JCSU in the Media

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

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December 21, 2018

Good News! Two HBCUs Removed From Accreditation Probation

systems, and internal controls. The accreditor also removed Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte from probation. The university had

December 19, 2018

CIAA Minority Business and Leadership Symposium Returns to the Programming Lineup for the 2019 CIAA Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament

Elizabeth City State University, Fayetteville State University, Johnson C. Smith University, Lincoln University of Pennsylvania, Livingstone

December 17, 2018

Q&A: Professor Jemayne King on the Language of Sneakers

WALK ACROSS the campus of Johnson C. Smith University with Professor Jemayne Lavar King, and you won’t get far. Not if students are around.

December 14, 2018

Differing Fates for 2 HBCUs in North Carolina

concern. SACS also removed several institutions from probation, including Johnson C. Smith University, an HBCU in Charlotte, N.C., that had

December 13, 2018

Commentary: NFL players, violence against women won't be tolerated - 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.


In Historic West End, the village sustains with food

no excuse for these food insecurity and access issues,” Wyatt said. 


Newbold School students look back 50 years since integration

Massey was born in Monroe. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Johnson C. Smith University in 1929, then a master’s degree in education from


Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

at Last? National Review Connecting Students of Color BU Today Johnson C. Smith University Ramps Up Pitch To Latino Students WFAE 90.7


Minority-Serving Colleges and Universities Are Positioned to Serve as a Greater Resource for Meeting U.S. STEM Workforce Needs, But Increase…

Edinburg Dorothy C. Yancy President Emerita Shaw University and Johnson C. Smith University; and Member Board of Trustees Morehouse College


CIAA Basketball Tournament eyeing move beginning 2021

The CIAA is headquartered in Charlotte. CIAA affiliate Johnson C. Smith University also is in Charlotte. Neither Baltimore nor Norfolk

December 12, 2018

Silicon Valley VCs Went to the South to Make Connections. The South Wanted Money.

Rep. Alma Adams (D-NC) hosts the VCs at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina. Photographer: Angela Martin/Bloomberg...


After a year in limbo, Johnson C Smith University gets its accreditation affirmed

After a year on probation based on financial questions, Johnson C. Smith University was reaffirmed this week as a fully accredited school...

December 11, 2018

Johnson C. Smith University earns accreditation from regional board

for students to access government-funded financial aid. “Johnson C. Smith University has been a beacon in higher education for 151 years,”


JCSU's accreditation renewed; probation status removed

Johnson C. Smith University — a private, historically Black college in Charlotte, North Carolina — had its accreditation reaffirmed and it


JCSU's accreditation renewed; probation status removed

Johnson C. Smith University — a private historically Black college located in Charlotte, N.C. — had its accreditation reaffirmed and it has


'We have saved St. Augustine:' Raleigh university removed from probation

But the school can appeal that decision early next year. Johnson C Smith University, Lenoir Rhyne University, and Belmont Abbey College


Regional association renews JCSU accreditation, removing probation status - Q City Metro

Johnson C. Smith University officials announced Tuesday that


Silicon Valley VCs Went to the South to Make Connections. The South Wanted Money.

we have a massive problem to address." In a glassy room atop Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, the VCs sat in a circle with local

December 7, 2018

JCSU Ramps Up Pitch To Latino Students

...new community for recruitment: Latino students. That includes Johnson C. Smith University in west Charlotte. Students, faculty and curious...


A Hall of a Journey: Former Cox Mill quarterback getting to close out career as a college all-star

A.L. Brown graduate J.P. Lott, play a game for Johnson C. Smith University. It might’ve been the toughest game Hall had ever sat through. It...

December 6, 2018

Commentary: S.C. senator will not support judicial pick - WS Chronicle

Atkins High School in Winston-Salem and played college tennis at Johnson C. Smith University. He is a retired college administrator. He can...

December 5, 2018

KNOW: This Charlotte actor preps for ghosts of Christmas past – for the fifth straight year.

...hope. You’re also a theater professor. How long have you taught at Johnson C. Smith University? What do you love about it? I’m finishing my...

December 4, 2018

Grasty Joins Pearl S. Buck International Board of Directors

...reports. She holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina, and is a member of the...

December 3, 2018

Documentary shines light on the value of urban farming

COURTESY CAROLINA FARM TRUST Philip Otienoburu, Johnson C. Smith University's director of Renewable Energy & Sustainability, is featured in...


8 moments in Charlotte’s Black history as we celebrate its 250th birthday - Q City Metro

...of land for the school, which today is known as Johnson C. Smith University. 1891 Good Samaritan Hospital opens as the first privately...


Happy birthday, Charlotte! The Queen City turns 250 Monday

...including the Saturday parade, scholarship luncheons at CPCC and Johnson C. Smith University, a wreath-laying ceremony and the McCrorey YMCA...

