• JWU Centennial: 1914-2014

    In 2014, Johnson & Wales University will be 100 years old. Our Centennial marks a perfect time to assess where we’ve been, where we are — and where we’re headed.

    100 Years: a Visual History of JWU

    Let’s kick things off by taking a look at key photos from JWU’s history, from the meeting of our founders, Gertrude Johnson and Mary Wales, to the major growth of the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s. 100 Years: A Visual History of Johnson & Wales University

    Join the Celebration at Events

    We have big plans to mark this milestone, from campuswide events like Founders Week and Centennial celebrations at each campus (including the Charlotte Campus’ tenth anniversary) to student programs that celebrates the university’s history and establishes new traditions.

    Explore our growing Centennial events calendar.

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