The Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life hosted an Oct. 16 celebration that helped Elon University students learn more from local Muslims about their beliefs.
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The awards are the highest accolades conferred by the Office of Alumni Engagement and have been presented annually to alumni and friends of Elon since 1941.
More than 100 members of the Elon community attended the Oct. 17 event that kicked off this year’s Homecoming festivities with the recognition of eight distinguished alumni and class and affinity volunteers.
NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams headlined the public kickoff of fundraising for Elon’s new communications facilities.
Plans for a new academic complex excited alumni, students and faculty who gathered Friday to help launch a fundraising drive that, once complete, will allow Elon University to double the amount of campus space dedicated to the School of Communications.
Class members contributed more than $95,000 to the university in honor of the milestone.
Furman Moseley '56 met Friday with students in the Center for Access & Success to share his own memories of Elon and to learn about their collegiate experiences made possible through scholarships he created.
Katie Blunt '15 discussed media framing of Hitler's early years.
On Oct. 3, the Elon Business Fellows traveled to New York City for a weekend of networking and experiential learning.
Make plans to return to Elon University from Oct. 17-19 for Homecoming 2014, a weekend of events that include football, tailgating, alumni award ceremonies and service activities.
President Leo M. Lambert has issued his annual report detailing impressive research being done by Elon faculty and students.
The School of Communications organized events that encouraged students, faculty and staff to interact with the news.
Several candidates for the Supreme Court of North Carolina discussed their qualifications and vision for the state judicial system at an Oct. 13 Elon Law forum.
Sponsored by the Alamance County Rotary Club, one of Elon University's newest student organizations is commited to community and international service alongside professional and leadership development.
Elon University School of Law will launch a fully redesigned curriculum in fall 2015, better positioning students to excel in the rapidly evolving legal profession.
Elon received the group's Carraway Award for preservation of the historic schoolhouse on the university's campus.
NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education has selected Elon University to participate in a national initiative on civic learning and democratic engagement.
The School of Education held its Teacher Education Induction Ceremony on Tuesday, October 7 at 4:15 pm in McKinnon Hall section F.
The Princeton Review gives top marks to the MBA program of Elon's Martha and Spencer Love School of Business.
World tech experts predict telepresence, virtual reality and highly personal information apps are ahead in the next decade of high-speed Internet development.
The second House Dinner of the semester brought together students, faculty and staff for an intellectual discussion.
Created in 2013, the program provides students with a basic skill set the Peace Corps and its participatory countries need for successful community projects.
The Martha and Spencer Love School of Business hosted the fourth LSB Connect Conference for sophomores on Sept. 27.
The Elon University Poll, for the first time in its history, used an online survey to ask registered voters about their impressions of North Carolina's U.S. Senate candidates this fall while measuring the way name ordering on ballots might affect support for major party nominees.
Members of Elon Law's Classes of 2015 and 2016 served this summer in executive and judicial branches of state and federal government, law firms, the offices of corporate counsel and in public interest positions.
The School of Education at Elon University is hosting an accreditation visit by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) on April 19 - 21, 2015, and your feedback is needed.
Applications will be available soon for the spring 2015 retreat hosted by the university's New Student and Transition Programs.
Applications to study abroad in spring 2015 in Florence at the Elon Center are re-opened until October 17.
President Leo M. Lambert and four Elon professors led dinner conversations on Oct. 6 with students from the university's Historic Neighborhood who wanted to share the lessons they learned from Fall Convocation.
Elon University’s Fall Convocation and Baird Pulitzer Prize Lecture on Oct. 2, 2014, featured Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, husband-and-wife journalists who shared ways for people to make a difference in battling global challenges like poverty, sex trafficking and lack of educational opportunities.
Amanda Ketner ’11, a math teacher at Woods Charter School in Chapel Hill, N.C., visited campus Oct. 2 with several students to hear husband-and-wife Pulitzer Prize-winners Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, whose book inspired her to create a chapter of Girls Learn International at the school.
Elon students organized and led a Walk Against Victim Blaming on Oct. 3, 2014, to condemn sexual violence and highlight resources available to prevent it.
The second film in this year's Global Neighborhood Film Series will screen on Tuesday, October 21, at 7 p.m. in the LaRose Digital Theatre.
Jamie Sclater ’02, who is representing the U.S. Marine Corps, has won several gold and silver medals in his division for swimming at the 2014 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs.
Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, the first married couple to win journalism’s highest honor, took questions from Elon University students Thursday in a Whitley Auditorium conversation on the education of girls, their roles as storytellers and the “white savior complex.”
Students taking part in Elon’s Gap Semester Program have traveled an impressive distance during the first half of the fall semester.
Students interested in sales learned more about employment opportunities during the Sept. 23 event.
The professor of history is the fourth recipient of an honor that supports preeminent teachers and scholars at Elon University.
Five sport and event management majors helped manage a concession tent during men's and women's golf championships this summer in Pinehurst, North Carolina, and proceeds from their effort will benefit a scholarship program for Elon students completing sport and event mangagement internships.
Williams will join Elon President Leo M. Lambert at the Waldorf Astoria for the Oct. 16 event, which will include a special presentation about Elon’s School of Communications.
In a column for the Burlington Times-News, President Leo M. Lambert writes that "To make America better, we need to begin by investing in our local community."
Associate Professor Omri Shimron’s recorded performance of “The People United Will Never Be Defeated!” by American composer Frederic Rzewski pays homage to his own ancestors’ Zionist aspirations.
Elon University leaders have dedicated a new facility on West Haggard Avenue that gives performing arts students expanded rehearsal and studio space that complement existing venues in the Center for the Arts.
Elon outscored Methodist 9-6 after a 14-inning competition.
Student leader Jensen Roll is using creative solutions everyday to make an impact on the local community. This fall, Jensen had the opportunity to share his ideas at SOCAP, the largest social impact conference in the world.
A panel of legal, law enforcement and political experts at a Sept. 23 Elon Law forum discussed legal and policy issues surrounding race and policing in the United States. The event was organized in the wake of the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and subsequent protests and police responses.
The Student Professional Development Center and the Office of Sustainability worked together to help students identify employers who value sustainability in their mission and/or operations.
Elon University was represented globally this past summer with hundreds of business students interning in several cities throughout the country and world.