Students in Assistant Professor Shaina Dabbs’ “Event Management” class raised more than $2,300 to support the Boys & Girls Club of Alamance County and Excel Christian Academy of Burlington.
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Two Elon graduates were named Teacher of the Year at their schools.
Meredith Allison, associate professor of psychology, Erin Martin '16, and collaborator Sandy Jung from MacEwan University presented their research at the annual meeting of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers in Orlando, Florida.
Earlier this summer, Katherine Carter ’96 served as a contact for a group of Elon students visiting her adopted country, Namibia, embodying the saying ‘once an Elon student, always an Elon student.’
Elon alumni Kennedy Caughell ’12, Ginna Claire Mason ’13, Joshua Carswell ’12 and Kenny Franceour ’12 perform together in a musical night at 54Below.
Elon Music Theatre alum Jake Sokoloff ’15 currently plays Eugene on Royal Caribbean’s production of ‘Grease.’
The Colonial Athletic Association has announced the launch of the CAA.TV channel for the Roku platform.
The longtime English faculty member passed away Nov. 1.
Twenty-four students met with communications professionals and alumni, receiving a behind-the-scenes look at the operations of several media organizations.
Todd Wirt '98, superintendent of Orange County Schools and member of the Elon School of Education Advisory Board, received the award from the N.C. Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
David Kennedy G’10 visited with this year’s Master of Arts in Interactive Media cohort, discussing his own experiences in the graduate program as well as his role creating themes for WordPress, responsible for about 25 percent of websites around the world.
Each year the fraternity recognizes "a deserving alumnus who has best advanced the interests" of the Elon chapter and its association.
The Elon University journalism major and former Pendulum editor-in-chief started the Hearst Corp.’s two-year fellowship program in August, assigned to the San Francisco Chronicle.
Two alumni and a student also lead sessions at the conference, which was held Oct. 20-23 in Washington, D.C.
Amy Overman, associate professor of psychology, a faculty member in the neuroscience program and an associate director of the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, and Alison Richard '16 conducted empirical research on memory that was recently published in a prestigious scientific journal.
Nicole Miles '15, Chris Shill '14, Erin Strosnider '14, and A.L. Hook Associate Professor of Mathematics Chad Awtrey published a paper in the October 2016 issue of JP Journal of Algebra, Number Theory, and Applications.
"Our Periclean Journey" dives deep into how the aid world works from partnerships to money and conflict resolution.
Music theatre alumnus Adam Kaplan ’12 and his fellow castmates from the ‘Kinky Boots’ national tour held a Q&A with current senior music theatre majors
Journalism major Lindsay Kimble ’13, a digital writer and reporter for the celebrity news outlet, spoke with American swimmers Conor Dwyer and Maya Dirado, highlighting a variety of topics, including Dirado’s decision to retire.
Leaders from the alumni network met in Washington, D.C. on Aug. 12-13 for a series of meetings and discussions about how to further engage LGBTQIA alumni and support the efforts of the Gender and LGBTQIA Center (GLC) on campus.
Jay Briggs '06 and Jillian Hannah '16 have joined the growing education department at Mill Mountain Theatre.
Amber Allen L'14 and Haynes Dallas G'05 L'09 will serve three-year terms as the chapter's inaugural leadership team.
Ryan will oversee three administrative operations at Elon University.
Music theatre alumni currently performing on Broadway stage will take part in this New York benefit concert to fight HB2.
The former Elon football All-American running back is one of three 2016 class members who are a part of the Legends Class that was created in 2010 for posthumous induction.
Barrett Wilbert Weed '11 was recognized for her lead actress role in Signature Theatre's "Cabaret."
School’s out, but the performances don’t stop for current music theatre majors working professionally across the country.
On the eve of Elon University School of Law's Commencement, graduates and their loved ones celebrated the completion of their legal studies in a program that included recognition of Mark Funkhouser L’16 and Joshua Bonney L’16 for their academic achievements & service.
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.
The inaugural leadership of the new chapter consists of Matthew Groves L'11 as chapter chair and Karima Grady L'13 as chapter vice chair.
Matt Meigs ’12 talks about life as a swing in the new Broadway musical “Tuck Everlasting,” composed by Chris Miller ’99.
Nasia Thomas ’15 shares her experiences as she makes her Broadway debut as Little Eva in “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical.”
Members of the “Facilities and Venue Management” course, offered by the Department of Sport and Event Management, and Student United Way chapter volunteered this semester with several United Way of Alamance County events.
Seven School of Communications faculty and staff members attended the 2016 Broadcast Education Association’s Festival of Media Arts in Las Vegas, where a recent interactive media graduate and cinema and television arts major were presented with awards.
Katie Jarret Burke ’03 offers practical financial planning strategies for the Class of 2016 and young alumni.
Elon alum Chris Miller '99 composed "Tuck Everlasting," which opened Tuesday at the Broadhurst Theatre in New York City.
Washington, D.C. area alumni gathered on April 20 at CASE Headquarters to hear about alumni professional journeys in the nation's captial
Charlotte-area alumni gathered at the Duke Mansion on Monday, April 25 to hear from four alumni about their journeys in starting their own companies
Take advantage of this short-term volunteer role that is now open for alumni who graduated from 2006 to 2015.
Five members of the Elon University community and one School of Communications graduate attended the 12th annual conference of The Forum on Education Abroad.
Fourteen board members and guests visited campus April 8 to share their professional insight and receive an up-close look at the school’s facilities expansion.
Alumni Olivia Varney, Hannah Allen and Jamie Albright, who majored in public health studies, Elon student Jenna Nelson and faculty members, Alexis Moore and Cindy Fair, all presented at the Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine in Washington, D.C.
Jay Briggs ’06, Lyndsay Burch ’13 and Anna Weis ’15 returned to Elon over the past couple of weeks to conduct internship interviews and auditions for their respected companies
Claire Manship ’13 will appear this summer at STAGES St. Louis as Jenny in It Shoulda Been You.
The third annual #ElonDay celebration raised $955,099 from 3,749 gifts, making it the single greatest day of giving in Elon’s history.
A special Feb. 27 dinner offered Elon University students, alumni and staff members an opportunity to share stories from a residential living-learning community that introduces freshmen to campus and regional service opportunities.
The 2006 physics and math alumna discusses her work at the Institute for the Environment at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Led by Nick Margherita’s first-place finish, several School of Communications students and graduates were recognized in the 2016 Broadcast Education Association’s Festival of Media Arts. Their awards will be presented at the organization's annual conference April 17-20 in Las Vegas.
Sean Magee raised over $10,000 to cover the costs of creating the new video.
Assistant Professor Buffie Longmire-Avital and young alumna Brenda Reavis '15 have co-authored an article in a forthcoming edition of the Journal of Black Psychology examining the ideal and non-negotiable characteristics emerging adult Black American women look for in potential male partners.