Schools & Colleges
AFRO Agent of Change: How Entrepreneur Matthew Reeds is Improving Health Literacy in the Black Community
During his senior year as an undergraduate at Morgan State University, Matthew Reeds began laying the groundwork for a nonprofit organization. It was 2017, and his mission was to address what he described as “insufficient government and healthcare services in Baltimore.”
Advancements, Invention and Discovery Recognized at Morgan’s Fifth Annual Innovation of the Year Awards
At Morgan State University, Leadership, Innovation and Excellence are three of the six core values the Morgan community proudly upholds. In an effort to recognize outstanding examples of these values demonstrated each year on Morgan’s campus, the Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) hosts an annual Innovation of the Year awards ceremony.
There were few portraits of Black historical figures on the walls of the Maryland Senate building in Annapolis. The omission did not escape Sen. William C. Smith Jr. (D-Montgomery). Smith joined Morgan State University alum Ernest Shaw Jr., an artist and teacher from West Baltimore, to unveil a painting of a young Thurgood Marshall, also born in Baltimore.
Morgan State University Professor Anthony Estreet Named CEO of the National Association of Social Workers
Morgan State University (MSU) professor and alum Anthony Estreet, Ph.D., has been selected to step into the role of chief executive officer for the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). Estreet, who previously served as chair of the Master of Social Work Program at MSU, will step into the role on Feb. 6.