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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.
Department of Religious Studies announces scholarship opportunities for 2023-24 academic year
February 24, 2023
Deadline is March 20, 2023 at 9 a.m. Apply today!
Elon welcomes sixth Multifaith Scholars cohort
September 5, 2022
Through a two-year fellows program, the five juniors of this interdisciplinary cohort will participate in specialized coursework, faculty-mentored undergraduate research, campus leadership, and community engagement in multifaith contexts.
Gatti presents paper at the Sewanee Medieval Colloquium
April 9, 2021
Evan A. Gatti, associate professor of art history, presented “Legacies of Privilege: Making Meaning for Medieval Manuscripts” at the 46th annual Sewanee Medieval Colloquium.
Elon students participate in annual religious studies conference
March 24, 2021
6 Elon undergraduates presented at the virtual American Academy of Religion's Southeastern regional conference with the theme of Race, Religion, and Health: Epidemics of Disparity
Photo exhibit, keynote address part of ‘Religion at the Borders’ symposium
February 9, 2021
Sierra Club’s “Lens on the Border” photo exhibition is part of third biennial On the Edge symposium series. This year’s symposium will examine how cultural and religious forces interact at areas of physical and perceived intersection.
Research team publishes preliminary findings on teaching methods in interreligious studies
September 24, 2020
Brian Pennington and Amy Allocco are joined by faculty from the Twin Cities to identify best practices in a new teaching and research field.
Multifaith scholarship, values the focus of campus panel
March 13, 2020
Elon’s Multifaith Scholars program provides study, research and mentorship to create engaged citizens who will help navigate religious difference in cultures and society
Pamela Winfield co-edits journal issue with Sam Davis ’14
December 10, 2019
The special issue of CrossCurrents Journal is dedicated to Religion and Sex/ualities and was published by Wiley-Blackwell in December 2019.
Amy Allocco presents invited lecture at the University of Helsinki
May 13, 2019
Allocco’s invited talk at the University of Helsinki is the last of five she has presented about her current project, "Domesticating the Dead: Invitation and Installation Rites in Tamil South India," this academic year.