More than 140 students, faculty, staff and family members registered for a seasonal 5K run/walk that collected food for those in need around Alamance County.
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The Inman Admissions Welcome Center will be the crown jewel of a campus visit experience for generations of Elon University students and their families.
A fellowship created by Elon University in 2008 will help support excellence in ongoing research and creative work by Janna Anderson, Heidi Frontani and Tom Henricks.
Elon Phoenix fans at campus sporting events have new opportunities this year to divert waste from local landfills by using dedicated collection bins for food, plastic, paper and trash.
As more Elon students than ever before traveled overseas this fall for global experiences, a new report from the Institute of International Education shows the university maintaining its top placement in an annual ranking for the number of undergraduates who study abroad.
Co//ab, a co-working facility for entrepreneurs and startup businesses, opened Nov. 17 in downtown Greensboro, one block from Elon Law, thanks to the combined efforts of the Greensboro Partnership Entrepreneur Connection, Action Greensboro, the Joseph M. Bryan Foundation and Elon University.
Phoenix runner tops the field with his sixth straight win of the season, including the Colonial Athletic Association conference championship.
The national Council on Undergraduate Research ranks Elon among the nation's top 57 colleges and universities "leading the way" in student participation.
Elon’s alumni donors will be specially recognized as part of the annual celebration that ushers in the winter season to campus.
More than 50 students presented entrepreneurial ventures that offered solutions to social issues or ideas for a business opportunity.
Men and women who have served in the U.S. military were thanked and recognized during Elon's annual Veterans Day event on Nov. 11.
School of Communications seniors Marisa Moody and Erin Turner have both been named to the AAF's Most Promising Multicultural Students Program, a highly selective annual award for college students with exceptional academic and professional achievements.
A relief agency assisted by Elon University students earlier this semester is shipping food packed on campus to African nations grappling with an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.
Dr. Ann McKee visited campus on Nov. 6, 2014, to speak about her research into chronic traumatic encephalopathy, which has made headlines in recent years following the deaths of several high-profile retired football players.
Emily Delaplane ’14 turned to the Student Professional Development Center last spring for advice and feedback when applying for a position in Delaware helping the families of hospitalized children.
Brett Leister ’16 and four teammates won the international corporate consulting competition sponsored by Louis Vuitton.
North Carolina Campus Compact recognized the public health studies major with its 2014 Community Impact Student Award.
In the first of three “Community Connections” programs, experts answer questions about domestic violence and offer suggestions.
University trustee Jeanne Robertson and her husband Jerry have continued their support of Elon athletics by funding extensive improvements to the university’s track and field facilities.
Former Elon men’s basketball two-time All-American Jesse Branson – the university’s all-time leading scorer with 2,241 career points - died Nov. 2, 2014. His #40 jersey was retired in 2009 and today hangs in Alumni Gym.
Elon's top runner won his fifth straight meet on Nov. 1 with a school record at the Colonial Athletic Association championship meet in Boston, Mass.
The A.L. Hook Emerging Scholar in Science and Mathematics will spend 2015-16 working with a research team at Duke University on new methods for sorting and studying cells using technology developed at Elon University.
Construction will begin in December on two projects at Elon University's Danieley Center residential neighborhood and on an addition for the Department of Music at the Arts West building.
Rep. Howard Coble retires from Congress this year after three decades of serving Alamance County and surrounding regions in Washington. He visited Elon University on Oct. 29, 2014, to offer reflections about his experience in the nation’s halls of power.
Elon University has adjusted some study abroad programs and offers advice to students who have questions or may be considering travel to areas of Africa affected by the Ebola virus. Please read this note for details.
North Carolina's Democratic senator in Washington has held firm her levels of support for reelection over the past month with the latest Elon University Poll finding her strongest backing among women.
Paul Saginaw, the co-founder of a critically acclaimed Michigan delicatessen whose combined company holdings now top $55 million in revenue each year, spoke Oct. 29, 2014, in the Koury Business Center on the ways students should respect their future customers, employees and communities.
Jonathan Reckford leads one of the world’s largest nonprofits focused on homeownership, and on Oct. 28, 2014, he visited Elon University to share lessons and advice for students dedicated to improving their communities through lives of service.
The latest research by Elon's Imagining the Internet Center and Pew Internet examines the threat to national security by cyber attacks.
Elon President Leo M. Lambert and ACC President Algie Gatewood signed an agreement Monday to create a scholarship for students from Alamance Community College who wish to transfer to Elon University for their four-year degrees.
A community event organized by students in the fall semester “Garden Studio” course featured pumpkin carving, fall-themed baked goods, music and more in the Elon Community Garden.
Brandon Essary, Jennifer Uno and Barbara Gordon will work on projects that explore the way students learn in Italian, in biology service-learning courses, and through writing and multimodal assignments, respectively.
With more than 140 local children now involved in an Elon University program that helps struggling readers, administrators sought a larger community space to bring families together with their college student tutors.
Two monks used colored sand in the Numen Lumen Pavilion this week to create a Buddhist symbol that fosters healing and peace for those who view it.
Thousands of refugees each year face hurdles in rebuilding lives away from homes where they were persecuted, and on Monday evening in the Global Neighborhood, Elon University students learned more about issues confronting new arrivals to the United States.
'Praying with their Legs: Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel and the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.' - Oct. 21
Susannah Heschel (Dartmouth College) will speak about the friendship and shared vision of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and her father, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, at 7:30 p.m. in the Numen Lumen Pavilion.
The name change reflects the center’s focused mission and goals as the university’s dedicated resource for race- and ethnicity-related advocacy, services and programs.
More than 2,500 people gathered on campus Oct. 18 to celebrate Elon's 2014 Homecoming.
From raking leaves to painting front stoops, Elon University students and alumni on Saturday assisted Town of Elon residents with sprucing up homes built over the past two decades through Habitat for Humanity.
The director of Elon University's Physician Assistant Studies program received the PAEA's 2014 Master Faculty Award for her contributions to physician assistant education.
More than 100 members of the Elon community attended the Oct. 17 event that kicked off this year’s Homecoming festivities with the recognition of eight distinguished alumni and class and affinity volunteers.
Plans for a new academic complex excited alumni, students and faculty who gathered Friday to help launch a fundraising drive that, once complete, will allow Elon University to double the amount of campus space dedicated to the School of Communications.
Furman Moseley '56 met Friday with students in the Center for Access & Success to share his own memories of Elon and to learn about their collegiate experiences made possible through scholarships he created.
President Leo M. Lambert has issued his annual report detailing impressive research being done by Elon faculty and students.
Elon University School of Law will launch a fully redesigned curriculum in fall 2015, better positioning students to excel in the rapidly evolving legal profession.
Elon received the group's Carraway Award for preservation of the historic schoolhouse on the university's campus.
NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education has selected Elon University to participate in a national initiative on civic learning and democratic engagement.
The Princeton Review gives top marks to the MBA program of Elon's Martha and Spencer Love School of Business.
World tech experts predict telepresence, virtual reality and highly personal information apps are ahead in the next decade of high-speed Internet development.
The second House Dinner of the semester brought together students, faculty and staff for an intellectual discussion.