The 2017 Joint Mathematics Meetings, the largest annual mathematics conference in the world, was held Jan. 4-7 in Atlanta.
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Sheridan explores 'The Great Digital Divide' in article about using popular media to teach economics
In a Journal of Economics and Economic Education Research article, Assistant Professor Brandon Sheridan examines student television and music preferences to see if they align with the resources available to economics educators.
Nearly three dozen from Elon traveled to Asheville, N.C. last weekend to work with Habitat for Humanity on three homes now under construction.
Fine china for 20-somethings: Communications students pitch millennial marketing ideas to Replacements, Ltd.
Student research conducted in Hal Vincent’s class culminated in communications strategies to disrupt the category and poise the client for future success with younger customers.
Professor Henry Gabriel has been named the 2017 recipient of the Leonard J. Theberge Award for Private International Law for making distinguished, long-standing contributions to the development of private international law.
Welcome the year of the Rooster at Elon's annual Lunar New Year celebration on Feb. 6 at 6:30 p.m. in the McBride Gathering Space, Numen Lumen Pavilion. This free event is sponsored by the Asian-Pacific Student Organization, Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life, and CREDE.
Thirty-one classes have shifted from McEwen Communications Building to the new 45,000-square-foot facility, which houses the 230-seat Turner Theatre, Kanarick Media Sandbox and additional classroom and communications lab spaces.
Associate Professor David S. Levine's recent article in the Wake Forest Law Review Online argues that imbalances in the knowledge environment create a duty for law professors to ensure that underfunded and diffuse public interests have a say in policy debates.
Dave Gammon, associate professor of biology, and a former research student, Pat Lyon '16, just had a peer-reviewed article accepted for publication in an international bird research journal.
Elon Law Dean Luke Bierman recently published a column in regional newspapers about the importance of the rule of law to the American system of governance.
Service opportunities, gatherings and other special programs at Elon this week will commemorate the legacy of the late civil rights leader.
The grant will fund a project focusing on the challenges of women of color in science and math educational settings.
The project includes an installation in the Isabella Cannon Room in the Center for the Arts that will be on display through mid-February.
A recent article focused on "New Directions for Student Leadership," a sourcebook published by Cara McFadden, assistant professor of sport and event management, and Don Stenta, director of student life recreational sports at the Ohio State University.
JP Lavoie, recipient of the Acorn Accolade in November is recognized for his commitment to customer care, diligent problem-solving and dedication to the improvement of Elon’s many online applications.
Teacher education programs embrace U.S. Department of Education principles for integration of technology
Elon University's teacher education programs have pledged to pursue new principles for the integration of technology in teacher education defined by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Educational Technology.
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The assistant professor of sport and event management incorporates her personal experiences with the Virginia Tech massacre to promote discussion and analysis in the classroom.
The painting "Starburst" by Karen Yokley, associate professor of mathematics, is the fourth she's had accepted for the Bridges Organization's visual art exhibition at the annual Joint Mathematics Meetings.
Associate Professor Haya Ajjan shared how organizations are using artificial intelligence to make their brand experience more personalized and predictive.
Associate Professor Haya Ajjan discussed the Elon MBA and M.S. in Management organizational analytics concentration during the 2016 Pre-ICIS SIGDSA/IFIP WG8.3 Symposium: Innovations in Data Analytics.
Jonathan Albright, assistant professor of communications, has written extensively about the ecosystem of right-wing websites that distributed fake news leading up to last year's presidential election.
The law school's associate dean of experiential education and leadership took part in two programs organized as part of the annual meeting of the Association of American Law Schools.
The winter storm that began moving through the region Friday afternoon dropped more than eight inches of snow on Elon's campus overnight.
More than 1,100 students, faculty and staff are participating this month in 44 programs on six continents.
The School of Communications’ new 220-seat movie theater will host programming throughout the month of January, beginning with the superhero film “Max Steel” this weekend.
Johnson, an assistant professor of history, moves into the role of director after teaching COR 110 and Core Capstone Seminars, as well as being tapped as Common Reading coordinator in 2015.
Throughout the month of January, Elon is hosting a wide variety of events and "mini-seminars" surrounding the theme of celebrating human diversity.
A human service studies course has received national recognition from Learning By Giving Foundation and additional funding for class projects.
The professor of law contributes each year to the Civil Procedure Section Newsletter of the Association of American Law Schools, helping to inform American law professors about changes to federal rules that govern the handling of lawsuits.
The former NPR correspondent had been slated to deliver a lecture about The Race Card Project, an initiative she launched in 2010 to spark conversation about race in America.
The School of Communications officially opened its new 7,300-square-foot facility on Jan. 3, hosting the pavilion's first classes.
The professor of music had two articles published in the professional saxophone journal.
Jason Husser is an assistant professor of political science and the director of the Elon University Poll.
The assistant professor of sport and event management played a prominent role in the November conference, promoting activities and discussions designed to advance the organization’s social justice initiatives.
Elon Law Dean Luke Bierman recently published a column in regional newspapers about the need for innovation in American legal education.
As we bid farewell to 2016, we invite you to pause and remember the experiences, special events and milestones of the past 12 months at Elon.
Members of our community took to our sound studios to record an Elon-themed holiday medley that is sure to get you in a festive spirit. Read this note for a link to the video.
During the fall semester, students in Associate Professor Lee Bush’s “Strategic Campaigns” course explored how the regional restaurant chain could increase brand engagement with members of Generation Y and Z.
As part of their research study, Frances Ward-Johnson, Alexa Darby and Tammy Cobb found that nearly 90 percent of community organizations considered their respective partnerships with Elon University to be worthwhile and meaningful.
The Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning announces Derek Lackaff as new associate director.
Shea will fill the newly created position at Elon and oversee major operational units of the university under the direction of Senior Vice President Gerald Whittington.
Mark Cryan, an assistant professor in sport and event management, wrote a series of articles about the Dominican Winter League for Ballpark Digest. The three-part series, titled "Baseball in the Republic," describes the fan experience, the facilities, and game on the field in the Dominican Republic's top baseball league.
Assistant Professor Max Negin served as a video operator during a Dec. 10 Showtime boxing doubleheader, featuring a featherweight championship fight between Jesus Cuellar and Abner Mares.
Jen Dabrowski publishes research article on delineating the role of B–Si-based catalysts in selective transformations of an unsaturated class of carbohydrates.
The article on Romper featured research by Elon's Aunchalee Palmquist and Kirstie Doehler about the online sharing of breast milk.
Jessie L. Moore presented a Center for Engaged Learning project at the 2016 International Consortium for Educational Development conference in Cape Town, South Africa, in November.
The chapter is included in the 2016 edition of “Student Displacement: A Guide for Higher Education Administrators.”
The Center for Engaged Learning continues to see new outcomes from the Writing Transfer Research Seminar.