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  1. Holi festival welcomes spring to campus

    Scores of Elon University students took part Friday afternoon in the Hindu festival of Holi, a celebration of color that ushers in the season while marking the triumph of good over evil.

  2. 'A Thousand Thanks' campaign exceeds goal

    The fifth annual gratitude event, held April 14-16, celebrated the impact of philanthropy at Elon by encouraging members of the campus community to write thank-you notes to university donors.

  3. Elon remembers Holocaust victims by reading of names

    The campus community took part Thursday in the "Reading of the Names," a daylong program on the front steps of Moseley Center organized by Elon Hillel and the Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life as part of Holocaust Remembrance Week.

  4. Documentary by Elon students featured in RiverRun festival

    Brad Hinkle ’15, Sergio Ingato ’15 and Jacky Shacknow ’16 co-produced the documentary “North Street,” which will be shown twice this month during the 2015 RiverRun International Film Festival in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

  5. April events commemorate Earth Week

    Earth Day celebrates its 45th anniversary in 2015, and several campus activities will offer students, faculty, staff and community members an opportunity to learn how their actions impact the planet - and what they can do to be good stewards of the environment.

  6. Phi Beta Kappa honor society inducts new members

    An April 14 dinner and ceremony featured a keynote address by T. Mills Kelly, a professor of history at George Mason University and a specialist in the scholarship of teaching and learning history. 

  7. Elon team trades all-star pitcher at SABR Analytics Conference

    Six Elon University students participated in the March conference’s student competition, analyzing and presenting a real baseball operations decision: trading a certain Philadelphia Phillies left-hander for maximum return. The students will discuss their Arizona presentation on Wednesday, April 15, at 6:30 p.m. in the Koury Business Center, room 208.

  8. Students spend Spring Break in service to others

    Elon University students, faculty and staff traveled for a week in late March to assist communities with service work while learning about social issues that impact communities both in the United States and abroad.

  9. Elon senior awarded Fulbright to teach English in Thailand

    Christine Fortner, an elementary education major from Virginia, travels to Southeast Asia after graduation to help others learn English as part of a federal program that builds good will between the United States and people of other nations.

  10. Lumen Scholar recognized for research at national conference

    Elon University senior Taylor Davis traveled to Boston in March 2015 to present her research at a national biochemistry conference. The Honors Fellow received a student travel award and was recognized in the undergraduate poster competition.

  11. Student interns help "Heal the Land" this spring

    Three student workers in the Center for Environmental Studies worked this spring to not only plant 1,500 trees in local parks, but to share with the local community ways to reduce their environmental impact on the earth.

  12. EAS hosts Africa Week 2015 - April 13-18

    The Elon African Society, in collaboration with CREDE, the Global Education Center, African and African American Studies, and the Latin American Student Organization, hosts Elon's first Africa Week, celebrating Africa's influence around the world. 

  13. Student sign-ups now open for upcoming Elon Poll

    The second Elon University Poll of the spring semester takes place April 20-24, 2015, and will ask residents of North Carolina for their opinions on various social, economic and political issues. 

  14. KCSL: Help in the Clean-up of Staley Creek

    The City of Burlington Water Resources Department invites individuals to participate in the Stream Side Clean-up of Staley Creek initiative. The program will take place on April 25.

  15. Vital Signs a cappella group performs at Carnegie Hall

    Vital Signs traveled to New York City over Spring Break 2015 for a joint performance with several a cappella groups under the direction of the man who produced the television show "The Sing Off" and acted as vocal producer for the Hollywood hit "Pitch Perfect."