Perry  Sweeper

Director of Student Media

 

M.A. - Publications Design; University of Baltimore
B.A. - Graphic Design and Illustration; Morgan State University

Perry Sweeper serves as the Director of Student Media. He has been a part of the Student Publications staff since 2003. Currently he oversees the daily operations of the Spokesman Newspaper and the Promethean Yearbook.

His motto for Student Media is “theory plus practice, equals experience,” by which he is committed to creating an environment where students can gain valuable skills to prepare for their places in the professional world. As an example of his own motto, Sweeper’s experiences as a student while matriculating at Morgan afforded him the opportunity to gain positions with the Afro-American Newspaper, Washington Post Magazine and as a part of artist teams for projects with Vitamin Water, Boost Mobile, Heineken, The United Negro College Fund and other notable companies.

He is a member of Alpha Nu Omega Fraternity, Inc. and affiliated with the Society of Publication Designers, National Association of Black Journalists and the American Institute of Graphic Arts.