March 2019

March 1, 2019

COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Claflin softball to host Converse

...is batting .202 with 73 hits. Claflin will host Johnson C. Smith University in its Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA)...

March 3, 2019

Claflin, Converse split non-conference doubleheader

Athletic Association (CIAA) era, Monday, when they host Johnson C. Smith University, in a double header at Adden Street Field. First pitch...

March 5, 2019

St. Andrews University competes in Ethics Bowl

University, Gardner-Webb University, High Point University, Johnson C. Smith University,Livingstone College, Louisburg College, Mars Hill

March 6, 2019

UNCF hosts fifth annual Mayor's Masked Ball fundraiser

...nonprofit supports 37 private historically black colleges, including Johnson C. Smith University and Livingstone College in Salisbury. The...

March 7, 2019

Congressman Bishop Participates in the Second Annual HBCU Steam Day of Action on Capitol Hill

...Xaviar University of Louisiana, Denmark Technical College, Johnson C. Smith University, Huston- Tillotson University, Florida Memorial...


Congressman Cohen Welcomes the Second Annual HBCU STEAM Day of Action on Capitol Hill

...Xavier University of Louisiana, Denmark Technical College, Johnson C. Smith University, Huston- Tillotson University, Florida Memorial...


International Women’s Day: Oprah’s Academy Pays Tribute

...a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Systems at Johnson C. Smith University in North Carolina, Andronica and two of her...


UNCF’s Strategy is Clear; If Policy and Philanthropy Won’t Save HBCUs, Try PR

...inquiry. Bennett College, Saint Augustine’s University and Johnson C. Smith University all faced questions about financial stability, and...

March 8, 2019

How Oprah is inspiring young South African women to empower communities globally | Good News Daily

...a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Systems at Johnson C. Smith University in North Carolina, Andronica and two of her...


Lawmakers, tech leaders advocate for science pipeline at black colleges

...positive examples for future black leaders.” Said Johnson C. Smith UniversityPresident Clarence Armbrister, who attended the forum: “HBCUs...

March 11, 2019

'For me, the answer was exposure.' Local woman reflects on need for HBCUs following annual UNCF fundraiser - Q City Metro

...in the Carolinas. Ja’Sha Gore, a sophomore mathematics major at Johnson C. Smith University and two-time UNCF scholarship winner, said she...


Seven years later, this is how the Oprah Leadership Academy graduates are changing the world one degree at a time

Johnson C Smith University While studying a Bachelor of Science in computer science information systems at Johnson C. Smith University in...


Youth/Rec Notebook: Port City Track brings seven national titles to Wilmington

...indoor season we had," Bell said. Port City's national titles included JC Smith (200 meter dash and long jump winner, second in 60 dash)...


Scenes from CIAA Week 2019

...a free throw attempt. Nenad Milenkovic of Charlotte's own Johnson C. Smith University. Brenda E. Robinson, the first African-American...


Remembering Charlotte’s Good Samaritan Hospital

...the country at the time,” said Brandon Lunsford, archivist for Johnson C. Smith University. Good Samaritan was built during a time of great...

March 12, 2019

Weddings of 2018

...by her cousin, Clarence D. Armbrister, president of Johnson C. Smith University. March: The former Sharia Octavia Mitchell and Yaasmiyn...

March 13, 2019

Harrington Joins Novant Health Foundation as Senior Director for Principal and Leadership Gifts

...also served as assistant vice president for institutional advancement at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina, and was a...


Male educators of color gather in Charlotte to discuss social and professional challenges

...with UNC-Charlotte, Winston-Salem State, and Johnson C. Smith University, Terrell said college cohorts have formed with around 30 students...

March 14, 2019

Young leader honored by United Way

...the “Distinguished Service” award from the program directors at Johnson C. Smith University. His most recent project began last summer with...

March 15, 2019

ACC notebook: Focus on the shoes

...what Williamson was wearing during an afternoon shootaround at Johnson C. Smith University before Thursday's game. And more shoe drama...


A year after new light rail opened, can Charlotte afford $8 billion in future lines?

...same role. The second phase of the streetcar, running from Johnson C. Smith University to Central Avenue, is expected to open next August.


