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Journalist Roland S. Martin Delivers Morgan State University December Commencement Address To Record 437 Graduates

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The First of Three Commencement Exercises Commemorating the University’s Sesquicentennial Anniversary Highlighted by Recognition of Morgan’s 50,000th Graduate    Roland S. Martin, nationally syndicated columnist, author and noted broadcast journalist, was the keynote speaker at Morgan State University’s (MSU) 2016 December Commencement celebration, the first of three special commencement ceremonies commemorating Morgan’s Sesquicentennial Anniversary. During the commencement exercises, held in …

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Journalist Roland S. Martin To Deliver Morgan State University December Commencement Address

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Nearly 400 Graduates to Participate in the First of Three Commencement Exercises Commemorating the University’s Sesquicentennial Anniversary Morgan State University (MSU) President David Wilson today announced that nationally syndicated columnist, author and noted broadcast journalist Roland S. Martin will be the commencement speaker for the University’s graduation ceremony to be held on Friday, December 16, 2016 in the University’s Talmadge Hill …

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Morgan Graduates Celebrate School’s 140th Commencement

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House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi Delivers Keynote to Nearly 850 Graduates Morgan State University (MSU) today celebrated its 140th Commencement featuring House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi delivering the keynote address before thousands of students, alumni, family, friends and invited guests in the Talmadge Hill Field House on the campus. Pelosi joined MSU President David Wilson to congratulate the more than …

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Morgan State Receives $517,000 Grant for Travelers EDGE Program

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Funding Supports Travelers EDGE Scholars in Actuarial Science and Graves Honors Programs As part of an ongoing partnership with The Travelers Companies, Morgan State University (MSU) has received a $517,000 Travelers Foundation grant. The grant will be used to fund the Travelers EDGE (Empowering Dreams for Graduation and Employment) program in the University’s business and science schools during the 2016-17 academic …

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House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi Marks Historic 140th Spring Commencement At Morgan

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Morgan State University President David Wilson announced today that the first woman Speaker of the House of Representatives and current House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi will be the keynote speaker for the University’s 140th Spring Commencement exercises. “I am very pleased to announce that Leader Pelosi will be this spring’s commencement speaker,” said Dr. Wilson. “She is a Baltimore native …

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Academic Achievement, Social Justice Highlighted during Morgan’s Winter Commencement

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Nearly 370 degree candidates, along with their families, friends and supporters; university faculty and administrators; special guests and members of the media, crowded the Talmadge L. Hill Field House for the third Winter Commencement Exercises of Morgan State University, on Dec. 18. The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr., founder and president of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition and longtime civil rights, …

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Jesse Jackson Sr. Delivers December Commencement Address

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University Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act of 1965 The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr., noted civil rights leader and human rights activist, was the keynote speaker today as 365 individuals celebrated their graduation at Morgan State University’s third December commencement. Today’s graduation exercises in the Hill Field House marked the University’s 50th anniversary commemoration of the Voting Rights …

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Jesse Jackson Sr. to Deliver December Commencement Address

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University Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act of 1965 Morgan State University President David Wilson today announced that the Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr., noted civil rights leader and human rights activist, will be the keynote speaker for the University’s December commencement, which will be held on Dec. 18, 2015 at 10 a.m. in the Talmadge Hill Field House. …

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Nelson Mandela’s widow urges Morgan State grads to change the world

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As more than 800 students celebrated their graduation from Morgan State University on Saturday, human rights activist Graca Machel urged them to use their education to transform the world into a better place. “It has been proved that education sows the seeds of transformation. … It helps build bridges across cultures,” Machel said under sunny skies at the university’s Hughes …

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Morgan Celebrates University’s 139th Commencement Ceremony

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Nearly 900 Undergraduate, Graduate, and Honors Degrees Awarded Today at Hughes Memorial Stadium, Morgan State University held its 139th Commencement Ceremony awarding nearly 900 combined undergraduate, graduate and honors degrees to the spring Class of 2015. The graduation event, which was attended by family members, friends and supporters, featured a commencement address from the Honorable Graca Machel, widow of former …

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