The annual effort kicked off in 2011 thanks in part to the work of an Elon alum serving with the armed forces in Afghanistan.
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Elon’s newest students will arrive on campus in less than two weeks. Here’s what they have to look forward to, along with resources to help ensure a smooth transition.
Fans are invited to Rhodes Stadium on Friday to celebrate the start of another football season.
Presidential Search Committee chair Wesley Elingburg P'11 provides details on the status of Elon's search for the university's ninth president.
About 60 area teachers will attend workshops at Elon centered around innovative ways to teach science, technology, engineering and mathematics to K-12 students.
Find out more information and download instructions for the app, which will support New Student Orientation and other events throughout the year.
"Read on Elon" is a program sponsored by Elon University's Phi Beta Kappa chapter that brings together students, faculty and staff to read and discuss a selection of books.
Elon is offering resources and glasses to allow people to safely view the Aug. 21 solar eclipse, which will be close to a total eclipse at Elon with the moon blocking 93 percent of the sun at 2:43 p.m.
Elon University's president has issued a statement following the weekend events in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Professor of Computing Sciences Megan Squire writes about how a move to ban systems that totally encrypt messages from sender to recipient threatens access to the best security mechanisms. Originally published by The Conversation, the article has appeared in Scientific American, the San Francisco Chronicle, Phys.org and other media outlets.
Drew Simshaw, a Legal Method & Communication Fellow, received the H. Latham Breunig Humanitarian Award this summer from TDI at the organization's biennial conference.
In Elon Law's 2017 Convocation and Call to Honor, a retired judge from the North Carolina Court of Appeals shared how new students will soon need to balance the competing demands lawyers often face.
A new survey of technology experts explores the complex issues of security, privacy and the effectiveness of tools to protect our online interactions.
Jonathan Jones is the director of the N.C. Open Government Coalition and an instructor in the School of Communications.
Members of the Class of 2019 embark on their legal studies this fall as Elon Law completes its transition to an experiential curriculum unique in American legal education.
Elon University's "It Takes a Village" Project began in 2008 with Elon education students providing after-school reading assistance to 16 third-graders.
The 2018 edition of “The Best 382 Colleges” guide recognizes Elon as one of the nation’s best-run colleges with an outstanding environment for learning.
Enrique Armijo, associate professor and academic dean at Elon University School of Law, writes about how "fake news" impacts the marketplace of ideas.
Allen Gant Jr. is the CEO of textile company Glen Raven Inc., and is preparing to step down from the role later this year.
Dean Ann Bullock is one of 16 from the educational community selected to serve on the newly created Professional Educator and Preparation Standards Commission.
This week 26 students officially started Elon’s Master of Arts in Interactive Media program, beginning a 10-month journey that will prepare them to think, design and develop content across all media platforms.
The 2018 edition of the popular college guide offers a selective, subjective and systematic look at the country’s top colleges and universities.
The department was highlighted in a recent article titled "How to Tell If a Musical Theater Program is Dancer-Friendly."
Jean Rattigan-Rohr, Elon's executive director of community partnerships and director of the Center for Access and Success, delivered the Commencement address.
Summer is the busiest time for construction on campus and there are many projects underway. Read this second update for more details about enhancements to Elon’s outstanding environment for learning.
A longtime dedication to philanthropy paves the way to John H. ’66 and Faye T. Sellers Elon Engagement Scholarship. The "Opening Doors" story series celebrates the power of scholarships to change the lives of Elon students and the generosity of donors who make this transformation possible.
The FLEX Program is offered by Elon’s Master’s of Education program, with M.Ed. and special licensure candidates creating the curriculum and working with academically gifted students.
The July 20 article highlights the Elon graduate’s on-air position with SportsNet New York and his close relationship with his prominent father, MSNBC host Brian Williams.
Fifty-four Elon students presented the work they've undertaken during Summer Undergraduate Research Experiences, an eight-week deep dive into research.
Squire, a professor of computing sciences, talks about cybersecurity and how to craft stronger passwords.
The documentary journalism project is part of the activities of the School of Communications' Imagining the Internet Center.
Students in the Class of December 2017 will celebrate the completion of their legal education with a ceremony highlighted by remarks from Chief Justice Mark Martin of the Supreme Court of North Carolina.
Stephen Byrd, associate professor of education, writes about strategies for success for college students with disabilities.
The annual report offers a look at the various ways that Elon students participate in service work each year and their opinions about service.
The new agreement enhances Elon’s relationship with the Italian university that stretches back to 2008.
The July 12 anatomy memorial service paid tribute to those men and women who donated their bodies to science.
The teams posted multiyear academic progress rate scores in the top 10 percent nationally.
Twenty-four new Elon students spent the week at Elon and in the Alamance County community serving nonprofits and learning about the area.
English Professor Rosemary Haskell writes about her fascination with the Dunkirk evacuation during World War II, which saw her father among those who were rescued.
F. Leary Davis, Jr. led efforts from 2004-2008 to launch Elon University School of Law in downtown Greensboro and earn it provisional accreditation from the American Bar Association at the earliest possible date.
Elon Trustee Katherine Weaver and her husband, Mike, have made a generous gift that supports students who are among the university's highest achievers.
For the fourth straight year, Elon places in the top 20 of the full Hearst Journalism Awards.
Drew Simshaw and Heather Gram join the law school’s Legal Method & Communication Program on a two-year fellowship to teach legal writing to incoming students.
Elon Trustee Dr. William N.P. Herbert '68 honored the late Jim McClure '68 by funding a scholarship in his name, saying, "He was my anchor."
Summer is the busiest time for construction on Elon's campus and there are many projects underway. Read this note for details about enhancements to Elon's outstanding environment for learning.
Religious Studies Professor Jeffrey Pugh writes about the impact of experiencing a naturalization ceremony at the home of Thomas Jefferson on the nation's birthday
Elon’s Center for Engaged Learning recently launched its sixth research seminar that brought participants from around North America to Elon for a week.
Tyrone Guy Jean comes to Elon from Duke University, where he has served since 2011.
Tim McFarlin, a legal method and communication fellow who recently concluded his service at the law school, previously wrote about the role of piano player Johnnie Johnson in crafting some of Berry's biggest hits.
The latest photos of the 160,000-square-foot facility offer a look at what will become the main floor of the new convocation center, which will provide a premier gathering space for major campus events and serve as the new home for Elon's basketball and volleyball programs.