Professor Jim Bissett and Associate Professor Mike Carignan from the Department of History and Geography offered their insights into World War I during a special report by FOX 8 WGHP that aired on Veterans Day.
faculty & staff - in the news
Faculty, students and staff celebrate the National Day on Writing with multiple events at Elon and Greensboro locations.
Molly Kearns ’19 is among the recipients of the Lumen Prize, which provides selected students with a $15,000 scholarship and celebrates their academic and creative accomplishments.
Kevin Boyle publishes two poems in Prairie Schooner magazine.
A group of nearly two dozen School of Communications students received a behind-the-scenes look at the operations of the NHL organization and its arena.
Professor Steve DeLoach and Assistant Professor Brandon Sheridan shared insights and advice with fellow economics professors.
Six Elon students, two faculty members and three students from Elon's 2018 Research Experiences for Undergraduates program attended the 14th Annual Regional Mathematics and Statistics Conference held at UNC-Greensboro on Nov. 3, 2018.
The list is compiled annually by Poets & Quants, a business education news outlet, who also ranked the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business among the country’s top 50 undergraduate business programs.
The 2018 edition of the President’s Report highlights the accomplishments of the university’s outstanding educators. These intellectual leaders exemplify the kind of drive and commitment that makes Elon such a distinctive academic community.
The assistant professor of marketing presented a paper on the relationship between CEO pay slice and a firm’s corporate social responsibility and firm value, and spoke on a panel about experiential learning in the classroom.
Longmire-Avital, Madzima and alumna co-author article in Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal
Associate Professor of Psychology Buffie Longmire-Avital, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science Takudzwa "Titch" Madzima and Elyse Bierut '16 examined the rates of engagement in high-calorie burning activities of black and white American collegiate females.
Religious Studies Professor Geoffrey Claussen's new article appears in the journal Interreligious Studies and Interreligious Theology.
In this column distributed by the Elon University Writers Syndicate, Professor of English Rosemary Haskell writes about the significance of poppies in remembering the dead and hoping for peace. The column was published by WRAL, The Virginian-Pilot and the Greenville Daily Reflector.
Associate Professors Derek Lackaff, Phillip Motley and Amanda Sturgill attended the 2018 International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning conference, which attracts international scholars and educators to share recent work and to discuss how to advance the future of higher education.
Amy Johnson, Evan Gatti and Matthew Buckmaster present "Intentionally Global: An examination of the “global citizen” through intentional connections between the Core Curriculum &
Global Education at Elon University" at CIEE Conference.
Ebru artist, Bingul Sevimli, recently offered a hands-on experience to Elon students, faculty and staff.
The annual Veterans Day Observance ceremony offered the opportunity to express appreciation for those who have served their country across the generations.
Campus Recreation & Wellness to adjust hours during Thanksgiving break
Jason Husser, director of the Elon University Poll and associate professor of political science, talked about the impact of the midterm elections on the N.C. legislature.
Mary Knight-McKenna and Heidi Hollingsworth, associate professors of education, presented at the conferences of the Division for Early Childhood (DEC) of the Council for Exceptional Children, and the North Carolina Infant/Young Child Mental Health Association.
Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler, director of the Center for Research on Global Engagement and professor of psychology, offered insights from research with colleagues from six institutions.
The chair of the Communications Department served as one of three members on the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications accreditation site visit team at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia.
Now in its 11th year, the program will aid yet another diverse group of faculty in integrating sustainability into academic courses across campus.
The projects and Holly Hodge, director of interior design, were honored in the recent competition for the Association of University Interior Designers.
Peter Felten, assistant provost for teaching and learning and executive director of the Center for Engaged Learning, was one of two honored with the award at the group's recent annual conference.
Rebecca Todd Peters, professor of religious studies, was selected for this inaugural cohort to work alongside researchers and staff at the Public Religion Research Institute on policy issues.
Faculty and students from Elon’s elementary education program represented at the N.C. Council of Teachers of Mathematics state conference on Nov. 1 and 2.
The Professor of Art History discussed archival revelations in the study of Belle Époque painter Madeleine Lemaire.
The success of the 11 students who competed means they will advance to the Mid-Atlantic Regionals to be held in Maryland in March.
Buffie Longmier-Avital, associate professor of psychology, spoke about her jounrey through graduate school to a position as associate professor while being a woman of color.
Sophie Adamson, associate professor of French and chair of the Department of World Languages and Cultures, presented at the annual conference of the Foreign Language Association of Teachers of French in Durham, N.C.
A team of Elon researchers is working to develop an efficient and effective way for communities in the developing world to help combat water, sanitation hygiene problems.
The following opinion column by President Connie Ledoux Book supporting local school bonds was published Nov. 4 by The Times-News.
The altar will be open to the public until Friday, Nov. 2, at 1:30 pm.
The Contemporary Play Reading and Discussion Series receives national recognition in American Theatre Magazine
Associate Professor of English Scott Proudfit and the Contemporary Play Reading and Discussion Series at Elon are featured in American Theatre’s recent article “Train for a Diverse Theatre” by Editor-in-Chief Rob Weinert-Kendt.
Joyce Davis, professor of exercise science, presented at the International Association for Dance Science and Medicine Conference.
Kupatadze, senior lecturer in Spanish, in collaboration with a colleague from Aarhus University in Denmark, delivered a presentation at ISSoTL in Norway titled “Inclusivity in Academia: Perspectives, Experiences and Roles of International Teaching Faculty”
Scott Morrison, assistant professor of education, and Jeffrey Carpenter, associate professor of education and director of the Teaching Fellows program, recently authored several research and practitioner-focused articles.
Paper authored and recently published by Barbara Miller Gaither, Morgan Collins ’20 earns top prize award
In collaboration with UNC professor Lucinda Austin, the School of Communications faculty member and strategic communications major examined corporate social advocacy and political activism through the case of DICK’s Sporting Goods and the company’s recent stance on gun control reform.
The issues raised by the new book by Elon Professor Toddie Peters, "Trust Women: A Progressive Christian Argument for Reproductive Justice," served as a focus for the Oct. 29 panel discussion.
Jason Husser, associate professor of political science and director of the Elon University Poll, joined other political scientists from around the state on the Oct. 26 episode of the weekly public affairs program on WUNC.
Three professors will work on projects that explore the relevance of literature in the core curriculum, inclusivity in a high-impact classroom, and objective data to provide feedback to instructors on active learning.
Biology major awarded research grant by the Acoustical Society of America for international research
The grant will allow Biology major Alina Iwan '19 to travel to the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama in 2019 to continue a faculty mentored research project.
In collaboration with Elon faculty and staff members, 10 students began working on the project in March. The final product was recorded live at the Paramount Theater in Burlington.
The gathering for Elon alumni, parents and friends at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts shared in the announcement that Haya Ajjan has been selected as the first Sheldon and Christine Gordon Professor in Entrepreneurship.
Anthony Hatcher, associate professor of communications, offered his thoughts on the impact of Lee Kinard, who spent more than five decades as a member of the news team at local CBS affiliate WFMY and died Oct. 20.
Husser discussed the results of the most recent Elon Poll that asked about changes in opinions about climate change in the wake of several hurricanes and storms that devastated North Carolina.
The article by the higher education technology media outlet includes insights from Christopher Waters, assistant vice president for technology and chief information officer.
The article that explores the success of the online platform features insights from Mesgari, assistant professor of management information systems.