Elon family endows scholarship to support Hillel student mentors
Parents Leonard and Lisa Dick P’20 and grandparents Richard and Marcia Schulman GP’20 generously support efforts to mentor first-year Jewish students. Their gift is part of the $250 million Elon LEADS Campaign.
Elon academic programs earn national recognition in 2020 College Factual “Best Colleges” ranking
Elon University earns 34 badges for excellence in rankings based on the outcomes of a college education. Elon earns nine “top 5 percent” national rankings for the quality and focus of its academic programs.
Elon Law’s BLSA hosts “For the Culture” Week
The Black Law Students Association leads a series of programs from Sept. 16-20 to encourage students of color - both those already at Elon Law and those considering law school - to find mentors, develop networks, and learn of available resources for achieving academic and professional success.
Elon men’s and women’s basketball teams release 2019-20 season schedules
The Phoenix men will take on Georgia Tech, Michigan and North Carolina, and the Elon women are scheduled for showdowns with Wake Forest, NC State and North Carolina, during the 2019-20 season.
Elon debuts as a top-100 National University, ranked #2 for excellence in teaching
Elon University has moved to the National Universities category in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report “Best Colleges” guide, ranking #1 in the nation for Study Abroad and #2 for Undergraduate Teaching.
Elon leads the nation in programs that “Focus on Student Success”
Elon University is the only college or university in the nation recognized by U.S. News & World Report for excellence in all eight high-impact academic programs.
President Book a featured guest on Carolina Business Review
The 30-minute public affairs program recently aired on public television stations in North Carolina and South Carolina.
Elon celebrates the start of Hispanic Heritage Month with HHM Kickoff
Hispanic Heritage Month runs from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 with events planned throughout.
Inaugural Phoenix 4th Friday to be held Sept. 27
The event is a collaboration between Elon University, the Burlington Downtown Corporation, the City of Burlington and local nonprofits and businesses.
The Elon ExperiencesAbout Experiential Learning
Elon opera students take the stage in Florence
Follow along with these students on social media as they perform solos and ensembles during three public opera concerts in locations around the capital of Italy’s Tuscan region.
Joseph Keller '19, Abbie Vandruff '20 selected to participate in Television Academy Foundation's internship program
Keller and Vandruff are among the 50 people selected nationwide for the program and will intern this summer at media and entertainment firms in southern California.
Lumen Scholar’s research part of effort to create lifesaving sanitation solution worldwide
Honors Fellow Michael Dryzer ’19 is among the recipients of the Lumen Prize, which provides selected students with a scholarship and celebrates their academic and creative accomplishments.
Leadership Prize: Courtney Kobos ‘19 explores the challenges facing ESL teachers
A recipient of Elon's Leadership Prize, Kobos is responding to the needs of educators in linguistically diverse schools.