Six Elon staff members were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the university at a May 25 awards program during the annual staff appreciation celebration in Alumni Gymnasium.
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More than 750 members of the Class of 2018 supported Elon with a senior class gift.
Members of the graduating class of Elon Business Fellows were presented with medallions in a ceremony in front of faculty, staff, family and friends.
Elon University saw seven staff members retire this academic year.
Jay and Patricia Caler P’15 of Denver, North Carolina, want to help provide the same transformative experience their daughter, Katie ’15, enjoyed as an Elon student.
Leo M. Lambert, who concluded his service as Elon's eighth president earlier this year, delivered the Commencement address to the Class of 2018 on May 19, 2018. This post includes the full text and video of Lambert's address.
Elon University has made available online customized announcements for graduating seniors and their parents to submit to hometown newspapers.
The report by the Washington, D.C.-based New America think tank featured an overview of Elon's innovative approach to more fully describing the broad experiences of its graduates.
President Emeritus Leo M. Lambert delivered the 2018 Commencement address in Alumni Gym during dual ceremonies after bad weather drove the celebration indoors.
Matt Oldham delivered a bases-loaded single in the bottom of the 12th to generate the win for Elon in the CAA tournament.
Emma Singletary Battle P’17, president and CEO of MarketVigor, reminded the 52 graduates receiving master’s degrees in business administration and management May 18 that everything they do impacts someone’s life.
In his May 18 Baccalaureate address, the Maude Sharp Powell Professor of Religious Studies and Distinguished University Professor urged the Class of 2018 to be present to those in need and listen to the lessons that are offered.
For the best and latest information about the events surrounding Elon's 128th Commencement Exercises on May 19, turn to www.elon.edu/commencement.
Family, friends and Elon faculty and staff gathered on May 17 with the 25 students in the Master of Arts in Interactive Media program's Class of 2018 to celebrate their completion of the program.
As part of the May 17 ceremony, 49 students received a handmade kente cloth that represents the culture and tradition of their African ancestors.
Seniors, faculty and staff filled Lakeside Dining Hall on Wednesday for the annual Senior Picnic sponsored by the Office of Alumni Engagement and the Office of the Provost.
A record 11 Elon students and alums have been awarded Fulbright grants this spring to teach English or conduct research, adding to Elon’s reputation as a top producer of Fulbright award winners.
Three members of Elon’s Class of 2018 and a recent alumna are among 10 Elon students selected for Fulbright awards this year — a record for the university.
The stretch of East Haggard Avenue that runs through Elon's campus will close at 7 p.m. on May 18 and reopen at 9 p.m. on May 19.
Six members of the Class of 2018 participated in a signing ceremony in Clohan Theatre to formalize their participation in two service-year programs offered by Elon in partnership with local organizations. Six fellows who have completed their year of service were also recognized.
The evening before their Commencement ceremony, 25 graduate students in Elon University's Interactive Media master's program shared their capstone projects with professionals, faculty and staff, family and friends.
A member of the Class of 2018 will be able to share this special day with her parents, neither of whom have been out of their home country before.
The spring 2018 graduate from Morganton, N.C., begins a two-year term on the Board of Trustees June 1.
Friends, family and supporters gathered with members of Elon Academy's Kappa Class to cheer them on as they prepare to attend colleges and universities around the state this fall.
Elon's three Commencement ceremonies this week will be streamed live.
Pugh, the Maude Sharpe Powell Professor of Religious Studies, was honored in fall 2017 as a Distinguished University Professor for his scholarship, leadership and teaching.
Have a perfectly good item you won’t need anymore? Donation Stations will be set up throughout campus May 9-23 to collect your items and bring them to local nonprofit organizations.
This semester’s edition marks the 17th in the history of the Elon Journal, the nation’s first and only undergraduate research journal in communications.
Christopher P. Martin ’78 P’13, an Elon alumnus, trustee and parent from Tinton Falls, New Jersey, is one of the university's most loyal and generous benefactors. His recent gift will provide funding for scholarships and other key priorities in the future.
School of Education faculty members Allison Bryan, Erin Hone, and Scott Morrison were recognized on May 14 for faculty excellence at the annual school awards banquet.
The Elon International Society celebrated the achievements of international students at its year-end banquet on Friday, May 4.
Among those volunteering with the Village project this semester — members of Elon's men's and women's basketball teams.
Before gaining advice from the staff of the Student Professional Development Center, William Shiebler ’18 found internship and job searching overwhelming as he searched for the best career path.
Four faculty members and 19 retiring employees were honored May 9 for excellence and service to Elon.
Elon’s Habitat for Humanity Chapter and Interfraternity Council partner for inaugural ‘Stud-a-Thon’ fundraiser
Students from each fraternity and the Habitat for Humanity chapter joined forces to raise over $3,000 to support the construction of the 27th house sponsored by Elon’s campus Habitat chapter.
This year saw 76 percent of Elon University employees make gifts to the institution in support of student scholarships, athletics programs and more.
At the annual Faculty/Staff Awards Luncheon on May 9, the Elon community honored 12 faculty members who are retiring this year.
Data scientists shared their insights and experiences utilizing big data, and how it will continue to impact the business sector.
Surya Shahi, who is majoring in acting and international studies, has received the Samuel Huntington Public Service Award to advance his nonprofit that is building a school in his native Nepal.
The plan, approved in 2015, lays out a pathway for the development of multifaith education and engagement at Elon based on mutual respect and understanding.
The school hosted its annual Celebration of Student Excellence on May 7 to recognize the graduating class of 2018 and the students whom demonstrate exceptional contributions in and out of the classroom.
The initiation ceremony featured a presentation on ethical leadership by Terri Smith, chief financial officer of MDC.
North Carolina Association of International Educators' annual Re-entry conference hosted at Elon University.
As part of the first Gala Latina on May 4, the university recognized Latinx/Hispanic students, faculty and staff for their academic and civic involvement on campus.
Hundreds turned out for the annual Strawberry Festival and Plant Sale, an annual event produced by the Garden Studio class taught by Michael Strickland, lecturer in environmental studies and English.
Sponsored by the Gender and LGBTQIA Center, the Lavender Graduation & Awards Dinner 2018 was an opportunity to honor outstanding students.
Elon junior Lindsey Jordan ’19, of Mooresville, North Carolina, shares her passion for helping others thanks to the life-changing impact of her Honors Fellows scholarship. This is the first in a series of videos highlighting the impact of endowed scholarships at Elon.
Elon Innovation Challenge highlights student ventures, campus-wide collaboration of faculty and students
The challenge, which began in November with an idea pitch, culminated in April with three teams presenting ventures to a panel of judges.
The 5,100-seat, 160,000-square-foot facility will provide a premier gathering space for major campus events and serve as the new home for Elon's basketball and volleyball programs when it opens next year.
Excellence in Business Leadership: Christina Byrd ’18 explores how volunteering to help others prepare taxes affects student empathy
The Love Award for Excellence in Business Leadership provided the senior with an opportunity to pursue a research project focusing on how involvement in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program impacts volunteers’ ability to effectively understand others’ situations.