JCSU gifted $250K from Carolina Panthers owner

The donation establishes the David and Nicole Tepper Scholarship at Charlotte’s historically Black university.
By QCity Metro Staff | July 15, 2020

History of CIAA basketball tournament and its impact today

A look back at the beginning of CIAA basketball and a fan's first memory.
By Jazz Warren | February 24, 2020

CIAA commemorative video features local HBCU player and coach

JCSU's Stephen Joyner, Sr. and Livingstone College's Roger Ray appear
By QCity Metro | January 12, 2020

JCSU president’s inauguration speech filled with plans to improve upward mobility

JCSU President Clarence Armbrister encouraged the audience to provide scholarships, jobs and other opportunities to help close Charlotte's opportunity gap.
By Katrina Louis | April 6, 2019

The Purple Charlotte Steppers are moving social networks from online to the dance floor

Purple Charlotte Steppers Club is providing an alternative to Charlotte's entertainment scene with line dancing and urban ballroom styles.
By Sabrina Clark | January 20, 2019

Regional association renews JCSU accreditation, removing probation status

After a year in limbo, Johnson C. Smith University officials announced Tuesday that its accreditation has been reaffirmed by the […]
By Katrina Louis | December 11, 2018

8 moments in Charlotte’s Black history as we celebrate its 250th birthday

It’s the city of Charlotte’s 250th birthday! Along with the cake and fanfare, we wanted to revisit some of the city’s historic moments in Black history.
By QCity Metro Staff | December 3, 2018

Oprah Winfrey to JCSU grads: ‘Your future’s so bright, it burns my eyes’

In speech to JCSU's graduating class, the media mogul stressed the importance of persistence and individual excellence.
By By Théoden Janes, The Charlotte Observer | May 16, 2016