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Psi Chi Honor Society Featured in International Magazine

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The MSU Chapter of Psi Chi was recently featured in “Eye on Psi Chi” a publication of Psi Chi, The International Honor Society in Psychology. The article highlights the history of the MSU Psi Chi chapter, including the distinction of being the second Psi Chi chapter to be established at an HBCU. Dr. Carrol Perrino and Ms. Natasha Otto are ... Read More »

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 ... 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; 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 ... Read More »

Morgan Summer Program Mentors Young African Leaders

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Twenty-five young leaders from 18 African countries are on the campus of Morgan State University during June and July taking part in a multi-disciplinary learning experience. The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) comes to Morgan’s Public Management Institute to explore some of the key issues facing communities around the world including financial management, public health, the environment and policy analysis. ... Read More »

MSU Choir Middle East Tour – Day 11

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Day 11 – Back to Dubai Today we drove back to Dubai for our flight home, departing the hotel at 2:00 AM for a 5:30 AM flight on May 30 (remember we are eight hours ahead of you). We reluctantly left our City Seasons hotel in Abu Dhabi (as this was our best accommodation on the tour).  We had a pleasant hour and a ... Read More »

MSU Choir Middle East Tour – Day 10

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Today was a good day. Quite like Oman, we have two very fine guides for the country of the United Arab Emirates. Given that we have two buses on this tour, one for the choir and one for the “shadow group,” one guide is assigned to each group. After a very exhausting Carmina Burana performance on last night, the group ... Read More »

MSU Choir Middle East Tour – Day 9

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Travel Day to Abu Dhabi We left our Dubai hotel of two days – Hotel CityMax – at 9:30AM for an hour and a half drive to Abu Dhabi. On the way to Abu Dhabi, we stopped to take photos of the most luxurious hotel in the world—the Burj Al Arab! Some felt compelled to touch the water at the ... Read More »

MSU Choir Middle East Tour – Day 8

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Day 8 in Dubai: Today’s post will have more photos than narrative, as there was so much to see and share, and it is late.  This morning, we visited another mosque: The Jumeriah Mosque – a magnificent example of modern Islamic architecture.  The reason for another visit to a mosque was the presentation of local culture and customs given by ... Read More »

MSU Choir Middle East Tour – Day 7

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Day 7 in Dubai, UAE: Today, we traveled from Muscat, Oman to Dubai, United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.).  This was a seven-hour drive by bus, but quite enlightening to see the terrain of a foreign country.  Earlier you may have read about Muscat being in a volcanic bowl, thus all the mountains around the city.  The actual name for the volcanic ... Read More »