Numen Lumen: A Thursday Inspiration

Numen Lumen Theme 2019-20: The Meaning of the Journey: Personal Stories of Change

Hear members of our Elon community share pieces of their stories, enjoy live music and artistic expression, and share in coffee and refreshments.

Numen Lumen is an Elon moment to take a break, breathe, relax, and enjoy the community around us.

Thursdays 9:50-10:20 am
Numen Lumen Pavilion

Speakers and Musical Guests Fall 2019

August 29, 2019

Speaker: Allison Pelyhes, Multifaith Coordinator

Music: Catherine Stallsmith

September 5, 2019

Speaker: Joel Harter, Associate University Chaplain

Music: Chip Newton (guitar) and Jinny Whitaker (saxophone)

September 12, 2019

Call to Honor – No Numen Lumen

September 19, 2019

Speaker:  Susan Tripp, Horticulturist

Music: Georgia Scarborough ’22

September 26, 2019

Speaker: Marjorie Anne Foster ’20

Music: Erin Armstrong ’20

October 3, 2019

Speaker: Becky Olive-Taylor, Executive Director of the Koenigsberger Learning, Center, Director of Academic Advising, and Assistant Professor of English

Music: Nathan Moskowitz ’23

October 10, 2019

Speaker: Elizabeth Crouse ‘22

Music: Dallas Smith, Event Support Specialist

October 17, 2019

Fall break – No Numen Lumen

October 24, 2019

Speaker: Leo Lambert, President Emeritus and Professor of Education

Music: Buddhist Chants

October 31, 2019

Speaker:  Holly Miranda ‘20

Music: Twisted Measure

November 7, 2019

Speaker: Becca Bishopric Patterson, Assistant Director of Gender and LGBTQIA Center

Music: Rabbi Sandra Lawson

November 14, 2019

Speaker: Paula Patch, Senior Lecturer in English

Music: Sweet Signatures

November 21, 2019

Speaker: Tyrone Jean, Assistant Dean of Students and Director of the Center for Race, Ethnicity, and Diversity Education

Music: Elon Gospel Choir

November 28, 2019

Thanksgiving break – No Numen Lumen

December 5, 2019

Speaker: Billy Baker, Community Director for Station at Mill Point

Music: Clay Stevenson, Senior Lecturer in Music

February 6, 2020

Speaker: Michelle Russell ’20

Music: Ava Karas ’20

February 13, 2020

Speaker: Rachel Dzik ’20

Music: Smooth Progressions

February 20, 2020

Speaker: Annabel Bunton, Program Coordinator-Center for Equity and Inclusive Excellence

Music: Mae Bischoff ’23

February 27, 2020

Speaker: Melissa Horowitz ’20, President of Hillel

Music: Erin Eady ’20

March 5, 2020

Elon Day – No Numen Lumen


March 12, 2020

Speaker: Aidan Steinbach ’23


March 19, 2020

Spring Break – No Numen Lumen

March 26, 2020

Speaker: Janet Warman, Professor of English and Education


April 2, 2020

SpeakerSteven House, Executive Vice President and Professor of Biology


April 9, 2020

SpeakerMarQuita Barker, Director of Residence Life


April 16, 2020

Speaker: Katherine Klinger ’20, Homecoming Queen


April 23, 2020

Speaker: Charlotte Smith, Head Women’s Basketball Coach


April 30, 2020

Speaker: Whitney Miller ’20


May 7, 2020

Speaker: Dr. Connie Book, President