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  1. Elon professor represents father at 'Friendship Nine' exoneration

    The father of Kenn Gaither, associate dean in the School of Communications, helped shape the Civil Rights Movement when he was among a group of young men who in 1961 used a "jail, no bail" tactic at a segregated South Carolina lunch counter. Their convictions were vacated on Jan. 28, 2015 - nearly 54 years to the day after their arrests.

  2. Steve Moore presents and consults at recent USAID Symposium

    The faculty member in the Department of Environmental Studies traveled in January to Washington, D.C., for an event attended by representatives from organizations such as the Peace Corps, Catholic Relief Services and Heifer International.

  3. Buffie Longmire-Avital presents poster at conference

    Buffie Longmire-Avital, an assistant professor in psychology, presented her research at the National Multicultural Conference and Summit through the American Psychological Association in Atlanta Jan. 14-16.


  4. Buffie Longmire-Avital co-authors article

    The assistant professor of psychology's article, "Racial and Sexual Identities as Potential Buffers to Risky Sexual Behavior for Black Gay and Bisexual Emerging Adult Men," appears in the Journal of Health Psychology.

  5. Meet Elon's newest employees

    Are you a new employee at Elon? Don’t forget to fill out the “Who’s New” questionnaire to be included in our future listings.

  6. Jen Hamel gives research talk at national meeting

    The assistant professor of biology presented her co-authored paper titled "Are female mating decisions adaptive when environments vary? A test using natural resource variation" at the 2015 Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology annual meeting.

  7. Elon recognized for commitment to civic engagement

    The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching selected Elon to receive its 2015 Community Engagement Classification, which signifies ongoing university efforts to instill an ethos of service and civic engagement in all areas of campus life.

  8. Meredith Allison publishes article on memories for cars

    Meredith Allison, associate professor of psychology, recently published an article on people's memories for cars and manufacturer symbols. Coauthors on the paper were Amy Overman, associate professor of psychology, Meghan Braun '11, Molly Campbell '11, and John R. Price.

  9. Janet Warman publishes poem

    The Elon University professor of English and education has a poem, "In the Silence," featured in the latest issue of Spillway.

  10. Professor and alumni publish two research articles

    Recent graduates Chris Shill '14 and Erin Strosnider '14 each co-authored an article with Assistant Professor Chad Awtrey in the Department of Mathematics & Statistics based on research conducted during the 2013-2014 academic year.

  11. Campus Uncommons: Gerry Waterman

    An artist and winemaker, Father Gerry Waterman believes he was created to create. His original watercolor paintings and bottles of homemade wine are evidence of this mantra.

  12. Syllabuzz: GST 375 - Prison Nation

    Is prison an actual deterrent to crime? That's one of the many questions Associate Professor of English Prudence Layne asks her students as part of this upper level interdisciplinary course.