The Gap Semester kicks off the year for 15 incoming first year students in Wyoming on a 26-day outdoor leadership expedition.
Several events are planned throughout the weekend of Aug. 22-25 as Elon University welcomes students and families in the Class of 2018.
Adventures in Leadership, a First-Year Summer Experience, took 55 incoming students to the New River Gorge in West Virginia for whitewater rafting and leadership development.
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 fall.
Elon University welcomes to campus this fall students from around the world whose intellectual curiosity and commitment to their communities made them stand out in a record number of applicants for an incoming class.
The Alamance Youth Leadership Academy welcomed talented students from 10 area middle schools as part of a four-day program held June 15-18, 2014, on the university's campus.
The Class of 2014 is sending more scholars overseas next year with Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grants than any previous class in Elon University history.
Jill Capotosto will spend up to two years in Vietnam assisting with communications for an international wildlife anti-trafficking organization.
Elon senior finalist for Fulbright ETA in Croatia thanks to help from Center for Leadership
LEAD participant takes leadership skills abroad.
Junior leader shares how The Center for Leadership became a home that helped her spread her wings.
Center for Leadership supports student as she pursues her aspirations from a non-profit program to studying abroad.
The Office of the Provost and the Division of Student Life have created a $10,000 award for rising juniors to research community problems and then propose solutions to those challenges.
Eight Elon University students participated on May 7, 2014, in the third Presidential Crisis Simulation hosted by the Politics Forum and Center for Leadership.
Senior Rebekah Hackney gives advice to underclassmen
More than two dozen Elon University students and one staff member were recognized for their work at a May 1, 2014, Omicron Delta Kappa national leadership honor society program.
What started as an academic exercise in a service learning class has transformed into a student-led community organization that has raised thousands of pounds of food for the hungry in Alamance County in just its first two months.
A psychology major recently awarded a Fulbright to teach English in South Korea researched the emerging theory of authentic leadership by surveying two very different groups of people.
Elon sophomore works to create a healthier world with the help of the Center for Leadership
Elon Junior applies leadership skills to her positions in the community and as founder of Elon Irish Dance Club.
Ten Elon students participated in a Spring Transition Strategies course focused on creativity, innovation, and leadership from the lens of Disney.
Colby Halligan '15 travels to Europe this summer as one of the youngest students ever selected for a program that gives hands-on experience in organic farming while learning a foreign language.
A new initiative brings a weekly conversation starter every Monday that encourages students, faculty, staff and the greater community to engage in thought provoking, fun and challenging discussions.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas "came out" as an undocumented immigrant three years ago and shared his story with an Elon University audience on Feb. 22 during the Intersect: Diversity & Leadership Conference.
The Winter Term course "Disarming Injustice: Nonviolence and the Civil Rights Movement" included visits to the 16th Street Baptist Church and the National Voting Rights Museum.
The political science and international studies double major is a Lumen Scholar studying the evolution of LGBT rights in parts of Europe.
A Feb. 9, 2014, program took place in Holt Chapel on South Campus.
Dana H. Born, the first woman to be presidentially appointed to lead faculty of the U.S. Air Force Academy, visited Elon on Feb. 11, 2014, to offer leadership lessons through class visits and an evening talk.
Isabella Cannon Leadership participants Phase IV dinner - April 23, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.
Isabella Cannon Leadership participants Phase 4 Dinner - March 18, 2014 at 5:30 pm
A one-credit course gives students an opportunity to reflect on their lives and craft plans for the future.
The page was developed to support a growing population of transfer students on Elon University's campus.
New students affirmed their commitment on Thursday morning to the virtues of honesty, integrity, responsibility and respect in the university’s eighth annual Call to Honor program.
Instructional and Campus Technologies held its 6th annual Connected@Elon event on Aug. 26 during New Student Orientation.
From new dorms to additional dining options, Elon students will find a host of enhancements and expansions when they return to campus this fall.
Several events are planned throughout the weekend of Aug. 23-26 as Elon University welcomes students and families in the Class of 2017.
For the past two years, the Elon University community has donated thousands of needed school supplies to children classified as homeless.
The first-year summer experience program offered by the Office of New Student Programs and Transition familiarizes incoming students with Elon's campus and helps them develop leadership and team-building skills before classes begin in the fall.
Sixteen freshmen worked recently on a campus farm, a Habitat building site and with a local conservation center as part of a summer experience through the university's Kernodle Center.
AYLA, the Alamance Youth Leadership Academy, is a collaborative leadership program supported by the Alamance Chamber of Commerce, the Alamance-Burlington School System and Elon University.
Hill, a longtime university supporter, currently serves as president of the Elon Alumni Board; Deatsch will serve a two-year term as a youth trustee.
Kristen Conroy will spend a year in Kenya helping an organization that matches orphans of those killed by HIV/AIDS with elderly residents who lost their own adult children to the disease.
Alpha Phi Omega's annual College Coffee fundraiser for the American Cancer Society gives students stress relief with the approach of final exams.
In a series of interviews with lawyers and career specialists, Sarah Kowalkowski '13 pinpoints the characteristics of students who thrive in law school - and then their profession.
More than two dozen students were honored for their scholarship and their leadership at the ODK awards on April 25.