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WTVD ABC11 features insights on sports betting in N.C. from Bill Squadron
June 2, 2023
The report comes as North Carolina legislators are considering a bill that would legalize online sports betting within the state.
Profiles of Resilience: Kyra O’Connor ‘23
May 25, 2023
O’Connor is one of the members of the graduating class to be featured on Today at Elon as a "profile of resilience" for their ability to adapt and succeed in the face of the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Portion of North O’Kelly Avenue to be closed May 30-Aug. 16 for construction
May 25, 2023
Traffic will be detoured to University Drive via Phoenix Drive and North Williamson Avenue.
When it comes to the federal debt, ‘math is math’
May 24, 2023
This column by Professor of Biology Dave Gammon was distributed by the Elon University Writers Syndicate and appeared in the the Salisbury Post, the Greenville Daily Reflector, the Elizabeth City Daily Advance, the Rocky Mount Telegram and The Butner-Creedmoor News.
Six members of the Class of 2023 commissioned into the military
May 22, 2023
Three U.S. Air Force ROTC cadets and three U.S. Army ROTC cadets completed Elon's ROTC program and will enter military service.
Kenn Gaither named dean of Elon University’s School of Communications
May 18, 2023
Gaither, an accomplished teacher and scholar, has been a member of the school’s faculty for nearly two decades and has served as interim dean since 2022.
New fellows prepare for year of service with Alamance County organizations
May 17, 2023
Six members of the Class of 2023 participated in a signing ceremony on Tuesday to formalize their participation in the service-year program offered by Elon in partnership with local organizations. Six fellows who have completed their year of service were also recognized.
Kristina Meinking named inaugural Trustee Chair for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
May 17, 2023
The associate professor of classical languages was selected as the first faculty member to be honored by the endowed professorship that was created by the university’s board of trustees in spring 2022.
Megan Curling ‘23 named Elon University Youth Trustee
May 16, 2023
The 2023 Elon graduate from Walnut Cove, N.C., will serve a two-year term on the Elon University Board of Trustees.
How to watch Commencement 2023 ceremonies online
May 15, 2023
Elon University's graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremonies this week will be streamed live.