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National Science Foundation Awards Morgan Nearly $300,000 for Informatics Research

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Morgan State University has been awarded a three-year, $297,843 research grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to conduct research on image retrieval and database archiving systems. Mahmudur Rahman, Ph.D., an assistant professor of computer science in Morgan’s School of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences, will lead the research efforts on this project. The project, which was funded through the …

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Morgan State University Students Inducted into Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society

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April 14, 2016 was a special date, as five Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) honor students at Morgan State University were inducted into Kappa Omicron Nu, the leading honor society for students in the human sciences. Desiree Latta, Shawnikia Smith,Jenna Stallworth, Lisa Thompson, and Imani Tutt are the newest members of the society’s Kappa Delta XI Chapter. La-Kia Kommeren, former …

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MSU Civil Engineering Students Win ‘University Cup’ in ACI Concrete Competition

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Congratulations to Morgan’s winning participants in the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Maryland Chapter’s Concrete Competition. This past March, 10 MSU civil engineering students on two teams, Morgan Nation and The Morgan Bears, competed against other area university teams in a concrete-mixing design and testing contest. Morgan Nation took the competition’s top spot, earning ACI’s University Cup, while The Morgan Bears …

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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 Journalism Students Recognized for Work on ‘Bridging Selma’ Project

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Last spring, students from Morgan’s School of Global Journalism and Communication (SGJC) collaborated with fellow journalism students from West Virginia University’s Reed College of Media on a unique social justice-reporting project called “Bridging Selma.” In the wake of that transformative experience, which included traveling to Selma, Ala., to gather stories firsthand, Morgan students have been recognized for their role in the …

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Morgan State University Maintains Accreditation in Business and Accounting Programs

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Morgan State University’s Earl G. Graves School of Business and Management has maintained its prestigious Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB) accreditation for both the business and the accounting programs. Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral degrees in business and accounting. “It …

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Morgan Wins Award for Community Policing Project

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Morgan State University (MSU) was awarded a grant from the Code 3 Association, a non-profit organization that exists to influence and support relationships between law enforcement and the communities they serve. In a time of strained police relations in Baltimore and cities around the country, community oriented policing offers the best solution to enhance dialogue between City residents and officials.  …

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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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Maryland’s Largest Historically Black College Named a National Treasure

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Nation’s largest preservation organization partners with Morgan State University to protect historic buildings on campus Washington (May 3, 2016) –In the latest significant effort towards preserving the rich cultural legacy of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), the National Trust for Historic Preservation today named Morgan State University a National Treasure. The National Trust and Morgan State University have partnered …

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MSU Receives UNCF Funding to Improve Student Job Placement

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WASHINGTON (April 26, 2016) – Thirty colleges have been selected as planning grant awardees for UNCF’s new Career Pathways Initiative (CPI), a highly-competitive grant process open to four-year historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and predominantly black institutions (PBIs) to help students gain the knowledge, preparation, insight and skills needed for meaningful employment upon graduation. Lilly Endowment Inc. committed $50 …

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