Elon University saw 13 staff members retire this academic year.
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Six Elon staff members were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the university at a May 26 awards program during the annual staff appreciation celebration in Alumni Gymnasium.
Professor of Computing Sciences Megan Squire was interviewed by multiple international media outlets following an article she penned about password security for The Conversation that gained widespread readership.
The article discusses a study by Assistant Professor Brandon Sheridan that explored the perceptions of economics faculty members regarding the use of social media platforms for instruction.
The Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant will fund a collaborative libraries project among the North Carolina Independent Colleges & Universities (NCICU) institutions.
The J.W. Pate Award from the Cape Fear River Assembly was awarded to Janet MacFall, professor of environmental studies and biology, in recognition of her work promoting environmental awarness.
Ryne Vankrevelen and Laura Taylor from the Mathematics and Statistics Department present at the International Conference on Technology in Collegiate Mathematics
Six members of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics Faculty attended the United States Conference on Teaching Statistics at The Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pennsylvania.
In keeping with the values of the Women’s Forum, new women are taking leadership after a successful inaugural year.
Meredith Allison, associate professor of psychology, published journal article with Cecily Basquin '16
Meredith Allison published article on the accuracy of English-as-a-Second Language eyewitnesses with Cecily Basquin '16 and colleague Dr. Jennifer Gerwing of the University of Victoria
Maity Interiano '07, a producer and on-air talent for Univision Network, delivered the 2017 Commencement address.
School of Education faculty members Alec French, Marna Winter and Jeff Carpenter were recognized on May 17 for their excellence in teaching, service, and scholarship at the annual school awards banquet.
Matthew Valle, Martha and Spencer Love Professor of Business and professor of management, has published the results of a multi-year analysis of the relationship between politics perceptions and unethical behavior.
Faculty members from universities in the United Kingdom will teach courses in literature and history through the U.S.-U.K exchange program.
Hillary Zaken joins the staff of Elon Hillel during a time when the organization is experiencing growth.
Elon celebrated the distinguished career of its VP for Student Life and Dean of Students at a special dinner on May 15.
The article discusses a research agenda for exploring how public relations is used by ethnic organizations to advance their goals.
The funding will assist A.L. Hook Associate Professor Chad Awtrey and Williams High School math teachers Robin French '15 and Dee Sizemore in providing enrichment activities for talented high school students.
The website offers an overview of Elon's new convocation center with a live construction cam detailing work on the 160,000-square-foot center and the latest news.
The professor of music had an article published in the professional trumpet journal.
Moseley Center has alternative hours for finals week through graduation.
The chemistry department hosted its annual picnic and awards ceremony on Monday, May 8, and recognized outstanding achievements and academic excellence.
The initiative is part of Elon's Center for Access and Success and pairs tutors with students in all levels of elementary and secondary school to help them succeed in school.
A scholar of international property law, Professor Henry Gabriel has traveled to Europe and Asia this spring for educational and legal advocacy work related to his areas of expertise.
The move comes as Elon has expanded its offerings in the discipline since the launch of a public health studies minor more than a decade ago.
The 1990 Elon alumna returns to her alma mater with more than 25 years of student affairs experience at multiple institutions.
Professor of Music Thomas Erdmann had two articles published in the professional saxophone journal Saxophone Today.
At the annual Faculty/Staff Lunch on May 10, the Elon community honored six faculty members who are retiring his year.
Four faculty members and 19 retiring employees were honored May 10 for excellence and service to Elon.
This semester's edition marks the 15th in the history of the Elon Journal, the nation’s first and only undergraduate research journal in communications.
Elon Academy Assistant Director John Pickett presented information about the academic and non-cognitive skills necessary in the college-planning process to enhance college access and success efforts.
Elon Academy assistant director presents at the Southern Association of College Admission Counseling Conference
Elon Academy Assistant Director Jenni Johnson participated on a panel discussing how to support undocumented students in higher education.
This year, 74 percent of Elon University employees have made gifts to the institution in support of student scholarships, athletics programs and more.
Nine communications faculty and staff members attended the Broadcast Education Association’s annual conference and Festival of Media Arts, where “Elon Local News” members accepted a “Best of Festival” King Foundation Award.
Biochemistry faculty and students, physical therapy education faculty attend national Experimental Biology conference in Chicago
Experimental Biology is the annual meeting of six societies comprised of more than 14,000 scientists and 50 guest societies.
Cheek, who faithfully served Elon for more than three decades in the Department of Chemistry, died May 2.
The recent Global Education Symposium hosted by Elon's Center for Research on Global Engagement and the Doctor of Physical Therapy program brought experts to campus to talk about effective and collaborative global education initiatives.
Center for Engaged Learning’s Student Seminars offer a chance for students to share their perspectives on engaged learning and to build relationships with faculty exploring learning experiences on campus.
The School of Education hosted its first Celebration of Excellence event on Thursday, May 4, and recognized outstanding achievements and academic excellence of the class of 2017.
The annual showcase, which features approximately 20 student works this year, is slated for Friday, May 5, from 5 to 7 p.m.
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Elon students and faculty shared projects on April 26 at the Maker Takeover in Moseley Center.
Three faculty members and one student from the School of Education presented at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.
Will well-prepared workers be able to keep up in the race with artificial intelligence tools? Will market capitalism survive? Read details in a new study by Elon's Imagining the Internet Center and the Pew Research Center.
Megan Squire, professor of computing sciences, writes about the problems with passwords like "12345" and "qwerty" as World Password Day approaches.
The Strong Beginnings for Babies Project is designed for supporting families of infants in discovering strategies that are helpful, culturally relevant, and easy to use for fostering their children’s language development.
Assistant Professor of Sport and Event Management Shaina Dabbs and her co-authors examined issues relating to work-life balance for sport management scholars and practitioners.
The professor of history is a nationally-known scholar whose work on American Indian cultures and histories has been hailed for its breadth and for its attention to community voices.
For their efforts organizing the SPJ Region 2 conference, Associate Professor Anthony Hatcher and Director of Student Media Colin Donohue were named the organization's Members of the Month.
Brandon Sheridan, an assistant professor of economics, co-published a paper showing that long classes may be more convenient for students, but decreases their ability to retain information.