JCSU in the Media

At JCSU, we're constantly involved in business development, scientific innovations and community service.

Here's what others are saying about Johnson C. Smith University:

November 17, 2015

Dr. White talking with Brigida Mack on WBTV-Bounce to promote the Christmas Vespers Service


 

Steve Joyner nears 500 wins

 

November 12, 2015

Streetcar Phase II planning underway

...million. It would connect the Charlotte Transportation Center in uptown to Johnson CSmith University, and Novant Health Presbyterian to Sunnyside...

November 11, 2015

Get an update on expansion plan for Charlotte’s Gold Line streetcar system

...calls for extending system by 2.5 miles in 2019 Service to Johnson C. Smith University would be part of expansion A public meeting on Thursday...

November 10, 2015

10 Historically Black Colleges Where Alumni Contribute the Most

...University (TN) 23.9% 7 Livingstone College (NC) 23.8% RNP* Johnson C. Smith University (NC) 16.3% 16 Tougaloo College (MS) 16% 11 Morehouse...


Public meeting to be held on Gold Line project

...opportunity to ask questions about plans for the project. The meeting will start at 7:30 p.m. in the Grimes Lounge at Johnson C. Smith University.

 


Phase 2 Construction Could Stop Lynx Service for 9 Months

...Frazier. Phase two extends the Gold Line from French Street near Johnson C. Smith University to Sunnyside Avenue on Hawthorne Lane. Construction...

November 7, 2015

Local pastors volunteer to bring worship to Oak Park Retirement

...Kip Mobley, former pastor at Enon Baptist who s now a professor at Johnson C. Smith University, said he s enjoyed leading worship at Oak Park.

November 5, 2015

‘Detroit 67’ rocks with riots, Motown sound

Detroit 67 rocks with riots, Motown sound JCSU stage production November 12-15 While Detroit heaved with violence during one of the worst race...


Duke endowment awards Furman University $22.3 million to support student scholarships

...from the Endowment. The others are Davidson College, Duke University and Johnson CSmith University. With this most recent gift, The Duke Endowment...


Dr. Wanda Ebright on WBTV-Bounce on November 5 talk about our VPCA program and how JCSU is helping to make the Northwest Corridor Charlotte’s newest hub for the arts

November 4, 2015

Reduce crime or send it elsewhere? The debate over 'public safety zones'

...his district, where there are also many homeowners, large churches and Johnson C. Smith University. But that concern wasn t voiced during a take...


Despite season's wild swings, Fayetteville State Broncos end up right where they wanted to be

...Shaw. While Winston-Salem State was righting itself, the Broncos lost at Johnson C. Smith and opened the division title race back up. That race will...

November 3, 2015

NC: Streetcar Has Nearly 2,000 Daily Riders in September

...Presbyterian Medical Center. The city is hoping to extend the line to Johnson C. Smith University to the west and Sunnyside Avenue to the east,

November 1, 2015

Streetcar has nearly 2,000 daily riders in September

...Presbyterian Medical Center. The city is hoping to extend the line to Johnson C. Smith University to the west and Sunnyside Avenue to the east,

October 30, 2015

Ron Stodghill discusses his new book - Where Everybody Looks Like Me

October 29, 2015

Johnson C. Smith University opens its new science center

Johnson C. Smith University opens its new science center The collaboration was strong between the administration, the faculty, and the students...


Bennett College names new provost

Phyllis Worthy Dawkins, who spent much of her career in higher education at Johnson CSmith University in Charlotte. Dawkins will start Dec. 1,


Phyllis Dawkins Named Bennett Provost

...Technology at Dillard University. Prior to that, Dr. Dawkins worked at Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) for 28 years serving as the chief academic/administrative...


Julia C. England

...of her class. She received her BA degree in Elementary Education from Johnson C. Smith University in 1950, graduating cum laude and her master...

October 28, 2015

Local student receives scholarship

...College, Davidson College, Gardner-Webb University, Greensboro College, Johnson CSmith University, Meredith College, Methodist University, Queens...

October 27, 2015

'Queen Go Go' going strong at 90

...community activist Sarah Stevenson celebrated her 90th birthday Sunday with at Johnson C. Smith University surrounded by more than 100 of her...

October 23, 2015

At 90, Sarah Stevenson’s still the person you need to know in Charlotte

...her wings is much larger. On Sunday that crowd will gather at Johnson C. Smith University to celebrate Stevenson s birthday. There will be music...


