one day, a trip from Twinbrook Station, the Metro train station near my house, […]

by · August 23, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, PERSPECTIVES, Social Commentary
T'Asia Muhammad (Left) sits down with The MSU Spokesman's Zanha Armstrong (Right) to talk about her experiences in life and at Morgan State University. Photo Credit Tramon Lucas

A Conversation with T’Asia Muhammad

by Zanha Armstrong, Staff WriterT’Asia Muhammad, a transfer student who was born in Illinois, is currently running to be the next Miss Morgan State University. Should she win, Muhammad will be the first Muslim Miss Morgan. She aspires to be a midwife, a decision that came from her fascination with pregnancy and babies. I had the opportunity to have a conversation with Muhammad as she gave some insight on who she is and the path she took that led her to Morgan State University. Zanha: Who is T’Asia Muhammad? Tell me about yourself, your childhood, what has made you who […]

by · April 4, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, MSU Spotlight
Mr. Morgan receives backlash for ‘All Lives Matter’ comments

Mr. Morgan receives backlash for ‘All Lives Matter’ comments

by Benjamin McKnight, III, Editor-In-Chief Morgan State University student leader, Mr. Morgan Andrew Mitchell, has received serious backlash following his Instagram post, expressing his views on “All Lives Matter” and “Black Lives Matter.” On Thursday evening, Morgan students took to social media when a picture of Mitchell wearing a shirt that said “All Lives Matter” began circulating through Twitter. With it, Mitchell added the following caption; – “Black lives won’t matter until they matter to us as black people. ‘All Lives Matter’ is this statement not true? How about we stop being ignorant and start thinking for ourselves. Let’s not […]

by · October 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · SECTIONS
Getting to know the new Miss Morgan

Getting to know the new Miss Morgan

by Devon Ashby, Staff WriterMorgan State University recently named a new Miss Morgan State to its royal court for the 2016-2017 academic school year. Kayla Natae Lawrence, a senior strategic communications major, replaced Chelsea Johnson after she resigned to pursue an internship opportunity at ESPN. Lawrence is from Elizabeth, New Jersey, a predominantly Hispanic city. She describes herself as a young, “vibrant-but-quiet, African-American girl,” who loves spending time with friends and family. Upon being named to the royal court for the first time in her collegiate career, she explained her reaction when hearing the news was being scared, not of […]

by · August 29, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, MSU Spotlight, SECTIONS