The generous gift from Robert and Dilek Koenigsberger P’17, of Greenwich, Connecticut, will bring academic advising and related services together in the new Koenigsberger Learning Center as part of an expanded Belk Library.
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Elon University has made available online customized announcements for graduating seniors and their parents to submit to hometown newspapers.
Bestowed at Commencement, the David Gergen Award for Leadership & Professionalism recognizes graduating students in each class who embody the highest levels of selfless leadership and service.
Maity Interiano '07, a producer and on-air talent for Univision Network, delivered the 2017 Commencement address.
Nosipho Shangase '17, who graduated from the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa, has become an accomplished public health scholar at Elon and will pursue her doctorate in the field.
The annual celebration honors outstanding fellows and scholars, providing them with the opportunity to share details of their work with their faculty members, peers and families prior to Commencement.
Students in the Class of May 2017 received their degrees in an Alumni Gym ceremony highlighted by remarks from Robert J. Grey Jr., a former president of the American Bar Association who implored the group to "guard against injustice."
Grace W. Ueng, founder and CEO of Savvy Growth, encouraged students receiving master’s degrees in business administration and management to endure through life’s challenges during her Commencement address May 19 in Whitley Auditorium.
On the eve of Commencement, students in the Class of May 2017 and their families gathered in the Elon Law library to recognize outstanding academic performance, pro bono work, and service to the law school.
In his Baccalaureate address, Kula, regarded as one of America’s “most influential rabbis,” said this generation of graduates has unique challenges ahead.
As part of the culturally rich ceremony, students received a handmade kente cloth that represents the culture, spirituality, sophistication and tradition of their African ancestors.
Surrounded by family, friends and Elon faculty and staff, 25 students in the Master of Arts in Interactive Media program's Class of 2017 celebrated the completion of the program during a ceremony May 18.
The trio of students participated in Elon's ROTC programs, which are offered in collaboration with N.C. A&T State University.
The May 18 tree-planting event is an extension of the Elon tradition of handing out oak saplings to new graduates.
The four graduating seniors participated in a signing ceremony in Clohan Theatre to formalize their participation in the service-learning program. The four fellows who have completed their year of service were also recognized.
The evening before their commencement ceremony, graduate students in Elon University's Interactive Media master's program exhibited their thesis projects to professionals, faculty and staff, family and friends.
The Senior Class Picnic is sponsored by the Office of Alumni Engagement and the Office of the Provost to bring seniors, faculty and staff together to celebrate the graduating class.
Elon alumnus and parent Sam Burke ’89 P’19 and his wife, Kelly P’19, of Hellertown, Pennsylvania, are among the benefactors helping to make Richard W. Sankey Hall possible.
Elon celebrated the distinguished career of its VP for Student Life and Dean of Students at a special dinner on May 15.
Members of the Elon Academy's Iota Class were joined by friends, family and supporters on May 16 for a celebration of their success.
The spring 2017 graduate from Alpharetta, Georgia, begins a two-year term on the Board of Trustees June 1.
Faculty members from universities in the United Kingdom will teach courses in literature and history through the U.S.-U.K exchange program.
Ben Kashdan ’14 found the support he needed from the Student Professional Development Center as he worked toward a National Parks job.
The newest class of Peace Corps members will dedicate more than two years to serving communities around the globe. The students were recognized with a reception in the Student Professional Development Center on Tuesday.
Greg Sutton '14, who majored in political science and international studies while at Elon, will travel to Indonesia as part of a federal program that builds goodwill between the United States and people of other nations.
The website offers an overview of Elon's new convocation center with a live construction cam detailing work on the 160,000-square-foot center and the latest news.
Wondering what to do with that perfectly good item you don’t want to pack? Donation Stations are set up throughout campus May 10-24 to collect donations which go to local charities.
The move comes as Elon has expanded its offerings in the discipline since the launch of a public health studies minor more than a decade ago.
The initiative is part of Elon's Center for Access and Success and pairs tutors with students in all levels of elementary and secondary school to help them succeed in school.
Four faculty members and 19 retiring employees were honored May 10 for excellence and service to Elon.
At the annual Faculty/Staff Lunch on May 10, the Elon community honored six faculty members who are retiring his year.
The 1990 Elon alumna returns to her alma mater with more than 25 years of student affairs experience at multiple institutions.
Thanks to the arrival of Turner Theatre, the annual festival hosted by Cinelon Productions returned to Elon’s campus on May 5.
Josephine Gardner, a public health studies major from Maine, has received the Samuel Huntington Public Service Award to grow a nonprofit she founded to empower low-income women in Ethiopia.
This semester's edition marks the 15th in the history of the Elon Journal, the nation’s first and only undergraduate research journal in communications.
The School of Communications chapter of Lambda Pi Eta hosted a May 8 induction ceremony, with Associate Professor Phillip Motley serving as the event’s keynote speaker.
This year, 74 percent of Elon University employees have made gifts to the institution in support of student scholarships, athletics programs and more.
Elon will compete against the University of Virginia on Friday, May 12, on Fetzer Field in Chapel Hill, N.C.
Caring and creating opportunity: Women in Philanthropy event offers insight into giving time, talents and treasures
A new event, Women at Elon: Moving Philanthropy Forward, offered a variety of perspectives on how women can become involved in giving.
Timaura Barfield, Sarah Rozek and David Wheaton - members of Elon Law’s Class of 2018 - accepted distinguished work placements as part of the North Carolina Bar Association’s Minorities in the Profession 1L Summer Associate Program.
Bruce Nelson, former Office Depot chief executive officer, spoke at the ceremony that honored Martha and Spencer Love School of Business students who were selected by the honor society for their distinguished academic performance.
Cheek, who faithfully served Elon for more than three decades in the Department of Chemistry, died May 2.
The School of Education hosted its first Celebration of Excellence event on Thursday, May 4, and recognized outstanding achievements and academic excellence of the class of 2017.
Law school faculty and administrators hosted a May 3 program to honor students for their outstanding academic performances.
Elon and William & Mary shared top honors in the Colonial Athletic Association with seven athletics teams each earning NCAA recognition for academic success.
The recent Global Education Symposium hosted by Elon's Center for Research on Global Engagement and the Doctor of Physical Therapy program brought experts to campus to talk about effective and collaborative global education initiatives.
The annual showcase, which features approximately 20 student works this year, is slated for Friday, May 5, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Bridgette Agbozo ’19 will study this summer at the University of Bristol through the program sponsored by the U.S.-U.K. Fulbright Commission.
Will well-prepared workers be able to keep up in the race with artificial intelligence tools? Will market capitalism survive? Read details in a new study by Elon's Imagining the Internet Center and the Pew Research Center.
Through their generous gift, Elon Trustee Cindy Citrone P'17 and her husband, Rob P'17, will make an Elon education possible for promising students with significant financial need.