July 2018

July 3, 2018

Young, inspiring leaders of Camden First UMC

...) Benedict College Senior Deneisha Reid (Monica Reid) Johnson C. Smith University Senior Jada Reid (Monica Reid) Virginia College...

July 4, 2018

20 people become US citizens at Independence Day commemoration 

...and James B. Duke Distinguished Associate Professor of history at Johnson C. Smith University spoke about the significance of the people who...


The AKA Zeta Alpha Omega Chapter Launches Think HBCU Campaign

...), Myranda Duhart (Spelman College); Jillian Highsmith (Johnson C. Smith University, May 2018 Magna Cum Laude graduate in Criminology);...


Commentary: The gun violence in Maryland festers America’s dark side - 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.

July 5, 2018

As more Democrats question RNC, chances rise for Charlotte City Council to reject event

...Foxx and council members were holding their annual budget retreat at Johnson C. Smith University. They celebrated the news, and then quickly...


The Kids Are Alright

...Tacoma, WA University of Puget Sound 3/23/2016 Charlotte, NC Johnson C. Smith University 3/21/2016 Atlanta, GA Georgia State University 3/15...


Charlotte Post is now available

...newspaper out of Charlotte, are now online, thanks to partner Johnson C. Smith University. The Charlotte Post was founded in 1878 and is a...


Historic Landmarks Commission aims for Excelsior Club deal

...African American communities, including the George Davis House near Johnson C. Smith University and Grace Zion AME Church on South Brevard...


Vice President for Advancement Anthony Holloman Named Interim Athletics Director at FVSU

...State University, North Carolina A&T State University, Johnson C. Smith University, and Wiley College. Holloman has a master’s degree in...

July 6, 2018

Ten African Americans Who Have Been Named to Administrative Posts in Higher Education

...earned a bachelor’s degree in communication and media studies from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina, and a master’s...


Gun violence keeps US in bad place

...Gun violence has become a part of America’s dark side. Jim Ewers is a Winston-Salem native and Johnson C. Smith University graduate...


Charlotte’s Dem Council Members May Pull Their Bid For 2020 GOP Convention Because Of Trump

...Foxx and council members were holding their annual budget retreat at Johnson C. Smith University. They celebrated the news, and then quickly...

July 7, 2018

Jammers Summer League ‘one of the most competitive’ in the county

...Reader, who played at Richmond and then earned a scholarship to Johnson C. Smith University. “I went to college to play basketball but I...


JCSU's James B. Duke Library earns $100K grant for technology space

...COURTESY JOHNSON C. SMITH UNIVERSITY Johnson C. Smith Universityearned a $100,00 grant for an academic makerspace at James B. Duke...

July 9, 2018

Power Moves: Education policy pro Ami Patel Hopkins is now a … teacher resident?

... Clay Armbrister, in Charlotte, where he works as president of Johnson C. Smith University. 10. Kate Hagedorn is leaving the Chamber of...

July 10, 2018

Camp Lead-Up continues success

and Wake Technical College. In 2017, Camp Lead-Up came to Johnson C. Smith University. This year’s camp is dedicated to the memory of E.R.


College Track and Field: Klefsaas qualifies for NCAA Division II Outdoor Nationals

...for the NCAA Division II Outdoor National meet Thursday, May 24, at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C. Klefsaas, a freshman,...

Messer Construction Co. Expands Footprint in North Carolina

... UNC Charlotte, Sharon Towers, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Johnson C. Smith University, and many others across the region. The company...


UNCF announces a newNational Director of Special Events

...University, Dillard University, Florida A&M University, Johnson C. Smith University, Morehouse College, Morehouse School of Medicine,...

July 11, 2018

HBCU Leaders Push to Make their Campuses More LGBTQ Inclusive

...University, Savannah State University, Prairie View A&M University and Johnson C. Smith University. “I think all of us, we want to make...


James Wells, civil rights activist jailed for lunch counter sit-in, dies at 77

... 1941. He served in the Air Force and graduated from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte and the University of Illinois College of Law...

July 12, 2018

The Rundown: Things to do Thursday, July 12 – Sunday, July 15

...will begin at 6 p.m. at the JCSU Arts Factory. 1545 W. Trade St. near the JCSU Main Campus. #WestSideBestSide Join BriGGsing along with...


HBCUs Report Progress on LGBTQ Inclusion as Presidents and Senior Leadership Gather at HRC

...Savannah State University, Prairie View A&M University, Johnson C. Smith University and Claflin University. Participants explored a range of...


