ALANAM Community Resources

ALANAM initiatives aims to foster an inclusive environment that promote identity development, intellectual achievement, personal success, and social belonging that centers the experiences of African-American/Black, Latino/Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan Native, and Multiracial communities at Elon. Some of the programs/services under ALANAM Initiatives include:

Sisterhood Circle

Sisterhood Circle is a forum for discussion that centers the experiences of ALANAM women of color across Elon’s campus. Students meet bi-weekly to discuss topics relevant to their experiences at a predominantly white institution. This is a space for all students across all spectrums of religion, gender, sexual orientation, ability, economic status, and beyond. For more information please contact Kiah Glenn (kglenn5@elon.edu) or Anita Hodnett (ahodnett2@elon.edu)

Men of Distinction

Men of Distinction seeks to bring together a community of men across racial and ethnic groups at Elon University. Men of Distinction improves the experience of men of color through career and leadership development, fellowship, community building, and programs focused on holistic well-being. For more information please contact John Robinson Miller IV (jrobinsonmiller@elon.edu) or Mark Eades (meades@elon.edu)

ALANAM Women’s Institute

ALANAM Women’s Institute is an empowering and interactive event centering the experiences of African-American/Black, Latino/Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan Native, and Multiracial.  The goal is to create a space where students can share their backgrounds and experiences, and together develop a set of tools to successfully navigate issues related to the work environment, relationships, health, self-discovery, and education. For more information please contact Sylvia Muñoz (munozs@elon.edu).

ALANAM Town Halls

ALANAM Town Halls are community gathering opportunities which occur 1-2 times per semester. Students are invited to identify and address issues pertaining to the ALANAM community and help develop effective solutions and strategies that aim to enhance the ALANAM student experience. For more information, please contact Sylvia Muñoz (munozs@elon.edu)