The eighth annual gratitude event, held April 17, celebrated the impact of philanthropy on Elon’s campus.
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Elon, which in February was named a top producer of Peace Corps volunteers, this week recognized five students who will be joining the government-sponsored service organization after graduation.
This survey by the Elon University Poll, conducted in partnership with The Business Journals, tracks support for the expansive project and how locals believe it might impact their lives.
The 2010 School of Communications graduate was part of a groundbreaking USA Today/Arizona Republic journalism project examining the border wall between the United States and Mexico.
Highlights from this year include supporting Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief efforts in Texas
This is the second consecutive year that Elon's Jimmy Powell Tennis Center will be home to the conference championships, which take place April 19-22.
A third of experts predict digital life will be mostly harmful to individuals in the next decade. Many are more hopeful, but the vast majority of experts agree measures should be taken to improve people’s ties to technology.
Ten alumni who graduated in the past 10 years were recognized with the Top 10 Under 10 Alumni Awards on April 14 for their professional success, service as difference-makers in their communities and loyal support of Elon.
Elon's men's basketball team will open its 2018-19 season by hosting the Tar Heels in Schar Center on Friday, Nov. 9.
The vice president for corporate social responsibility at Lowe’s returned to campus April 12 and was recognized during Lambda Pi Eta’s induction ceremony.
Sara Machi ’18 is among the recipients of the Lumen Prize, which provides selected students with a $15,000 scholarship and celebrates their academic and creative accomplishments.
Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and famed civil liberties attorney Alan Dershowitz will visit Elon Law in the next academic year as part of the Distinguished Leadership Lecture Series presented by the Joseph M. Bryan Foundation.
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.
A Silicon Valley pioneer and investor, Mitch Kapor was presented with the medal at an April 12 ceremony at the Koury Business Center.
Celebrate Earth Week 2018 through a variety of activities planned April 16-20.
A staff writer at The New Yorker, Lepore talked about the importance of facts and its modern challenges as she delivered the James P. Elder Lecture on April 11 in Whitley Auditorium.
Judges welcomed students to the Robert E. Long Courtroom on April 11 before lawyers for a convicted drug trafficker argued that a search warrant in his case was constitutionally defective, while a separate case had attorneys seek a new civil trial for their client - a drunk bicyclist injured by a driver under the influence of marijuana.
Ford will join Elon after serving as a senior administrator and faculty member at Syracuse University and Howard University.
The state teaching fellows program is specifically designed to attract high-quality teachers to low-performing schools by offering an accelerated loan forgiveness schedules for Fellows who agree to teach in a low-performing school in North Carolina.
In this column distributed by the Elon University Writers Syndicate, Tom Arcaro, professor of sociology, writes about the recent death of his daughter.
An April 9 dinner and ceremony included a keynote address by President Connie Ledoux Book.
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.
Elon University, a Campus Consortium partner of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, hosted an April 5 community lecture featuring veteran reporters Rachel Oswald, Reza Sayah and Tom Hundley.
Maurice “Bear” Tosé II has been selected for the two-year paid fellowship that is awarded to an individual who demonstrates an interest in philanthropy, public policy, community service and the nonprofit sector.
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.
Duckworth, a University of Pennsylvania professor, co-founder of the Character Lab and 2013 MacArthur Fellow headlined Elon's annual Spring Convocation on April 5. She's the best-selling author of "Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance."
The university has earned a STARS Silver Rating in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.
The April 8 article included insight into how Elon is using a new adaptive planning-and-advising software from tech company Stellic.
‘Be all of who you are’: How Perry Elyaderani ’18 is tackling the issue of college student mental health
A recipient of Elon’s Leadership Prize, Perry Elyaderani is taking a three-pronged approach focused on better understanding the mental health issues college students grapple with and seeking to reduce the stigma many attach to mental health.
The 5,100-seat, 160,000-square-foot facility will provide a premier gathering space for major campus events and serve as the new home for Elon's basketball and volleyball programs when it opens next year.
New data from Elon’s Student Professional Development Center documents the success of last year’s graduating class.
Fraternity & Sorority Life partnered with Campus Kitchen to host a food drive at College Coffee that collected food for local community partners Allied Churches and Salvation Army to serve those suffering from food insecurity in Alamance County.
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.
The list is compiled annually by Poets & Quants, a business education news outlet that highlights notable seniors from the top 50 business schools in the country.
The Center for Organizational Analytics partnered with the Direct Selling Education Foundation to host the panel discussion.
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.
Tickets are now on sale for a talk by Duckworth, a University of Pennsylvania professor and co-founder of the Character Lab. A 2013 MacArthur Fellow, Duckworth has advised the White House, the World Bank, NBA and NFL teams and Fortune 500 CEOs.
The Office of Cultural and Special Programs is communicating the following information to seniors, President's List and Dean's List honorees planning to process at Spring Convocation at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 5.
The two-day event in Elon's Center for Design Thinking has participants looking at how faculty can incorporate design thinking projects into their curriculum to help students learn about collaboration and innovation.
Christians at Elon University joined together on Good Friday to commemorate the death of Jesus Christ with a noontime Catholic devotion around Fonville Fountain in the heart of campus.
This year marks 25 years since the launch of what has become the Spring Undergraduate Research Forum, an event that provides the opportunity for Elon students and faculty to showcase the in-depth research they are conducting across a broad range of disciplines.
The three winners of the contest, endowed by the late Philip L. Carret, were celebrated at a March 28 banquet.
A report on Winst0n-Salem NPR station WFDD featuring comments from Brooks Depro, assistant professor of economics, was shared with other NPR stations around the state.
The largest equipment gift in program history will take Elon’s nationally recognized program to the next level.
Drew Perry, associate professor of English, writes in his monthly column for Our State magazine about how "letting kids discover what's just over the horizon requires trust and faith, and yields the stewards of tomorrow."
President Connie Ledoux Book joined Vice President for Student Life Jon Dooley for a Fireside Chat in the Great Hall on Monday, March 26.
The day-long symposium on Saturday, April 7, designed to bring together university faculty and staff, community mental health leaders, and students to consider the topic of mental health from multiple perspectives.
The recent article in the Triad Business Journal featured comments from Kathleen Stansberry, assistant professor of communications.
Zach Hrinuk ’18 says he has always been a “huge Olympics fan.” How huge?
In this column distributed by the Elon University Writers Syndicate, Enrique Armijo, associate dean for academic affairs and an associate professor at Elon Law, examines the recent revelations about Facebook data that was leveraged by the analytics firm Cambridge Analytica.