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  1. Forging identities through hip hop

    As Miles Williams ‘15 co-captained the Elon Phoenix football team over the past year, he was also conducting undergraduate research just a few miles away on the way hip hop music might help African-American children develop self-confidence and a sense of self.

  2. Endowment gift supports global engagement opportunities

    A generous endowment gift from the estate of two Elon grandparents will help make possible life-changing global study experiences as the university seeks to provide 100 percent access to these programs for all students.

  3. Phoenix Cup Movie Night - Feb. 19

    To kick off "Phoenix Cup: Waste" this semester, the Colonnades Neighborhood Association and Office of Sustainability will be showing "Bag It" in LaRose Digital Theatre at 7:30 p.m.

  4. Performing Arts professor reaches career milestone

    With the opening night performance of "The Light in the Piazza" on Feb. 12, 2016, Associate Professor Bill Webb will reach a univeristy and perfoming arts department milestone by working on his 100th Elon production.

  5. Ann Bullock named dean of Elon's School of Education

    The associate professor of education from East Carolina University will oversee an Elon school with 22 full-time faculty members and five full-time faculty members from Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences, who work with teacher education programs.

  6. SGA Election Applications Due February 15

    All qualified students are encouraged to consider running for a Student Government Association posititon. Open to all students and candidiates  are not required to be a current member of the Senate or Executive officer. 

  7. Black History Month programs at Elon

    More than a dozen events in February will honor African-American contributions to the campus and the world as Elon University celebrates Black History Month.

  8. Elon mourns passing of friend & benefactor Doug Noiles GP '17

    Doug and his wife, Edna Truitt Noiles ’44 GP ’17, made a gift to Elon in 2003 to establish the Vera Richardson Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life, and their later support of the Elon Academy has helped dozens of local high school students pursue dreams of a college education.

  9. Elon senior teaches piano 15 seconds at a time

    Honors Fellow Addison Horner created the account @thehashtagmusician to provide musical "micro lessons" to budding pianists, and he's sharing his undergraduate research findings this spring at several conferences.

  10. Keeping coffee hotter longer

    Elon University senior Madison Tamblyn captured the attention of angel investors when a new invention she created on campus won first place in January’s San Francisco ElevatorPitch entrepreneurship event.

  11. Elevating entrepreneurs at Elon Law

    Warren Berry is looking to wean society off fossil fuels and combat climate change. And in doing so, he enlisted the help of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Clinic at Elon Law.

  12. Students to help local residents during tax season

    Elon University undergraduate students are taking part for the first time this winter in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program to assist eligible community members with preparing their tax returns.

  13. Elon Law student earns national spotlight for leadership

    Elon Law student Gerard Truesdale is featured in the American Bar Association’s Student Lawyer magazine for creating and operating a nonprofit that provides high school students with life skills and pathways to higher education. 

  14. Ben Evans awarded Biotechnology Grant

    Associate Professor Ben Evans has received funding from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center for equipment which will facilitate his research in magnetic hyperthermia therapeutics.

  15. Honoring MLK's memory with renewed calls for action

    Elon University students, faculty and staff took part in a Monday march through downtown Burlington that commemorated the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. while raising awareness of work still to be done in advancing civil liberties.

  16. Mo Green at Elon Law: Education is the civil rights issue of our time

    Delivering the keynote address at Elon Law’s eighth annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. forum, Guilford County Schools Superintendent Maurice “Mo” Green urged greater engagement by communities and future lawyers to strengthen educational systems and expressed excitement about Elon Law’s role in Guilford County’s Say Yes to Education partnership.

  17. A voice for children in the high courts

    Elon Law’s newest clinic empowers law students to protect and promote the best interests of abused and neglected children while gaining valuable advocacy skills at the appellate level of the North Carolina court system. 

  18. Susan Yow '76 selected to N.C. Sports Hall of Fame

    The former Elon women’s basketball standout with a distinguished career in collegiate and professional coaching will join eight other North Carolina sports figures to be formally enshrined during a May induction banquet.