Elon University Alumni Association

Black Alumni Summit: April 26-27

The second Black Alumni Summit will be held April 26-27. The summit will convene with a golf tournament on Friday followed by a reception, dinner and opening addresses. Saturday will entail brainstorming and breakout sessions to ensure Elon understands the EBAN commitment to promote our alma mater while addressing the needs of the Black student. The summit will culminate with the Phillips-Perry Black Excellence Awards on Saturday night.

You won’t want to miss this opportunity to share your ideas on ways to improve the Black experience at Elon.

To register for the Black Alumni Summit, click here. Registration deadline is April 12.

Please note: The Black Alumni Golf Tournament has been cancelled. Please look for information about the 2014 Black Alumni Golf Tournament and Sponsorship.


Friday, April 26

5-6 p.m. Welcome Reception – Alamance Country Club
6-8 p.m. Appreciation Dinner

Saturday, April 27

8:30-9 a.m. Breakfast
9:15-10 a.m. Session I - Bringing EBAN & BVAN Together  
10-11 a.m. Session II - Update from EBAN (EBAN Leadership Team)
11-11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m.-
12:15 p.m.
Session III - Student of Today
1:45 p.m.

Lunch & Round table discussions – Engaging alumni to EBAN

  • What kind of programs, activities, events, communications, etc. can Elon host to help engage more black alumni?
  • Where would you like to see Elon supporting EBAN in the next 5, 10, 15 years?
  • How can Elon partner with EBAN to support the student of today?
1:45-2 p.m. Break
2-2:45 p.m.

Session IV - Growing the Black Alumni Network

  • EBAN Successes & Challenges
  • Enhancing our programs
  • Building the EBAN committees
3-3:15 p.m. Session V - African American Giving & the EBAN Scholarship
3:15-3:30 p.m. Charge to alumni
3:30 p.m. Dismiss for Black Excellence Awards
4 p.m. Black Excellence Awards, Alumni Gym

* Subject to change