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Morgan State University student Chinedu Nwokeafor, flanked by students from the schools within the HBCU coalition, speaking on the site of Tuesday's hearing.
Photo by Devon Ashby

HBCU students make presence known at coalition lawsuit conclusion

by Devon Ashby, Staff WriterStudents and alumni from Maryland’s four historically black universities showed up in solidarity for the final hearing of the lawsuit against the state of Maryland for lack of funding and duplicating programs. A coalition representing Bowie State University, Morgan State University, Coppin State University and University of Maryland-Eastern Shore sued the state to ensure that they are properly funded, and that their niche programs like nursing, cyber security and agriculture, among others, are properly funded. “When you create those niche programs and fund them properly, you’ll see an influx of students and dollars go into those […]

by · February 22, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · LOCAL NEWS, SECTIONS
Sophomore Breannan Farrar attempts a pass against University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
Photo by Terry Wright.

Lady Bears end season on three-game skid

by Devon Ashby, Staff WriterThe Morgan State Women’s Basketball team ended the regular season with a home loss to University of Maryland Eastern Shore, 50-42. In what turned out to be a very defensive oriented showdown on Senior Night for the Bears, both teams shot under 25 percent in the first half and the score at halftime was just 20-18 in favor of Morgan. Even in the second half, UMES struggled to get baskets, but they got to the free throw line constantly, finishing with 23 attempts and making 13 of them. The Lady Bears, on the other hand, had very […]

by · March 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · SPORTS