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With 2 1/2 years of experience as a swing Off-Broadway and on national tours, Elon graduate looks forward to the freedom of developing her own role onstage every night as she joins the cast of Pippin.
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.
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.
Shea Coakley ’07 is providing nutritious food to customers while feeding those in need through his company, LeanBox.
Since meeting as roommates at Broadway Theatre Project ’08 and continuing their friendship as classmates and roommates at Elon, the music theatre alumni are together again, this time on the Broadway stage.
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.
After reinventing his career, Wyn Ferrell ’09 is leaving his mark on the distilled spirits industry in the Denver area.
Christopher Anglin L’11, Mital Patel L’09 and Elon Law Professor Hannah Vaughan, director of the law school’s Elder Law Clinic, were among 16 attorneys recognized in June for completion of the North Carolina Bar Association’s Leadership Academy.
A team of students, faculty, and alumni from Elon University's School of Communications spent a week in June in Ekaterinburg, Russia, covering the 2014 International Collegiate Programming Contest in video, photo, social media and text.
President Barack Obama nominated Gortney on June 24 to lead U.S. Northern Command and North American Aerospace Defense Command.
Besides having the highest percentage of its former student-athletes making gifts to the Phoenix Club, the team also placed third for its participation percentage increase.
An immunologist-turned-businessman, Niclas Stiernholm ’89 is at the helm of a Canadian biopharmaceutical company making advances in the fight against cancer.
For the second consecutive year, Elon’s Washington, D.C., Alumni Chapter has won the Capital Alumni Network’s 2014 Outstanding Networking/Social Development Award.
Shane Jones '89 was featured recently in a WRAL-TV story about the deadliest disaster in the history of the world's highest mountain.
An internship in South Africa her senior year led Anne Goddard '12 to produce an award-winning documentary and solidified her passion for wildlife filmmaking and conservation.
Founded and directed by music theatre alumna Amanda Taylor '06, DanceOn has become the largest Global Online Dance Network via YouTube
Mary Lou Chandler Boal ’63 can trace her family ties to Elon back to the institution's founding.
In 2011 Chris Jones ’80 and daughter Katherine ’14 started working on a collection of photos, poems and stories about the moments that have shaped their lives.
Eric Ludwig '10 has drawn praise for his quick action during a recent NASCAR Sprint Cup race. But the pit crew member and former Elon football player has responded with humility.
Lawrence "Larry" T. Sondhaus ’80, Chris Miller ’99 and John Tumbleston ’06 received the 2014 Elon College Distinguished Alumni Awards during a special May 1 ceremony.
The deputy director of member services for U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi was the featured speaker at the annual program honoring top black students at Elon.
The media arts & entertainment Elon graduate served as assistant producer, assistant editor and story consultant on "Point and Shoot."
The School of Education hosted Edcamp Elon, a participant-driven professional development event, on April 19.
As part of the university’s Evening for Elon spring series, two recent events drew more than 350 guests.
Sam Story '69 will be among the members of the 2014 North Carolina High School Athletic Association's Hall of Fame class that will be inducted on Saturday night.
The professor of human service studies worked with Lauren Taylor '10 and Jamie Albright '13 on recently completed studies that have been published or presented to international audiences.
The Powell Professor of Philosophy Emeritus continues his writing on the seasons of life
More than 30 students, alumni and staff gathered March 11 for Elon’s second annual LGBTQIA career panel.
Sam Jennings, a 2011 mathematics with teacher licensure graduate, is making waves early in his teaching career at South Brunswick High School in Southport, N.C.
Steve DeLoach, Jennifer Platania and Stephanie Franz '11 studied the effects of part-time work on students’ academic performance.
A passion for entrepreneurship has taken Mital Patel L’09 beyond his law practice in Raleigh, N.C., to conference rooms around the world—including the White House.
The seasoned veteran, who served as a senior personnel executive and assistant general manager with the team in 2006-07, returns as a player personnel scout.
The Distinguished Service Award bestowed on Thompson recognizes the honor he brings to his profession, and his exemplary service to his state and professional association.
The strategic communications major was included in the magazine's "30 Under 30: Music's Brightest Stars" list.
Hundreds of university publications, documents and images were made available late last fall to online visitors of the Digital Public Library of America.
The first paper is on the new tools and artifacts used to study software development empirically, while the second paper describes how to use text mining techniques on the StackOverflow software development website.
Elon's student-produced newscast has created a special documentary to commemorate the university's quasquicentennial year.
Elon Alumnus Brett Evans '13 teams up with Registrar Rodney Parks to present research on recruiting and retaining vegetarian and vegan students.
Students from 10 residence halls gathered for a party to celebrate the 108th birthday of Elon's oldest building.
Jack McKeon ’63, who has had one of the longest managerial careers in baseball history, spoke to students in a Baseball and Statistics class on Nov. 14.
Jasmine Whaley '13 is seeking to raise $30,000 to expand the Rita Rose Garden in Kisumu, Kenya, a sustainable community garden led by 88 women entrepreneurs that works to feed and support more than 900 people.
The Nov. 8 event, part of Elon University’s yearlong quasquicentennial celebration, kicked off this year’s Homecoming Weekend festivities with the recognition of seven distinguished alumni.
As the Elon community gathered to celebrate 125 years of rich history during Homecoming 2013, the Elon Black Alumni Network celebrated the accomplishments of black alumni, students and faculty at its annual Black Alumni Scholarship Gala Nov. 9.
A Homecoming service event in East Gym yielded almost 50,000 meals that will feed some of the world's most impoverished communities.
The 2013 Boston Marathon terror attack inspired Matt McGuire '05 to enter next year's marathon. He qualified for it earlier this year but is now competing for a chance to participate in the event.
The Elon alumnus was highlighted for his work as the women’s golf coach at Reagan High School in Winston-Salem, N.C.
The LGBTQIA Alumni Network will honor three outstanding members of the Elon community with the LGBTQIA Community Enrichment Awards at a Homecoming event on Sunday, Nov. 10.
Events featured university updates, special guests and screenings of Elon’s new alumni video.