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Fall Elon LEADS events around the nation celebrate the university’s historic campaign
December 19, 2022
The Elon LEADS Campaign made stops in five cities this fall, bringing together alumni, parents and friends across the nation to hear about the profound impact donors to the campaign have made on Elon students and the future of the university.
Carri Reisdorf, Rosalyn Allen ’22 complete GRI Professional Certification training
December 15, 2022
Both the associate professor of international business and alumna finished the GRI Academy coursework, which covers global best practices for sustainability reporting.
Jovani Mendez-Sandoval ‘22 named Elon University Youth Trustee
November 11, 2022
The 2022 Elon graduate from Garner, N.C., will serve a two-year term on the Elon University Board of Trustees.
Travella Free, Center for Access and Success awarded NCICU grant for mentoring program
September 29, 2022
The $5,000 grant from the North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (NCICU) will fund the iBELONG Male Mentor Program, which will be housed in the Center for Access and Success.
David Jennings ’23 creates virtual reality game that preps users for job interviews
September 27, 2022
A computer science major and game design minor, Jennings presented his games research project at the World Conference on Smart Trends in Systems, Security, and Sustainability in August with Assistant Professor of Computer Science Pratheep Paranthaman.
Ed and Joan Doherty P’07 receive Elon Medallion for service to the university
September 16, 2022
The Elon parents and supporters of the university were honored with the medallion, the university's highest honor for service, at the Evening for Elon event in New York event on Thursday, Sept. 15.
Veda Skog ’24 brings harmony to Limelight Records
September 13, 2022
Skog was elected president of Limelight Records after two years of dedication to the organization.
Support from Dave and Jen Porter P’11 P’19 sends Odyssey Program students to Boston
August 15, 2022
Elon University Board of Trustees Chair Dave Porter and Jen Porter P’11 P’19 generously sponsored a visit for 15 students who expanded their professional contacts, toured major organizations in the area and connected with Boston-based alumni.
Travella Free named executive director of the Center for Access and Success
June 29, 2022
Free comes to Elon from Kentucky State University where she has served as the 4-H State program leader, 4-H specialist and director of the Rosenwald 4-H Youth Development Center for the past five years.
A half-century of help: Pell Grant program turns 50
June 23, 2022
The federal financial aid program has helped millions of low-income students gain access to higher education with many seeing their lives immeasurably altered by obtaining a college degree.