JCSU in the Media

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

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September 18, 2018

Over 400 more issues of the Charlotte Post Now Available on DigitalNC

1980 to December 1987, are now online at DigitalNC, courtesy of Johnson C. Smith University. This new batch of over 420 issues joins an


UNCF To Host 16th annual Maya Angelou Women Who Lead Luncheon - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

local UNCF member-institutions, such as: Bennett College, Johnson C. Smith University, Livingstone College, Saint Augustine's University and

September 17, 2018

This picture signaled an end to segregation. Why has so little changed?

black girls’ high school, earned a degree from the historically black Johnson C. Smith University, moved to New York, got married, and then

September 15, 2018

Sorority dedicated to change, community

S.C., joined the sorority nearly 50 years ago when she was enrolled at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C. Bowers has been in

September 14, 2018

Charlotte event cancellations and postponements due to Hurricane Florence

for Rural Hill has been canceled. Soul Junction Music Festival at Johnson C. Smith University has been postponed; a new date has not been

September 13, 2018

Editorial: Nike's ad featuring Kaepernick goes for the big picture - WS Chronicle

at Atkins High School in Winston-Salem and played college tennis at Johnson C. Smith University, where he was all-conference for four years.

September 12, 2018

Events Canceled Due to Hurricane Florence (Updated)

FRIDAY (SEPT. 14) Soul Junction Music Festival at Johnson C. Smith University (POSTPONED) Grand Re-Opening Celebration (Most Events) at


Hope still alive for the historic Excelsior Club, thanks to new deal - Q City Metro

Road about one-half mile north of the main entrance to Johnson C. Smith University, was for many years the leading private black social club

September 11, 2018

'Most never had to wear a suit': 9/11 job fair addresses unique hurdles for vets

Reserve Sergeant Djerhkea Eppsdukes says. She most recently graduated from Johnson C. Smith University. She says the job fair will help her

September 10, 2018

Many NC colleges waiving application fees during NC Countdown to College Week October 15-19

...Webb University Greensboro College Guilford College Johnson and WalesJohnson C. Smith University Lees-McRae College Lenoir-Rhyne University...


National Park Service Awards $8.6M to HBCUs for Preservation Projects

...Harris-Stowe State University, Tougaloo College, Johnson C. Smith University, Livingstone College, Shaw University, Saint Augustine...


HBCU Rankings 2019: Top Black Colleges from U.S. News

...MS 22 Fayetteville State University Fayetteville, NC 22 Johnson C. Smith University Charlotte, NC 22 Kentucky State University Frankfort,...

September 8, 2018

Gaston teacher steps into classroom for 50th year

...not work in education themselves. She attended college at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, where she took several French classes,...


Apparently, 8 Is Enough For Minority NFL Head Coaches

He began his coaching career at Johnson C. Smith University in 1995. Since 2012, Wilks' first season as...

September 6, 2018

Commentary- No POTUS at John McCain’s homegoing: He wasn’t invited - WS Chronicle

...at Atkins High School in Winston-Salem and played college tennis at Johnson C. Smith University, where he was all-conference for four years.


The Wilks Way: New Arizona Cardinals head coach Steve Wilks won't detour from his plan

...coaching in his hometown of Charlotte, N.C., at tiny Johnson C. Smith University, enjoys getting to know a little more about all of his...


Smith Selected Dillon Middle School Teacher Of The Year

...a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education from Johnson C. Smith University. She continued her educational journey by acquiring a...


Hometown Historymaker: Marines to honor Charlottean during Marine Week ceremony - Q City Metro

...in a segregated Marine Corps from 1942 through 1949. Johnson C. Smith University alumnus Thomas McPhatter was the last Montford Pointer to...


VSU looking for first win after bowing to NSU in Labor Day Classic

...to face St. Augustine’s University on Saturday, Sept. 15, and Johnson C. Smith University on Saturday, Sept. 22, before returning to Ettrick...


Cardinals kick off new era under coach Steve Wilks

...coaching in his hometown of Charlotte, N.C., at tiny Johnson C. Smith University, enjoys getting to know a little more about all of his...

September 5, 2018

At Commencement, How Much Celebration Is Too Much?

