Robert Bullard, “Climate Change as a Human Rights Issue: Why Equity Matters"

Tuesday, April 18
McKinnon Hall, 7:30 p.m.

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Lauren Bush Lauren, “Women at Elon: Moving Philanthropy Forward”

Thursday, May 4
Whitley Auditorium, 4:30 p.m.

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Rabbi Irwin Kula, 2017 Baccalaureate Address

Friday, May 19
Alumni Memorial Gym, 4 p.m.

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Maity Interiano ‘07, 2017 Commencement Address

Saturday, May 20
9:15 a.m.

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May

Monday, May 1
Songs of Labor Lecture and Recital
Yeager Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

In honor of International Workers' Day, Robin Attas shares stories and songs connected with labor movements around the world. Sponsored by the Department of Music


Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Elon Electric Ensemble Plays Funk/Soul/R&B
McCrary Theatre, 7:30 PM

The Elon Electric Ensemble plays a show of Funk, Soul, and R&B hits from the 60’s to the present. Sponsored by the Department of Music


Thursday, May 4
Women at Elon: Moving Philanthropy Forward"
Whitley Auditorium, 4:30 p.m.?

Lauren Bush Lauren, is founder and CEO of FEED Projects, a company with the simple mission of creating good products that help FEED the world. FEED Projects was founded in 2007.  Every product sold has a measurable donation attached to it and, over the past five years, FEED has donated more than $6 million and has been able to provide nearly 60 million meals globally through the UN World Food Programme. For her work with FEED, Lauren was named one of Fortune Magazine’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs in 2009 and one of Inc. Magazine’s 30 Under 30 in 2010.

Admission is free but registration is encouraged at www.elon.edu/wip
Sponsored by the Office of University Advancement and the Elon College of Arts and Sciences


Friday, May 5
Senior BA & BFA Thesis Exhibition
Opening reception, Gallery 406, 5:30 p.m.

These exhibitions are part of the graduating Elon Art Major’s capstone experience and represent the culmination of their art making endeavors. During the opening receptions, each exhibiting artist will present brief statements that offers context to their thesis. Exhibition runs through May 10.


Friday, May 5
Techtronica Spring Concert
The TapHouse, 7:30 p.m.


Sunday, May 7
Elon Music Ambassadors, "Legends, Icons & Rebels: Decade Defining Music That Changed American Culture"
Yeager Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Under the direction of Virginia Novine Whittaker, EMA instrumental and vocal ensemble presents its spring program. Sponsored by the Department of Music


Tuesday May 9
Tectonic Plates: Alamance County’s Science Café with Dave Parker, "I have a genetic mutation that predicts Alzheimer's Disease - now what?"
Fat Frogg Bar and Grill in Elon, 7p.m.

Learn cutting edge science in a relaxed informal atmosphere without all the technical jargon. Programs held on the second Tuesday (March through May). In May, the special guest is Dave Parker, a biology professor at Elon University.

Visit www.facebook.com/TectonicPlatesScienceCafe for information.


Tuesday, May 9
Elon Phoenix Winds Spring Concert
McCrary Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

The wind ensemble will present works from some of the most important names in American composition including Aaron Copland, Leonard Bernstein, Charles Ives, George Gershwin, Terry Riley and John Cage. The concert will also include the world premiere performance of a newly commissioned work from emerging American composer David Garner. Sponsored by the Department of Music