Associate Professor of Religious Studies Pamela Winfield was selected for roles with the Society for the Study of Japanese Religions (SSJR) and the American Academy of Religion.
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Associate Professor Pamela Winfield recently responded to a book panel dedicated to her co-edited volume "Zen and Material Culture" at the ASIANetwork annual conference in Philadelphia.
Mark your calendars for the upcoming Elon Wellness Fair on May 1 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Koury Athletic Center.
A computer science and statistics major explores the impact of corporate participation on open source software project communities.
The school hosted its end-of-year awards celebration on April 19 to acknowledge high achievement from students and faculty.
Tiffany Atkins and Drew Simshaw presented research on April 18, 2018, at the Southeastern Regional Legal Writing Conference hosted by Georgia State University and Emory University.
Director of Choral Activities and Associate Professor of Music Stephen A. Futrell performed with musicians from Atlanta and Chicago. Futrell was invited as a featured vocalist but also played trumpet with the instrumental ensemble.
The week of April 23 through 28, Elon students, faculty and staff will be involved in activities to mark CELEBRATE! 2017, a celebration of student achievements.
Freebird McKinney, who teaches social studies at Walter M. Williams High School in Burlington, N.C., is an adjunct instructor in the School of Education.
The university's top award comes with $20,000 to support and celebrate academic and creative achievements.
The April 17 article offered an overview of the challenges universities face in providing comprehensive internet connectivity and how Elon is overcoming those challenges.
School supplies will be collected on campus through April 27.
An Elon senior, an alumnus and a current staff member have each been selected for the NSF's Graduate Research Fellowship program, which will support their work toward graduate degrees in STEM fields.
Members of Dr. Dabrowski's and Dr. Clar's research teams present at the 255th meeting of the American Chemical Society
Elon faculty and administrators discuss how the Writing Excellence Initiative has transformed Elon’s culture of writing.
Students from the ABSS Career and Technical Education Center learned about the role of biomechanics in understanding and improving human performance on April 11, 2018. Presentations and activities about balance, running, throwing, and jumping showcased biomechanics as an emerging science.
Research by Elon faculty, students and alumni featured at American Educational Research Association annual meeting
Research from two School of Education faculty, four current students and one alum was presented at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting in New York City.
Jeff Clark, professor of mathematics, attended the annual meeting of the Southeastern Section of the Mathematical Association of America, which he chairs.
Take the National College Health Assessment (NCHA) beginning Sunday, April 15, through Friday, May 4. All students who submit a survey will be automatically entered in a random drawing for one of twenty-five $10 gift cards for Irazu. Your health matters. Don't miss this opportunity to make your voice heard!
This column by Naeemah Clark, associate professor of communications, was distributed by the Elon University Writers Syndicate and was published by The Raleigh News & Observer and The Durham Herald-Sun.
“Ripe Figs” directed by Preeshl selected for screening at the Greater New Orleans Film Fete.
Talent manager and publicist Brad Lemack will release his third book, “The New Business of Acting: The Next Edition," in September.
Overman's co-authors on the peer-reviewed research articles include two current Elon students as well as collaborators from Penn State University and North Carolina A&T State University.
The presentation highlighted two projects of Catherine Bush, adjunct assistant professor of biology and research fellow at the Center for New North Carolinians at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
In this column distributed by the Elon University Writers Syndicate, Tom Arcaro, professor of sociology, writes about the recent death of his daughter.
Thursday’s events include a conversation with two local Holocaust survivors and a film screening, a Ceremony of Remembrance, Reading of the Names, and Remembrance and Resistance - Theatrical Readings and a Discussion.
The Gerald Francis Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year, awarded by Elon’s Student Government Association, recognizes a faculty member who exemplifies excellence within teaching and mentoring.
Ford will join Elon after serving as a senior administrator and faculty member at Syracuse University and Howard University.
“Trust Women: A Progressive Christian Argument for Reproductive Justice” was published April 10 by Beacon Press.
Twelve board members and guests visited Elon on April 6 to learn about the priorities of the School of Communications, share their professional insights with students and faculty, and celebrate the tenure of Communications Dean Paul Parsons.
The Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning is pleased to announce the recipients of the Diversity and Inclusion Grants for the 2018-19 academic year, as well as their projects.
Paula Patch, senior lecturer in English and College Writing Coordinator, presented on a crosscultural approach to teaching first-year writing at the 5th annual Southern Regional Composition Conference in Memphis.
The film, “The Nature of Consciousness,” was an official selection of the Women’s Independent Film Festival in Los Angeles and earned the top award in the experimental category.
Elon's departments of Communications, Political Science & Policy Studies, and History & Geography had representation at this annual convention.
Elon’s Board of Trustees has named the newsroom on the first floor of McEwen Building in honor of Paul Parsons, who is stepping down as dean May 31.
Kupatadze, senior lecturer in Spanish, spoke about student-faculty partnerships in the keynote address at the Texas university.
Nina Namaste, along with colleagues Alison Atkins from Wake Forest University and Claudia Femenias from High Point University, led the highly successful Meaning of Food: Interdisciplinary Conference on Representations of Food in the Arts & Humanities.
The assistant professor of communications recently completed her film, “Waiting in the Midfield,” which highlights a Syrian refugee who relocated to Greensboro and his assimilation to a new country and culture.
The April 4 article in the Kentucky newspaper about Lamar Jackson, the Heisman Trophy winner from the University of Louisville, includes insights from Lyons, associate professor of management.
Department of Performing Arts faculty members presented on the recent Elon production of "Moment" by Dierdre Kinahan at this interdisciplinary food conference.
Five faculty members and eleven undergraduate researchers from the Biology and Environmental Studies departments represented Elon University at the Association of Southeastern Biologists conference at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center on March 28-30, 2018.
A lecturer in English, Patch published a piece on the blog of the National Council of Teachers of English.
Jason Husser, assistant professor of political science and director of the Elon University Poll, was interviewed by the Greensboro News & Record about how gun control issues are playing out in this year's Congressional elections.
The Austin, Texas conference provided an opportunity for Elon to share about its Design Thinking Studio in Social Innovation, a 16-credit immersive semester program.
Rena Zito, assistant professor of sociology, provides a guide to propensity score analysis in teenage childbearing research for a methods-focused publication.
Assistant Professor of Physics Chris Richardson was invited to Washington D.C. on behalf of the American Astronomical Society to advocate for astronomy in meetings with senators and representatives.
APOS is the only multidisciplinary organization in the United States dedicated to researching and treating the psychosocial aspects of cancer, and these students were among the few undergraduate researchers to present their work at this conference.
Two faculty members and four undergraduate researchers in psychology presented at the Southeastern Psychological Association conference held in Charleston, S.C.
Research by Elon faculty, students and alumni featured at technology conference for teacher educators
Research from three School of Education faculty, four current students and one alum was presented at the Society for Information Technology in Teacher Education Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.
Jeffrey Carpenter, associate professor of education and director of the Teaching Fellows program, co-authored the article in the peer-reviewed journal Teaching and Teacher Education.