Religion matters – just read the headlines. The field of Religious Studies provides you with an important knowledge base and helps you acquire a valuable skill set that can be used for adaptive problem solving, ethical leadership and engaged global citizenship in an increasingly interconnected world. Our faculty is known for creative teaching strategies, engaged- and service-learning techniques and student-centered pedagogy.
The academic field of Religious Studies fosters intellectual flexibility and cultivates practical competencies. For all those who ask big questions and want to tackle the big problems - we welcome you.
Melina Oliverio '16 was named first runner-up for the ASIANetwork's Marianna McJimsey Award, which recognizes top student papers focused on Asia.
Saturday, Feb. 25, at 7 p.m. in the Richard McBride Gathering Space in the Numen Lumen Pavilion
"Kreer i esperar es la vida alargar" - "Believing and hoping makes life longer"
Associate Professor of Religious Studies Pamela Winfield participated in an international research symposium on "Vision and Visuality in Buddhism and Beyond" hosted by the University of Zurich.
A fellowship created by Elon University in 2008 will help support excellence in ongoing research and creative work by Lauren Kearns, Toddie Peters and Laura Roselle.