March 2018

March 1, 2018

CIAA Announces Toyota Fan Fest and Super Saturday

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


Commentary: Where is the village when we need it? - 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...


Commentary: 50 years after Fair Housing Act, we still have a long way to go - 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...


Ike Belk, lover of the UN, bull statues and athletic tracks - Business North Carolina

...he donated some of those. He told me that the one at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte was bigger than the famous one on Wall Street...


Cecil A. Ivory: Presbyterian Leader and Activist

...faculty and administrators. From 1942 to 1946 Ivory attended Johnson C. Smith University, which had been established in 1867 as the Biddle...

March 2, 2018

Lions Stun Defending Champion Johnson C. Smith 58-52

...semi-finals at the Spectrum Center at 3:00 p.m. Johnson C. Smith University closes the book on their season with an 18-10 mark The Lions...


Bowie State Fights Off Late Livingstone Charge to Claim 80-77 CIAA Quarterfinal Victory

...at the Spectrum Center. They advance to the semi-finals to face Johnson C. Smith University Friday at 9:00 p.m. Omari George The Bulldogs...


Are CIAA fans tired of Charlotte? The answer may help decide if the tourney stays.

...CIAA has 1,100 room nights reserved in 24 area hotels. Johnson C. Smith University juniors Deion Caldwell, Ruben Allen and Tremell Parker...


Area briefs: Dylan Thompson lands job with Detroit Lions

...LIMESTONE: The men's tennis team blanked non-conference opponent Johnson C. Smith University, 9-0, at the Coleman Cuthbertson Tennis Courts...


#IAAFworlds: Jenkins makes 400m final, McPherson disqualified

...High and Herbert Morrison Technical before taking up a scholarship to Johnson C Smith University, was third in her semi-finals heat in 52.42...

March 3, 2018

Johnson C. Smith Dethrones Bowie State Bulldogs 80-71 in CIAA Semifinals

...(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) - The Johnson C. Smith University men's basketball team took down the reigning Central Intercollegiate...


CIAA shows love, respect to its 2018 Hall of Fame class

...Dorothy Cowser Yancy, former president of Shaw University and Johnson C. Smith University. Each awardee, though with different experiences...


Samaritan’s Feet partners with CIAA to help children ‘walk into their destiny’

...to get a new pair of shoes,” said Jaylaan Dillard, a Johnson C. Smith Universitywomen’s track athlete. “To be able to bring that joy to a...

March 4, 2018

Charlotte event to salute veterans

...of place during an occasion that will be held at Charlotte’s Johnson C. Smith University. The event will connect vets from all branches of...


Gucci Mane and Lil Wayne Reunite In North Carolina

...with tournament championship game that saw Virginia Union University topping Johnson C. Smith University by a score 82-52 in the Men’s...


Virginia Union claims men’s, women’s CIAA championships

...CIAA Tournament championships with respective victories over Johnson C. Smith University and Bowie State University Saturday. The men's...

March 6, 2018

Hope Sinclair, executive director of Communities In Schools of Hampton Roads | First Person

...from Oscar Smith High School in 1999, Sinclair went to Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina, and received a bachelor’s...

March 7, 2018

Former local resident spotted at CIAA

...possible.” Jemayne is employed as an English professor at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte. He created the first English course in...


CIAA 2018 championship basketball game highlights

...cheered on The Virginia Union University (VUU) Panthers and the Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) Golden Bulls. Ultimately, the game ended...


PGCC season ends, BSU falls in semifinal, Wisconsin drops UMD men

...the semifinals. The Bulldogs dropped an 80-71 decision to Johnson C. Smith University. Four Golden Bulls scored in double-figures in that...

March 8, 2018

Commentary: Florida victims need thoughts, prayers and America needs action - 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...


DMV College Basketball Roundup

...7-10. Bowie State University (14-15) fell to Johnson C. Smith University in the semifinal round of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic...


During Nutrition Month, Adams Hunger Initiative Lobbies on the Upcoming Farm Bill

...Management Services, Friendship Gardens, Friendship Trays, Johnson C. Smith University Sustainability Village, Loaves & Fishes, Roots in the...

March 9, 2018

County products continue to impress during winter sports

...Tournament fate when brackets are revealed Sunday. Roddric Ross, Johnson C. Smith University Forest City native Ross, who played at East...


Duke To Award Six Honorary Degrees At Commencement

...and on the boards of Duke Law School, UNC Charlotte and Johnson C. Smith University. He transferred from Princeton to Duke, where he...


Dr. Clarence F. Stephens Sr.

...Sam and Jeannette Moorhead Stephens. He was a 1938 graduate of Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, NC. He earned his Master’s in 1939...


Uncubed Entry: Hand-Picked Entry-Level Tech Jobs & Internships

...Justice Johns Hopkins University Johnson & Wales University Johnson C Smith University Kansas City Art Institute Kansas State University...


Duke to honor 3 pillars of Durham life. Who are they and what have they done?

...and on the boards of Duke Law School, UNC Charlotte and Johnson C. Smith University. He transferred from Princeton to Duke, where he...

