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Morgan State University students take a stand against poor food quality on campus

Morgan State University students take a stand against poor food quality on campus

by Akira Kyles, Managing Editor Straying from her usual turkey sandwich, Shirleyanna Davis, a junior psychology major, decided to get a crispy chicken sandwich with extra honey mustard, lettuce, tomato and peppers on a roll from the Student Center food court. After consuming the sandwich, she became sick and threw up, twice, according to Davis. After telling her friends Dasianna Coates, a junior psychology major, and Kardel Howard, a junior electrical engineering major, they decided this was unacceptable and it was time for a change. “We don’t pay to get sick, we pay to eat good food,” said Coates. “And […]

Students of Morgan State join in on national anthem protest

Students of Morgan State join in on national anthem protest

by Blair Young, Staff WriterThe controversy around the national anthem has made its way to Morgan State University, as two students have started a petition in order to change the way pre-game ceremonies should be held on campus. “After learning the racist history of “The Star-Spangled Banner”, we felt that students should be presented with another choice,” said Kendra Hawkins, senior multiplatform production major. “We have to continue on what Kaepernick started,” she added. Hawkins is referring to the ongoing protest by NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and many other players, in which they kneel during the playing of the National […]

by · September 27, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, SECTIONS