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Take Another Bow MSU Choir

photo credit: Barbara Haddock Taylor / Baltimore Sun

Under the leadership of director Eric Conway, the Morgan State University Choir has reached many milestones, from performing at Carnegie Hall to singing “Happy Birthday” to Nelson Mandela in South Africa. But the highlight of Conway’s career came last April, when Michelle Obama invited the choir to perform at the White House. In a night celebrating gospel, the choir shared …

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Maryland Governor Recognizes Morgan Family & Consumer Sciences Day Celebration

Governor Recognizes Morgan Family & Consumer Sciences Day Celebration

Family & Consumer Sciences Day is a national celebration that educates families about the importance of preparing healthy meals and “dining in” together. In recognition of the Morgan State University Department of Family and Consumer Sciences’ celebration of this second annual event, Maryland Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. issued an official proclamation appointing Dec. 3, 2015 as Family & Consumer …

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Morgan Students Study Abroad: China Trip – Day 1

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(This series of blog posts are a firsthand, real-time account of Morgan’s Study Abroad activities in China, as provided by Dr. Sumanth Reddy, Study Abroad Coordinator for the Division of International affairs. You can learn more about the Study Abroad Program here.) Leaving For China! The morning of July 11th started off gloomy with a slight drizzle in Baltimore. Students along with …

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Remediation courses helping first-year students get ahead

by WBAL - Remediation courses helping first-year students get ahead

An increasing number of colleges and universities are helping first-year students brush up on the basics before starting classes. More than half of Maryland’s high school students heading to college who need extra academic help are spending part of their summer trying to get a head start. Morgan State University is one of the many schools in the Baltimore area …

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Choir Director Eric Conway’s Blog from Argentina Tour 2015

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It is that time of the year again – the time when the Morgan State University choir shares our music with yet another part of the world!  This year’s installment takes us to the South American country of Argentina!  We will tour most of the major cities in this country including Rosario, Córdoba, San Luiz, Puente del Inca, and finally …

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Celebrating Our Common Heritage in the African Diaspora

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From the James E. Lewis Museum of Art For Immediate Release, January 13, 2015 The James E. Lewis Museum of Art is pleased to present an exhibition entitled “Celebrating Our Common Heritage in the African Diaspora – Featuring the Art of Januwa Moja and Uzikee Nelson”.  This exhibition will feature works by artist couple: Januwa Moja, wearable art designer and …

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Morgan Football Returns to the Top

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With a 69-7 home win against Delaware State on the last regular game of the season — and a season-ending loss by North Carolina A&T — the Morgan Bears became Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Champions for the first time since 1979. Five teams share the MEAC title with 6-2 records, but only Morgan advanced to the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) …

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Morgan Launches New Campus Weather Station

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT:  Dr. Victor R. McCrary, VP for Research & Economic Development 443-885-4631 Morgan State University installs WeatherBug Weather Station In spring 2014, Dr. Richard Damoah formerly Universities Space Research Association scientist on the GESTSAR program at Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, MD, joined the physics department at Morgan State University (MSU) as a part-time faculty …

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The Young African Leadership Initiative

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As part of President Obama’s initiative to promote, connect and cultivate young minds, Morgan State University was proud to host the Mandela Washington fellowship also known as The Young African Leadership Initiative (Y.A.L.I).  For six weeks, 25 young African professionals, from doctors and lawyers to public servants and state officials, all arrived at Morgan for leadership preparation. Each school had …

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President Wilson Leads HBCU Delegation to China

From Top Left: John Wilson, President of Morehouse College; Beverly Hogan, President of Tougaloo College; David Wilson, From Bottom Left: President of Morgan State University; and Mr. Sheng Jianxue, Secretary General, China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE)

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  July 9, 2014 Media Contacts: Julia Wilson, 202-461-2215; 202-340-0608; jwilson@wilsonglobalcomm.com (China) Carol Crabbe 202-461-2215; 571-232-5615; ccrabbe@wilsonglobalcomm.com (U.S.) Chinese Government signs Memorandum of Understanding with Historically Black Colleges & Universities in Beijing Today HBCUs and Chinese universities meet to discuss implementation of 1,000 scholarships for HBCU students to study in China (BEIJING) – A delegation of presidents and senior administrators from eight American Historically …

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