The editorial board’s endorsements in Charlotte City Council district races

...other areas in north and west Charlotte. A major gifts officer at Johnson C. Smith University and former YMCA branch director, Austin has been...

October 20, 2015

Black Enterprise brings together top black executives and entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley and nationwide for its inaugural Tech Summit

...hackathon with five groups of students from HBCUs: Howard University, Johnson C. Smith University, Morgan State University, Southern University and...


Morgan State University Students Win Hackathon At Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit

...hackathon with five groups of students from HBCUs: Howard University, Johnson C. Smith University, Morgan State University, Southern University and...

October 13, 2015

TechConneXt Trailblazers Awards Dinner Recognizes Tech Pioneers

...student hackers, all from historically black colleges: Hampton, Howard, Johnson C. Smith, Morgan State, Southern, and Spelman. Black Enterprise...

October 12, 2015

Activist Kimber faults New Haven schools leadership for bad results

...coming from poor communities," said Kimber, who is a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University, which is an HBCU. Previously, Harries said 256...


SC African American History Calendar October 2015 Honoree: Harry Rutherford, PhD and Evaretta Rutherford, PhD

...Columbia, SC in 1928; earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics at Johnson CSmith University in North Carolina; a master s degree from New...

 

October 9, 2015

Catawba reunion celebrates accomplishments of historic African American synod

...to education and institutional development, working to establish schools like Johnson CSmith and Barber Scotia, which were founded to prepare...

October 8, 2015

Urban Colleges Dealing With Unique Retention Issues

...graduation rates have gone up over the past 10 years. Historically Black Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) has approximately 1,300 students..

October 7, 2015

The future of historically black colleges

...to all but a handful of HBCUs. A journalist and a professor at Johnson C. Smith University, an HBCU in Charlotte, Stodghill is committed to the...

October 6, 2015

WBTV Speak Out Editorial: Charlotte's West Side Story

...and bars. Now the focus shifts to Five Points the neighborhood hub at Johnson C. Smith University s front door. The coming years will see the...


JCSU dancers perform at international showcase

JCSU dancers perform at international showcase Repertorary company at White Wave festival PHOTO/SARAH BARNARD-COMMON MODEL PICTURES Johnson C.


Jessica Williams finally hits the big-time on Power 98’s Maddhouse

Jessica Williams finally hits the big-time on Power 98's Maddhouse JCSU grad lands key role on popular morning radio show Show's host, No Limit...

October 5, 2015

Philanthropic experience and giving traditions of African Americans to be explored in new exhibition at Buffalo Soldiers Museum

...photographer Charles W. Thomas Jr. Monika Rhue, library director at Johnson C. Smith University, serves as project manager for the exhibit s...

October 4, 2015

Blues Boulevard: Musician buys downtown jazz club

...the trumpet. After graduating from Spartanburg High School in 1975, Moss attended Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., where he studied...


Blues Boulevard: Musician buys downtown jazz club [Herald-Journal, Spartanburg, S.C.]

...the trumpet. After graduating from Spartanburg High School in 1975, Moss attended Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., where he studied...

October 3, 2015

Reaching out to help teens

...multi-generational program. Her daughter Jasmine, now an honor-roll student at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, also attended TIPS. "The funny...


TIPS volunteers reach out to help teens

...multi-generational program. Her daughter Jasmine, now an honor-roll student at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, also attended TIPS. "The funny...

October 2, 2015

Domestic Violence Awareness Month starts with somber uptown march

...several other domestic violence awareness events Thursday, including a candlelight vigil at Johnson C. Smith University at 6 p.m. and a silent...


Spoleto 2016's Porgy and Bess recalls Gaillard's first integrated audience

...the concert choir from Charlotte, N.C. historically black college Johnson C. Smith University will play a prominent role in the production. Scott...


Siegmar Muehl (1922 - 2015)

...two years in a special freshman program for African-American students at Johnson CSmith University, Charlotte, NC. More recently, they taught...

October 1, 2015

Johnson C. Smith choir will perform in Spoleto's 'Porgy and Bess'

Johnson C. Smith choir will perform in Spoleto's 'Porgy and Bess'


Domestic Violence Awareness Month starts with uptown march

...several other domestic violence awareness events Thursday, including a candlelight vigil at Johnson C. Smith University at 6 p.m. and a silent...


Taking a stroll down Blues Boulevard

...the trumpet. After graduating from Spartanburg High School in 1975, Moss attended Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., where he studied...