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Reorganizing SA+P

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The School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P) recently restructured its academic unit in hopes to achieve the following goals: Goal 1: To increase efficiencies and streamline activities among the various academic Goal 2: To tap the intellectual synergies of disciplines to foster transdisciplinary and collaborative engagements that benefit students and faculty. Goal 3: To utilize the lean and more organized structure …

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Former Morgan State Music Major wins International Vocal Competition

Issachach Savage wins International Vocal Competition

Former Morgan State University Music Major and choir member Issachah Savage just won all four prizes in The International Wagner Vocal Competition.  Issachah won the First place prize, the Orchestra’s choice, the Audience’s choice, and the Speight Jenkins Award which is a featured appearance in a special concert full of famous opera celebrities.  Issachah happened to win this award on …

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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 …

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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 …

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Destination 1 Highlighted on AIABaltimore Magazine

Destination One AIA

Destination One (2013 Design Build Artscape Project) was highlighted on the May 2014 AIABaltimore Monthly Newsletter focusing on Winners of the 2013 AIABaltimore Excellence in Design Awards. On May 28, AIABaltimore hosted at the Center for the Built Environment and Infrastructure Studies (CBEIS) the “Highlighting Local Talent: Presentations by AIABaltimore Design Excellence Award Recipients”. School of Architecture and Planning students …

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Architecture Student recipient of President’s Creative Award

At the Spring 2014 Commencement exercises on Saturday, May 17th, Architecture and Environmental Design (BSAED) graduate, Ralph Harper, was named the 2014 recipient of the President’s Award for Exceptional Creative Achievement. The award, established in 1953 by Dr. Martin D. Jenkins, President of what was then Morgan State College, has been a tradition to encourage and give recognition to the …

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Planning Student awarded MAC-CAE scholarship to travel to India

Jessica Molina, 3+2 (Architecture & Environmental Design and City and Regional Planning) student, will be traveling to India this summer for 8 weeks as the recipient of the Mid-Atlantic Consortium-Center for Academic Excellence (MAC-CAE) scholarship.  As part of Summer Cultural Immersion Program in Bengali and Hindi, Jessica will complete 60 hours of community service and 72 hours per week  learning …

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Architecture Students Travel to Liberia For Design Challenge

MSU School of Architecture and Planning adjunct professor, Stan Britt, and students Thuy Do, and Zoia Jenkins. (AFRO/Courtesy Photo)

During the 2014 spring break, undergraduate students from the Architecture and Environmental Design program, Thuy Do, Zoia Jenkins, and Zahra Naserdeghan, with Professor Stanford Britt, FAIA, traveled to Liberia to visit the campus of Tubman University and participated in a design challenge with students from two other Historically Black Universities (HBCU) Howard University in Washington D.C. and Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, …

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