...stage and did a short step routine. Four fraternity brothers at Johnson C. Smith University lined up in order so that after all their names...

September 4, 2018

FVSU Awarded $470,000 to Enhance Preservation of the Historic LeRoy Bywaters Building

Howard University’s Founders Library, Biddle Memorial Hall at Johnson C. Smith University, and the chapel at Saint Augustine University.


Love for the game has brought these new NFL coaches back to the sidelines after working in other areas

...short-lived job in banking to become defensive coordinator at Johnson C. Smith University, a Division II program in Charlotte. That launched...


The National Park Service Funds Restoration Projects at 18 HBCUs

...of the John W. Boddie House ($270,000). * Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina, will preserve Biddle Memorial Hall...


Local reaction to Nike's decision to feature Kaepernick on ad

...and cents. There's right and wrong," Whitner said. Johnson C. Smith University(JCSU) director of school sports marketing calls Nike's move...


Fort Valley State names new men’s basketball coach

...has been an associate head men’s basketball coach at Division II Johnson C. Smith University in North Carolina for the past 24 seasons. He...

September 3, 2018

Fifty things about the NFL: Penn State RBs, Andy Reid’s offense, brushing teeth with Andrew Luck

...in his office. He made $2,500 a month as an assistant at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte. 37. As if the Cardinals weren't going...


Could the CIAA tournament leave Charlotte?

...job of making the tournament what it is now," Johnson C. Smith University Athletic Director Stephen Joyner said. Joyner says he has talked...

September 1, 2018

Claflin volleyball set for new season, new conference

State University, Winston-Salem State University, Johnson C. Smith University, Saint Augustine’s University and Livingstone College. Shaw...

August 31, 2018

Johnson C. Smith University Develops a New Minor Degree Program in Data Science

Johnson C. Smith University, the historically Black educational institution in Charlotte, North Carolina, announced that is has developed a...

August 30, 2018

Commentary: Aretha Franklin gave us a lifetime of memories - WS Chronicle

...at Atkins High School in Winston-Salem and played college tennis at Johnson C. Smith University, where he was all-conference for four years.

August 29, 2018

JCSU, health care provider partner to tackle food insecurity

...announced today an investment of $325,000 toward the Johnson C. Smith University Sustainability Village expansion. The investment will fund...


Dance to the music at Historic West End festival

...for the two-day free music festival, which takes place at Johnson C. Smith University Sept. 14-15, include Harvey Cummings, Maimouna Youssef...


Blue Cross Blue Shield and Johnson C. Smith University team up to eliminate food desert

Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) is investing $325,000 in Johnson C. Smith University's Sustainability Village in Charlotte, N.C., to...

August 28, 2018

Here’s What it’s Really Like to Move to Charlotte, North Carolina

The presence of UNC Charlotte, Queens University, Johnson C. Smith University, and other local colleges also means there...

August 27, 2018

100 Events That Shaped Charlotte

...Carolina Military Institute. —Dr. Brian Madison Jones, Johnson C. Smith University 1862: Confederate Navy Yard opens Ask a Saturday night...

August 25, 2018

KC made me ... Graham hails impact of personal experience at 'Purples'

...Leford Green, Shermaine Williams, Rosemarie Carty and Samantha Elliot at Johnson C Smith University," Graham explained. "It is a learning...

August 24, 2018

US (NC): $325,000 grant helps provide west Charlotte with fresh food

...oldest African-American neighborhoods. Anchoring the West End is Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU), originally founded in 1867 to teach...


Fall Arts Preview 2018

...Soul Junction is a weekend festival (September 14-15, Johnson C. Smith University) celebrating that community through the arts. The lineup...


Congresswoman Alma Adams talks latest on the Hill - Q City Metro

...into U.S. Rep. Alma Adams of Charlotte at Johnson C. Smith University. Although the Charlotte Democrat was there for an event unrelated to...

August 23, 2018

Amarosa and the White House have a thing going on! - WS Chronicle

...at Atkins High School in Winston-Salem and played college tennis at Johnson C. Smith University, where he was all-conference for four years...


Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) leader returns to roots Sunday to speak at Orangeburg's St. Luke

...Presbyterian Theological Seminary; a Master of Divinity degree from Johnson C. Smith University Theological Seminary; and a Bachelor of Arts...

