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Morgan State University will make history as the first HBCU to open a medical school in 45 years.

Morgan State University (MSU), the largest HBCU in the state of Maryland — known for its lavish homecomings, prominent scholars, and even an occasional late night party — also has a rich legacy in the Civil Rights Movement. At this year’s convocation and other campus events, MSU honored the legacy of hundreds of former Morgan […]

A civil rights group is suing Maryland’s Higher Education Commission for allegedly discriminating against the state’s four historically black colleges. The plaintiffs argue that Morgan State University, Coppin State University, Bowie State University and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore have underdeveloped programs because black schools are funded in a manner that puts predominately white […]

Morgan State University will receive a substantial portion of a $95.8 million five-year grant from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. BLACKVOICENEWS.COM REPORTS: The grant will allow the East Baltimore school to conduct research supporting NASA’s Earth and space science projects and…“increase the involvement of minority and women scientists in earth science research.” The grant is […]