December 2, 2018

Charlotte tiene mucho que ofrecen en opciones para escoger una universidad

Cuatros años público en SC 29733 69 17,500.00 44 58 4,500 Johnson C. Smith University Cuatros años privado 28216 45 18,236.00 76 51 1,300


JCSU choir puts on holiday show for community at Christmas Vespers service

...the holiday spirit at the annual Christmas Vespers service at Johnson C. Smith University. The choir has been preparing for the performance...


Santa and Mrs. Claus pay a visit to Johnson C. Smith University

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) held a holiday party for the community Saturday night. The school had a one-night...

December 1, 2018

A holiday bash at JCSU, with Cape Verde style and culture

...the holidays. Lima-Neves, a political science professor at Johnson C. Smith University and native of the Republic of Cabo Verde, an island...

November 29, 2018

Commentary: The right to vote should not depend upon the color of your skin - 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.


Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Basketball Defeats Queens

...Conference. The Bears end its home stand with a nonconference clash against Johnson C. Smith University on Saturday, Dec. 1 at 2 p.m.


What's Happening, Charlotte: Holiday things, Hornets basketball, soul music and more! - Q City Metro

Come hear your yuletide favorites as the Johnson C. Smith University Concert and JCSU Alumni choirs spread holiday cheer at the...


Americans’ right to vote shouldn’t depend on your skin color

...now. We have got to keep voting to squash out injustice.” James Ewers is a Winston-Salem native and Johnson C. Smith University graduate...

November 28, 2018

Lenoir-Rhyne women's hoops win slugfest over Queens to notch first conference victory

The Bears will look to continue their winning ways Saturday as they host Johnson C. Smith University at 2 p.m. inside Shuford Gymnasium...

November 27, 2018

Computer Science PH.D/Professor Helps Black Women Become Unapologetically Dope in Tech

...present,” says Dr. Dorothy C. Yancy, President Emerita of Johnson C. Smith University and Shaw University. Unapologetically Dope...

November 26, 2018

Digital literacy the aim of Charlotte schools’ ‘Civic Tech Experience’ | EdScoop

...is Charlotte Trajectory, a “single-stop shop” held at Johnson C. Smith Universityand Bruns Academy in the city. There, families can make...

November 22, 2018

Commentary: Being thankful and helping others should highlight 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...


Day by day guide to holiday and Christmas events around Charlotte 2018

...with Mrs. Claus & Santa at Johnson C. Smith University 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Johnson C. Smith University Christmas in Davidson 6:00 pm...

November 20, 2018

Bethany hires Larry Holmes Jr. at Interim Head Tennis Coach – Sports – McPhersonSentinel – McPherson, KS

Holmes has a Bachelor of Science in physical education and sport management from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C.

November 19, 2018

NLC Invests in Innovation Economy with $100 Million in Local Partnerships

Other Commitment Makers to Local Activity include: Citizen Schools; Johnson C Smith University; Marketplace.city; Portland State University...

November 17, 2018

State Historical Marker for Johnson C. Smith University Disappears

16, 2018 | : A North Carolina state historical marker honoring Johnson C. Smith University has disappeared, according to officials at North...

November 16, 2018

Announcing the participants of the 2018 YSEALI Summit

...Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Ciara May Johnson C. Smith University Widya Mulyasasmita Venn Biosciences Jonathan Quarles...


State historical marker for Johnson C. Smith University goes missing

A state historical marker commemorating Charlotte’s Johnson C. Smith University is missing. North Carolina’s Department of Natural and...


State Historical Marker for Johnson C. Smith University Disappears

A North Carolina state historical marker honoring Johnson C. Smith Universityhas disappeared, according to officials at North Carolina’s...


Police bridging differences leading up to RNC

Relations – Support and Accountability,” Nov. 15 at Johnson C Smith University. Police Chief Kerr Putney said such programs are designed to...


Announcing the participants of the 2018 YSEALI Summit

Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Ciara May Johnson C. Smith University Widya Mulyasasmita Venn Biosciences Jonathan Quarles...

November 15, 2018

Commentary: The midterms are over, but the shootings continue - 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...


Historical highway marker about Johnson C. Smith University missing

...college has gone missing, officials say. The marker about Johnson C. Smith University was located at Beatties Ford Road at Dixon Street in...


State historical marker for Johnson C. Smith University goes missing

A state historical marker commemorating Charlotte’s Johnson C. Smith University is missing. North Carolina’s Department of Natural and...


HBCU College Fair attracts thousands of students

...said her top choices were Hampton, North Carolina A&T and Johnson C. Smith University. Nzinga said a lot of her family members went to...


HBCU College Fair attracts thousands of students

...said her top choices were Hampton, North Carolina A&T and Johnson C. Smith University. Nzinga said a lot of her family members went to...


