Five Belk librarians described entrepreneurial library initiatives at Imagine the NEXT!, The 2016 Conference for Entrepreneurial Librarians at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
faculty & staff
October is cancer awareness month, and it's a great time to get your eyes checked.
Jason Husser, assistant professor of political science and the director of the Elon University Poll, was interviewed by members of McClatchy's Washington Bureau.
Julia Bleakney presents original research at the annual International Writing Centers Association conference in Denver, October 2016.
Students can participate in one-stop early voting from Oct. 20 through Nov. 5. Those not previously registered can register and vote in one trip.
Social media has revolutionised how we communicate. This article by Elon Professor Jonathan Albright is part of a series of articles published by The Conversation that looks at how it has changed the media, politics, health, education and the law.
Thirty-one classes have shifted from McEwen Communications Building to the new 45,000-square-foot facility, which houses the 230-seat Turner Theatre, Cameron Innovation Lab, Kanarick Media Sandbox and additional classroom and communications lab spaces.
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.
Tony Crider, associate professor of physics, delivered the opening plenary at a regional meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers in St. Leo, Florida, Oct. 14-15.
The 141st International Convention of the Audio Engineering Society was attended by Fred Johnson, lecturer in music production & recording arts.
The Center for Writing Excellence will sponsor multiple writing-related events across campus. Students, staff, and faculty can win great prizes by participating in person and on the CWE’s Facebook page and Twitter feed — hash tag #WhyIWrite and #ELONwrites
In a Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science article, Assistant Professor Erin Gillespie contrasts intrinsic and extrinsic approaches to managing multi-brand salesperson efforts.
Derek Lackaff and William Moner, faculty members in the School of Communications, shared their research at the 34th annual International Conference on the Design of Communication.
Lumen Scholar Ashley King is traveling to Hong Kong to present her dance biomechanics research at the International Dance and Medicine Science Conference that begins Oct. 19.
Kevin Boyle, professor of English, has been invited to read poetry at a local poetry festival.
The annual conference, which is a scholarly venue to disseminate new knowledge on service-learning and community engagement, was held Sept. 26-28 in New Orleans.
Evan A. Gatti, associate professor of art history and associate director of the Elon Core Curriculum, presented "Frescoes in Fragments: What material loss allows us to see" at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon.
Communications Professor Ben Hannam's book, "A Graphic Design Student's Guide to Freelance: Practice Makes Perfect," has been translated and published in simple Chinese.
Cassandra Kircher presented "What's Form Got to Do With It? Focusing on Form in the Creative Nonfiction Classroom" at the 2016 Associated Writers and Writing Programs Conference in Los Angeles, California.
An Oct. 10, 2016, article in the News & Record of Greensboro focused on five contested District Court seats in Guilford County and how voters should evaluate candidates.
Leadership scholars gather as a cohort for workshops and seminars designed to focus on issues related to leadership pedagogy.
The theme of this year's conference was empowerment, transformation and social justice.
Professor Judith K. Lang Hilgartner gets the chance to relive her experience of Elon's senior seminar.
Assistant Professor Jen Dabrowski participated in the 2016 Cottrell Scholars Collaborative new faculty workshop.
Associate Professors Lee Bush and Dan Haygood and Lecturer Hal Vincent examined the long-term impact of student-run agency experience on graduates’ careers.
Mina Garcia, associate professor of Spanish, explored the impact of technology in Early Modern Drama.
Attractions Dining and Value Guide is offering Elon University employees a special rate for the 2017 coupon books.
Five full-time faculty members with strong professional and educational backgrounds joined the ranks of teacher-scholars in the School of Communications in fall 2016.
At this year's second Global Neighborhood House Dinner on the theme "The Arts Without Borders," Assistant Professor of Communications Ahmed Fadaam guided students through the evolutions of art in Iraq.
Jeffrey Coker, associate professor of biology and the director of the Core Curriculum since 2011, was honored Sept. 27 by the National Society of Experiential Education.
A Legal Method and Communication Fellow at Elon Law, Atkins contributed to a discussion on "Breaking-In and Staying-In the Law School Community" for the Society of American Law Teachers’ annual conference.
The Center for Writing Excellence is offering three Writing Boot Camps between the main campus and the Law School campus during October.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author spoke with Associate Professor Rich Landesberg’s ‘Broadcast News Writing’ class, discussing the intricacies of investigative reporting with the School of Communications students.
Jeffrey S. Coker, director of the Elon Core Curriculum and associate professor of Biology and Evan A. Gatti, associate director Elon Core Curriculum and associate professor of art history, present papers at the 56th Annual Conference of the Association for General and Liberal Studies (AGLS) in Salt Lake City, Utah.
The assistant dean for campus life and director of residence life authored a chapter on ontological inquiry and democratic practices for "Un-Democratic Acts: New Departures for Dialogue in Society and Schools."
The Sept. 23 recital featured Celona-VanGorden, a soprano and adjunct assistant professor of music, accompanied by pianist Christy Wisuthseriwong.
It's the second book for PACKT Publishing for Megan Squire, professor of computing sciences.
The online education news outlet said the transcript gives Elon graduates "a distinct advantage in interviewing processes over competitors."
Assistant Professor of Education Scott Morrison and Associate Professor of Education Jeffrey Carpenter presented at the N.C. Association of Colleges of Teacher Education Fall Forum in Raleigh on Sept. 22.
Jen Hamel, assistant professor of biology, presented on the causes and consequences of hybridization between two insect species.
Carrie Eaves, assistant professor of political science, offered insights on how undecided voters are impacted by presidential debates.
Cuban music and poetry highlight this past week both at Elon and the University of Virginia.
Elon University's first presidential debate watch event proved to be a bigger draw than organizers had anticipated.
The associate professor of law proposes legislation to facilitate consultation by a woman considering abortion with a physician whom she has chosen to provide her with comprehensive care, while respecting her constitutional rights.
During the past two years, the sport and event management and business management double major has examined the reasons why collegiate athletic departments have decided to reclassify to Division I.
Victoria Fischer Faw, professor of music at Elon, has been named president-elect of the N.C. Music Teachers Association.
Polly Butler Cornelius, senior lecturer of music, was a guest clinician at the University of Alabama-Birmingham this past weekend.
Peter W. Fritsch, vice president of research and director of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas Herbarium, and Catherine M. Bush, adjunct assistant professor of biology at Elon, published a new plant species in the current issue of the Nordic Journal of Botany.
"Aid Worker Voices" by Tom Arcaro draws from survey responses from more than 1,000 aid workers stationed around the world.
Writing boot camps enable faculty and staff to devote a full day exclusively to their writing projects. They are a great way to launch or make progress on your research/creative/professional writing project.