Want to learn how to write about romance? Read on

...and Carolina, myself included,” said Hodges, a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University. “Here is a chance to get some questions answered...

March 16, 2019

Golden Bull Softball Goes 2-0 on Day One of CIAA Round-up

Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association issued the following news: The Johnson C. Smith University softball team went 2-0 on day one...

March 17, 2019

Claflin Closeout 2019 CIAA Round-Up With Two Wins on Sunday

Claflin is also undefeated in the conference at 8-0 having defeated Johnson C. Smith University in a double header last Monday (Mar. 4).

March 18, 2019

Winthrop Women's Coalition Event to Shine Light on Local Civil Rights Contributions

...the event. She graduated from Emmett Scott High School, Johnson C. Smith University, the University of South Carolina, Winthrop University...

March 19, 2019

Barkley, Virginia Union Win 2019 CIAA Mid-Major Golf Tournament

...at the Emerald Lake Golf Course in Charlotte, NC. Johnson C. Smith University will serve as host. The CIAA Northern Division Championship...

March 20, 2019

Golf Wins Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Mid-Major Tournament

Elizabeth City State University, Fayetteville State University, Johnson C Smith University, Livingstone College, Saint Augustine's

March 21, 2019

Eight Teams Set for 2019 CIAA Bowling Championship

4 Virginia Union University, No. 5 Shaw University, No. 6 Johnson C. Smith University, No. 7 Livingstone College, and No. 8 Saint Augustine's...

March 24, 2019

Civic Engagement Pop Up Shop

This free six-week training program, is in partnership with Johnson C. Smith University and in collaboration with the City of Charlotte.


It Must Be Nice open at larger location in Albemarle

...from the business of Charlotte. After he graduated from Johnson C. Smith University with a degree in business administration, Steele worked...

March 25, 2019

Up close with Tifferney White, leading lady of education at Discovery Place - Q City Metro

Place In 1994, Tifferney White was planning to graduate from Johnson C. Smith University and take a gap year before heading to medical...

March 26, 2019

Crocker Gets Three Wins at CIAA Round-Up

...win against Livingstone College and then recorded a singles win against Johnson C. Smith University. As a team, VUU beat Livingstone 7-0...


JCSU recognizes National Social Work Month

March is National Social Work month and Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) is having events to show the importance of the...

March 27, 2019

Area Sports Briefs: West baseball wins in extra innings

Fayetteville State University (647), Chowan University (655), Johnson C. Smith University (676), Virginia State University (686) and...


Alumna Returns to Lecture on Pan African Feminist Spaces in Hip Hop

JCSU celebrated the end of International Women's Month with a lecture about how...


History comes to life with docents portraying famous Charlotteans

...segregated Elmwood and Pinewood cemeteries; • H.L. McCrory, Johnson C. Smith University's longest-serving president; • Dr. John Taylor...

March 28, 2019

Golf Wins CIAA Southern Division Championship

Elizabeth City State University, Fayetteville State University, Johnson C Smith University, Livingstone College, Saint Augustine's...


Charlotte wants to reduce its trash. This renovated horse barn could help lead the way

...barn. Another local university that's taken part is Johnson C. Smith University, whose students designed the aquaponic garden, Aussieker...


JCSU Women's Tennis Stuns Shaw, Snapping 27-Game CIAA Win-Streak

Wednesday afternoon as the Lady Bears fell short to the visiting Johnson C. Smith University Golden Bulls at Lions Park. The loss dips the...


These Colleges In The South Are Extremely Affordable To Apply To

$25 Mississippi College MS $25 Tougaloo College MS $25 Johnson C Smith University NC $25 Livingstone College NC $25 Mars Hill

March 29, 2019

Why direct action campaigns are the best way to empower yourself and others

...sit-in campaign in 1960. Jones was student body president at Johnson C. Smith University, a historically-black institution in Charlotte, not...


One to watch in tech, Nicki Washington is also encouraging women to be “Unapologetically Dope” - Q City Metro

...said Washington, who was also the first computer science graduate from Johnson C. Smith University to earn a Ph.D. She went on to become...