A Wednesday ribbon cutting and open house in Mooney building gave faculty, staff, family and friends an opportunity to tour the new home of four Elon University programs that collectively serve underrepresented students from pre-kindergarten through college.
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Robert J. Grey, Jr. calls on Elon Law students to be guardians of the Constitution, trustees of the justice system
Delivering the Call to Honor at Elon Law’s new student convocation, nationally prominent lawyer Robert J. Grey, Jr. underscored for members of the Class of 2017 the importance of law to democracy and justice to the United States.
Amanda Taylor ’06 and Lace Varn ’07 are at the forefront of an online musical revolution.
Want to get hypnotized in front of the entire student body? Don't miss out on your chance to get picked to go on stage at Tom DeLuca on August 25.
Fifteen first-year students spent a week earlier this summer exploring campus and the surrounding area as they prepared for the transition to their collegiate studies.
In an Aug. 18 conversation moderated by President Leo M. Lambert, six professors and administrators shared insights about progress on the university’s strategic plan as Elon formally opened the 2014-2015 academic year.
Several events are planned throughout the weekend of Aug. 22-25 as Elon University welcomes students and families in the Class of 2018.
Professors L. Kim Epting, Cynthia Fair and Caroline Ketcham were honored Aug. 18, 2014, when faculty from Elon College, the College of Arts & Sciences gathered in the Lakeside Meeting Rooms to plan for the upcoming academic year and to celebrate colleagues’ achievements.
In concluding his annual opening of school address, President Lambert asked his colleagues to speak out for greater investment in K-12 education.
A redesigned home page and global header gives mobile users a better experience navigating the university's website while making it easier for those on campus to find links for email, campus directories, calendars and more.
The Gap Semester kicks off the year for 15 incoming first year students in Wyoming on a 26-day outdoor leadership expedition.
A community pre-screening for "Sacred Kind of Love" is planned for Aug. 23.
The university’s highest honor was bestowed Monday upon five recipients for their meritorious service to the school.
Elon University employees should visit the Planning Week website for more information on ceremonies, workshops, meetings and a school supply drive that take place in the days leading up to the start of the 2014-15 academic year.
In Saturday remarks to graduates from Elon's Master of Education program, Elon President Emeritus J. Fred Young, who founded with his family a company that brings international teachers to the United States, proposed changes to the way Americans view learning and student outcomes.
As concerns over illegal practices in intercountry adoption and global surrogacy continue to capture the world's attention, Assistant Professor of Human Service Studies Carmen Monico presented at an international forum of experts informing The Hague Conference on International Law's reporting on these critical global issues.
Snowberger returns to Elon’s staff from a position at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and will work to enhance Elon’s relationships with current and past parents.
A grant from the Coleman Foundation will support the fellows' efforts to encourage entrepreneurship at Elon.
Seven years after joining the Elon Academy, a dozen of the first high school students to take part in the university’s college access and success program have earned their college degrees. Brittney Burnette is one of them.
Senior journalism major and women's soccer team starting goalkeeper joined team of 29 Fellows to investigate U.S. gun rights and legislation.
The daylong program in the Koury Business Center was attended by hundreds of educators from across the region.
Twenty faculty members served on panels, presented research and received honors for their academic work.
Buses and shuttles will begin operating Friday, Aug. 22. All Bio Buses will resume a normal schedule at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26.
Moseley Center & Lakeside Hall operate on longer schedule for Planning Week 2014.
Elon University School of Law Dean Luke Bierman today announced Professor of Law Faith Rivers James as Elon Law’s first associate dean for experiential learning and leadership. In this role, Rivers James will provide guidance and coordination for the law school’s experiential learning initiatives, including externships, residencies, clinics and the school’s nationally recognized leadership program.
Having recently closed Tony-award winning run of After Midnight, Elon graduate pursues original work with WattsWords Productions and makes plans for creative project at Elon.
Join the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) as they host their annual step show. Members of historically black Greek-lettered organizations at Elon and neighboring institutions are invited to present competitive performances for alumni and the current Elon community to enjoy.
Join Elon Greeks as they invite Burlington and Alamance county families out for Halloween fun, including games, spooky treat and a costume contest.
More than 100 private practice and nonprofit attorneys, law students and immigration services leaders attended the August 1 seminar. Topics covered included social group formulation for gang-based asylum claims, strategies for representing immigrant juveniles, parole in place for military families and an inside perspective on the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Asylum Program.
The annual Fall Organization Fair will take place on Friday, Sept. 5 from 4 to 6 p.m. on Young Commons.
Eight outstanding alumni will be honored at Homecoming for their professional success, community engagement and loyal support of Elon.
Dozens of members of the Elon community gathered at the edge of Lake Mary Nell to remember university automotive mechanic Ed Watkins.
Driven by a desire to bridge the education gap, the early childhood education major and Spanish minor works with children of all ages throughout the community to help pave the way to their future successes in school.
The Atlanta alumni chapter had a great time at the Braves game on July 26.
Tech experts envision the ways that robots and "digital agents" will impact our lives by 2025.
On Tuesday, July 22, 2014, Doctor of Physical Therapy students said farewell to their non-living anatomy teachers, as they honored the lives of 13 men and women who donated their bodies to science.
Elon is named a best-run college and one of the nation's top universities for overseas study and college theater in the 2015 edition of the Princeton Review college guide.
Registration for the weekend opens Monday, Aug. 11, with opportunities for family members of all ages to take part in festivities across campus.
Megan Squire in the Department of Computing Sciences is the principal investigator for a three-year, $240,028 grant.
Two Elon University student workers in the Office of the Registrar have studied military veterans and students with traumatic brain injuries who enroll in college in need of particular advising resources.
Elon is recognized for its rapid rise in the magazine's annual "America's Best Colleges" list.
Two dates remain for the Town of Elon's downtown summer celebrations, "Alive After 5."
Students in the 10-month, full-time master's program have varied backgrounds from across the United States.
Elon’s first music theatre graduate adds Sting’s world premiere to an extensive resume that includes credits in Broadway’s 'Priscilla' and 'Urinetown,' and the National Tours of 'Sister Act,' 'Victor/Victoria' and 'Guys and Dolls.'
Hosted by the American College Personnel Association, the Summer Leadership Institute offered a series of workshops advancing leadership and management potential.
A two-month program ended July 25, 2014, with scholars in Elon University’s Summer Undergraduate Research Experience displaying their work for professors and peers inside McKinnon Hall during a special College Coffee.
University staff recently installed solar panels on a cart used by grounds crews to extend the distance they can travel between battery charges while reducing operational expenses.
More than 20 alumni chapters and clubs will be hosting Welcome to The City & Alumni Network events across the country.
After exploring eight countries and performing various roles on tour, the Elon music theatre graduate is ready to explore other interests back home in the city while continuing his stage pursuits.
Two dozen members of Elon University's Class of 2018 spent six days in July serving meals, building homes with Habitat for Humanity and volunteering at the Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club through a program hosted by the Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement.