Logistics

Seminar Dates

  • June 12-17, 2011, 
  • June 17-22, 2012, and
  • June 23-28, 2013

Participant expenses
Expenses related to the seminar, including lodging and meals during the seminar’s 2011-2013 summer meetings, will be paid by Elon University. Each participant will be granted $1000 ($500/year for summer 2011 and 2012) to support travel to the seminar’s June meetings at Elon University. Other participant expenses, including additional travel and any research costs, will be paid by the participants and/or their home institutions.

Travel
We recommend using:

RDU - Raleigh Durham Airport, or
GSO - Piedmont Triad Airport in Greensboro.

If you will be driving to Elon please let us know in advance so we can arrange for a parking permit.

We will provide additional travel information with acceptance notices.

Accommodations
We have reserved rooms in the Colonnades, Elon’s newest dormitory. Participants will have air-conditioned single rooms with private bathrooms; towels and linens are provided. All buildings on Elon’s campus have wireless internet access. Participants also have access to the sports facilities at Elon, including the fitness center, racquetball courts, pool, tennis courts, and a driving range.

Meals
All meals and snacks will be provided (Sunday dinner through Friday lunch). Accepted participates will have an opportunity to note any dietary preferences.

About Elon University
Elon University is a selective, independent, private university renowned as a national model for engaged learning, along with excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and professional programs. Elon's beautiful and historic campus in central North Carolina is designated as a botanical garden.

About the Area
Elon University is in the small town of Elon, North Carolina. The town of Burlington is adjacent and Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Chapel Hill, Durham, and Raleigh are all within a 1 hour driving radius.

The weather in June tends to be moderately humid, with highs in the 80s and lows in the 60s.