The Office of University Communications promotes the mission and identity of Elon University through a variety of print and online publications for students, parents, alumni, faculty, staff and the public.
University Communications staff members serve the community as the first source of information about the university. Communications include The Magazine of Elon, E-Net!, social media pages, admissions materials, and all official news releases distributed by the Elon University News Bureau. We also assist university employees with the design of Elon websites and with production of videos to reach external audiences. To request assistance with a project, please fill out the Project Initiation form.
The Office of University Communications is located in Truitt Building on South Campus at the corner of East Trollinger Avenue and Antioch Avenues.
Associate Professor Anthony Hatcher and Kaitlin Ugolik '09 co-authored a column for regional newspapers in defense of journalists and the vital role they play in creating an informed democracy.
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.
An airport security project managed by Associate Professor Scott Wolter and two students was showcased on March 15, 2015, in one of North Carolina's largest daily newspapers.
WFMY News 2 interviewed the sport & event management associate professor for a segment titled “Local Sports Expert Weighs In On Future Of ACC Tournament.”
Professor Rebecca Todd Peters recently published a column on the Huffington Post and in regional newspapers about the complexity of teaching her young daughters about the history of racism in the United States and the concept of privilege.
The Office of University Communications was honored in several categories in the 2014-15 CASE District III contest.
The student media organizations were both recognized as NCCMA Best of Show winners.
Gabrielle Jasper ’17 examines the issue of body image and Sports Illustrated’s inclusion of a ‘plus-sized’ model in its latest swimsuit edition.
A column titled "Vaccines, school contamination and the science of complex systems" appeared in the Feb. 13 edition of the Winston-Salem Journal.
The Elon freshman moves on to the next round of competition on the hit prime time series that showcases outstanding vocalists. Season eight of "The Voice" began Feb. 23.
Senior Al Drago won top honors in the association's 2015 "Eyes of History" contest and will travel to Washington, D.C., in May for a black-tie gala.
Associate Professor Mathew Gendle writes for several regional newspapers about the impact drug laws have on foreign nations and how changes to American policies will create civic stability elsewhere, which can influence the number of people seeking refuge in the United States.
The professor of economics talked in January with television reporter Bob Buckley about the effect of lower gas prices on the economy.
Elon University has released its President's List and Dean's List academic recognitions for the 2014 fall semester.
Journalists are invited to sign up here for weekly "On Deadline" emails starting in October 2014 that offer story ideas and contact information for faculty experts who can speak about current events and breaking news.
To arrange for coverage of Elon news, or to visit campus for interviews or photography / videography, please contact:
Vice President for University Communications
Administrative Assistant - University Communications
Social Media Manager
Director of Communications - Elon University School of Law
Director of Editorial Projects
Associate Director of Design
Assistant Director for Online Communication
Assistant director for video production
Assistant Director - University Communications for Academic Communications
John David Parsons
Web Applications Developer
Assistant Director - University Communications for Alumni Communications
Director, Elon University News Bureau
Photographer/Digital Imaging Manager