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Amy Allocco awarded research fellowships to study class of Hindu artist-priests
May 11, 2023
Allocco will study in Tamil Nadu, India, beginning in summer 2023, documenting the songs, traditions and art forms created by a family of intergenerational pampaikkārar, drummer-priests. The pampaikkārar are unstudied Hindu musicians and ritual specialists.
Five Elon students, alumnae selected to teach and research abroad through Fulbright Program
May 2, 2023
Three members of the Class of 2023 and two members of the Class of 2022 have been selected for the prestigious program that offers opportunities for recent graduates in more than 140 countries.
Elon receives collection of work by Indian collage artist M.G. Raffic Ahamed
May 2, 2023
Attorney Nigel Howard donates 50 pieces by M.G. Raffic Ahamed which were recently installed in the offices of the Core Curriculum on the second floor of the Global Commons.
Elon welcomes seventh class of Multifaith Scholars
April 12, 2023
Through a two-year fellows program, the six students in this multidisciplinary cohort will undertake mentored undergraduate research projects, enroll in specialized coursework and engage in community-based learning with diverse religious communities.
Geoffrey Claussen publishes article on compassion for animals
April 3, 2023
Claussen's article was published in the February 2023 issue of The Journal of Scriptural Reasoning.
Elon University adopts new Multifaith Strategic Plan
March 29, 2023
The plan will broaden and deepen the university’s commitment to multifaith understanding and to preparing Elon graduates to navigate a complex and diverse world.
Elon students present research, take top awards at annual religious studies conference
March 21, 2023
Three Elon undergraduates spoke at the American Academy of Religion, Southeast Region’s Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia.
Center for the Study of Religion, Culture, and Society hosts “Civil Religion and Race in the United States” symposium
March 21, 2023
Twelve scholars from across North America come together for the center’s fourth annual symposium.
Center for the Study of Religion, Culture, and Society hosts ‘Civil Religion and Race in the United States’ symposium
February 21, 2023
Twelve scholars from across North America come together for the center’s fourth biennial symposium.
Three Elon teams present at the WISE Conference
February 8, 2023
The Workshop on Intercultural Skills Enhancement (WISE) Conference was held on Feb. 3 and 4 at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.