After a series of injuries put his active military career on hold, U.S. Navy Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Jamie Sclater ’02 has found strength—and healing—in the pool.
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The festival on April 28, 2015, will feature the creative work of students in ART 362/462: Video Art and Animation, alongside submissions selected from a national and international call for artwork.
During his campus visit in January, Ken Haines, a 34-year veteran with Raycom Sports, provided Elon University students with an inside look into the ever-changing landscape of sports broadcasting.
A Feb. 19, 2015, guest lecture by Professor Michel Bondurand of the NC Consortium Paris program spoke about the way Muslims in France practice their faith.
CELEBRATE!, Elon’s annual, weeklong celebration of student achievements in academics and the arts will be held April 27 - May 2, 2015.
Elon University’s student-run strategic communications agency was named a top award winner at the Triangle Advertising Federation’s 2015 American Advertising Awards Gala. The event was held Feb. 20 in downtown Raleigh.
Elon President Leo M. Lambert bestowed the Elon University Medal for Entrepreneurial Leadership this week on an internationally acclaimed artist who directs proceeds from his business ventures to marine wildlife conservation efforts and oceanic research projects.
The first Elon University Poll of the spring semester finds support in the Tar Heel State for two familiar names as several national politicians begin to express interest in succeeding President Barack Obama.
Eight students went to Princeton and 12 went to the University of Florida for conferences over the weekend of Feb. 21-22, 2015.
Gabrielle Jasper ’17 examines the issue of body image and Sports Illustrated’s inclusion of a ‘plus-sized’ model in its latest swimsuit edition.
Students and faculty from Elon University's School of Communications placed in several awards categories in the 2015 Broadcast Education Association’s Festival of Media Arts. They will be recognized at the organization's annual conference April 12-15 in Las Vegas.
Elon University’s top prize for undergraduate research and creative achievement assisted senior Omolayo Ojo in her efforts to share why people from Senegal move to the United States, and what effect those moves have on families left behind.
Twisted Measure and alumnus Kyle Whitaker '14 have been nominated for a Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award by the Contemporary A Cappella Society.
The Elon freshman moves on to the next round of competition on the hit prime time series that showcases outstanding vocalists. Season eight of "The Voice" began Feb. 23.
A self-described “salesman for Elon,” the accounting major enjoys showing off the campus he loves to visitors in his role as an admissions tour guide.
Rising juniors and seniors of all majors are invited to apply to be a Doherty Scholar for the 2015-16 academic year.
Tickets are now available at the Center for the Arts Box Office for a Tuesday evening performance of "Rhapsody in Bluegrass."
A team that includes Associate Professor Janet MacFall and Assistant Professor Ryan Kirk will use a $25,000 grant from the state Department of Commerce to help grow retail opportunities for farmers in two North Carolina counties.
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Twelve accounting and finance students were initiated into the Lambda Xi chapter of Beta Alpha Psi honor society.
Senior Kathryn Jeffords’ short film, ‘Gate City Roller Girls,’ has been selected to be a part of the Durham festival, scheduled for Sunday, March 8.
Elon Law and MBA students met with top business and law leaders in Singapore and Vietnam through a collaborative international business course.
Last weekend Elon Mock trial extended an already successful year of competition by securing a spot at the March 20-22 American Mock Trial Association’s Opening Round Championship Series Tournament hosted by Furman University in Greenville, S.C. for the fifth consecutive year.
Simone Jackson ’16 will intern this summer with Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide, one of the largest marketing communications companies in the world. This is the second consecutive year a School of Communications student has received an internship with the New York City-based agency.
The Elon University alumnus and respected broadcaster discussed an array of topics during a stop Feb. 12 in the School of Communications.
Twenty-eight Elon sophomores toured the South this winter as part of a course on nonviolence and the civil rights movement.
Elon University ranked #3 on an annual list of American master's-level institutions whose graduates received Fulbright student awards for 2014-15.
Actively involved with campus groups and organizations, Shannon Foley '13 enjoyed helping other people reach their full potential. Visits to the Student Professional Development Center helped Foley on her own career journey to The Advisory Board Company.
Students, faculty and staff expressed their deep sorrow, lit candles and prayed together as they honored the three Muslim students who were murdered this week
Elon's budget for next academic year expands investments in priorities of the university's strategic plan, the Elon Commitment.
Students participated in lectures, group projects, guided field visits and company visits in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Two Elon educators and 70 students were inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa in a Feb. 8 ceremony.
Cate LeSourd ’15 is one of three remaining candidates for the communications firm’s unconventional internship initiative. She will interview in Chicago this month with Golin executives and staff members, including CEO Fred Cook.
Elon Law is on The National Jurist's 2015 honor roll of best law schools for practical training.
English major Emily Cinquemani won a poetry contest sponsored by the University of Houston.
The list, selected by The Business Journal of the Triad, recognizes the most promising young business professionals under the age of 40 in the Triad area of North Carolina.
Senior Al Drago won top honors in the association's 2015 "Eyes of History" contest and will travel to Washington, D.C., in May for a black-tie gala.
The dean of Duke Chapel at Duke University visits campus for a Commencement week program that honors graduating seniors and their families.
Sociology major Kaitlin Stober recieves the Himes Award for Outstanding Student Sociology Paper from the North Carolina Sociological Association.
Elon University's Watson & Odyssey Scholars Program and the Study USA office co-sponsored a "Fake Break" program in late January for students to visit with corporate foundation offices at Coca-Cola, Major League Baseball's Atlanta Braves, the International Rescue Committee and more.
Panelists engage in dialog about the state of Alamance County in 15 years in “Community Connections” forum.
Connolly discusses NASCAR industry and sports marketing with students during Winter Term.
As part of a Burst the Bubble course sponsored by Beta Alpha Psi, three students taught peers about financial literacy.
The Alternative Breaks Program in the Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement offered the late January experience to introduce students to issues around hunger and homelessness in the nation’s capital.
Two upcoming competitions encourage Elon University students, faculty and staff to reduce landfill waste.
Judges Rick Elmore, Mark Davis and John M. Tyson heard oral arguments in two cases before the North Carolina Court of Appeals at Elon Law, Feb. 3, in the Robert E. Long Courtroom.
Elon Law Dean Luke Bierman writes in the inaugural issue of the Journal of Experiential Learning about reinventing legal education to prepare lawyers for success in a world moving rapidly toward 22nd century thought and practice.