Graduate students in Physician Assistant Studies heard Dec. 11, 2013, from several Elon University professors who shared best practices for making a difference in the world by assisting the disadvantaged.
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Elon University leaders conferred degrees Sunday on 41 candidates in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program in a Whitley Auditorium filled with family and friends of the new graduates.
Beloved by generations of students and alumni who know him as “Dr. D,” the university’s president emeritus on April 2 will share stories and reflections of his seven decades at Elon and his hopes for its future.
Nick Cianciara plans to run three miles in his full turnout gear on Dec. 14, 2013, to raise money for a firefighter stricken with a brain tumor.
Elon's chapter of Lambda Pi Eta was recognized by the National Communication Association for several programs, including an annual “How to Succeed as a Communications Major” campus event.
Elon University faculty, staff and students with ties to South Africa reflect on the passing of Nelson Mandela, a global leader whose humility and selflessness helped his nation heal from the ravages of apartheid.
Seminar room in Lindner Hall named in honor of two emeriti professors of history who have served Elon for more than 77 years.
Madison Ann “Maddy” Clough, an international studies major with an interest in working as an Arabic speaker for the United States government, is the first Elon student to receive a William Jefferson Clinton Scholarship to study at the American University in Dubai.
Alessandra Losa ’14, a marketing and journalism double major, topped more than 100 students last month in the speed-selling event at the Russ Berrie Institute National Sales Challenge.
Nearly two out of three respondents in the latest Elon University Poll are unaware that North Carolina laws exist to make many state government records open to inspection by residents.
The end-of-semester event offers food, music and relaxation at the start of final exam week for Elon University students.
Students, educators and “It Takes a Village” Project stakeholders from three universities meet to discuss ways to improve literacy for struggling readers.
Hundreds of members of the Elon University community gathered on Dec. 2 to celebrate the winter season, sing carols and witness the illumination of hundreds of holiday lights.
The third and final year of the Worsley Match ended in October with former student-athletes giving back in record numbers.
Workers removed a portion of an archway entrance to Elon's campus as a safety precaution, but plan to restore the icon in the spring.
The Phoenix men's soccer player was selected for the Capital One honor, becoming the fourth Elon men's soccer honoree in program history.
Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Distinguished Emerging Scholar Amy Allocco was recognized as the second-place winner of the Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion’s Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza New Scholar Award.
Six Elon students have received a total of $31,000 from the U.S. Department of State to study abroad in the spring.
Amy Heaton, Sarah Woidill and Anna Lewis have been selected to participate in Elon's Noyce Scholars Program, which comes with a $21,900 scholarship for each of their final two years at the university.
More state residents than not believe the economy will worsen in 2014, and just 20 percent plan to increase spending on holiday shopping this season compared to previous years.
The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Clinic, In-House Counsel Externship Program and Semester-in-Practice Externship Program add to the law school's array of hands-on learning opportunities.
The Phoenix traveled to Los Angeles to take on UCLA in the second round of the NCAA tournament and fell 4-0 to the top-ranked Bruins.
Elon Poll: Approval ratings decline for president, governor, Congress, General Assembly, U.S. Senators
Registered voters in a November survey showed increasing dissatisfaction with many of their elected leaders and highlighted healthcare as the most important issue in the country.
The Phoenix defeated Clemson on penalty kicks Nov. 21 in a thrilling contest at Rudd Field.
Elon continues its 125th anniversary video series with a look at the university's distinctive approach to teaching and learning.
Elon University's newest dining hall receives recognition for its sustainable design and operation.
A dozen leading scholars of religious studies visited Elon on Nov. 17 for the inaugural Elon University Conference on Jewish-Christian Relations.
Delaney McHugo created a public service announcement for a class assignment and was honored for her work when she entered the video in a contest sponsored by the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network.
Wesley Rose is using the Lumen Prize, Elon University’s top award for undergraduate research and creative achievement, to explain how a famous 19th century composer used mortality and superstition to shape the evolution of classical piano performances.
Its contributions to a program that helps children learning to read has earned a special award for the university's chapter of the National Association for Music Education.
A program at Elon's Numen Lumen Pavilion will bring together scholars to discuss the history and future of the relationship between the world’s Jewish and Christian communities.
Students from 10 residence halls gathered for a party to celebrate the 108th birthday of Elon's oldest building.
Seven faculty members will take part in a program that will allow them to incorporate or enhance a focus on sustainable principles and practices in their courses.
A Nov. 14 vigil offered comfort for those at Elon with connections to the Philippines and prayers for those affected by Typhoon Haiyan.
For a second straight year, the Phoenix sweeps conference Coach and Player of the Year awards.
Orders are now being taken for From a Grove of Oaks: The Story of Elon University, a richly illustrated book by Professor Emeritus of History George W. Troxler.
Elon sent 1,094 students abroad in the 2011-12 academic year, earning a #1 ranking among the nation's master's-level universities by the Institute of International Education.
After winning a contest sponsored by the university's French Club, four students had their homemade desserts showcased in a campus dining hall.
Veterans from different branches of the U.S. military stood together and were recognized during a Nov. 11 program that saluted their service.
A Homecoming service event in East Gym yielded almost 50,000 meals that will feed some of the world's most impoverished communities.
As the Elon community gathered to celebrate 125 years of rich history during Homecoming 2013, the Elon Black Alumni Network celebrated the accomplishments of black alumni, students and faculty at its annual Black Alumni Scholarship Gala Nov. 9.
The Nov. 8 event, part of Elon University’s yearlong quasquicentennial celebration, kicked off this year’s Homecoming Weekend festivities with the recognition of seven distinguished alumni.
A record attendance for Homecoming marked Elon's 125th anniversary celebration on Nov. 9, 2013.
Three outstanding members of the Elon community were honored with the LGBTQIA Community Enrichment Awards during an event Nov. 10 in McKinnon Hall.
Addie Haney has done it all: interned at “NBC Nightly News,” spent a semester in Turkey, danced as part of Elon’s Finest and worked with Elon Local News. Find out what motivates the broadcast journalism major in this installment of “I Am Elon.”
Seven outstanding alumni were recognized for their professional success, community engagement and loyal support of Elon at a Nov. 8 ceremony that is part of Elon's Homecoming celebrations.
The building renovation that was made possible by a generous gift from Chris ’78 P’13 and Nicolette Martin P’13 gives alumni a new place to gather on campus.
The part-time program is ranked #1 in the South and #5 in the nation by the leading business publication.
Students living in Elon's newest residential neighborhood met Nov. 5 to consider tough issues related to the Holocaust.
The Phoenix women's soccer sophomore forward leads the league in goals and is tied for the most points in the Southern Conference.