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Departments of Theater Arts, Mathematics Partner for Unique HIV/AIDS Awareness Initiative

Morgan State University today announced a new partnership with the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) to foster HIV/AIDS awareness and education in Northeast Baltimore. The partnership, a branch of the National Research Experience for Undergraduates Program (NREUP), will give MSU students interdisciplinary experience between the arts and mathematics in developing stage plays that educate viewers about the research and design …

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MSU Professors Named Among Daily Record’s Top 100 Women

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Dr. Lorece V. Edwards Director of Community Practice & Outreach Morgan State University Dr. Lorece V. Edwards is a committed scholar and teacher, a health professional of the first order and an innovator in the field of HIV and AIDS. “My most significant  accomplishment to date has been raising the awareness of the issue of HIV/AIDS among women and giving them a voice,” …

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Yacob Astatke Makes History as National Outstanding Engineering Educator

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Morgan State Professor Yacob Astatke recently received the American Society for Engineering Education’s ‘National Outstanding Teaching Award.’ Dr. Astatke, who teaches electrical engineering in the Clarence M. Mitchell School of Engineering, was selected from a national pool of faculty and instructors teaching parallel engineering or engineering technology courses at two-year or four-year colleges. “This is really a great recognition for me, but especially …

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Christian Kameni, Morgan’s Latest Fulbright Scholar

Christian Kameni, a graduating senior in the Department of History was notified last month of his acceptance in the Fulbright Scholar Program. Kameni will study and teach in Paris beginning this summer, and is excited about the potential for his experience to move him towards a career goal of diplomacy and international affairs. He is the 131st Morgan State student …

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Landscape Architecture Professor Appointed to City Architecture Panel

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Professor Diane Jones Allen, Department of Landscape Architecture, has been appointed to the Urban Design and Architecture Review Panel (UDARP) for the City of Baltimore. UDARP advises the Department of Planning, the Planning Commission and other City agencies on matters of urban design, architecture and landscape architecture. Specifically, the Panel is empowered to provide review and professional design assistance of …

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New Peace Corps Recruitment Office Comes to Morgan

Morgan State University today announced its successful bid to establish a Peace Corps Recruiting Office on campus.  MSU is now part of the mid-Atlantic region of the Peace Corps, a consortium including institutions in Maryland, Virginia, D.C., West Virginia and North Carolina. Dr. Elizabeth Gunn, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Coordinator of the Peace Corps Program, will be supervise the Campus Recruiter and …

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Morgan Chemistry Professor Receives Maryland Innovation Award

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Dr. Kadir Aslan, Professor of Chemistry at Morgan State University, has recently described and demonstrated the use of a new crystallization technology, called metal-assisted and microwave-assisted evaporative crystallization (MA-MAEC). The MA-MAEC technology was the subject of Morgan’s first ever patent full application in its over 140-year history. At the laboratory bench scale, the MA-MAEC technology affords for the selective growth …

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