April 2014

April 2, 2014

Trailblazing pediatrician saluted for his service

Dr. Charlie Kennedy attended Meharry Medical College in Nashville after graduating from Johnson C. Smith. He told the crowd that he could not afford...

April 4, 2014

Chris Canty Foundation's Cleanup for Change

...kicks off April 5th from 8am to 1pm. Volunteers will start on the campus of Johnson C. Smith University at 8:30am. You're encouraged to pre-register...

April 5, 2014

Gold Line landowners hope Cannon case doesn'’t derail streetcar

...Hawthorne Lane. A proposed second phase would extend the line west toward Johnson CSmith University and northeast toward Central Avenue. In 2012,

April 6, 2014

In wake of mayor scandal, clergy offer ‘healing service’

...the city beyond its current crisis, said Ronald Carter, president of Johnson C. Smith University. With the focus on thankfulness, Carter said,

April 7, 2014

Service for Healing as City Leaders Prepare to Choose New Mayor

...our healing. I've just enjoyed this evening," Austin says. Johnson C. Smith University President Dr. Ronald Carter spoke on how the city moves...

April 8, 2014

Ronald Carter to kick off lunchtime speaker series at uptown library

...off lunchtime speaker series at uptown library Ronald Carter, president of Johnson C. Smith University, will be the inaugural guest at a lunchtime...

April 9, 2014

HBCUs: New Landscapes

...is constructing a new business school in Baltimore. In Charlotte, Johnson C. Smith is putting the finishing touches on a new science building...

April 10, 2014

Johnson C. Smith University receives $825K for scholarships

Johnson C. Smith University receives $825K for scholarships Johnson C. Smith University has received an $825,000 gift from the John M. Belk Endowment...

April 11, 2014

John M. Belk Endowment donates $825,000 to JCSU

...$825,000, the John M. Belk Endowment is helping first-generation Johnson C. Smith University students go to school despite decreased financial aid from...

April 13, 2014

JCSU cuts the ribbon at historic Davis House

...As a tribute to one of its influential past professors, Johnson C. Smith University and government officials cut the ribbon on Saturday to...

April 15, 2014

JCSU gets $1 million-plus in scholarship aid

...foundations are giving a collective $1 million to help students at Johnson C. Smith University with emergency scholarship expenses. The Leon Levine,

April 16, 2014

Actividades comunitarias

...History, Levine Museum of the New South, Historic Charlotte, and Johnson C. Smith University, invitan a la comunidad a explorar y discutir sobre...

April 17, 2014

My advice? Don’t squander your life

...t squander your life I was the Founders Day convocation speaker at Johnson C. Smith University on Sunday. I was the Founders Day convocation...

April 18, 2014

Two longtime educators honored at Tree of Knowledge Luncheon

...used to provide unrestricted funds to support UNCF NC member institutions Johnson C. Smith University, Livingstone College, Bennett College,

April 20, 2014

Adams in the 12th

...is state Sen. Malcolm Graham, the assistant to the president of Johnson C. Smith University and a former Charlotte City Council member who has...

April 21, 2014

Candidates make case for 12th District seat

...member of Congress. He is a special assistant to the president at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte. Graham mentioned his work as a City...

April 24, 2014

Personal stories inform positions in 12th District

...urban congressional district. Seven 12th District candidates met on stage at Johnson C. Smith University for a forum sponsored by the college.

Names in the News

She also holds a bachelor s degree in education from Johnson C. Smith University and an administration certification from Winthrop University.

NC 12th Congressional District candidates face off in debate

Candidates wanting to fill Mel Watt's 12th Congressional District seat debated at Johnson C. Smith University Wednesday night. CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

April 22, 2014

12th District Democrats push higher minimum wage

...Agency in January. They meet again Wednesday night for a forum at Johnson C. Smith University. While the candidates generally agreed on issues,

Over 10,000 Members Of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Coming To Charlotte For Biennial Conference

...underscore its commitment to environmental sustainability by planting trees at Johnson C. Smith University. This initiative represents an outgrowth...


April 23, 2014

Dorothy Yancy has a history of leading the way

...African-Americans excel in higher academia. She enrolled as an undergraduate at Johnson CSmith University during a time when black students were organizing...


April 26, 2014

Communities in Schools encourages parents to work toward college degrees

...going back to school. Parents learned about getting a degree at Johnson C. Smith University and heard from other parents close to graduation.

April 28, 2014

Commencement Speakers Announced: Allegheny, Becker, Berkshire CC, Chatham, Cogswell Polytechnic, Eckerd, Johnson C. Smith, Lebanon Valley, Longwood, New College Florida, U. of La Verne, U. of Maine Farmington, U. of Southern California, Vassar

...Announced: Allegheny, Becker, Berkshire CC, Chatham, Cogswell Polytechnic, Eckerd, Johnson C. Smith, Lebanon Valley, Longwood, New College Florida, U.

Smith - Ramsey

...from West Rowan High School in Salisbury, NC. Graduated Cum laude from Johnson CSmith University in Charlotte, NC, in 2008 and will graduate...

April 29, 2014

JCSU students form Latino fraternity

...Six students at Johnson C. Smith University have formed the school's first Latino fraternity -- Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity,

Will HRC Do Right By the South?

...events. Her earliest memories of connecting with HRC take her back to Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte. Almost 15 years ago, she and...

April 30, 2014

Tuskegee University announces Dr. Brian Johnson as new president

E. B. Du Bois and one institutional history of his alma mater, Johnson C. Smith University, an HBCU. Dr. Johnson has received numerous academic...

CollegeWeekLive Connects International Students to 90 Leading Universities

...Grand View University Hamilton College Illinois Institute of Technology Johnson C. Smith University Lakeland College Lasell College Marquette...