The year's class of first-year students is the largest and most diverse in Elon's history.
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In his annual address to open the faculty and staff planning week, President Lambert took a “big-picture” look at the university’s short-term and long-term plans.
Find out more information and download instructions for the app, Elon University Guides, which will support New Student Orientation, Family Weekend, Homecoming and Recruitment.
The panel for current Orientation leaders featured eight Elon alumni and former members of the New Student Orientation team.
The Tims Access Scholarship will assist students from Mississippi and surrounding states.
Elon's newest class of students — its largest and most diverse yet — move in today, Aug. 26. Here's what they have to look forward to.
What started eight years ago as a program for struggling young readers has evolved into a comprehensive literacy development project.
The team was preparing to depart Rome after a 10-day trip through Italy that combined international competitions with cultural learning experiences.
Elon President Leo M. Lambert bestowed the university's highest honor upon five retired faculty and staff members for their meritorious service to the university.
The annual effort kicked off in 2011 thanks in part to the work of an Elon alum serving with the armed forces in Afghanistan.
This academic year will be Jackson’s last as leader of the university’s student life division.
With help from the university's Humanitarian Immigration Law Clinic, Y Srai achieved a longtime goal on Aug. 19, 2016, when he took the Oath of Allegiance to the United States of America.
Kebbler Williams '98, education planning and development consultant with the N.C. Department of Public Instruction and secretary of the Elon Board of Trustees, delivered the Commencement address.
Elon advances a growing national movement, engaging recent graduates in a year of community service following graduation.
The 13th annual Teaching and Learning Conference at Elon University held Aug. 18 at Koury Business Center was jointly sponsored by the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning and Teaching and Learning Technologies.
The new ranking marks Elon's second year of recognition by the Campus Pride organization.
The Eugenia H. Leggett-Frank Endowed Scholarship has been established in memory of a retired senior administrator whose dedication and commitment to Elon Law contributed to the innovative, vibrant school it is today.
Swimmer Kelsi Worrell, the daughter of Bob Worrell '89 and Erica Faison Worrell '90, and niece of Dann Worrell '90, was a member of the U.S. women's 4x100m medley relay team.
New students spent part of a day assisting local nonprofits and agencies with activities that helped improve the lives of people and animals in need across North Carolina's Piedmont Triad.
The university is grateful to Kevin Tedeschi P'18 for his support of Richard W. Sankey Hall, which will provide much-needed classrooms and learning facilities for students.
Elon University President Leo M. Lambert and Professor Peter Felten, assistant provost for teaching and learning and executive director of the Center for Engaged Learning, write about what students can do to ensure a transformative undergraduate experience.
The 27 students in this year's Master of Arts in Interactive Media program have a variety of undergraduate degrees from universities across the United States.
The recent article in the American Journal of Play by Professor Thomas Henricks follows his 2015 book, "Play and the Human Condition."
The day-long professional development workshop for area teachers was supported by a grant from the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations.
The grant from the National Endowment of the Humanities will support a two-week institute directed by Professor Ann J. Cahill in the department of philosophy.
An annual program for new Elon Law students emphasized the values of Elon University as the Class of 2018 begins its studies at the preeminent law school for engaged and experiential legal education.
Elon Law celebrated its 10th anniversary Wednesday with a breakfast sponsored by Biscuitville and remarks by school leaders who reflected on the school's nationally recognized approach to legal education.
Jane Wellford recently retired as a professor of dance at Elon, and her new book, "Moving Liturgy: Dance in Christian Worship," published this summer.
Construction continues at Dwight C. Schar Hall and Steers Pavilion, with both expected to open in the fall.
The master’s program in Elon’s School of Health Sciences has successfully completed a rigorous review process by ARC-PA, the accrediting agency for PA programs.
The seasoned entrepreneur and entrepreneurship educator will lead the Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership in its efforts to build an entrepreneurial ecosystem at Elon.
The annual report for the first time surveyed community impact from the service work of Elon students.
The Class of 2018 is one of the most diverse in the history of Elon Law with students drawn to North Carolina for a legal program focused on experiential education like no other law school in the nation.
This is the fifth Olympic games that Max Negin, an assistant professor of communications, has worked on with NBC Sports.
The new convocation center will provide a preeminent facility for Phoenix athletics and university events.
Sixty-one incoming students took part this summer in Adventures in Leadership, a New Student and Transition Programs First-Year Summer Experience.
The award-winning work of Michelle Alfini '16 brings light to human rights violations surrounding this summer’s Olympic Games in Brazil.
Pugh, the Maude Sharpe Powell professor of religious studies at Elon, has contributed a volume to a series sponsored by the Homebrewed Christianity podcast.
In this class, Associate Professor of Health and Human Performance Carol Smith discusses how there is more to the Olympic games than athletic competition and national pride.
Pendulum and Elon Local News staff members headed to Cleveland and Philadelphia to chronicle firsthand the national conventions, taking an in-depth look at the experiences of young voters and supporters.
The assistant professor in the School of Communications participated in a Q&A interview with The Myanmar Times to highlight his experiences while traveling through Myanmar, a trip extensively featured in his recently released Kindle Single.
Cody Michael Schmidt ’15 won the award for Best Director in the regional 48 Hour Film Project.
Elon led or co-led the conference in academic achievement in six sports in the annual CAA recognition for students who excel in competition and the classroom.
The Elon Jazz Ambassadors toured Italy with a series of 11 performances around the country from June 18 through July 4.
Elon alumna presents research on young parents with HIV at International AIDS Conference in South Africa
Hannah Allen '15 and Cindy Fair co-authored research that looked at perceptions about parenting from young parents with perinatally acquired HIV. The research was presented at the International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa, in July.
Nicole Razor '16, a member of the Elon women's basketball team, and Exercise Science Professor Eric Hall looked into how an athlete's perception of pain before an injury factored into how they experienced pain when injured.
The practice drill with local and county officials was designed to help the university test its response to a campus emergency.
The two-week summer program attracted 150 students in first through 12th grades to Elon's campus as part of the It Takes a Village Project. The camp combined academic instruction with areas including music, dance, technology and art.
The conference hosted July 24-25 by Elon University's Center for Engaged Learning featured keynote addresses from George Kuh and W. Brad Johnson and ongoing collaborative research from 26 institutions.
This year's 53 students participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research Experiences program presented mid-summer progress in their work on July 22.