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November 23, 2021
Department of Religious Studies faculty presented research and participated in leadership roles at the joint annual meeting of the American Academy of Religion (AAR) and the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL), which took place in San Antonio, Texas.
Amy Allocco presents paper as part of double panel at the Annual Conference on South Asia at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
November 2, 2021
Allocco worked with Xenia Zeiler to organize the two linked panels, “Intensification vs. Sweetening? New Patterns in Contemporary Hindu Representation and Practice,” as one outcome of the Collaborative International Research Grant they were awarded by the American Academy of Religion
October 12, 2021
Three Elon faculty present on mentoring undergraduate research in global contexts at the AAC&U Global Learning Conference on October 7-9, 2021
September 7, 2021
Supported by the Henry Luce Foundation, the project examined the digital landscape in which scholars of religion reach public audiences.
Motley and colleagues publish article in ‘The Global Impact Exchange: A Quarterly Publication of Diversity Abroad’
August 11, 2021
In this article, multiple faculty program leaders reflect on how the COVID-19 pandemic forced a reimagining of the student global engagement opportunities they manage at Elon.
May 19, 2021
“Bringing the Dead Home: Hindu Invitation Rituals in Tamil South India” is the cover article in the most recent issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Religion
May 18, 2021
The Critical Language Scholarships will give Elon students Sarah Jane McDonald '21 and Holly Cardoza '23 the opportunity to study foreign languages deemed critical to U.S. diplomacy and outreach.
May 5, 2021
Elon’s 2021 Smith-Chase Lecture featured three distinguished scholars.
April 26, 2021
Through a two-year fellows program, the five rising juniors of this interdisciplinary cohort will participate in specialized coursework, faculty-mentored undergraduate research, campus leadership, and community engagement in multifaith contexts.
With award-winning research, Marjorie Anne Foster ’19 seeks to create bridge between different religious traditions
April 15, 2021
The journalism major has turned her undergraduate research into a passion project, and it won a prestigious Hearst Journalism Award.