Morgan State University

January 16, 2014

Cultural Crossroads: Opera And Cuba

January 15, 2014 - Segment 3 - It's our latest Cultural Crossroads conversation with Center for Emerging Media Cultural Editor and chanteuse extraordinaire Lea Gilmore! We start our conversation with a report back from Baltimore-based professors and musicians who visited Cuba to speak about Afro-Cuban music and opera.
January 2, 2014
Eric Conway

Eric Conway: Music of the Season

January 1, 2014 - Hour 2 - We're joined by the Director of Morgan State University's Choir, Eric Conway for music that embodies the holiday season.
December 5, 2013
Danielle Cook, 13, an eighth-grader at Afya Public Charter School, is interested in applying to Cristo Rey, but she was told that her dreadlocks go against the high school's policy. Her mother, Dawnetta Jenkins, who takes care of Danielle's hair, also has dreadlocks. After inquiries from The Sun, the school said it was doing away with the policy.

Culture & Society: Natural Hair Under Attack In Our Schools | MSU Fraternity Suspended After Rejecting Gay Student

December 5, 2013 - Segment 4 - We discuss the straight-A 8th grade student who was denied entry into a Baltimore high school because she wears dreadlocks, and the incident in which Morgan State University's (MSU) Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity has been placed on probation for discriminating against a gay student.
November 5, 2013

LGBT Students At HBCUs

November 4, 2013 - Segment 3 - We turn to the topic of LGBT students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU's), in light of last week's news that Morgan State University (MSU) student Brian Stewart, a former White House intern, came forward claiming that the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity on campus rejected him because he is gay.
October 7, 2013
Porgy and Bess - Morgan State University Vocal Studies and Opera

Opera At Morgan State University

October 7, 2013 - Segment 2 - Lea Gilmore joins us to co-host a conversation on opera at Morgan State University.
September 16, 2013
Baggage Claim

Playwright & Filmmaker David E. Talbert on “Baggage Claim”

September 16, 2013 - Segment 2 - We talk to David E. Talbert, a multiple award-winning playwright, novelist and filmmaker. His latest film Baggage Claim marks the first time an African American has written and directed a film that was adapted from his own novel.
July 25, 2013
DeWayne Wickham

Morgan State University’s New School Of Global Journalism And Communications

July 24, 2013, Segment 3 - We speak with DeWayne Wickham, Distinguished Professor of Journalism and Dean of Morgan State University's School of Global Journalism and Communication.
May 17, 2013
DeWayne Wickham

Morgan State University’s New School Of Global Journalism And Communications

May 17, 2013 - Segment 1 - DeWayne Wickham, Chair of the MSU Department of Communication Studies, join us in-studio. Among other topics, we will discuss the exciting launch of MSU’s new School of Global Journalism and Communications.