April 2018

April 3, 2018

JCSU announces 2018 football schedule

...archrival Livingstone at the Irwin Belk Complex. Press release provided by the Johnson C. Smith University Communications and Marketing...

April 4, 2018

50th anniversary: Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy lives on in Charlotte

...Greensboro's Bennett College in 1958, and Charlotte's Johnson C. Smith University five years. One particular trip to the Queen City offered...


Virginia State Football announces 2018 schedule

...Charlotte, N.C., to open its 2018 CIAA conference play against Johnson C. Smith University (Sept.22). VSU will play its home season opener...


King Jr.'s 1958 visit to Charlotte postponed after assassination attempt

...visitors can view a photo of King's visit in 1960 at Johnson C. Smith University, which was his first time to Charlotte. Alexander Sr....


MLK Jr. was supposed to be in Charlotte on day of assassination

...signing in New York City. King did make it to Charlotte at Johnson C. Smith University in 1966, however, it was that 1968 canceled visit...


Seeds for Dr. King's 'Dream' speech sown In Charlotte

...Bennett College in 1958 and Charlotte's Johnson C. Smith University five years later demonstrate his commitment to historically black...

April 5, 2018

Commentary: Nikolas Cruz is alive and Alton Sterling is dead - 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...


Adams wins for HBCUs in 2018 omnibus budget - WS Chronicle

...and administrators from 34 schools, including NC A&T, Johnson C. Smith University, Shaw University and Fayetteville State University, and...

April 6, 2018

HanesBrands : Business Milestones Business Milestones

...sector. Graham is a native of High Point and a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University. She will be based in Charlotte. Griffis C. Shuler...

April 8, 2018

Business Milestones

...sector. Graham is a native of High Point and a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University. She will be based in Charlotte. Griffis C. Shuler...


Benedict announces week-long Presidential Inauguration celebration

...will feature Dr. Dorothy Crowser Yancy, President Emeritus of Johnson C. Smith University; Dr. Carolyn Winstead Meyers, former President of...

April 9, 2018

Wigan poet remembers town's zeppelin raid with new poem

...frontline coming to the borough in a book by Bolton historian Peter JC Smith. Damage from a zeppelin bomb in Harper Street Stephen...


Public Invited To Attend Charlotte Food Advocacy Forum

...April 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Johnson C. Smith University. The event is being offered free of charge. Interested members of the public...


Neighbors voice concern over recent noise surrounding Hawthorne Lane bridge construction

...1.5-mile streetcar line by 2.5 miles to Johnson C. Smith University and Sunnyside Avenue. Part of the project involves replacing the...

April 11, 2018

Charlotte Observer-area college signees

...Dylan Bryan (football, Concord University); Janelle Oakely (tennis, JC Smith); Kelsey Esquivel (soccer, Pfeiffer); Omar Gonzalez (soccer,...

SPRING SIGNEES: Calhoun County, Orangeburg-Wilkinson student-athletes sign with college baseball, football, golf and volleyball programs

...Association programs. Christian Owens signed to play golf at Johnson C. Smith University, while Meagan Green signed to play volleyball at...

April 12, 2018

Commentary: Why we like March Madness so much each year - 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...


Opportunity and challenges integral to HBCUs’ mission and legacy

...percent) Howard University (up 32 percent). Charlotte's Johnson C. Smith University reported a 26 percent jump in the 2016-17 academic year,...


Tide great pays visit to coach

...22 streak downfield for score after score, later watched Beamer play for Johnson C. Smith University, where he ran his way to All-America...

April 13, 2018

WFAEats: With Food Insecurity In Mind, An Alliance Is Formed

...9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at Johnson C. Smith University. “The forum is an opportunity to bring together people who want to make...


Democrat Patrick Register using Tinder -- in hopes of attracting voters, not dates

...in a big way. In a post Parkland world these Johnson C. Smith Universitystudents are filling out his NRA candidate questionnaire. "We...

April 14, 2018

Tech conference gets grads ready for influx of tech jobs

...N.C. -- As tech jobs continue to come to Charlotte, Johnson C. Smith University is making sure their graduates are prepared to fill the...

April 15, 2018

Lenoir-Rhyne Track and Field Competes at Catamount Classic

...Thursday, April 19, and Friday, April 20, on the campus of Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C. 2018 Catamount Classic April 13-...

