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.
Elon’s affiliate partner, The Beijing Center, will be on campus on Monday, Oct. 22.
Professor of Religious Studies Rebecca Todd Peters publishes chapter analyzing white anger in the recent presidential election.
The center, named for Elon parents Eric and Lori Sklut P'14, has become the focus for Jewish life on campus since it was dedicated in 2013.
Religious Studies faculty member, Rebecca Todd Peters, offers endowed lecture at Denison University on the topic of abortion and reproductive justice.
An assistant professor of religious studies and Distinguished Emerging Scholar, Marcus-Sells presented the paper at Harvard Divinity School on Sept. 15.