Micah Spoerndle

Micah Spoerndle, from Wadsworth, Ohio, is a news senior reporter of The Pendulum. She is majoring in International Business and minoring in French. Micah enjoys tap dancing, listening to Ed Sheeran, reading as many novels as possible, and writing articles about the day-to-day events going on at Elon.

Recent Articles

Elon's top study spots: Alternatives to Belk Library

5/5/16 8:06am

Final exams are quickly approaching at Elon University, and Belk Library is bracing itself for a barrage of students who will be living there in every available study spot. The lack of space and solitude for an individual to study in peace can be rather irritating. There is a need for quiet studying spots, and Elon University has several available outside of the cramped confines of the library.

Explosion of paint ignites Holi celebration at Elon

4/8/16 7:41pm

Members of the Elon community lined up on a blue tarp spread across Young Commons Friday afternoon in preparation for this year’s Holi celebration. On the count of three, colorful clouds exploded across Young Commons as participants heaved paint into the air.

PBS NewsHour co-anchor finds refuge in poetry

4/6/16 10:33am

PBS NewHour Co-anchor and Senior Correspondent Jeffrey Brown shed light on his experiences in the television industry Tuesday night in Whitley Auditorium for the 11th annual James P. Elder lecture at Elon University,

Area addresses local homelessness, hunger

4/6/16 7:07am

The ability to attend Elon University or any college in general is a privilege, but what truly highlights this privilege is the prevalence of homelessness and food insecurity surrounding campus. Feeding America’s 2015 research showed that 16.7 percent of Alamance County’s population is food-insecure.

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