JCSU http://wfae.org en JCSU Gets More Than $1 Million For Scholarship Fund http://wfae.org/post/jcsu-gets-more-1-million-scholarship-fund <p>Johnson C. Smith University has received about $1 million this month for a scholarship fund that helps students pay the difference between their financial aid and tuition.</p><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:54:49 +0000 Duncan McFadyen 49122 at http://wfae.org JCSU Gets More Than $1 Million For Scholarship Fund Top Students Caught In Immigration Debate Find Spots In Private Colleges http://wfae.org/post/top-students-caught-immigration-debate-find-spots-private-colleges <p></p><p>College is hard for many students and families to afford. But take federal financial aid out of the picture, plus in-state rates for public colleges and paying for school becomes nearly impossible. That’s the challenge for students in North Carolina who are here illegally or have deferred status. Some private colleges in the Charlotte area are reaching out to these students.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:29:35 +0000 Lisa Miller 46857 at http://wfae.org Top Students Caught In Immigration Debate Find Spots In Private Colleges JCSU Graduation Honors Andrew Young, Mayor Foxx http://wfae.org/post/jcsu-graduation-honors-andrew-young-mayor-foxx <p>College graduation season continued in the Charlotte area Sunday morning, with commencement ceremonies at&nbsp;Johnson C. Smith University and Davidson College. &nbsp;Ambassador and former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young was the guest speaker at J.C. Smith’s 141st graduation, which began at 8am at the university’s Irwin Belk Complex. The university presented honorary degrees to Young and Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx.</p> Sun, 19 May 2013 13:34:15 +0000 David Boraks 27609 at http://wfae.org