Commentary: Celebrating America's birthday came in different forms, ways - 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....

July 13, 2018

JCSU to host mascot and cheerleading tryouts

...a number of events including all home JCSU home football games and select away games, basketball games pep rallies, community activities and...

July 15, 2018

Long Leaf Pine presented to Goldsboro native

...Member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority. She joined the sorority at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte in 1974 and has served as a local,...

July 16, 2018

Manley changes commitment to JSC

...records at NorthWest CTA in football and Track & Field surpassing 2,000 total yards in a season and over 3,000 total career yards as well as...


Charlotte backs RNC bid after contentious meeting. Here’s what’s next.

...then-Mayor Anthony Foxx were holding a budget retreat at Johnson C. Smith University when they heard they had won. They briefly celebrated,...


Protesters urge Charlotte council to reject GOP convention in gathering before vote

...and then-Mayor Anthony Foxx were having a budget retreat at Johnson C. Smith University. When they heard they won the bid, they briefly...
 

July 18, 2018

CATS Eyes New Light Rail, Bus And Uptown Tunnel Options

...be connected by the Gold Line, which would be extended to Johnson C. Smith University on Beatties Ford Road. Groundbreaking for track and...

July 19, 2018

Pressure? Golden Bulls football feel the urgency to win immediately

There’s no pressure for Johnson C. Smith football to win. Urgency? That’s another matter. Coach Kermit Blount feels the Golden Bulls are...


Commentary: Children should be outside playing in the summer - 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...

July 20, 2018

What do Charlotte homeowners owe from our 'nests on high'?

...working-class neighborhoods such as Biddleville and Smallwood near Johnson C. Smith University or Enderly Park off Freedom Drive. Now,...

July 21, 2018

Kelly leaves Keene State better than she found it

...a matter of getting a degree,” said Kelly, an alumna of Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., where she captained the softball...

July 24, 2018

Op-Ed: Please stop tearing down my city

...moved to what is now the Historic West End. Anchored by Johnson C. Smith University, an established African-American university, this area...

July 26, 2018

Delta Sigma Theta sorority hosts regional conference

...Charlotte Alumnae Chapter, along with collegiate chapters Gamma Lambda (Johnson C. Smith University), Iota Rho (UNC Charlotte) and Upsilon...

Commentary: If you vote, you matter

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


Two rare Charlotte film festivals, one kept and one lost

...invited its founder to move it to Toronto. Students from Johnson C. Smith University and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte will...

She believes in girls who code – so much that she left Apple to come home and help them

...Inside a classroom at Johnson C. Smith University on a hot July day last summer, 25 middle-school girls gathered to launch what would be...



CIAA announces 2018 Preseason Football Team & Ranking - WS Chronicle

...8. Shaw University 9. Elizabeth City State University 10. Johnson C. Smith University 11. Livingstone College 12. Lincoln (PA)...


Goodwin Elementary to Welcome New Principal

...Jones holds a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Johnson C. Smith University and a Master of Education in Elementary Leadership...

July 27, 2018

Natasha L. Jones Named Principal at W.B. Goodwin Elementary

...Jones holds a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Johnson C. Smith University and a Master of Education in Elementary Leadership...


Arizona Cardinals head coach Steve Wilks fulfills a vision he had two decades ago

...Johnson C. Smith University and Bank of America Stadium, home of the Panthers, are fewer than two miles apart in downtown Charlotte. But if...


Keene State hires interim director of athletics and recreation

...director and senior woman administrator at Kelly’s alma mater, Johnson C. Smith University. Hendricks received a Bachelor of Science degree...

July 28, 2018

Gastonia police chief says diversifying efforts are ongoing

...also recently recruited at South Carolina State University and Johnson C. Smith University, two historically black institutions, according...

She believes in girls who code, so much that she left Apple to come home and help them

...NC (Sherrell Dorsey/Charlotte Observer) - Inside a classroom at Johnson C. Smith University on a hot July day last summer, 25 middle-school...

July 29, 2018

UNCF Announces a New National Director of Special Events

...University, Dillard University, Florida A&M University, Johnson C. Smith University, Morehouse College, Morehouse School of Medicine,...

July 30, 2018

Goule inspires us - Ferguson

...need more people to make it more competitive". The Johnson C Smith University graduate joined forces with Goule last year September, when...