March 13, 2018

Capital Campaign Watch: Hampden-Sydney, Johnson C. Smith, New England, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Western Carolina

...aid for students is a major priority. Finishing Up: Johnson C. Smith University has finished a campaign, started in 2010, raising $159...


Sorority to hold college fair Saturday

...Salem State University, Elizabeth City Stat University, Johnson C. Smith University and Bennett College. For more information, email...


Prominent attorney, BESLA founder, S. Timothy A. Crawford Jr. Esq., dies

...lawyer and his decision came to fruition years later. He attended Johnson C. Smith University where he joined the tennis team and became an...


Claflin changing conferences, leaving SIAC for CIAA

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

March 15, 2018

Claflin University to join CIAA Conference

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


Value Colleges Releases Top 50 Best Value Historically Black Col

...Washington, DC Jackson State University - Jackson, MS Johnson C. Smith University - Charlotte, NC Lincoln University - Jefferson City...

March 16, 2018

The Gentlemen's Project asks men to stand against domestic violence

...will be held in the new science auditorium on the campus of Johnson C. Smith University. If you have an inspiring story to share, please...


Local woman educator of year

...of Walterboro High School, she holds a bachelor of science degree in health education from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C...

March 17, 2018

For the good of Lancaster, 'Tornado Alley' should get a second chance

...McCaskey High School in 2015 and went on to play football at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina. “At Tornado Alley,...

March 19, 2018

Amazing run! ... Williams threatens national junior record

...won the 400 metre hurdles in 51.37 seconds to encourage new Johnson C Smith University head coach Leford Green, a 2012 Olympic finalist...


To attract employees of color, Philly businesses should change approach to hiring | Opinion

...HBCUs, including Lincoln University here at home and institutions like Johnson C. Smith University in North Carolina, whose new President is...


At JCSU, Combatting Implicit Bias

...when it was presented to about 60 people in an auditorium at Johnson C. Smith University. I have to admit, even more sheepishly, that my...

March 21, 2018

The next gig

...2010, and after a short stint at Lake Erie College, ended up at Johnson C. Smith University, a NCAA Division II program in Charlotte, N.C.,...


LYNX Gold Line construction to close major West End road for months

...construction, which will run from the Elizabeth neighborhood to Johnson C. Smith University. Detours information listed below, which will...


Lenoir-Rhyne's Lotharp Earns SAC Men's Track Athlete of the Week

...and Field Championships. The finals are set to take place at Johnson C. Smith University from Thursday, May 24, through Saturday, May 26...

March 22, 2018

Commentary: Maybe the nation will listen when our children speak - 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 Statement on 2018 Omnibus

...Carolina students by ensuring nearly a dozen HBCUs, including Johnson C. Smith University and Bennett College, have the resources they need...

March 23, 2018

Getting Into College Seminar In Goldsboro

...weekend. The N.C. Eastern Alumni Chapter of Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte has organized the local Getting Into College seminar...


Omnibus adds spending for historically black colleges

...a dozen HBCUs and the students they serve, including Johnson C. Smith University and Bennett College in North Carolina, through expanded...

March 24, 2018

HBCU-led Clean Energy Initiative Receives $250,000 Grant

...grant to further their investment as these 14 HBCUs, including Johnson C. Smith University in North Carolina, and I look forward to...

March 25, 2018

WRVS SuccessFest drive begins today

...and Observer in Raleigh. Jemayne King is now a professor at Johnson C. Smith University. Jones said coverage of ECSU sports and local high...

March 26, 2018

HBCU-led clean energy initiative receives grant

...University Coppin State University Florida Memorial University Johnson C. Smith University Morgan State University Norfolk State...


31 signs you’re a native Charlottean: black Edition - Q City Metro

...Fridays. Attending NYSP, MSAC and Upward Bound at Johnson C. Smith University. Getting groceries from old school Charlotte grocery stores...

March 27, 2018

Inside the West Side Community Land Trust's Fight Against Displacement

...uptown. Mosaic is a $25 million mixed-use complex used by Johnson C. Smith University, whose students make up most of its tenants. It opened...


The Cemetery That Wasn’t There in Biddleville

...black people. Biddleville was one of those enclaves, and Johnson C. Smith University (originally named Biddle Institute) was one of those...

March 28, 2018

Graduate School Hosts Opportunities Forum for Minority-Serving Institutions

...Arkansas,' he said. Institutions represented at the forum included Johnson C. Smith University, Utah Valley University, North Carolina A&T...


McCrorey Heights: The Neighborhood of ‘Firsts’

...tight as any in Charlotte. H.L. McCrorey, president of Johnson C. Smith University from 1907 to 1947, secured the land and sold parcels to...


Q&A: Johnson C. Smith University President Clarence D. Armbrister

...after just one month on the job—the new Johnson C. Smith Universitypresident officially took the helm of the university on January 1...

March 29, 2018

First Tennessee Bank/Capital Bank Hires Kim Graham as Community Development Lead for Mid-Atlantic Region

...A native of High Point, N.C., and a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University, Graham serves on the board of directors for Big Brothers Big...


Commentary: The battle for America's soul is happening right now - 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...