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Schar Center: Elon's latest wow factor

The opening of Elon's new convocation center this fall signals a new era for the campus.

Schar Center: What’s next for Alumni Gymnasium

While major campus events will take place at the new convocation center beginning in fall 2018, Alumni Gym will remain an important space for students on campus.

Schar Center: Thanking donors

Thanks to the many donors who, along with Elon parents Dwight and Martha Schar P’16 P’19, made Schar Center possible.


I Am Elon with Jonathan Martinez '20

The junior exercise science major has turned his interest on physical fitness into a research topic at Elon.

Fulbright recipients are agents of change

Elon is consistently ranked as a top producer of Fulbright students who teach, study or conduct research abroad after graduation.

Blake Thompson ’13: Through the eyes of another

The former Phoenix football linebacker is empowering students at New Orleans’ Livingston Collegiate Academy.

Lights, camera, action: alumni cast in same movie

The movie industry might seem vast, but for Paige Hullett ’16 and John Henry Ward ’17 it has gotten a little bit smaller as they have both been cast in Karen Maine’s “ Yes, God, Yes.”

Book by alumnus explores the power of reputation

Mike Mooney ’93, who learned the significance of reputation through a storied career alongside NASCAR racecar drivers, has published his first book.

The foundation of a dream

How Surya Shahi ’18 seeks to make education accessible to students in his native Nepal.

Lifelong Connections: Linda Poulson

Ryan W. Herring ’16, an assurance associate with Smith Leonard Accountants & Consultants in North Carolina, talks about his mentor Linda Poulson.

Syllabuzz: COR 348 Life Stories

In this course, Associate Professor of Mathematics Alan Russell stresses the importance of exploring one’s past in order to see the possibilities for the future.

Nick Dioguardi ’10 is set on a trail

An environmental studies major, Dioguardi has been pursuing his dream of becoming a park ranger since he was 4.