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Giovanna Negretti: “The Importance of Political Engagement” – Oct. 5

October 2, 2009

Giovanna Negretti, a leading civic activist in Massachusetts, comes to Elon University on Monday for a 7:30 p.m. talk on the importance of political engagement. The event is sponsored by Elon's Institute of Politics & Public Affairs, the Department of Political Science, the National Campaign for Political and Civic Engagement and the Center for Civic Engagement.

Elon Poll: Mecklenburg Co. residents support light rail, upbeat on economy

September 22, 2009

Widening existing roads and improving public transportation are what Mecklenburg County residents believe are the most effective ways to combat traffic congestion, according to the latest Elon University Poll, and two thirds of respondents support the expansion of light rail options throughout the county.