April 16, 2018

Steve Wilks Builds Relationship With Coaching

...am confident in my ability.” During Wilks’ first coaching stop at Johnson C. Smith University in his hometown of Charlotte, N.C., the NFL’s...


Jazz in Virginia: A Who, What, Where Sampler

...Not long after he left his home in Roanoke for Johnson C. Smith University in North Carolina, Pullen changed course and committed to music...


The Standard for Spiritual Care & Education Honors Rev. Dr. Delois Brown-Daniels with 2018 Helen Flanders Dunbar Award

...and her two wonderful adult children: David IV, a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University (Charlotte, NC), and DeAndrea, a graduate of...

April 18, 2018

Lenoir-Rhyne's Hardwick Named SAC Women's Track Athlete of the Week

...on Thursday, April 19, and Friday, April 20, at the Irwin Belk Track on the campus of Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C....


Mecklenburg County commissioner candidates: Where they stand on key issues

...71 Education:B.A. Degree - Sociology/Psychology/History --Johnson C. Smith University M.S. Ed. Counseling Psychology--Southern Illinois...

April 19, 2018

Commentary: The reasons baseball is not our national pastime anymore - 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...


Four Finalists Selected for SCSU President Position

...Alabama from 2014-2017. He has his bachelor's degree from Johnson C. Smith University, his master's from the University of Wisconsin-Madison...


Minnesota State names four finalists for SCSU president

...Policy from 2006-2007. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Johnson C. Smith University, a master’s from the University of Wisconsin-Madison,...


CIAA Announces 2018 Women’s Tennis Honors

...Shaw University Daniela Vanko Shaw University Halle Parker Johnson C. Smith University Simbiat Aleem Shaw University Sydney Yao Virginia...


 

April 23, 2018

Claflin University Accepted as Newest Member of the CIAA

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


L-R Track and Field Teams Take Third at SAC Championship

...which wrapped Friday at the Irwin Belk Track on the campus of Johnson C. Smith University. The women’s team finished with 127.5 points...


Let’s walk and explore the Queen City in May

...Ethiopia, Syria, Nepal and Vietnam. • McCrorey Heights and Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) – This tour starts and ends next to the bell...


Actress, co-host of ‘The Talk’ to speak at Voorhees graduation

...Also, she is the recipient of the Arch of Triumph Award presented by Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C. and is a member of the...

April 25, 2018

The Toledo Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc., Celebrates 65 Years of Service

...State University, Emory University, Jackson State University, Johnson C. Smith University, Howard University, Morehouse College, Belmont...


Shifting national demographics means changes in HBCUs' strategy

...the crosswinds of things that are well beyond our control,” Johnson C. Smith University President Clay Armbrister said. “The decline in 18-...

April 26, 2018

What Driving The Race For Mecklenburg County Sheriff?

...grew up in rural South Carolina and came to Charlotte to attend Johnson C. Smith University. He then worked 36 years with CMPD -- including...


Agenda Weekender: 100+ things to do this weekend, including Sycamore’s Spring Oyster Roast, the Moo & Brew Festival and multiple cornhole tournaments

...$10-$20. Details. Celebrity Basketball Game at Johnson C. Smith University: Watch a handful of hip-hop artists and celebrities like Nick...


New Batch of Course Catalogs from Johnson C. Smith University

...A new batch of catalogs from Johnson C. Smith University is now available on DigitalNC. Johnson C. Smith University is a historically black...


Commentary: Like Starbucks, too many companies have knee-jerk diversity training - 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...

April 27, 2018

Two African Americans Among the Four Finalists for President of St. Cloud State University

...South Carolina. Dr. Johnson is a magna cum laude graduate of Johnson C. Smith University. He holds a master’s degree from the University of...


Award-winning student essay looks to college choices

...Spelman College, Clark-Atlanta University, Morehouse College, Johnson C. Smith University, North Carolina A&T State University, Winston...


Charlotte Talks: Get To Know Local Neighborhoods On Charlotte City Walks; The Legend Of Tom Dooley

...Emiene Wright, Assistant Director of Communications at Johnson C. Smith University Angelique Gaines, Social Research Specialist, UNC...