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Strengthening seeds of education
June 9, 2020
Longtime Elon supporters Bob and Barbara Byrd are including Elon in their estate plans to support the Department of Music, Elon Academy and the “It Takes a Village” Project.
STEM gift continues McMichael family’s support of science education
May 29, 2020
The generous gift from the McMichael Family Foundation, including Elon Trustee Mac McMichael P’99, Life Trustee Gail McMichael Lane P’96 GP’23 and Flavel McMichael Godfrey, will support Elon’s new Innovation Quad, a priority of the Elon LEADS Campaign.
Students First: New initiative supports students during pandemic
May 19, 2020
Through the Students First Fund, the Elon community has a new way to support students who have been affected by the economic impact of COVID-19.
Elon senior looks forward to medical school, eager to join front lines of health service
May 18, 2020
Olivia Duffield ’20 gained undergraduate research opportunity and important mentorship through the Elon College Fellows program and Glen Raven Undergraduate Research Grant.
Elon University, N.C. Local News Lab Fund launch local news initiative
May 15, 2020
The North Carolina Local News Workshop, housed at Elon’s School of Communications, will champion new approaches to providing reliable, high-quality journalism and information for NC residents and offer a base of support for organizations and individuals working to reinvent and sustain local news.
Trustee and alumnus makes generous gift to new STEM facilities
May 14, 2020
Elon alumnus and Trustee Dr. William N.P. Herbert ’68 and wife Marsha Herbert, of Charlottesville, Virginia, are among the donors making major gifts to the Elon LEADS Campaign to support the university’s planned Innovation Quad.
Trustee Chris Martin ’78 P’13 named new chair of Elon LEADS Campaign
May 4, 2020
Martin, an Elon alumnus and parent from Tinton Falls, New Jersey, will lead the second year of the campaign’s three-year public phase.
Elon family makes gift supporting scholarships, The Inn at Elon
May 1, 2020
The generous gift by John Sadler ’81 P’19 ’20 and his wife, Miriam P’19 ’20, will establish an Elon Engagement Scholarship and honor their sons and one of Elon’s most beloved staff members. Their gift is part of the Elon LEADS Campaign.
Hunts make generous gift to support Innovation Quad, STEM education
April 27, 2020
A $100,000 gift from Sam Hunt IV and Krista Hunt supports the first phase of a bold project that will advance the university’s engineering and STEM programs. This gift is part of the Elon LEADS Campaign.
Inspired Elon parents endow new Odyssey Scholarship with generous gift
April 6, 2020
Amy and Rob Heinrich P’22 of Grayslake, Illinois, create life-changing opportunities for ‘tough and tenacious’ students in the Odyssey Program. Their gift is counted toward the Elon LEADS Campaign.