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Black History Month programs at Elon

February 1, 2017

A lineup of events in February will honor African-American contributions to the campus and the world as Elon University celebrates Black History Month.

Prudence Layne interviewed on Jamaican Radio program

April 17, 2014

Associate Professor of English Prudence Layne, coordinator of the university's African & African-American Studies program, was interviewed on the live radio show “Both Sides of the Story,” a program that is broadcasted live on Power 106 FM radio in Jamaica.

AAASE interest meeting – April 3

April 2, 2014

Elon students are invited to come to Moseley Center on Thursday, April 3 to learn more about African & African-American Studies at Elon.

Prudence Layne presents paper at NCBS 2014 conference

March 14, 2014

The associate professor of English and coordinator of the university's African & African-American Studies program proposed, organized, chaired and presented research in Black female resistance with Elon University senior strategic communications major Raven Bennett.

Elon trailblazer: 'I was not afraid'

February 21, 2014

Glenda Phillips Hightower visited the university on Thursday and spent part of her day talking with current students about her struggles and triumphs in 1963 as Elon's first full-time African-American student.


'Unsung Heroes' honored at College Coffee

February 11, 2014

Elon University’s Black History Month Steering Committee is recognizing physical plant workers, program assistants, and faculty & administrative staff members in a series of College Coffee presentations throughout February.