The United States is rapidly becoming one of the most diverse nations in the world; alive with cultures, traditions and experiences far removed from the U.S. of just ten years ago. Discover and engage the globe here in the U.S. through the many opportunities offered through a vibrant and growing Study USA program. From Winter Terms ranging from Hawaii to Washington, DC and numerous points in between, through short term programs and semester long programs at Elon Centers in NYC, DC, LA and Alaska, deepen your intellectual Elon experience and gain valuable professional connections for your future by participating in one or more of our Study USA experiences. Check us out!
Elon University's Watson & Odyssey Scholars Program and the Study USA office co-sponsored a "Fake Break" program in late January for students to visit with corporate foundation offices at Coca-Cola, Major League Baseball's Atlanta Braves, the International Rescue Committee and more.
More than $80,000 was awarded in scholarship assistance this fall as hundreds of Elon University students participate in semester study abroad programs that have seen strong growth in recent years.
The Elon in Los Angeles program had its culminating event on July 30, 2014.
Mark Dalhouse, the new director of the Study USA program in the Global Education Center, joined Elon colleagues Pam and Chalmers Brumbaugh in late June to visit 16 students interning this summer in the nation's capital.
The seventh annual Elon in Los Angeles summer program kicked off May 31.
Rising senior Amber Schmiesing, whose work with film was inspired by her experience in the "Elon in L.A." program, won the Dance Camera West film festival's Emerging Artist Second Runner Up Award for an original dance film.