Magazine of Elon

MOE Extras

The Village approach

What started eight years ago as a program for struggling young readers has evolved into a comprehensive literacy development project.

I Am Elon with Christopher Greene ’17 

For Christopher Greene, Elon’s music program and his work and research in physics keep him not only intrigued but also inspired.  

Service Year

Elon advances a growing national movement, engaging recent graduates in a year of community service following graduation.

The world for your office

Casey Hekker ’11 is among the growing number of professionals who prefer to use technology to work from anywhere in the world.

On the defense

For more than a decade, John Marshall ’01 has channeled his Elon experience to protect the United States from cyber attacks.

Elon Academy summer photos

Nine Elon Academy students participated in a photography class during the summer 2016 session on campus. 

Unbroken spirit

After surviving a brutal attack, Deborah Moy L’16 refuses to let the experience define her and has focused on advocating for others.

Rethinking workspaces

Inspired by “big, ethical business opportunities,” Tim Dobson ’06 is leaving his mark on the growing market of sit-stand desks.

When uniforms ruled

There was a time when Elon enforced strict dress codes “for economy and to avoid unpleasant distinctions in dress.”

Faculty spotlight: Assistant Professor Jen Hamel advises us to take a close look at bugs

Insects may be small and crunchy, but they demonstrate behaviors that are just as relatable to humans as the cute and cuddly animals that more often fascinate us.