’Bridging the Difference’ conversation kicks off

...Difference conversation. The conversation will be held a Johnson C. Smith University. Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department Chief Kerr...

November 14, 2018

HRC Hosts Nearly 50 Students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities at Leadership Summit

Hampton University; Howard University; Jackson State University; Johnson C. Smith University; Morehouse College; NC Central University;


#discussCLT Podcast: Our Live Higher Ed Event

Emma Way, our panel includes representatives from the Charlotte Chamber, Johnson C. Smith University, CPCC, and UNCC.#discussCLT Podcast is


National League of Cities announces support of STEM education

Other Commitment Makers to Local Activity Citizen Schools Johnson C Smith University Marketplace.city Portland State University The...


CMPD Chief Kerr Putney tells WCNC he wants feedback from the community

...for November 15 at 6 p.m. inside the Grimes Lounge at Johnson C. Smith University. The chief plans to host a meeting at least once a month...


Women’s basketball draws even to start season in weekend road trip

...their weekend road trip to Erie, Pa when they defeated Johnson C. Smith University on Saturday and lost to Elizabeth City State College on...

November 13, 2018

HRC Hosts Nearly 50 Students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities at Leadership Summit

Hampton University; Howard University; Jackson State University; Johnson C. Smith University; Morehouse College; NC Central University;...


Hunt, Skinner named First-Team All-CIAA

...with multiple picks: snagging two in a 34-14 win at Johnson C. Smith University, grabbing three in a 34-19 victory over Livingstone College...


CMPD Chief Kerr Putney hosting event to 'bridge the gap'

Chief Putney will be hosting a bridging the difference engagement event Thursday Nov. 15 at Johnson C. Smith University from 6-8 p.m...

November 12, 2018

CMPD chief focused on creating peace ahead of RNC

Difference" event on Thursday at 6 p.m. at Johnson C. Smith University. The department will ask attendees to consider becoming ambassadors...

November 10, 2018

Emergence of HBCU grads hold key political positions

...executive director of the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission and a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University, an HBCU in Charlotte, N.C.

November 9, 2018

Women slotted to finish fourth in PSAC West

...conference opponents until then.  SRU’s first opponent this season, Johnson C. Smith University finished last season with an 18-10 overall...


Women’s basketball highlighted by light senior class

...PSAC-CIAA Challenge in Erie, Ohio with games against Johnson C. Smith University and Elizabeth City State College. The following Sunday will...


National League of Cities Announces $100 Million in Partnerships to Support Entrepreneurship, STEM Education and Innovation in Communities A…

Other Commitment Makers to Local Activity Citizen Schools Johnson C Smith University Marketplace.city Portland State University The U.S.


College Roundup | MACU men's basketball falls to Norfolk State #NENCsports

Rookie of the Year, Karizma Brooks, compliments the team representing Johnson C. Smith University. All-CIAA first team – libero: Kelly...

November 8, 2018

Commentary: We the people must be ambassadors for hope and stamp out hate - 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.


VUU wallops VSU; still looking for NCAA playoff berth

...season continues Thursday, Nov. 8 Virginia Union University plays Johnson C. Smith University at Irwin Belk Stadium in Charlotte, N.C.


Snell named Co- Christmas Parade Marshal - Immokalee Bulletin

Kelvin Snell and they have three sons. This Mass Communication graduate of Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C, is a community...


What's Happening, Charlotte: Weekend events + Editor's Picks (Nov. 8-11) - Q City Metro

...go to bed early or settle in on Sunday. Take advantage! Johnson C. Smith University is the place to be this weekend for band geeks of all...

November 7, 2018

Police look to build bridges ahead of major events slate

...in “Bridging the Difference” starts Nov. 15 at Grimes Lounge on the Johnson C. Smith University campus. The meeting, which starts at 6 p.m.


How One Professor is Impacting the Data-Charged Future of Sports

...fighting for industry supremacy, an assistant professor of computer science at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C. is poised to...

November 6, 2018

Applying to College? Get an Inside Look at 20 NC Private Colleges

...record Academic GPA Class rank Essay Interview Extracurricular activitiesJohnson C. Smith University Location: Charlotte Type of school...


How One HBCU Is Using Data To Change The Game For Black Athletes

...out for industry supremacy, an assistant professor of computer science at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C. is poised to make...


Granite Falls Woman of the Year named

...graduating as the valedictorian of the class of 1956, she attended Johnson C. Smith University for one year with the help of a scholarship.

November 5, 2018

Glass named Granite Falls Woman of Year

...graduating high school as the valedictorian in 1956, Glass attended Johnson C. Smith University for one year with the help of a scholarship...

November 1, 2018

CMPD: 'Bridging the Difference' before RNC 2020

...of community conversations starting with one November 15th at Johnson C. Smith University that will focus on both police accountability and...