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Alumni in Action: Frankie Campisano ’16 recognized for recent screenplay
February 15, 2023
Their script “DROP DEAD” placed in four major film festivals.
Alumni in Action: Emmanuel Morgan ’19 covers the NFL as a New York Times reporter
February 10, 2023
Morgan is living his dream at just 25 years old working as a sports reporter on some noteworthy stories including Super Bowl coverage, a one-on-one interview with Colin Kaepernick, a story about Kobe Bryant’s passing with The New York Times.
Alumni in Action: A ‘peak’ into Carrie Hartsfield MacLean’s ’16 life in Patagonia
February 8, 2023
Elon alumni rise to the challenge every day in many ways, but MacLean is reaching new heights, quite literally with her travel agency, Venture Patagonia, based in Puerto Natales, Chile that prides itself on cultural immersion and life-changing experiences.
Alumni in Action: Lauren Shores Shillinger ’02 advocates legislative change for those with epilepsy
February 1, 2023
Shillinger's work led to the passing of "Brynleigh's Act" in Maryland, a law that will provide seizure-safe schools throughout the state.
Alumni in Action: Eliza Spear ’22 releases debut album
January 20, 2023
Spear worked alongside students at Elon to write and produce her debut album.
Alumni in Action: Vaughn Vreeland ’15 is cooking his way to the top
January 4, 2023
Vreeland is the supervising producer for New York Times Cooking and is making a name for himself being featured multiple times on "Good Morning America," writing recipes and filming content in his supervisory role with The New York Times, and even making the 2023 Forbes 30 Under 30 list for media.
Alumni in Action: Madelyn Smith ’13 helps build futures through volunteerism
December 19, 2022
Smith currently serves as the operations and volunteer director for Home Works of America, a non-profit based out of South Carolina that focuses on repairing the homes of low-income residents through the assistance of volunteers and donations.
Alumni in Action: Darris Means ’05 shapes student success through meaningful connections
December 14, 2022
Means is currently an associate professor at University of Pittsburgh's School of Education and has a goal to build networks that focus on addressing racial, class, spatial inequities and injustices in education.
Alumni in Action: Andie Diemer ’10 refines skills on ‘Last Week Tonight with John Oliver’
October 17, 2022
Diemer worked as a hero graphic artist on the late-night Emmy-winning show.
Alumni in Action: LaToya Faustin ’04 lives out her mission of building dreams in her community
October 12, 2022
As executive director of She Built This City, Faustin provides industry disruptive programming that sparks interest and builds pathways to lucrative careers in the skilled trades for youth, women and marginalized communities.