Elon University faculty, staff and students with ties to South Africa reflect on the passing of Nelson Mandela, a global leader whose humility and selflessness helped his nation heal from the ravages of apartheid.
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By co-authoring a Nov. 14 intellectual property law scholars letter to President Obama and Congress, as well as a front page Dec. 6 column in the Los Angeles and San Francisco editions of the Daily Journal, California’s largest legal newspaper, Elon Law Professor David S. Levine continued to detail implications of secrecy in international law making.
Pamela Winfield of the Department of Religious Studies presented two conference papers at the annual American Academy of Religion (AAR) conference in Baltimore, Md., on Nov. 25 & 26, 2013.
Beloved by generations of students and alumni who know him as “Dr. D,” the university’s president emeritus on April 2 will share stories and reflections of his seven decades at Elon and his hopes for its future.
Seminar room in Lindner Hall named in honor of two emeriti professors of history who have served Elon for more than 77 years.
Ben Evans, assistant professor of physics, has been awarded patent #8,586,368 for a medical diagnostic device which measures blood coagulation.
With 63 member states, UNIDROIT seeks to harmonize law across the globe through international conventions and the production of model laws. Elon Law Professor Henry Gabriel was the sole candidate from the United States, having been nominated to the governing council by the United States Department of State.
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly spotlights Steve Friedland for being named one of the nation’s best law teachers
Elon Law Professor Steve Friedland, who was featured as one of the nation’s 26 best law teachers in a recent book, shares insights about effective teaching in the December 4 edition of North Carolina Lawyers Weekly.
The two-piano, eight-hand recital was part of Eastman's Faculty Artists Series.
Professor Tom Arcaro illustrates in a newspaper guest column how humans now more than ever are looking beyond politics and lines on a map to provide comfort and aid to those in need.
A total of 22 Elon faculty and staff members prepared for the Turkey Trot by participating in the Phoenix Couch-to-5K program.
Professor of Music Thomas Erdmann has two articles published in a professional saxophone journal.
Elon Religious Studies faculty attended and participated in the 2013 Annual Meetings of the American Academy of Religion, Society of Biblical Literature, and International Qur'anic Studies Association held Nov 22-26 in Baltimore, MD.
The Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning announces the recipients of the Fall 2013 Teaching and Learning Grants.
The article, published Dec. 1, 2013, describes an after-school program that engages young students in learning about healthy lifestyles while providing Elon students with hands-on experience.
Elon faculty and staff can learn more about the university’s health insurance plan by signing up for BCBSNC Member Services online.
The Elon associate professor of art and environmental studies collaborated with poet and landscape theorist Jolie B. Kaytes for the project, Gathering Dust: Sediment/Sentiment, which will be on view at Virginia's well-known Torpedo Factory Art Center in Alexandria through Dec. 1.
Tuesday, Dec. 10, 12-1:15 p.m. in Oaks 212
Performing Arts Associate Professor Lynne Kurdziel Formato received a Directors’ Award from the Zodiaque Dance Company during their Celebration 40 Anniversary Gala at the University at Buffalo.
Jeff Carpenter, assistant professor of education, has co-authored an article titled "Preparing Students to Take Responsibility for Learning: The Role of Non-Curricular Learning Strategies"
Paper explains the ways in which Ethiopian and Eritrean migrants establish successful businesses in Washington D.C.
Meredith Allison, associate professor of psychology, has had two recent articles published in peer-reviewed journals (complete citations are below).
Full-time Elon employees with life insurance coverage are eligible for new services offered through Lincoln Financial Group.
Elon employees can now track their retirement accounts on the go.
Two Martha and Spencer Love School of Business professors recently published research on the impacts of macroeconomic shocks on the search intensity of the unemployed.
The team partnered with Abilene Christian University to discuss and review the current challenges and positive aspects of virtualizing computers across campus.
Elon Alumnus Brett Evans '13 teams up with Registrar Rodney Parks to present research on recruiting and retaining vegetarian and vegan students.
Patricia Perkins and Catherine Wasson present on the correlation between writing skills and law school success
Elon Law Professors Patricia C. Perkins and Catherine J. Wasson presented results of their preliminary research on the relationship between writing skills and law school success at the North and South Carolina Legal Writing and Research Colloquium, held at the University of South Carolina.
Seven faculty members will take part in a program that will allow them to incorporate or enhance a focus on sustainable principles and practices in their courses.
Junior Ashley Edwards presented the research with university Registrar Rodney Parks during an October conference.
Darris Means, associate director for the Elon Academy, co-authored an article in the Journal of African American Males in Education.
The associate director of the Elon Academy co-authored an article in the Journal of African American Males in Education.
Elon Law Professor Henry Gabriel recently presented at law schools in St. Louis, Japan and the United Kingdom, as well as publishing scholarship in the Journal of Arbitration Studies.
Elon Law Professor Tom Molony presented at a Nov. 7-8 symposium of Washington and Lee University School of Law.
Developing and Sustaining Adult Learners is the second volume in a series of scholarly publications associated with the annual Adult Higher Education Alliance.
Assistant Dean of Global Study and Director of Study Abroad Kevin Morrison's session on supporting LGBTQ students in study abroad presented at the NAFSA regional conference has been nominated as one of the best sessions at the conference.
A Martha and Spencer Love School of Business professor's research on sexually transmitted infections with semi-anonymous matching has been published in the journal Health Economics.
The four professors will work on projects that explore the way students learn in music, creative writing and English education.
The conference is a major forum for presentations and discussions of issues in the art world and draws presenters from all over the country.
Katie Nash, archivist and special collections librarian, and Patrick Rudd, coordinator of access services and instruction, recently presented together at the Tri State Archivists Conference in Greenville, S.C.
The Communications associate professor discussed rubrics for providing feedback to students.
Orders are now being taken for From a Grove of Oaks: The Story of Elon University, a richly illustrated book by Professor Emeritus of History George W. Troxler.
Charlotte Motor Speedway offers a spectacular holiday light show, movie nights and other fun between Nov. 22 and Dec. 30.
Veterans from different branches of the U.S. military stood together and were recognized during a Nov. 11 program that saluted their service.
Find out more about some of the interesting courses faculty are teaching at Elon.
Associate Professor Naeemah Clark in the School of Communications writes in a newspaper opinion column how several "reality" television programs don't accurately portray the roles African-American women play in their communities.
Meet Smith Jackson, one of the many great people who make Elon a special place.
Victoria Fischer Faw, a professor in the Department of Music at Elon, presented a lecture recital at the annual North Carolina Music Teachers Association conference Oct. 25, 2013 at Mars Hill University.
Rebecca Pope-Ruark, associate professor of English, earned two awards at the international Association for Business Communication (ABC) conference in New Orleans in late October.
The Office of Leadership and Professional Development has some exciting changes to announce.