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.
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The music theatre alumnus will perform in "Legally Blonde: The Musical" for Norwegian Cruise Line and he encourages current students to "always strive to bring something different to the table."
Join President Leo M. Lambert and Elon alumni, parents and friends at one of the Evening for Elon events in Spring 2016
The music theatre alum shares his experiences in a coming-of-age show that tells the stories of adolescent campers at a weight loss camp.
The short film, written and directed by Jordan Roman ’15, was recognized at the 13th International Student Film Festival Hollywood, a forum for student filmmakers to showcase their work.
Two major fall event dates have been confirmed. Family Weekend will be Sept. 30-Oct. 2 and Homecoming from Oct. 21-23, 2016.
For decades, Elon students learned “the practical and theoretical knowledge of the principles governing cookery” as part of the home economics program.
Jamie Albright '13 and Professor Cynthia Fair shared original HIV/AIDS research at a conference of the American Public Health Association.
A contingent of Elon University students, faculty and staff members traveled to Atlanta to attend the annual public relations-focused conventions, where alumna Heather Harder ’14 was presented with a prestigious PRSSA award.
Months of planning and outreach culminated in a celebratory weekend on campus Oct. 16-18.
Elon University graduate Yasmine Arrington '15 has been awarded two national prizes for her work with ScholarCHIPS, a nonprofit she founded in 2010 to provide scholarships to high school students of incarcerated parents.
The Elon graduate won re-election for his position as treasurer after a strong vote of confidence this month at an assembly in Moscow.
The executive director of Elon University's Student Professional Development Center presented "A Case Study: Launching a Modest but Ambitious Alumni Civic Engagement Project" on Oct. 23, 2015
Barton College will award Parham its 2015 Distinguished Alumnus Award during the school's homecoming festivities.
The 7th annual Biology Alumni Panel brought alumni and students together in the McMichael Science Center on Friday to give current biology majors an opportunity to ask questions about future career possibilities.
Joe Ferrell '96, principal of Williams High School in Burlington, North Carolina, was named the 2016 Wells Fargo Principal of the Year by the Alamance-Burlington School System.
Nasia Thomas '15 discusses her audition experience for "Beautiful: The Carole King Musical" and advice she offers current students.
Jonny Deaton’s award-winning film, "Joining the Conversation," highlights millennials and their knowledge of nuclear weapons and development.
Kate Murphy ’15 contributed to a national multimedia reporting initiative in summer 2014 that investigated the issue of gun rights and gun legislation nationwide.
Elon University staff who oversee the Alternative Breaks Program in the Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement have published a book that features insights from students on service work performed in communities near and far.
Jacob Danieley '11, a graduate of Elon University's Music Production & Recording Arts program, has earned a nomination for a GMA Dove Award.
The professor of psychology collaborated with Cara McClain ’14, Katelyn Massey ’14 and Alyssa Kendall ’14 on separate projects that culminated in publication.
The Elon group took part in a workshop on "Navigating Privilege and Identity in Multifaith Engagement" for the President's Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge.
Based on the true story of the sudden death of a star North Carolina high school quarterback, Find A Way was released nationwide in August.
The Elon Honors Program graduate presented research at the Pekan International Education Confernce in Malyasia on the value students place on writing in the 21st century.
Joshua Carswell '11 appeared as guest artist with the Annie Moses band for a filming of a PBS Special
Simone Jasper ’16, Atoria Mills ’17, Jasmine Spencer ’11 and Zora Stephenson ’15 traveled to Minneapolis, Minnesota, in August to attend the National Association of Black Journalists’ annual convention.
Barrett Weed '11 and Charlie Johnson '12 will each present cabaret performances in September at 54 Below, an esteemed Broadway cabaret venue in New York City.
Elon University students and staff have organized dozens of service trips to the Gulf Coast following Hurricane Katrina, and as the nation marks the storm's 10th anniversary this summer, campus leaders and alumni reflect on how they, too, were shaped by its destruction.
Elon has created new Facebook groups for each class to provide a place for alumni to reminisce about Elon together, share updates and reconnect.
Beth Anderson '15 joins the National Tour of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat."
Elon Law alumni are making a difference for their clients and communities in South Carolina, including three Elon Law lawyer-leaders profiled here: James Knox L’11, Chantelle Neese L’13 and John Warren L’13.
Conor Britain '09 G'10, an interactive designer at RED Interactive Agency, spoke with members of this year's Master of Arts in Interactive Media program, highlighting his experiences on campus and his professional path.
The music theatre alumnus made his Broadway debut in 'Beautiful, The Carole King Musical.'
The Elon University journalism major discusses his undergraduate and internship experiences, provides advice for college photographers, and highlights his Washington, D.C., internship.
Sara Gould '09 and Brett “Coop” Cooper '05, both members of Elon's Washington, D.C., chapter, were recognized by the Capital Alumni Network (CAN) for their volunteer contributions to the organization during the 2014-15 academic year.
Journalism students paced Elon in a prestigious national contest open to college students from more than 100 schools accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications.
When summer arrives, the performances don’t stop for our music theatre majors. Check out a show near you.
Elon University has made available online customized announcements for graduating seniors and their parents to submit to hometown newspapers.
Communications faculty and staff celebrated the graduating students’ accomplishments and leadership during a May 22 luncheon.
Their article appears in the edited volume "Open Source Systems: Adoption and Impact" following the 10th International Conference on Open Source Systems held in Florence, Italy
Elon University senior entrepreneurship major Kimberly Gersh leveraged a summer work experience into a permanent position by using her personal network and seeking resume and cover letter feedback from the Student Professional Development Center.
Assistant Professor Aunchalee Palmquist and Elon graduate Molly O’Brien published a chapter in "Community Health Narratives: A Reader", edited by Emily Mendenhall and Kathy Wollner.
As part of the 2nd Annual Elon BrainCARE Symposium, an Elon panel explored the reasons that led to the implementation of a safer protocol when determining return-to-play and return-to-learn decisions at the university.
Elon University senior Alexandria "Lexie" Savic will begin her career in Denmark after securing an internship with the Danish Institute for Study Abroad with help from the Student Professional Development Center.
Sam Slaughter, a 2009 graduate and former English major, is publishing two works.
The alumni are part of the 2,000 graduate applicants selected to receive funding from the National Science Foundation in 2015.