Statement of Support to UNC Charlotte Following Campus Shooting

Our thoughts are with the students, faculty and staff at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte during this difficult time...

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JCSU first HBCU to offer Lactation Consultant Training Program addressing Black breastfeeding crisis

North Carolina has one of the highest infant mortality rates in the country, with Black infants dying at a rate more than twice that of Non-Hispanic White infants. While it is proven that breastfeeding is protective against infant mortality, the Black population has the lowest rates of breastfeeding duration.

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Alumna returns to lecture on pan African feminist spaces in hip hop

JCSU celebrated the end of International Women’s Month with a lecture about how feminism is represented in hip hop from a pan African viewpoint from one of our alumna.

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Johnson C. Smith University to Celebrate Inauguration of 14th President Clarence D. Armbrister

Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) will celebrate the inauguration of its 14th president, Clarence D. “Clay” Armbrister, J.D., with a series of events – from the university’s annual gala to an economic mobility symposium – set for April 3-7, 2019.

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Education, Industry and Congressional Leaders Convene for HBCU STEAM DAY

Today, Johnson C. Smith University joined the Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Caucus and the Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics (STEAM) Caucus for the second annual HBCU STEAM Day of Action on Capitol Hill.

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This is OUR Celebration – JCSU Celebrates National African American Read-In

Yancy Hall was transformed with student exhibits celebrating Black culture, history and pride as a part of the 29th annual National African American Read-In Celebration on Feb. 20.

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Kaleyah Braxton takes a shot at wildlife

Kaleyah Braxton ’21 spent Fall 2018 sharpening her photography skills as an intern in the Department of University Communications and Marketing, capturing images at sports, academic and social events.

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#GivingTuesday efforts raise $10K for student Gap scholarship

Johnson C. Smith University thanks alumni, faculty, staff, and supporters who donated $10,000 to the President's Gap Scholarship Fund in one day on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018.

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Charlotte enjoys Evening with Santa at JCSU

Johnson C. Smith University's Residence Life and Student Government Association welcome community children for “An Evening with Santa.”

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Vespers a reunion of sound

Johnson C. Smith University’s annual Christmas Vespers service saw the combined voices of the JCSU Concert Choir and the newly organized JCSU Alumni Choir, as well as more community partnership.

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