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NEWS 12/5/19 7:22am

Working to diversify the students engaging in global experiences

For almost a decade, Elon University’s 2010-2020 strategic plan has emphasized the importance of growing the university’s global engagement program by committing to eight central themes to better Elon. Two of the goals in the plan were to double need-based financial aid and provide access to study abroad programs for 100% of the student body.


NEWS 12/3/19 10:54pm

Keeping holiday traditions sustainable on campus

Once a year, Elon University students gather around Alamance fountain, sipping hot drinks and listening to music. Santa and Mrs. Claus can be spotted posing for cameras and talking to children. The soft light from the Luminaries illuminate paths around Alamance and Moseley Student Center. Last night, the campus and town community joined to celebrate the holiday season and take in the sights of the 35th annual Festival of Holiday Lights.


NEWS 11/25/19 3:22pm

Search committee for next director of campus police finalized

Elon University has started the search process for the next director of Campus Safety and Police. Dennis Franks, who currently holds the position, will be leaving at the end of December to become the chief of police in Stallings, North Carolina — approximately two hours from Elon, just south of Charlotte.


NEWS 11/25/19 8:22am

More than just a Car Club

During his freshman year, junior Ayo Onasanya found himself constantly parking next to the same car but never met its driver. Weeks into his sophomore year, Onasanya spent some time at Org Fair chatting with the students behind the Elon Motorsports and Driving Club table and met his future roommate — the man he’d parked next to for a year.


NEWS 11/23/19 8:21am

SGA adds National Pan-Hellenic Senator position this fall

This fall, the Student Government Association added a National Pan-Hellenic Council senator position, which was filled by senior Arianne Payne. This position was added in the hope of better representing the interests of historically black sororities and fraternities at Elon University.


NEWS 11/22/19 8:54am

ENN Radio Nov. 22, 2019

On this week's episode of ENN Radio Mackenzie Wilkes talks to the new town manger of Elon. Caitlin Rundle explains who the new men's basketball head coach is and Leila Jackson gives us the rundown on new Student Government Association representation.


NEWS 11/15/19 12:29pm

ENN Radio Nov.15, 2019

On this week's episode of ENN Radio we hear from Maria Ramirez on how IDs are being damaged when students are purchasing alcohol. Hannah Massen tells us about the ROTC student experience. Molly Healy breaks down the Student Government Association funding model and Jon Sarver gives us the rundown on the new season of Phoenix basketball.