Coronavirus information for the Elon community
Read this note for important information and updates about the coronavirus and its impact on community members and university operations.
Elon University suspending study abroad program in Florence, Italy, due to coronavirus concerns
The decision comes after the rapid increase in the number of confirmed cases in northern Italy and a reported case in Florence, where 21 Elon students and one faculty member are studying.
Winter Term study abroad course brings Ghanaian dance to Elon
Assistant Professor of Performing Arts Keshia Wall choreographed the Black History Month Dance Concert, which was the result of a transformative Winter Term experience in Ghana.
President Book to lead discussion of ‘North Carolina and the 2020 Elections’ on March 10
The panel discussion which comes a week after "Super Tuesday" that will see voters in more than a dozen states, including North Carolina, cast their votes in primary elections will feature prominent journalists and political scientists, including Jason Husser, associate professor of political science and director of the Elon University Poll.
Sports Business Journal names Ben Tario G’12 to ‘Forty Under 40’ list
The honor recognizes 40 executives under the age of 40 who are excelling in the sports business industry.
SPDC Career Advising Fellows program to mark 10th year
Each year two Career Advising Fellows assist in all aspects of the Student Professional Development Center's operations, including student professional development programs, events, advising and more.
2020 Top 10 Under 10 Alumni Award recipients announced
The honorees, young alumni who have achieved major professional success, serve as difference-makers in their communities and loyally support Elon as partners, advocates and investors, will be recognized at an April 18 ceremony.
Elon MBA Class of 2020 competes in capstone case event
The graduating class applied the knowledge and skills acquired during Elon’s MBA program to a business case analysis presentation.
Elon Law alum helping to build court’s institutional memory
Grant Buckner L’13 leads a small team at the Supreme Court of North Carolina that crafts rules, reviews opinions, and provides counsel for the state’s highest court.
The Elon ExperiencesAbout Experiential Learning
Periclean Scholars shooting documentary films in Cuba during Winter Term
Follow along with these students on social media as they learn more about the history, culture and perspectives that exist on the Caribbean island.
Career Moves: SPDC helps a student unlock the door to a five-star career with Hilton
Kelly Valerio’20 used the support she found at the Student Professional Development Center staff to build her professional network and understand the value of using keywords to land a job related to her passion for travel and her experience with the hospitality industry.
Engineering students seek patent for transdermal patch design, control system
Elon seniors Matt Foster and Michael Borucki wanted to improve the nicotine patch. Their unique solution wowed faculty, will be the engineering program's senior capstone project and could change treatment for addiction.
Center for Leadership and the Center for Race, Ethnicity and Diversity Education host Intersect Conference
The annual Intersect Conference provides the opportunity for staff, faculty and students to learn through sessions and dialogue
Highlights from a semester of community engagement by Elon student-athletes
Elon student-athletes participated in more than 1,000 hours of service in our community this fall with partners such as the Alamance Burlington School System, Elon’s GET (Girls to Empowered Teens) program and Christmas Cheer.