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  1. Elon Academy celebrates Eta class

    Members of the Elon Academy's sixth class joined friends and family members May 28 to celebrate their success as they prepare for their college journey.

  2. Seniors set record mark with class gift to Elon

    Fifty-three percent of graduating seniors honored their alma mater by contributing to a class gift presented before Commencement on May 23, 2015, to Elon University President Leo M. Lambert.

  3. Advice to MBA grads dished out 'Disney style'

    From Pocahontas to Eeyore, life lessons derived from some of The Walt Disney Company’s most popular characters highlighted a Friday Commencement address by Duke Regional Hospital President Kathleen Galbraith to the newest graduates of Elon’s MBA program.

  4. An Elon for all seasons

    Graduating senior Kyle Hoganson spent much of the past year taking photos of Fonville Fountain from the same spot under the Alamance portico – and a new photo collage is his gift to the university community.

  5. Elon updates Sustainability Master Plan

    The plan, first created in 2007 and updated this spring with input from campus stakeholders, has 38 objectives across four categories: operations, planning and administration, engagement and academics.

  6. ‘Don’t Trash It!’ donation campaign runs May 13-27

    Wondering what to do with that perfectly good item you don’t want to pack? Donation Stations are set up throughout campus May 13-27 to collect donations which go to local charities and assist those in need in Alamance County. 

  7. Career Moves: Internship leads to CBSsports.com job

    Elon University senior entrepreneurship major Kimberly Gersh leveraged a summer work experience into a permanent position by using her personal network and seeking resume and cover letter feedback from the Student Professional Development Center.

  8. Four awarded emeritus status

    Gerald Francis, executive vice president and professor of mathematics, Anne Bolin, professor of anthropology, Michael Calhoun, professor of health and human performance, and David Crowe, professor of history, will all receive emeritus status upon retirement.

  9. Campus rallies for respect and racial equality

    Hundreds of Elon University students, faculty and staff gathered in front of Moseley Center on Tuesday to speak out against acts of bias and discrimination that harm the community and devalue the lives of black students.

  10. Elon runners receive top athletics awards

    Phoenix cross country standout Luis Vargas and track champion Kimberly Johansen received this year's Basnight outstanding athlete awards during ceremonies on May 11.

  11. Elon alum awarded Fulbright to teach English in Malaysia

    Jason Waterman '14, a communication science major and former men’s soccer standout, travels to Asia for a year starting next winter as part of a federal program that builds good will between the United States and people of other nations.

  12. Panelists discuss the realities of concussion at Elon

    As part of the 2nd Annual Elon BrainCARE Symposium, an Elon panel explored the reasons that led to the implementation of a safer protocol when determining return-to-play and return-to-learn decisions at the university.

  13. Elon Community Garden sees strawberries galore

    An annual Strawberry Festival and Heirloom Plant Sale hosted by a "Garden Studio" course proved popular with the campus community on the final Friday of classes for the 2015 spring semester.

  14. Career Moves: From studying abroad to working abroad

    Elon University senior Alexandria "Lexie" Savic will begin her career in Denmark after securing an internship with the Danish Institute for Study Abroad with help from the Student Professional Development Center.

  15. Campus vigil offers prayers for Baltimore

    Elon University students, faculty and staff gathered Tuesday in the Numen Lumen Pavilion to reflect on the recent death of a Maryland man in police custody, ensuing national protests and actions people can take to address social issues and inequalities.

  16. I Am Elon with Kathleen Hupfeld ’16

    In addition to her rigorous coursework and research, the junior exercise science major has been volunteering continually since junior high school, and plans to use her Elon education as preparation to study physical therapy.

  17. 5K fundraiser kicks off arts & science festival

    Elon University's second annual celebration of the arts & sciences brought hundreds of people to campus Saturday for hands-on educational activities and the inaugural "5K Run/Walk for H.O.P.E." to benefit a student-run charity that fights hunger in Alamance County.

  18. Elon dedicates new 'front door' to campus

    The community celebrated Friday the alumni, parents and friends whose generosity made possible the Inman Admissions Welcome Center, which will greet generations of prospective Elon University students and their families.

  19. Elon senior's nonprofit earns her $15,000 award

    Yasmine Arrington, a strategic communications and history double major from Washington, D.C., received a Samuel Huntington Public Service Award this spring to grow a nonprofit she founded to help the children of incarcerated parents pay for college.

  20. CELEBRATE! Profile: Caroline Crew '15

    Using economic data from China, an Elon University senior found that tourism helps reduce poverty for many residents in developing countries, though some people are helped more than others.

  21. Elon students win RiverRun film festival’s pitchfest

    School of Communications students Kathryn Jeffords '15 and Kayla Hammer '16 captured first place in the 2015 RiverRun International Film Festival’s documentary pitchfest, a student competition judged by a panel of industry experts, including award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson.

  22. Scholarship takes center stage at SURF

    Elon University students and professors shared research findings and creative work Tuesday at the Spring Undergraduate Research Forum, a day set aside each spring for the campus community to celebrate scholarship and faculty mentoring relationships.