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Morgan State University Researchers Receive NASA Awards

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For Immediate Release March 16, 2015                                              Contact: Dr. Victor R. McCrary VP for Research & Economic Development 443-885-4631 The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has recognized two Morgan State University (MSU) research scientists for their technical efforts. The two researchers are part of a team of Morgan State University scientists who work on the Goddard Earth Sciences Technology ... Read More »

Morgan Professor K. Nyerere Ture’ On Lessons from Ferguson

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Almost 50 years ago, an 11-member panel convened by President Lyndon B. Johnson investigated the causes of the 1960s urban riots and proposed intervention strategies for the federal government to transform American society into a real cosmopolitan canopy that included and protected all minorities as full citizens. This panel issued their findings in the “Report of the National Advisory Commission on Civil ... Read More »

White House Honors MSU’s Tanya Rush as Champion of Change


Tanya Rush, Morgan State University’s associate vice president for Student Affairs was among those recognized by the White House on Tuesday (Feb. 24, 2015) as what it calls the “Champions of Change who drive the college completion agenda.” Rush and ten other Historically Black College and University administrators, faculty and staff members were honored for their work to ensure the ... Read More »

Extraordinary People: Dr. Jonathan Farley

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The CBS television station of Rochester, New York (the third-largest city in New York State) profiled Morgan State University Associate Professor of Mathematics, Dr. Jonathan Farley; the segment was called “Extraordinary People: Hollywood Math and Science.” View original article here. Read More »

Sidney Evans Named MSU’s VP, Finance and Management

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Morgan State University (MSU) President David Wilson has appointed Sidney H. Evans Jr. as the university’s new vice president for finance and management. He replaces Raymond C. Vollmer, who retired from Morgan in June 2014, after 40 years of service. Evans served as the senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer for Howard University from 2005 to 2009, managing ... Read More »

Gloria Gibson Appointed Provost and Senior VP at Morgan State

Gloria GIbson

Morgan State University President David Wilson today announced the appointment of Gloria J. Gibson, Ph.D. as provost and senior vice president for Academic Affairs. “I commend the selection committee for its diligent and exhaustive work to find just the right candidate to fill this vital position, and they did a fine job. Dr. Gibson impressed us as an extraordinary leader,” ... Read More »

SAP Professor Featured in NYC Online Publication

The Hungry March Band practicing on the Williamsburg Waterfront, 2001 | Photo by Daniel Campo

New York City is blessed with magnificent open spaces that accommodate many different types of traditional recreation: you can fly a kite, play ball, picnic, stroll. But the best way to determine what kinds of uses should go where, to design and plan our landscapes of play, might not always be from the top down. After all, the wide-ranging interests ... Read More »

Professor Selected for Project on First Generation College Student Success


Strategic Communication Professor Selected for Project on First Generation College Student Success The Interactivity Foundation ( is proud to announce that Morgan State’s Dr. Laura Dorsey-Elson will be joining us as a panelist in our First Generation Students: Possibilities for Success project.  Given how extensively Morgan State works to enroll, mentor, and graduate first generation students through university studies, we are very excited to ... Read More »

Morgan Professor Selected Among Cohort of Ambassadors for Childhood

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The Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI) and the Alliance for Childhood are pleased to announce the formation of the second cohort of Ambassadors for Childhood. The Ambassadors for Childhood program, an initiative within the Decade for Childhood, enlists leading children’s experts and advocates in encouraging all organizations to consider children in their decision-making. Ambassadors secure commitments from individuals, organizations, ... Read More »