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In the School of Health Sciences, art brings the body to life

Graduate students in Elon's Doctor of Physical Therapy and Physician Assistant Studies programs worked July 11 with a nationally recognized artist to paint muscles, tissue and bone onto classmates in a hands-on approach to anatomy.

Srikant Vallabhajosula presents at international conference

The assistant professor of physical therapy presented at the World Congress of Biomechanics Conference in July 2014.

DPT students & professor present at conference in Delaware

The Department of Physical Therapy Education and Department of Computing Sciences were represented at the 2014 Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society Conference in Newark, Delaware, from June 24-27, 2014.

Elon DPT student wins research award

Kristen Riffanacht received the American College of Sports Medicine Biomechanics Interest Group Student Research Award.

Elon DPT students and faculty present at national conference

The Department of Physical Therapy Education was represented at the 2014 American College of Sports Medicine held in Orlando, Fla. May 27-31.

M.Ed. student to develop lesson plans for North Carolina schools

Master of Education student Lisa Wilson’s proposal has been accepted by the Governor’s Teacher Network as part of the federal Race to the Top funding.

Entrepreneurs to graduate students: 'Your MBA will set you apart'

Elon University parents Ed and Joan Doherty P’07, co-founders of a company that operates dozens of family restaurant franchises, offered wisdom May 23 to Master of Business Administration candidates gathered in Whitley Auditorium for Commencement exercises.

Interactive Media students featured on WFMY

Students Ashley Gilmer and Reggie Peterson represented Elon's Interactive Media program on the May 21 morning newscast.

Katie Galbraith MBA'07 to head Duke Regional Hospital

Galbraith has served as Duke Regional’s interim president since Sept. 30, 2013, and formerly served as the hospital’s vice president.

Interactive Media program featured on higher education podcast

The Elon graduate program and a Communications associate professor discussed the unique 10-month master's experience.

Interactive Media Graduate Students offer White Papers on Content Marketing Strategy

As part of a new elective course on SEO, analytics and social media, graduate students in the MA in Interactive Media program are making white papers on various content marketing strategies available to the public. 

DPT and PA programs enroll Class of 2016

Elon’s School of Health Sciences welcomed two new classes of graduate students to the university community this week.

 

iMedia partnerships with indigenous in Costa Rica enter third year

A group of iMedia students and two faculty members travel in January to Puntarenas, Costa Rica, to collaborate with indigenous groups as part of the graduate program's "Fly-In" component.

 

Elon holds white coat ceremony for Physician Assistant Studies program

The program in the Sacred Space of the Numen Lumen Pavilion signified the end of academic studies and the start of clinical education for members of the PA program's inaugural class.

DPT program holds Commencement ceremony

Elon University leaders conferred degrees Sunday on 41 candidates in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program in a Whitley Auditorium filled with family and friends of the new graduates.

Elon MBA earns top honors from Bloomberg Businessweek

The part-time program is ranked #1 in the South and #5 in the nation by the leading business publication.

Elon establishes JD/MBA program

Elon University School of Law and the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business at Elon University have established a four-year JD/MBA program. The JD/MBA program gives students the opportunity to earn both their juris doctor and master of business administration degrees in less time, and at a lower cost, than if both degrees were pursued separately. 

Elon MBA named nation’s #2 best administered program

The Princeton Review gives top marks to the MBA program of Elon's Martha and Spencer Love School of Business.

Srikant Vallabhajosula presents at American Society of Biomechanics meeting

Srikant Vallabhajosula, assistant professor of physical therapy, presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics in September 2013.

Srikant Vallabhajosula publishes articles in Parkinsonism Related Disorders and NeuroRehabilitation

Srikant Vallabhajosula, assistant professor of physical therapy, recently published two articles.

Visiting international faculty begin classes at Elon

The 13 teachers from Asia and South America have started their studies to earn teacher licensure, which will ultimately lead them to apply to the university's Master of Education program.

Former N.C. governor to teachers: 'Our state appreciates you'

Jim Hunt, a nationally recognized leader in promoting public education, instructed new graduates from Elon's Master of Education program to be forceful voices in advocating for their schools and students.

Enrichment program connects DPT students with area children

Fifty-three first-year Doctor of Physical Therapy students joined 20 elementary children on July 15 and July 18 for fun and physical activity as part of Elon’s Summer Learning and Enrichment Academy.

Elon welcomes fifth Interactive Media class

Students in the master's program have varied undergraduate degrees from universities across the US -- and overseas.

M.Ed. grads showcase their impact in classrooms

Students wrapping up their master's program in education held a Graduate Impact Celebration on July 26.

Faculty research in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies denotes national attention

Several Elon faculty members in the Physician Assistant Studies program will represent the department this fall with published research and presentations at a national forum.

Elon grad student named South Mebane Elementary’s Teacher of the Year

Cara Maschi ’09, now pursuing her master’s degree in education, is honored for her commitment to special education students

Srikant Vallabhajosula publishes article in Gait Posture 

Srikant Vallabhajosula, assistant professor of physical therapy, co-authored an article, "Center of pressure and the projection of the time-course of sitting skill acquisition." 

Elon alumnus named Stokes County Teacher of the Year

Marty Erskine G’11 is the AIG Specialist for Lawsonville Elementary and Sandy Ridge Elementary schools in Stokes County, N.C and was recently named Teacher of the Year.

Srikant Vallabhajosula presents at American College of Sports Medicine Conference 

Srikant Vallabhajosula, an assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy Education, presented a poster, "Spatiotemporal gait variability among high school football players" at the 2013 American College of Sports Medicine conference in Indianapolis on June 1.