Construction fences surround McEwen Dining Hall, but renovations have not begun yet. Brad Moore, the Elon university architect and director of planning, design and construction management, said constructions are still on schedule.
A survey was conducted at Elon University in which 25 random students were asked if they knew who UK Prime Minister David Cameron was. Fourteen out of 25 students did not recognize Cameron’s name.
Members of the Elon community gathered in Numen Lumen Pavilion on Monday afternoon in what was called " a time of prayer and lament" following Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada. The vigil, which was hosted by the Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life, allowed people to speak and voice their thoughts and feelings. Among those that spoke were Jan Fuller, university chaplain, and Joel Harter, associate chaplain for protestant life.
A vigil offering a "a time of prayer and lament in response to the massacre" will be held at 1 p.m. in Numen Lumen Pavilion, according to an email sent to faculty and staff by Jon Dooley.
A urinal was ripped from the wall in Smith residence hall, the all-male freshman dorm in Historic Neighborhood. The incident occurred early Saturday morning in a communal bathroom on the first floor. As a result, the hall was flooded with approximately three inches of water. Dehumidifiers and fans lined the first floor as part of early cleanup measures.
As Elon University wrestles with addressing DACA's implications, one Burlington "Dreamer" urges students to show solidarity
On Sept. 24, the Federal Republic of Germany voted on their next chancellor. The two largest parties, were the Christian Democratic Union of Germany represented by Angela Merkel, and the Social Democratic Party of Germany represented by Martin Schulz. In this week's cheat sheet, Andrea Sinn, assistant professor of history, unpacks the results.
National and local experts refute Elon University's argument for secrecy, saying it should publicly announce the names of its presidential finalists.
At the Alamance-Burlington School Board Member (ABSS) meeting Sept. 25, the terms of the agreement between Elon University and Elon Elementary was approved.
Although they may primarily work behind the scenes, RAs do in fact face unique challenges within the residence halls, primarily balancing their roles as mentors and friends.
Students displaced from their Park Place apartments have started to move back in. According to University Communications, eight of the 19 apartments impacted by the mold and mildew have been cleaned and approved for use, and by Sept. 30, all of the affected apartments will be ready to live in again.
Though more than 200 people apply, only 20 get accepted. A 10 percent acceptance rate determines the students most fit to represent the school as a tour guide.
The Ellington Center for Health and Wellness, located on Elon’s South Campus, lost power this morning after a cable was severed this morning due to construction behind the building, according to an e-mail sent by Dr. Janna Lynn Patterson, associate vice president of student life and dean of student health and wellness.
The student org fair showcases the wide variety of organizations that Elon University offers its students. Any recognized club or organization has the opportunity to have a table at the fair, while all students have the chance to sign up.
Elon University senior Olivia Hobbs was struck by a car around 8:30 a.m. Thursday while crossing at the intersection of East Trollinger Avenue and North Williamson Avenue. For reference, this is right near the Elon Post Office and the Town of Elon Police Department.
Since 1889, Elon University has had eight presidents. All of them have been white men. And if you ask sophomore Shawna Harris-Lenior, president of the Elon chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, she fully expects that 128-year trend to continue when Elon names its ninth president this year. “When they say they’re looking, all I think is, ‘Oh, white men,’” she said.