August 22, 2018

Blue Cross NC gives $325,000 to expand JCSU's Sustainability Village - Q City Metro

...for her goal of becoming a doctor. (Photo: Qcitymetro) Johnson C. Smith University will use a $325,000 grant from Blue Cross and Blue...


Johnson C. Smith Receives $325K to Address Food Insecurities

...Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) received $325,000 from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) on Wednesday to...


Benson Scholarship celebrates third year of awards

...introduced by his wife, Rhodda, who said the two met at Johnson C. Smith University in 1971. He has three children and five grandchildren...


BCBS Partners with JCSU to tackle Food Deserts - wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

...Shield (BCBS) of North Carolina is investing $325,000 toward Johnson C. Smith University's (JCSU) Sustainability Village. The money will be...


BCBS Partners with JCSU to tackle Food Deserts

...Shield (BCBS) of North Carolina is investing $325,000 toward Johnson C. Smith University's (JCSU) Sustainability Village. The money will be...

August 20, 2018

Operation Understanding Class 24 Stops at Shalom Park

...a Hebrew High class joined forces with students from Johnson C. Smith University to create an intergenerational Spoken Word performance...


Congresswoman Adams Presents One Meck Community Recognition Award to InTech Camp for Girls Founder & CEO, Khalia Braswell

...mini-trainings, and a special summer camp on the campus of Johnson C. Smith University,” said Congresswoman Adams. “Ms. Braswell’s heart for...

August 19, 2018

Street renamed for community servant, J.W. Smith

...at Emanuel Chapel Baptist Church in his small town. The Johnson C. Smith University Class of 1971 alumnus earned his Bachelor’s Degree in...

August 16, 2018

Commentary: LeBron’s I Promise school will have a lasting impact on today’s generation - WS Chronicle

...at Atkins High School in Winston-Salem and played college tennis at Johnson C. Smith University, where he was all-conference for four years...

August 15, 2018

LU faculty hear new provost's philosophy, plans

...married until well after they finished college. He graduated from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina, and then served...


What to eat, drink and do in West End and FreeMoreWest

...coffee drive-through. To do: Explore the campus of Johnson C. Smith University, the private liberal arts university founded in 1867. Check...


Claflin volleyball picked 7th in CIAA, 5th in division

...Champion Winston-Salem State, Fayetteville University and Johnson C. Smith University. This will be Claflin’s first season competing in...

August 14, 2018

Culler steps down as JCSU sports information director

...down from his position as Sports Information Director at Johnson C. Smith University after serving as the athletics communications liaison...

August 13, 2018

CMS found lead in water at 27 schools. Dozens more are untested. Should you worry?

...to be at fixtures that got little use. Coolbaugh, the Johnson C Smith University professor, said water safety standards are set at a level...

August 9, 2018

What will the NFL look like this season? - WS Chronicle

...at Atkins High School in Winston-Salem and played college tennis at Johnson C. Smith University, where he was all-conference for four years....

August 7, 2018

Study: 10 Most Affordable Public and Private HBCUs in the U.S. | Student Loan Hero

...Dillard University New Orleans, Louisiana $17,917 $17,917 Johnson C. Smith University Charlotte, North Carolina $18,236 $18,236 Bennett...

August 4, 2018

Lady Panthers face road tests early

...Jan. 21 at Fayetteville State University and Jan. 28 at Johnson C. Smith University before returning home for its next five games. The...


Claflin men have 11 home games

21, at Fayetteville State University and Jan. 28 at Johnson C. Smith Universitybefore returning home for its next five games. Claflin

August 2, 2018

HBCU students get inside view of Capitol Hill - WS Chronicle

...N.C. A&T State University, and Jameia Booker, a rising senior at Johnson C. Smith University. Watlington is an economics major and a Student...


Commentary: How will the city of Cleveland fare without LeBron James? - WS Chronicle

at Atkins High School in Winston-Salem and played college tennis at Johnson C. Smith University, where he was all-conference for four years.

August 1, 2018

Higher Education Grants or Gifts of Interest to African Americans

...students will be eligible for loan forgiveness. Historically Black Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina, received a $..