January 2019

January 2, 2019

McCrorey Heights: The Neighborhood that Shaped Charlotte

...roles in the desegregation of schools. McCrorey Heights, near Johnson C. Smith University, doesn’t usually get the same attention as long...

January 4, 2019

Durham Courthouse to be Named after John Hervey Wheeler

...Carolina Central University, as well as from Duke University, Shaw University, Johnson C. Smith University, and Tuskegee University...

January 7, 2019

CIAA tournament leaving Charlotte, sources say

...a hugely popular tournament especially among alumni bases which include Johnson C. Smith University. Last year, the tournament brought in...

 


CIAA basketball tournament to Charlotte: See y'all

...for fans. Eight of the league’s 13 schools, including Charlote’s Johnson C. Smith University are based in North Carolina, and a ninth...

January 8, 2019

Need to know for Tuesday, Jan. 8

“Ball in Pink” basketball game on Feb. 9 against Johnson C. Smith University. Universities across the country help raise money through an...


Baltimore scores CIAA basketball tournaments starting in 2021, with potential $50 million economic impact

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


CIAA Board of Directors Select City of Baltimore as Official Home of 2021-2023 Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament

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


Baltimore To Host 2021-2023 CIAA Men's And Women's Basketball Tournament

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


Charlotte takes massive tourism and economic hit with CIAA relocation

...nonprofit officials, including Gov. Roy Cooper, Johnson C. Smith University President Clarence Armbrister and American Airlines spokesman...

January 10, 2019

Author of 'A Lesson Learned' to kickoff Tuskegee's spring Lyceum Series – Tuskegee University

...in music and writing. After earning a communications degree from Johnson C. Smith University, he moved to Atlanta and began writing for...


Jennifer J. Parker—branding and building is her business

Carolina and now resides upstate in Buffalo. She earned her bachelor’s at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., and graduated from...


JCSU defeats Chowan in home opener

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Johnson C. Smith University men’s basketball hosted Chowan Thursday night in their 2018-19 season home opener. The...

January 11, 2019

Report: Cleveland Browns working on deal to make Steve Wilks defensive coordinator

...defensive coordinator. Prior to his NFL career, Wilks coached collegiately at Johnson C. Smith University (1995-1996), Savannah State...


CIAA fans — get ready for Baltimore

...the CIAA headquarters in Charlotte and from CIAA affiliate Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte. The newest CIAA member institution...

January 13, 2019

Source: Browns hiring Steve Wilks as defensive coordinator, Todd Monken as offensive coordinator

...44-31. Wilks, 49, began his coaching career as defensive coordinator at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C. in 1995. He was...

January 14, 2019

Browns hire ex-Cardinals coach Steve Wilks as DC

Wilks began his coaching career as the defensive coordinator at Johnson C. Smith University in 1995. Monken comes to Cleveland after...


2019 Atrium Health MLK National Holiday Celebration begins Tuesday

...be held Saturday at 12:30 p.m. in Biddle Hall at Johnson C. Smith University and is free to attend, but space is limited. The MLK Please...


A key city bridge closed for streetcar construction. Now, it won’t reopen on time.

...run from just north of Central Avenue through uptown and west to Johnson C. Smith University. It’s funded by the local half-cent sales tax...


HashChain Technology Announces New Directors

...his tenure as Director of Operations. Haileab graduated from Johnson C. Smith University with a Bachelor of Science in computer science and...


My turn, Kendal Mobley: How did reconciliation resolution get to its current point?

...serves on the Actions in Faith and Justice steering committee and teaches religious studies at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte...


MLK Day plans include worship, volunteering

...serves as the Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion at Johnson C. Smith University and pastors at Grace Baptist Church in Statesville. He...

January 15, 2019

13 Charlotte events celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. this week - Q City Metro

...Ceremony 12:30-2:30 p.m. Biddle Hall, Johnson C. Smith University, 100 Beatties Ford Rd. Free A luncheon held to recognize Mecklenburg’s...


Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2019 In Charlotte: Events, Schedules

...12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., Johnson C. Smith University. A luncheon held to honor community members who work to foster unity and promote...


14 MLK Day Celebrations and Observances in Charlotte 2019

Showcase 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $10.00 | Johnson C. Smith University Sunday, January 20, 2019 Concert: Bridging Musical Worlds, a Celebration...

 

January 16, 2019

Jennifer J. Parker—branding and building is her business – Amsterdam News

Carolina and now resides upstate in Buffalo. She earned her bachelor’s at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., and graduated from...


MLK Day plans include worship, volunteering: See full schedule

...serves as the Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion at Johnson C. Smith University and pastors at Grace Baptist Church in Statesville. He...

January 18, 2019

Report cards point out racial disparities in schools across the state, including those in Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

...as recruitment fairs at Fayetteville State, Livingstone College, Johnson C. Smith University and North Carolina Central,” Campbell said. “We...

January 19, 2019

CIAA Tournament Moving to Baltimore With Possible $50 Million Economic Impact

...the CIAA headquarters in Charlotte and from CIAA affiliate Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte. The newest CIAA member institution...

January 20, 2019

The Purple Charlotte Steppers are moving social networks from online to the dance floor - Q City Metro

...expanding your social repertoire. Co-founded in 2004 by Johnson C. Smith University graduate Demond Carter and the late William Brown, the...

January 21, 2019

HBCU Students Debunk The Myth That Black Students Don’t Want To Study Abroad

...as other institutions, Briana Robinson feels differently. The Johnson C. Smith University graduate was able to study abroad three times...


W.T. "Dub" Massey

...involved with protests against segregation. Massey later graduated from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, then was drafted into the...

January 22, 2019

CIAA Tournament Moving to Baltimore With Possible $50 Million Economic Impact

...the CIAA headquarters in Charlotte and from CIAA affiliate Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte. The newest CIAA member institution...

January 23, 2019

Penn honors 1979 Final Four team

...and soccer at Simon Gratz, began his college career at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina before enrolling into the...


No mile-long tunnel under uptown: CATS recommends a different route for light rail

Line streetcar, running from Central Avenue through uptown and west to Johnson C. Smith University. The $150 million project, with the cost

January 24, 2019

International Business Machines : Computer Science Faculty Member Breaks Barriers, Encourages Women to Be 'Unapologetically Dope'

...entered the work force." After earning a degree from Johnson C. Smith University, Washington, at the insistence of former JCSU President...

January 25, 2019

How 'Mom O' Changed Our Lives: Oprah Winfrey's Students Share Their Powerful Stories

...going to be there.” She also received her Bachelor’s Degree from Johnson C. Smith University, before getting her Master’s last May from the...

January 27, 2019

Recently-ended shutdown still has lasting local impacts

...pay some time this week. On the Johnson C. Smith University campus Sunday night, Congresswoman Alma Adams gave...

January 28, 2019

Rep. Alma Adams delivers State of the District focusing on impacts of government shutdown - Q City Metro

...her State of the District address on Sunday evening at Johnson C. Smith University. Nearly 100 people filled the auditorium in Biddle Hall...

January 30, 2019

Battle for the Belles

...colleges’ operational and academic fitness. Dawkins, a 1975 Johnson C. Smith University graduate who became Bennett’s president in 2017, is...


Richmond Jammers set to host tryouts at Ninth Grade Academy

...a former basketball player at Richmond Senior High School and Johnson C. Smith University, started the Jammers organization back in 2003 as...

January 31, 2019

Taking the co-anchor's chair: Natasha Williams joins LPB

...affiliate in Dayton.  Williams received her undergraduate degree from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina and a master...


Prep Notes: Two longtime athletics directors resign, one to keep going

...triple jump, while also being offered a full scholarship by Johnson C. Smith University (according to Olympic track coach, Stuart Belizaire...