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Guest Commentary: Morgan Alum Weighs in on Stabbings

The MSU Spokesman

March 19, 2015

By Walter Fields When I walked onto the hallowed grounds of Morgan State University as a freshman in the fall of 1977, I did so with an enormous sense of pride and an appreciation of the university’s legacy. My sister was...

I Am My Brother’s Keeper

I Am My Brother’s Keeper

November 25, 2014

Dear Peer: Is it Love?

The MSU Spokesman

November 17, 2014

Dear Peer, I’ve been dating this girl and I’m really feeling her. We have a ton in a common, but we argue a lot.  I love her a lot and I’ll do anything for her but I just feel like we are growing apart. Even though e...

VIEWPOINT: Morgan and “Greatness”

The MSU Spokesman

November 8, 2014

In hopes of boosting Morgan State University’s student enrollment, President David Wilson has opted to act on recommendations from the school’s Return to Greatness Committee to provide better equipment, scholarships and pra...

To Beat or Not to Beat: A Special Report

The MSU Spokesman

October 23, 2014

The severe discipline force NFL Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson inflicted on his four-year-old son has turned a national spotlight onto the topic of corporal punishment. Peterson’s son sustained cuts, bruises and...

Dear Peer: Does Growing Up Mean Growing Out?

The MSU Spokesman

October 22, 2014

Deer Peer, I'm graduating in the spring, but I'm scared. I've always been good at planning exactly where I want my life to go, and things usually go my way. The problem is that right now, moments after I've paid my graduation...

Dear Peer: Roommate Drama

The MSU Spokesman

October 22, 2014

Dear Peer, My roommate constantly uses my stuff. It's like she has zero boundaries. From my toothpaste to my canned goods to my pots and pans- nothing is safe. I think the worst part is that she doesn't just use my stuff, she...

Deer Peer: What is “Being Black”?

The MSU Spokesman

September 29, 2014

Dear Peer, This past week I was watching the premiere of the new show “Black-ish” with my roommates in Blount and we had this whole discussion about being black. I’m a freshman from Dallas, Texas and the last 5 weeks here...

Revisiting the Past

The MSU Spokesman

September 14, 2014

I don’t like to revisit the past. When I first entered Morgan State, I was nervous about taking any black history or black media classes because I knew that if I took the class, we would revisit emotionally heavy moments...

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