The funding from Oak Foundation will support a growing program that benefits struggling young readers in Alamance County.
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Five higher ed leaders with ties to Elon University have collaborated to write about best practices in colleges and universities.
The four-year program now includes partnerships with schools in Spain and Italy.
The trees in downtown Elon had outgrown their concrete planters and had become unstable and a safety hazard.
Retired educator Nancy Turner Watson ’66 champions life-changing initiatives that serve students from pre-kindergarten through college.
The spring Elon graduate is honored by the international nonprofit organization for his work to create positive media images of black men and other minority groups.
An associate producer for Georgia Public Broadcasting’s PBS show, "Georgia Outdoors,” Riley and his colleagues were honored on June 11 at the 42nd Annual Southeast Emmy Awards in Atlanta.
More than 75 people crowded Elon’s Gender and LGBTQIA Center Monday to support one another and remember the victims of the Orlando shooting.
Students from Alamance County high schools participating in the Elon Academy were welcomed to campus June 13 at a 10th annual College Coffee held in their honor.
The courageous Phoenix soccer star is one of five recipients of this year's student-athlete achievement award by the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics.
Running for North Carolina State University, the Elon alumnus placed 7th in the 10,000 meter run, earning his fourth All-America award.
Mitch Pittman ’09, a reporter at KOMO-TV in Seattle, was recognized on June 4 at the 53rd annual Northwest Regional Emmy Awards.
The 39-year Navy veteran recently commanded the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command.
Marcelline Nyiramagaju received asylum in the United States after fleeing violence in her native Democratic Republic of Congo. On June 2, 2016, with assistance from Elon Law's Humanitarian Immigration Law Clinic, Nyiramagaju embraced two daughters for the first time in years.
The grant from the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations will advance Elon's position as a national leader in multi-faith work.
Journalism students paced Elon in a prestigious national contest often called the "Pulitzers of college journalism," which is open to students from 100 accredited schools.
Amy Overman, associate professor of psychology, is awarded Elon University’s first grant from the National Institutes of Health to study age-related changes in memory.
The spring 2016 graduate from Washington, D.C., began a two-year term on the Board of Trustees June 1.
Six Elon staff members were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the university at an awards program May 27 during the annual staff recognition celebration in Alumni Memorial Gymnasnium.
Marissa Kuzbyt L'16 accepted Elon University School of Law's highest honor at May's Commencement when she received the 2016 David Gergen Award for Leadership & Professionalism.
The student news program was recognized in the magazine category of the 37th College Television Awards presented on May 25 by the Television Academy Foundation.
Elon University has released its President's List and Dean's List academic recognitions for the 2016 spring semester.
Elon University has made available online customized announcements for graduating seniors and their parents to submit to hometown newspapers.
Commencement 2016 concluded with the traditional charge by President Leo M. Lambert to the graduates.
Fifty-nine percent of Elon students in the Class of 2016 made a gift to Elon as part of the senior class giving campaign, raising more than $20,990 for areas of campus most important to them.
Elon's graduates dodged the threat of rain and graduated in a glorious morning ceremony held at the center of campus on the main quad stretching from Alamance Building to Moseley Center.
The Elon alumnus will oversee 15,000 students and more than 70 undergraduate/graduate degree programs as the university’s inaugural vice chancellor for academic affairs and provost.
In a passionate graduation address, the North Carolina native expressed deep concerns about the future of his home state.
In his Commencement address to Elon University School of Law’s Class of 2016, Judge Albert Diaz of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit encouraged graduates to use their legal education to help "reason, law, and precedent triumph over might, caprice, and whim."
DonnaLee DeMaio, president and CEO of United Guaranty, delivered the keynote address to the 41 students in the Love School of Business who received master’s degrees in business administration and management on May 20.
The former chief justice of the N.C. Supreme Court received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree before giving the Baccalaureate address on Friday, May 20.
Angela Connor, an executive vice president at Capstrat, a leading strategic communications firm in Raleigh, shared her personal and professional insights with members of the Master of Interactive Media Class of 2016 during a May 19 graduation ceremony.
Catastrophic injuries from a 2008 attack offered Deborah Moy, who graduates this month from Elon University School of Law, a unique perspective on disability rights, firsthand knowledge of how the American criminal justice system is far from perfect - and a renewed purpose in life.
Members of the Elon Academy’s seventh class joined friends and family members May 17 to celebrate their success as they prepare for college.
Elon senior Leah Reece credits community service, coursework and internships as the fuel that ignited her passion for clinical psychology and enhanced her Elon experience.
Luke Bierman's analysis of the Supreme Court on May 14, 2016, shows that today's political stalemate over the Merrick Garland nomination is outside the norm in American history.
Harvard psychologist Daniel Gilbert and best-selling author of “Stumbling on Happiness” will speak March 30, 2017, in Alumni Memorial Gymnasium.
Renovation of the facility on Elon's Historic Campus is now scheduled for 2017-18
The new version of the student transcript provides a graphic representation of a variety of co-curricular experiences.
Senior Dustin Pfaehler’s legacy at Elon is the research he’s conducted on a hand-built tiny house found at Loy Farm, where faculty and administrators hope to launch a living-learning community.
Housed in the Elon Belk Library Archives and Special Collections, the Robert Sigmon Collection contains materials from the 1960s through the mid-2000s compiled by the North Carolina service-learning pioneer.
More than 100 Glen Raven Inc. customers from across the country and Mexico visited the Environmental Center at Loy Farm for a May 12 banquet as part of a summit that highlights innovation.
Four faculty members and 19 retirees were honored May 11 for excellence and service to Elon.
Elon's president was the featured speaker at the 22nd annual banquet of Burlington's Positive Attitude Youth Center.
President Emeritus Earl J. Danieley, who has given Elon 70 years of service, is among 19 faculty and staff members retiring this year.
Joshua R. Bonney '13 L'16 attended the 2016 Fundamentals of Municipal Bond Law Seminar in Chicago this month as one of five recipients of a national scholarship that recognizes the potential and professional dedication of future municipal bond attorneys.
A student-led dance marathon raised more than $280,000 in April to support a North Carolina hospital that helps young patients and their families fight life-threatening conditions.
Elon’s chapter of Habitat for Humanity celebrated a milestone on May 8th when it dedicated the 25th house built for a family in Alamance County.
Distance runner Nick Ciolkowski and track champion Sydney Griffin won top honors at the annual banquet held on May 9.
Kathleen Parker, a syndicated columnist and popular commentator on news shows, will give the Baird Pulitzer Prize Lecture on Oct. 4.