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  1. Is current law viable for modern gender bias?

    In a News & Observer op-ed, Elon Law Professor Catherine Ross Dunham examines California gender bias case Pao v. Kleiner and a recent U.S. Supreme Court case to illustrate the limits of current law in addressing questions of equal treatment and opportunity in the workplace.

  2. Trustees approve faculty promotions and tenure

    Elon University trustees have granted tenure and approved promotions for several faculty members. The action came at the board's spring meeting, which was held on campus Feb. 27-28. 

  3. Writing Boot Camp - Feb. 21

    The Center for Writing Excellence is offering an upcoming Writing Boot Camp for faculty and staff on Feburary 21st from 9am-4pm in Moseley, room 215.

  4. Forced vaccination? 

    Informing national debate about the role of government in stemming the spread of measles, Elon Law Professor Helen Grant offers analysis of current vaccination laws and points to potential gaps in U.S. health law. Grant's commentary is the first in a weekly “Elon Law Now” series providing faculty analysis of current legal issues.

  5. Jason Husser talks politics with North Carolina media

    The assistant professor of political science and Faculty Fellow for Civic Engagement spoke with Time Warner Cable News and with WFMY News 2 in early December about politics and the U.S. Senate's report on CIA torture.

  6. Anthony Hatcher publishes article about WWII veteran on Huffington Post

    The associate professor of communications interviewed 92-year-old J.C. Nethercutt, a WWII vet who was Hatcher's neighbor when he was growing up in eastern North Carolina. Nethercutt, who served as an ambulance driver in the Army, nearly died in a mishap a few days after landing on Normandy in 1944.

  7. Carmen Monico honored as a Rotary Alumni Association member

    In an induction ceremony held Oct. 11, 2014, Assistant Professor Carmen Monico became a charter member of the District 7600 Rotary Alumni Association two years after having served as an Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Research Scholar in Guatemala.

  8. Tom Flood receives CEFP credential

    Tom Flood, assistant director of physical plant and director of landscaping and grounds at Elon, has received the Certified Educational Facilities Professional credential from APPA.

  9. Elon kicks off United Way campaign drive

    Pledges of any amount during the campaign, which runs until December, will enter donors in every-other-week drawings for Elon-only incentives such as gift cards, sideline passes to a football game and Phoenix Cash.

  10. Moment of silence honors Carol Grotnes Belk

    Elon University faculty and staff remembered the namesake of Belk Library on Tuesday in a brief gathering to celebrate the life of a North Carolina philanthropist praised for her deep commitment to education.

  11. New Study USA director visits 'Elon in DC' interns

    Mark Dalhouse, the new director of the Study USA program in the Global Education Center, joined Elon colleagues Pam and Chalmers Brumbaugh in late June to visit 16 students interning this summer in the nation's capital.

  12. Elon team provides news coverage of Russian event

    A team of students, faculty, and alumni from Elon University's School of Communications spent a week in June in Ekaterinburg, Russia, covering the 2014 International Collegiate Programming Contest in video, photo, social media and text. 

  13. Lynn Huber publishes column in The Huffington Post

    The chair of the Department of Religious Studies authored "Standing with Kate" for the online news site about the Mormon Church's recent excommunication of a prominent voice in favor of ordaining women in the church.