Morgan In The News
New Dean of Morgan State’s School of Global Journalism and Communication Emphasizes Community-Based Reporting
Jackie Jones was hooked on journalism in college after realizing that her series of articles about students demanding better food options had spurred a change at George Washington University. As the new dean of Morgan State University’s School of Global Journalism and Communication, Jones said she’ll ensure that students learn to report based on community needs.
Morgan State University announced that the school was awarded a five-year, $7.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Defense to help establish the Center for Advanced Electro-Photonics with 2D Materials.
As HBCUs look inward, they focus on the need to preserve their history and find ways to share it with the community at large. In northeast Baltimore, there's a treasure trove of history to be shared, and it's right on the campus of Morgan State University.
Morgan State University President David K. Wilson has no shortage of accomplishments that he can rightfully be proud of at the institution he has led since 2010. But the accomplishment that he holds dearest is the $5 Scholarship Fund he established in 2011. It’s personal for him.