Thousands of refugees each year face hurdles in rebuilding lives away from homes where they were persecuted, and on Monday evening in the Global Neighborhood, Elon University students learned more about issues confronting new arrivals to the United States.
A series of events starting Oct. 28 with a conversation between Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International, and Elon President Leo M. Lambert will help prepare students for making service a lifetime value.
Human Service Studies (HSS) Faculty, Carmen Monico, and HSS undergraduate research students Meredith Berk and Alejandra Orellana-Portillo present at the 2014 Latino Social Work Organization held at the University of Illinois-Chicago this past weekend.
Yasmine Arrington's "ScholarCHIPS" program has provided 17 scholarships to date to children whose parents are imprisoned, and her work both on and off Elon University's campus has caught the attention of nonprofit leaders and government policymakers.
The mural on the second floor of Global Neighborhood D depicts a Phoenix with words in different languages and flags from around the world.
Check out these jobs and internships on the Elon Job Network with deadlines between Oct. 19 and Oct. 25. These employers are looking for Elon students to join their team, so apply before it's too late!