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MSU Students Travel to Purdue for Summer Research Internship

Interdisciplinary Group to Study Data Visualization Through Homeland Security Grant Fifteen Morgan State students have been selected to go to Purdue University this June to study data visualization under a grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The interdisciplinary group will be trained and conduct research during an internship at Purdue’s VACCINE center from June 12-24. VACCINE stands for Visual …

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Congratulations Class of 2011!

Morgan Celebrates More than 1,200 Degree Recipients More than 1200 students today realized the dream of academic achievement as Morgan State University celebrated its 135th commencement exercise in the W.A.C. Hughes Memorial Stadium on the University’s main campus. Individual degrees at the baccalaureate, masters and doctoral levels were conferred to all graduates during the program. This year’s commencement speaker was Dr. Ruth Simmons, president of Brown …

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Morgan Salutes Faculty Finalist in Baltimore Screenwriting Competition

Screenwriting, Animation Lecturer Finishes Third with Original Screenplay Morgan State University Screenwriting and Animation Lecturer Darryl Wharton-Rigby placed third in the Baltimore Screenwriter’s Competition this past weekend for his screenplay, Water Works. The script is about a water maintenance worker who struggles to maintain a relationship with a female mayoral candidate. The awards ceremony was held at this year’s Maryland Film Festival. …

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Morgan Professor Named Emerging Scholar in Multicultural Research, Practice

Dr. Tiffany Fountaine, assistant director of the Center for Academic Success and Achievement, was recently awarded the American Educational Research Association’s Dr. Carlos. J. Vallejo Memorial Award for Emerging Scholarship. The award is given annually to an exemplary scholar/practitioner who produces scholarship advancing multicultural and multiethnic education within all educational, cultural, societal and social settings, contexts, levels and locations. “It …

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MSU Competes for National Title in Annual HBCU All-Star Trivia Challenge

Two-Year Competition Streak Yields More Than $22,000 in Grants to University Morgan State University congratulates and celebrates its Honda Campus All Star Challenge Team, which last month represented the university at the 22nd Annual National HCASC Championship Tournament. MSU competed as one of eight division champions out of 48 qualifying institutions, and won a $6,000 grant. Since 2009, the team …

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Morgan Receives $1 Million Gift from Bernard Osher Foundation

Morgan State University President David Wilson today announced a $1 million endowment gift from the Bernard Osher Foundation  to support the MSU Center for Continuing and Professional Studies’ Osher Re-entry Scholarship Program.  An additional $ 50,000 bridge grant award accompanied the endowment to provide financial assistance to nontraditional students enrolled in undergraduate degree programs beginning academic year 2011-2012. “This endowment gift …

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