JCSU partners with CMPD, other agencies to increase safety surrounding campus

Joint plan includes increased security and surveillance to reduce criminal activity in the area. Agencies will also collaborate to provide resources for homeless neighbors.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 23, 2020

JCSU awarded $100,000 grant to help remote learning

Students will receive laptops to help with virtual learning as the historically Black university remains close due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 4, 2020

JCSU receives $6 million technology grant from IBM

Funding will help prepare students for careers in tech industries like cybersecurity and data science. JCSU is among 13 participating HBCUs.
By Janey Tate | October 6, 2020

JCSU goes remote for fall semester

School officials reversed their decision to reopen campus for the fall semester due to coronavirus concerns.
By QCity Metro Staff | July 30, 2020

JCSU cancels in-person homecoming due to coronavirus concerns

School officials point to negative Covid-19 trends and data as reason. Rescheduled in-person commencement for Class of 2020 is also canceled.
By QCity Metro Staff | July 7, 2020

JCSU seniors now have a graduation date

Charlotte’s historically Black university pushes commencement to October homecoming week.
By QCity Metro Staff | April 21, 2020

Curly Neal, JCSU alum and Harlem Globetrotter, dead at 77

Neal was inducted in the CIAA Hall of Fame in 1986 and the N.C. Sports Hall of Fame in 2008.
By Katrina Louis | March 26, 2020

JCSU a ‘ghost town’ for remaining students on campus

Most students left for an extended spring break. Others have until March 30 to vacate campus.
By Emiene Wright | March 19, 2020

JCSU responds to coronavirus with campus shutdown

The historically Black university announces measures to safeguard against COVID-19.
By Emiene Wright | March 14, 2020

3 Charlotte universities unite to promote ‘racial healing’ in community

The effort by Johnson C. Smith University, Queens University of Charlotte and UNC Charlotte is part of a larger initiative.
By Glenn Burkins | January 29, 2020