Madison Ann “Maddy” Clough, an international studies major with an interest in working as an Arabic speaker for the United States government, is the first Elon student to receive a William Jefferson Clinton Scholarship to study at the American University in Dubai.
Six Elon students have received a total of $31,000 from the U.S. Department of State to study abroad in the spring.
Assistant Dean of Global Study and Director of Study Abroad Kevin Morrison's session on supporting LGBTQ students in study abroad presented at the NAFSA regional conference has been nominated as one of the best sessions at the conference.
Elon sent 1,094 students abroad in the 2011-12 academic year, earning a #1 ranking among the nation's master's-level universities by the Institute of International Education.
Rachel Mehaffey '15 thought there was no way she could fit study abroad into her busy schedule, but the Elon Center in Florence provided just the right opportunity.
Elon students were awarded $114,500 in additional scholarships specifically for global study in the fall semester of 2013.