faculty & staff - presentations / creative
Ryne VanKrevelen, lecturer in statistics, presented joint research on "Efficacy of 'The Islands'-based Projects Compared to Student-Collected Data Projects in Introductory Statistics Courses" at the 2018 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Study abroad and risk management practitioners took on a fictional international crisis during an exercise at Elon to learn from experts and to consider their emergency preparedness.
Jen Hamel, assistant professor of biology, presented research at the Animal Behavior Society 2018 conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Jan Mays, senior lecturer in mathematics, and Aaron Trocki, assistant professor of mathematics, presented research at the Mathematical Association of America’s Annual MathFest Meeting in Denver, Colorado, held Aug. 1-4, 2018.
Sarah Alger ’17 and Samantha Perry’18 joined Professor Cynthia Fair in the Department of Public Health Studies at the 22nd International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam where the group presented research.
Margaret Chapman and Paula Patch gave multiple presentations at the annual conference of the Council of Writing Program Administrators.
CEL hosts second Residential Learning Communities Research Seminar Summer Session, announces 2019 Conference
Twenty participants in the Center for Engaged Learning’s seminar on Residential Learning Communities as a High-Impact Practice returned for their second summer meeting on campus, June 17-22.
Elon Writing Center Director Julia Bleakney led a week-long international Summer Institute for new professionals in the Writing Center field.
Lynn Beck, Clay Stevenson and students collaborated with Winston-Salem Symphony musicians to record James Stephenson’s “Fanfare – Light from Shadows" providing a dynamic soundtrack for community service award winner John Beck’s documentary video.
Their presentation included an overview of Undergraduate Music programs in the U.S., suggestions for international students who are interested in auditioning for college-level music programs and examples of careers opportunities with an undergraduate music degree.
'Summer Series' highlights education, inclusion, and lifelong learning opportunities for adults with disabilities
Stephen Byrd, associate professor of education and program coordinator for special education, spoke about education, inclusion and lifelong learning opportunities for adults with disabilities at Peacehaven Community Farm on July 19, 2018.
Carmen Monico, an assistant professor of human service studies, was among thousands of scholars from around the world who attended and presented at the XIX World Congress of Sociology held in July in Canada.
Kirsten Doehler, associate professor of statistics, presented on “Diversity-Related Projects in an Introductory Statistics Course” at the 10th International Conference on Teaching Statistics held July 8-13 in Kyoto, Japan.
The associate professor of management information systems co-presented a paper exploring the use of technology and its impact on women empowerment in the direct selling channel.
The research examined the impact of leadership programming and experiential learning activities on students' reslience and leadership efficacy.
One third-year, two second-year and two first-year Elon Doctor of Physical Therapy students participated in the conference, bringing home an award, ideas and inspiration.
The associate professor of management information systems discussed the impact of various technologies on salesperson outcomes in direct selling marketing channels.
The presentation highlighted the spring 2018 course that was designed to explore culture not only at the national level, but also at the team and individual person levels.
The associate professor of management information systems co-chaired the certificate program at the Academy of Marketing Science annual conference.
The group described the procedure and results for a collaborative assessment of first-year writing students' source use during a panel at the International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference at Auburn University in June.
The professor of economics taught an economics of microfinance course at RWTH Aachen University.
The assistant professor of psychology presented research at the annual conference of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity, held in Denver, Colorado.
Amy Johnson, associate professor of history and director of the Elon Core Curriculum, presented a paper entitled "Sustainable Identities: Indigenous Incorporation among the Maroons of Jamaica."
Her co-authored study received a 3 Top Faculty Paper Award in the Public Diplomacy Interest Group.
Elon faculty members led a variety of workshops for local K-12 teachers on Wednesday, June 13, designed to help them integrate unique science, technology and mathematics concepts in their classes.
SPDC staff use life-sized Chutes and Ladders for design thinking presentation at national conference
Ross Wade and Brooke Buffington presented at the National Association of Colleges and Employers annual conference in New Orleans on June 6.
The presentation highlighted the ethnobotanical work of Bush, adjunct assistant professor of biology and research fellow at the Center for New North Carolinians at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Joined by Elon alumna Daniela Ceron ’18, the Elon University colleagues co-led a May 30 workshop, examining teaching modules that explore global competence through the use of traditional and digital media in and out of the classroom.
Preeshl was invited to conduct research on the mystery of the paucity of senior women in Shakespeare’s plays in contrast to the abundance of women in the professional theatre of Commedia dell’arte at “Thresholds of Change: Modernity & Transformation in the Mediterranean, 1400-1700” in this year's The National Endowment of Humanities Summer Seminar.
Members of the Cognitive Neuroscience of Memory and Aging Laboratory traveled to Atlanta for premier scientific meeting in the field.
Faculty from the Mathematics and Statistics Department attended the electronic Conference on Teaching Statistics (eCOTS) and hosted the first eCOTS Regional Dinner at Elon University.
'Dr. Chevalier’s Lie.' a film directed by Artemis Preeshl, is one of 75 films selected as an Official Entry to the Vero Beach Wine and Film Festival, the 'Summer Sundance.'
Staff members lead workshops at the Joyner Library Paraprofessional Conference held at Eastern Carolina University on May 11, 2018.
Library staff presented and helped plan the Triad Academic Library Association (TALA) 5th Annual Paraprofessional Conference held at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University on May 16, 2018.
On Wednesday, April 25th, eight Elon faculty presented research posters to showcase Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) projects.
Dan Burns presents paper on transnational detective fiction and postcolonial literary theory at annual MELUS conference
Burns, assistant professor of English, presented the paper at the May 3-6 meeting of the Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States, sponsored by the University of Nevada-Las Vegas.
The session was one of three co-organized by Evan A. Gatti, associate professor of art history, for Episcopus, an interdisciplinary, scholarly society.
The article by Abby Ampuja, instructor in education, was published in the Intervention in School and Clinic journal.
Jeff Elliott, executive associate commissioner and chief financial officer of the Atlantic Coast Conference, spoke on May 8 with Assistant Professor Young Do Kim’s Sport Finance class.
Professor Sue Liemer’s research over the past year has been showcased at national conferences and will be published in forthcoming journals and books that serve as resources for legal writing educators.
Student-athletes learn about the importance of dining etiqutte,networking and professional communications while communicating with employers.
Elon students who have participated in study abroad programs attended the Diversity Abroad Conference and Global Student Leadership with members of Elon faculty.
Heather Lindenman’s Writing: Argument and Inquiry class developed reports, infographics, and other written materials to support the Alamance County Stepping Up Initiative.
Aaron Trocki, assistant professor of mathematics presented his research at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Research Meeting in Washington, D.C. on April 23-25, 2018.
Raj Ghoshal, assistant professor of sociology, presented his research at two regional sociology conferences this spring.
Jamane Yeager, electronic access librarian, participated in a conversation about the historic black community of Lincoln City, North Carolina.
Sixteen communications faculty and staff members attended the 2018 Broadcast Education Association conference and Festival of Media Arts, where students accepted three top awards and led the video documentation of the Las Vegas event's research symposium.
Elon Music Theatre majors from the Class of 2018 presented its annual concert for local retirement community.