ASANTE: ASANTE provides high school students the opportunity to earn their community service credit by working with faculty and staff throughout the University. In addition to developing those skills, which are essential to the world of work, high school students broaden their understanding of how a University operates and they also learn about the career opportunities available at an institution of higher learning.
AYA: AYA was created to empower female students who are randomly selected through advisement of guidance counselors in the high schools of Baltimore City so that they may acheiev academic excellence.
BROTHER 2 BROTHER: is a mentoring organization that focuses on the needs of High School Males in the Baltimore Metropolitan area. We focus on building Interpersonal Skills, Trust, Brother-hood, Community awareness and above anything else Aware-ness of Academic Achievement.
CAMPUS PALS: Campus Pals is a volunteer service program, which gives elementary and middle school students throughout the nation an opportunity to visit and learn about a prominent HBCU. As campus pals tour guide, it is your responsibility to ensure that these students have a pleasurable visit, and also leave more informed about Morgan State University historical background. It is your duty to maintain a level of respect, dignity, and pride for Morgan State's campus and instill that pride into every student that visit the campus. Upon relaying information to our visiting students it must be a priority as tour guides to learn as mush as possible about this historical institution as possible so you will not inform our visiting students inaccurately.
DYNAMIC DIVA'S: Dynamic Diva's is an innovative social program designed to help students in the areas of self esteem, character building, confidence and self worth. The program annually hosts a fashion extraganza that allows high school students to model with college students through fashion shows. Students learn about the fashion and design industry as well as techiniques.
JAHOD: Jahod (Journey through Academic Hurdles Otherwise Distant) is a volunteer mentoring program housed on the campus of Morgan State University. The purpose is to exhibit an atmosphere that promotes finer womanhood for Baltimore City High School females. The program's focus will be to produce academically motivated females: prepare adolescent females for an effortless transition into the real world: and to develop females who will take the initiative to help change the poor conditions of their immediate community.
K.U.U.M.B.A: K.U.U.M.B.A (Kreating Unity Utilizing Morgan and Baltimore Adoloesence) is a tutoring and mentoring program for adolescents between the ages of 11 to 15. It was created in an effort to address the needs of many young people who are ill- prepared for life's challenges. The primary goal is to reduce juvenile violence, delinquency and truancy by improving the educational performance and developing the life survival skills of juveniles. The program's mission is to raise the aspiration levels of juveniles by affording them continuing exposure to the University's environment. Academic enrichment, knowledge about drug abuse and AIDS, peer resistance skills, leadership development activities along with discussions on the importance of positive social attitudes and behaviors are addressed.
KWANZAA: Kwanzaa is an African American holiday celebrated by Morgan State University on the first Saturday in December. Children throughout the City of Baltimore are invited to the campus to learn about the fundamental values and traditions upon which African people have built a civilization, culture and character. Music games, exhibits, food, dance and storytelling and a number of other activities are used to explain the Seven Principals of Kwanzaa.
MSU TUTORING CORPS: MSU tutoring Corps provides educational, social and cultural learning opportunities to students in the Baltimore area. The goal of the program is to help other programs reduce the dropout rate of African American youth in public schools. Creative tutoring, stress management, methods of problem solving and positive communication skills are emphasized to improve reading, writing and math skills.
NIANI: Niani is an after school program designed to provide educational, social, cultural and leadership learning opportunities to elementary children in order to help them excel on national and statewide standardized tests. The program focuses on areas of creative tutoring, anger management, methods of problem solving, positive communicative skills, African American enrichment and leadership opportunities.
SASY: SASY (Sisters Advancing Sisterhood in Youth) is a big sister/ little sister program for high school females. Topics that focus on health, beauty, sex education, male-female relationships and post-secondary education are used to promote self-pride and sisterhood. A group of young Morgan women mentor high school females to help better their social ailments. The ultimate goal is to bring young ladies together in an environment that promotes sisterhood. Incorporated are activities that center around the four program components.
STOMP ON HIV: Stomp on HIV is a program designed to reveal the naked truth about safe sex and HIV/AIDS awareness, through interactive group sessions, positive role models, and an HIV/AIDS Resource Fair. With HIV on the rise within the African American community and among the youth and young adults ages 13-24, it is imperative that education and awareness are widely distributed throughout urban areas so that the stigma of HIV/AIDS can be lifted. With the notion that knowledge is equivalent to power, it is the goal of the Stomp on HIV program to empower the community, local high schools and surrounding colleges and universities by supplying the information necessary to adequately equip everyone with the knowledge and understanding of HIV/AIDS.
Y.E.S. 2 COLLEGE (Youth Empowerment Summit): Y.E.S. 2 College is a dynamic, innovative, one day youth conference which helps middle and high school youth explore the many reasons to attend a college or university. This interactive conference is coordinated by supportive and knowledgable Morgan State University students.