Elon University's first presidential debate watch event proved to be a bigger draw than organizers had anticipated.
The Leadership Education and Development Program hosted its annual Tier Teams Reveal last week.
Join us in the Global Commons Great Hall at 7 p.m.
Elon's Hazing Coalition offers activities and events to bring attention to the problem of hazing during National Hazing Prevention Week.
The Center for Leadership's Leadership Education and Development Program kicked off another year at the Sept. 11 Opening Ceremonies event in Lakeside Hall with a keynote address by Jon Dooley from Student Life.
The more than 1,500 members of Elon's newest class of students gathered Under the Oaks for the ceremonial start to their academic career at the university.
The year's class of first-year students is the largest and most diverse in Elon's history.
The panel for current Orientation leaders featured eight Elon alumni and former members of the New Student Orientation team.
Find out more information and download instructions for the app, Elon University Guides, which will support New Student Orientation, Family Weekend, Homecoming and Recruitment.
Registration for the Intersect Conference is open through Oct. 21.
Sixty-one incoming students took part this summer in Adventures in Leadership, a New Student and Transition Programs First-Year Summer Experience.
Elon's newest class of students — its largest and most diverse yet — move in today, Aug. 26. Here's what they have to look forward to.
Phi Beta Kappa Plaza, 9:40-10:20 a.m.
Students learned how to become community leaders in a program that was made possible through the Center for Leadership and their community partners.
Hosted by Elon families, summer welcome events are intended for incoming students and their parents to meet other members of Elon's Class of 2020 as well as current families and staff.
Elon University students and one staff member were recognized for their accomplishments at an April 28, 2016, program that highlights campus leaders.
The noted authority on college sports visited with Elon Law Leadership Fellows and the Sports & Entertainment Law Society during his visit to campus for the Distinguished Leadership Lecture Series.
The nationally acclaimed ESPN college basketball commentator and graduate of Duke Law visited Elon University School of Law for the final installment of the 2015-16 Distinguished Leadership Lecture Series presented by The Joseph M. Bryan Foundation.
Members of New Student Orientation and Director of New Student & Transition Programs present and compete at the National Orientation Directors Organization (NODA) Region VI conference.
Visits to Birmingham, Selma and Atlanta culminated with Elon students meeting Martin Luther King III, the oldest son of the slain civil rights leader, and King III's wife, Arndrea Waters King.
Laith al-Majali '05 is part of a team that has earned the nation of Jordan its first ever Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Language Film.
After traveling more than 10,000 miles via hiking paths, U.S interstates, Costa Rican mountain roads and cross continental flights, the 15 members of the Class of 2019 are ready to begin the next leg of their journey on campus.
Seven professors and instructors from across campus have been selected 2015-16 Leadership Faculty Scholars.
This week, 33 students and six facilitators ventured off to camp to kick off this semester's Life Entrepreneur Program.
Tips on supporting lifestyle adjustments and encouraging your student to use time-management and problem-solving skills.
LEADSTRONG Week is an opportunity to celebrate leadership at the university with a theme this year of "Spotlighting Change Agents at Elon."
More than 100 student organization presidents attended a Sept. 14 event to celebrate student leadership and provide a platform for meeting fellow leaders.
More than 90 first-year students who recently joined the LEAD Program gathered Sept. 9 at the Tier Team Reveal in McKinnon Hall to meet other LEAD participants and their Tier Team captains.
The Leadership Education and Development Program kicked off another year at the Sept. 6 event in McKinnon Hall with a keynote address by Kenn Gaither from the School of Communications.
Hundreds of Elon University students took part Saturday in a service project aimed at providing hunger relief to people around the globe.
University leaders, faculty and fellow students shared reflections and advice for making the most of the next four years in an annual program on new students' "first day of a lifetime relationship with Elon."
New Elon families received advice this week on university social media channels from other families that have moved their children to campus in years past.
Fifteen incoming Elon University students began their collegiate studies on a semester program that takes them across the nation to grow leadership skills and serve communities with various needs.
New resources will make it easier for incoming students to move to campus on Aug. 21, 2015, when university faculty and staff greet the largest class in Elon history.
The first-year summer experience program offered by the Office of New Student and Transition Programs familiarizes incoming students with Elon's campus and helps them develop outdoor and team-building skills before classes begin in the falll.
Elon University's Center for Leadership, in coordination with two community partners, hosted the Alamance Youth Leadership Academy from June 14-17, 2015, to encourage local children to make a difference in their schools.
Daniel Sheehan, a human service studies and strategic communications double major, begins his career after Elon with a fellowship in New York City that develops "the next generation of aspiring change makers."
First-year student Gabby Vance will travel to Prague this summer for the Global Leadership Program.
Christine Fortner, an elementary education major from Virginia, travels to Southeast Asia after graduation to help others learn English as part of a federal program that builds good will between the United States and people of other nations.
More than two dozen Elon University students and one faculty member were recognized for their work at an April 30, 2015, program that recognizes top campus leaders.
An Elon University assistant professor, and a junior sport and event management major, will have prominent roles in the collegiate recreational sports organization, particularly with issues relating to its April 2016 conference held in Kissimmee, Florida.
The leadership team for New Student Orientation were recognized for excellence at the National Orientation Directors Association (NODA) Region VI conference.
An article on March 13, 2015, by Kevin Kruger, president of NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, cited the university for programs that build student leadership skills and promote an ethos of service.
Twenty-eight Elon sophomores toured the South this winter as part of a course on nonviolence and the civil rights movement.
Two Elon educators and 70 students were inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa in a Feb. 8 ceremony.
These are monthly dinners for seniors in the Leadership Fellows program. Capstone Dinners feature speakers that help seniors reflect on their four years, as well as prepare for life after college. This Capstone Dinner is on March 17th at 5:30pm in the Isabella Cannon Room.