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Morgan State University Moves to Return to Its Athletic Greatness

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CONTACT: Floyd Kerr, 443-885-3050 This past May 20, Morgan State University President David Wilson began acting on recommendations from the university’s Return to Greatness Steering Committee. The group, commissioned by President Wilson in June 2013, had been charged with conducting a strategic assessment of Morgan’s football program, identifying best practices for operating a Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) program, ... Read More »

Morgan VP for Research Selected as 2014 American Chemical Society Fellow

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CONTACT Mr. Clinton R. Coleman, Director, Public Relations & Communications Morgan State University 443-885-3256; Katherine Hoffman, Manager, ACS Fellows Program American Chemical Society 410-286-5749; BALTIMORE, MD. — Morgan State University Vice-President for Research and Economic Development, Dr. Victor R. McCrary, Jr., was selected to the 2014 class of Fellows of the American Chemical Society (ACS).  Ninety-nine individuals were ... Read More »

eFocus News speaks with Dr. Wilson about the historic China MOU

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Living Education eFocus News had the honor of talking with Dr. David Wilson, president, Morgan State University about the historic Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of China and Historically Black Colleges & Universities. Dr. Wilson led a delegation of presidents and senior administrators from eight American Historically Black Colleges & Universities as they signed an MOU with the China Education Association for International ... Read More »

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; (China) Carol Crabbe 202-461-2215; 571-232-5615; (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 ... Read More »

Camp Counselor Forges Lasting Bonds

Harrison West

Harrison West, a 2014 Morgan State Psychology Graduate, was recently featured in the Washington Post. Mr. West is recognized for his 7-year service as a program assistant and mentor for young boys at Camp Moss Hollow located in Fauquier County,VA. Mr. West was the President of the Morgan State Chapter of Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology and ... Read More »

Morgan History Makers: Martin and Nampeo McKenney – Class of 1959

Martin and Nampeo

“…We put out some of the first data from the Census Bureau that was on the black population, and some of the first reports (on those data). And I got a number of awards for that.” — Nampeo McKenney “I remember one Sunday, (Dr. King) looked at us, and he smiled, and he said, ‘I hope my sermon met you ... Read More »

University Responds to Portrayal of Facts

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Division of Student Affairs Office of the Vice President I am following up in response to the inaccurate information recently published in the personal blog of Mr. Brian Stewart and subsequently reported by the Baltimore Sun and the HBCU Digest regarding a discrimination complaint filed by Mr. Stewart. The fraternity chapter referenced by Mr. Stewart was found responsible for violating ... Read More »

Transportation Internship Program Propels Students into the Workforce

Transportation Internship Program Students

Eight graduate students specializing in transportation at Morgan State University recently completed a yearlong internship program designed to prepare them for successful careers as analysts or planners in their field. The program, a joint initiative of Morgan and the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), has been a model of workforce development for more than 30 years. Students in the MDOT-MSU ... Read More »