Elon University senior Alexandra Cantone authored a report on women's roles in countering violent extremism in Saudi Arabia as part of a summer internship at the Institute for Gulf Affairs, a Washington think tank to which she applied with help from faculty and the Student Professional Development Center.
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Community members joined with Elon University students, faculty and staff Tuesday night for a public forum led by civic leaders and historical experts who shared ideas for improving race relations in the United States.
A gift from alumnus Furman Moseley '56 and his wife, Susan, has funded purchase of 19.5 acres of property adjacent to the university's athletics facilities.
Dozens of people gathered on Aug. 29, 2015, in the Danieley Neighborhood to celebrate the life of Trent Stetler, a Pennsylvania native known for his infectious smile and countless friendships across campus.
Hundreds of Elon University students took part Saturday in a service project aimed at providing hunger relief to people around the globe.
Assistant Professor Carmen Mónico travels to the Central American nation next spring to assess a vocational training program aimed at creating work opportunities for youth who might instead emigrate elsewhere.
Elon University students and staff have organized dozens of service trips to the Gulf Coast following Hurricane Katrina, and as the nation marks the storm's 10th anniversary this summer, campus leaders and alumni reflect on how they, too, were shaped by its destruction.
The Liberal Arts Forum brings to campus this semester internationally acclaimed photographer and filmmaker Edward Burtynsky, whose work is described as "visually stunning and truly global in the spatial, conceptual and political sense of that word."
University leaders, faculty and fellow students shared reflections and advice for making the most of the next four years in an annual program on new students' "first day of a lifetime relationship with Elon."
Faculty, staff and upperclassmen welcomed more than 1,500 new students Friday morning as members of the Class of 2019 arrived at the university for the start of their collegiate studies.
Recent initiatives by Elon University have earned it praise from a national organization that advocates for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students and campus groups.
New Elon families received advice this week on university social media channels from other families that have moved their children to campus in years past.
In his annual video message, Elon President Leo M. Lambert shares information about new facilities, programs and special initiatives planned for the year ahead.
Five months after a horrific traffic accident near the Center for the Arts, Gabriela Rosales returned to Elon University on Aug. 14, 2015, to visit with a campus community whose outpouring of support has lifted her spirits during her ongoing recovery.
New resources will make it easier for incoming students to move to campus on Aug. 21, 2015, when university faculty and staff greet the largest class in Elon history.
North Carolina's public television station visited Elon University in July to report on the success of an educational program that inspires and assists young children from the local community with learning to read.
President Leo M. Lambert previewed the 2015-16 academic year Monday in an annual address to faculty and staff at the start of Planning Week, and his remarks emphasized how Elon University is defined by the meaningful connections members of the campus community form with each other.
Elon President Leo M. Lambert bestowed the university’s highest honor Monday upon four of its most distinguished retired employees for their meritorious service to the school.
Elon leaders announced Monday that the associate professor of biology has been selected the next Japheth E. Rawls Professor for Undergraduate Research in Science.
The assistant professor of mathematics will use the named professorship to deepen the scholarly experience of his undergraduate researchers.
Claussen, a climate and energy policy administrator, diplomat and sustainability expert, will share insights and advice with business students.
Elon Law Professor Michael Rich has been named Jennings Professor of Law in recognition of his teaching and scholarship.
Twenty-five candidates in Elon University's Master of Education program received degrees Saturday in a ceremony highlighted by a Commencement address that challenged teachers to unshackle their students' minds and inspire them to pursue their dreams.
The graduate program, which features a unique partnership between the university's business and communications schools, welcomes 18 students in its inaugural class.
Fifteen incoming Elon University students began their collegiate studies on a semester program that takes them across the nation to grow leadership skills and serve communities with various needs.
Elon Law’s Distinguished Leadership Lecture Series presented by The Joseph M. Bryan Foundation will feature two-term Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm, New York Times Supreme Court correspondent Adam Liptak and ESPN broadcaster and attorney Jay Bilas.
The 12th Annual Teaching & Learning Conference at Elon University encouraged hundreds of professors from across the nation to seek creative approaches to educating their students.
The university’s highest honor will be presented Monday to four recipients for their meritorious service to Elon.
A grant from the Coleman Foundation will support the fellows' efforts to encourage entrepreneurship at Elon.
Delivering the Call to Honor at Elon Law’s new student convocation on August 5, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx told students that they can use the law to benefit society and improve the lives of their fellow citizens.
As an anthropology major minoring in Latin American studies and art, the rising junior appreciates the versatility that comes with his chosen fields of study.
This week's enrolling class of 132 Elon Law students is 18 percent larger than last year's class and selected from an applicant pool 14 percent higher than 2014, indicating a strong endorsement of the school's groundbreaking new curriculum.
The 2016 edition of "The Best 380 Colleges" recognizes Elon in seven academic and student life categories.
Elon Law’s fifth annual Immigration Law Seminar featured nationally prominent lawyers, scholars and federal agency leaders exploring cutting-edge issues in immigration law.
Dozens of professors representing 20 colleges and universities returned to campus July 26-31 for the second year of a three-year research seminar hosted by Elon’s Center for Engaged Learning.
Associate Professors Frances Ward-Johnson, Amanda Sturgill and Glenn Scott are concurrently serving as elected leaders.
Students participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research Experiences program spent eight weeks on campus collaborating with faculty on a variety of projects.
The 36 students in this year's Master of Arts in Interactive Media program have a variety of undergraduate degrees from universities across the United States and overseas.
Robert G. Blake, who held the William S. Long professorship for 40 years, died on July 24.
A July 24 closing ceremony marked the completion of the two-week camp that allowed 75 students to spend time on Elon’s campus participating in academic classes and other engaging activities.
For the last two weeks Elon's Doctor of Physical Therapy first and third-year students worked with Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy Education Paula DiBiasio to help local children get active.
A weeklong program managed by students in the Master of Education program welcomed academically gifted grade school students to campus for cultural enrichment while helping professional teachers learn how to engage their classrooms' brightest minds.
Elon University is one of eight schools awarded funds to develop or enhance innovative approaches to the traditional college transcript with additional information relevant to employers.
The parents of two Elon alumni died along with two others on July 18 in the crash of a small plane in Wyoming.
The summer program in Los Angeles, featuring engaged classes and internship opportunities, is setting new marks for participation and success.
The U.S. Green Building Council recognized one of Elon University's newest buildings for its sustainable design and operations.
Eighteen incoming first-year students explored a variety of service opportunities and got to know Alamance County as part of a summer experience through the Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement.
High school scholars in Elon University’s college access and success program gave short presentations to family and friends before participating in a ceremony celebrating their successes.
Ethan Andersen '14 is taking “HeadVoice,” an original production he’s been working on since high school, to this month's New York Music Theatre Festival.
Five Elon athletics stars make up this year's class of honorees and will be honored at ceremonies on September 19