Magazine of Elon

MOE Extras

An audacious pursuit

The public launch of the Elon LEADS Campaign marks a historic effort to expand access to an Elon education.

I Am Elon with Charlotte Murphy ’19

The senior combines her interests in sustainable agriculture and the environment with her love for creating art.

Connecting the dots

A personal connection is driving Michael Dryzer ’19 to use his postgraduate studies to improve the lives of people with intellectual disabilities.

Natural Wonder

Elon faculty and students explore how outdoor environments enhance children’s thinking and learning.

An unexpected career path

Mandy McGill ’06 never imagined that one day she would be working in law enforcement.

From the archives: Boxing at Elon

Boxing gloves used to be a popular accessory for Elon students in the 1930s and 1940s.

A recognition of service

Sam Burgess ’78 received the prestigious Order of the Long Leaf Pine in February for his service as a local government employee and his contributions to his community.

A second chance at life

How a decision to become a stem cell donor impacted the lives of Ryan Corning ’18 and a complete stranger.

Through the glass ceiling

Despite challenges, more women are making their mark in leadership roles at Elon and beyond. 

I Am Elon: Kenneth Brown ’19

A well known and popular figure on campus, Kenneth Brown, Jr. 19 is excited to empower students through a career in higher education after graduation.

Stepping stone

Serendipity in the lab leads to life-saving discoveries for Professor Emeritus of Chemistry Gene Grimley.

A sister's love

Knowing she will be the guardian for her older sibling has influenced the professional and personal choices of Emily Benson Chatzky '15 L'19.