Tennis Programs Named ITA All-Academic Team, Six Players Honored as All-Academic Scholar-Athletes

The Johnson C. Smith University women's tennis team was named to the 2019 Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Team and six Golden Bulls earned individual ITA Scholar-Athlete honors, the ITA announced Thursday.

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New Director of Public Safety, Jermaine Cherry, outlines plans for 2019-20 school year

Johnson C. Smith University’s new Director of Public Safety, Jermaine Cherry, is wasting no time getting to work.

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Community invited to help design public art in Five Points

Local residents gathered at James B. Duke Memorial Library at Johnson C. Smith University to share their ideas for public artworks coming to West End as part of the City of Charlotte’s West Trade/Rozzelles Ferry Comprehensive Neighborhood Improvement Program (CNIP).

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Local author, alumna credits JCSU as the foundation of her career

Cheris Hodges ’99 is preparing for the release her 30th romance novel, Tempted at Midnight. The Johnson C. Smith University graduate, and former communication arts major, credits her professors with teaching her how to write.

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McNair Scholars complete summer fellowship program

Students enrolled in the McNair Scholars Summer Program presented research to faculty, mentors and staff during a symposium. The six-week summer program couples students with a faculty mentor as they engage in research based on their academic discipline.

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Alumnus successfully dives into entrepreneurship; launches lapel pin brand

What started as a form of therapy has turned into a successful business for alumnus Jeremiah Allen ’04. Allen, the creator of Rook and King, transformed one of his darkest moments in life into works of art; creating unique lapel pins.

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Black Ink Monks return to Hebrew Academy; influence students through Spoken Word

The Black Ink Monks, Johnson C. Smith University’s oldest non-greek organization, returned to the American Hebrew Academy (AHA) in Greensboro, N.C. this year.

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Belk donates to JCSU professional clothes closet

Charlotte-based retailer, Belk, is providing professional work attire for students at Johnson C. Smith University. With the help of the university’s business advisory board, Belk donated approximately eight bags of clothes, consisting of dresses, skirts, ties and shirts, to the professional clothes closet located in the Center for Career Development on campus.

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Bogdanovic; McNeil Named as NCAA Woman of the Year Nominees

Recent graduates Gorana Bogdanovic and Jakeyah McNeil excelled both on and off the field while at Johnson C. Smith University and have been honored as nominees for the 2019 NCAA Woman of the Year Award following outstanding careers as Johnson C. Smith student-athletes.

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Basketball Alum develops training program, gives back to youth

Former Johnson C. Smith University Golden Bull Richard Daniels, Jr., is giving back an opportunity that was given to him at a young age.

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