Student represents JCSU in Alpha Kappa Alpha’s national leadership program

Johnson C. Smith University junior Mary Holiman was selected as one of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.’s Spring 2018 Leadership fellows. She’s the first AKA from the region to participate in the competitive annual program, which since 1979 has chosen 30 young women nationwide in which to invest resources, education and mentorship to prepare them to be leaders.

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JCSU’s push for healthier options on campus aligns with cultural shift toward wellness

Johnson C. Smith University announced a three-year commitment to Partnership for a Healthier America’s (PHA) Healthier Campus Initiative, with concrete deliverables aimed at supporting a healthier campus culture.

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National Urban League President Marc Morial to deliver JCSU's commencement keynote

Marc Morial, president of the National Urban League, will deliver the keynote address for Johnson C. Smith University's commencement exercises May 20, 2018.

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Student earns MetLife STEM scholarship

Johnson C. Smth University sophomore Kioda Wilson earned a $2,000 MetLife STEM scholarship that recognized her academic excellence and passion to improve her community.

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Maker Conference a cutting-edge success

Johnson C. Smith University's Maker Conference, held April 13, 2018, brought together the Charlotte community to create with the latest in digital and cutting-edge technology, and came a step closer to bridging the digital divide.

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Maker Conference helps bridge digital divide

The James B. Duke Memorial Library partners with Discovery Place Education Studio, Makerspace Charlotte and Apple to host a full-day conference April 13, 2018, giving Charlotte and particularly under-served West Side tech entrepreneurs the opportunity for hands-on experience with cutting-edge digital equipment and concepts.

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Freshmen focus on tech-entrepreneurship over Spring Break

Johnson C. Smith University’s FreshStart program created an opportunity for 11 freshmen students to learn about tech-entrepreneurship as a career opportunity during their spring break, March 12-16, 2018.

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Bars and Beats move feet at jam session

Soul Junction Bars and Beats Jam Session brought together professional musicians and Johnson C. Smith University students in a celebration of jazz, soul and funk on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

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JCSU hosts NASA conference

Johnson C. Smith University held a special consortium with NASA and over a dozen HBCUs and Minority-Serving Institutions to address the critical need to diversify the STEM field on Feb. 28, 2018.

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The Duke Endowment gives ‘heavenly’ welcome to JCSU president and wife

The Duke Endowment gave JCSU President Clarence D. Armbrister and First Lady Denise McGregor Armbrister a 'heavenly' welcome to the Charlotte, N.C. community March 21, 2018, as Armbrister laid out his map for JCSU's sustained success.

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