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  1. Twins prospect Alex Swim lacks power, not talentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The News-Press

    ... I just try to get on base and score runs." Actually, Smith hit a homer April 28, 2013, his senior season at Elon University. He finished his four years there with five home runs in 974 at-bats over 239 games. Since then, the left-handed hitter has ...


  2. Elon grads entering best job market in yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    When Elon University seniors graduate Under the Oaks Saturday and toss their caps into the air they'll be walking into one of the best job markets for college graduates since 2000. Labor and economic experts all claim that the class of 2015 will have a better chance at securing employment once they've graduated.


  3. Heading to Elon Saturday? Expect heavy graduation trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    Elon University's commencement Saturday morning will mean odd traffic patterns and scarce parking around campus for a large part of the day. Parker said the heaviest traffic will be from about 7 a.m. until after lunch time and may pick up again in the evening, but expects it will be challenging throughout the day.


  4. Editorial: Three county natives shine in the spotlightRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | The Star Online

    ... 23 rebounds in that game, earning Final Four Most Outstanding Player honors. Smith is now the head coach at Elon University, teaching young athletes the game she loves while molding them into future leaders and, perhaps, coaches themselves. And ...


  5. Humble Houser signs on to Gardner-WebbRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... r in business. Gardner-Webb opens the regular season Sept. 5 at South Alabama before the home opener against Elon University Sept. 12.


  6. '140 CHARACTERS' Set for Dixon Place, 5/28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and multimedia, he encourages audiences to focus on social similarities opposed to differences. BFA Graduate Elon University Music Theatre Program. 2011 Young Alumnus Award Recipient. WEBSITE: http://dixonplac ...


  7. Elon student crashes car into veterinarian's office, charged with DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Burlington Times News

    An Elon University student has been charged after allegedly driving her vehicle into a veterinarian office while impaired early Wednesday. Alexandra Swallow, 21, was traveling northbound in a 2007 Ford Fusion on Williamson Avenue around 2:30 a.m. when the car veered to the left and went over a curb, sidewalk and flower bed before crashing into the Elon Animal Hospital, "causing some substantial structural damage to the building," said Lt.


  8. Ongoing battle breaks heart, but raises spirit for the futureRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Burlington Times News

    ... Marilyn wiping tears from her eyes, I too wept while reading. While this is not just a phenomenon privy to Elon University, racism was, is, and will be. You cannot work your way around it; you cannot give enough respect; nor can you hope it away. ...


  9. Plans for Starbucks on college campus called off - for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Business Journal

    Amid protest from college students and community members, Starbucks has lost its shot - for now, anyway - at a site across from a Triad university. Elon University's plan for a Starbucks in the space currently occupied by Acorn Coffee Shop on North Williamson Avenue brewed controversy and sparked an online petition that has more than 3,000 signatures.


  10. Weaver & Friedland on Texting, Driving, and PunishmentRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | CrimProf Blog

    Russell L. Weaver and Steven Friedland (University of Louisville - Louis D. Brandeis School of Law and Elon University School of Law) have posted Driving While 'Intexticated': Texting, Driving, and Punishment (47 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 101 2014-2015) on ...


  11. Elon University halts plans to bring Starbucks to downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Burlington Times News

    Students and others united around The Oak House , located next to the Acorn Coffee Shop at 112 N. Williamson Ave., after Elon University announced plans to replace Acorn with a Starbucks later this year. In an update on the university's website Thursday afternoon, Elon said it would halt its plans for at least a year to "evaluate and plan for enhancements in dining facilities."


  12. Clean up 'N Clean out program offers options for departing students in ElonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Burlington Times News

    To help curb curbside scavengers, the town of Elon is once again offering free heavy garbage trash pick-up while Elon University students leave for the summer. The town's "Clean-up 'N Clean-Out" operation coincides with the end of the school year for Elon University, when students clean out their dorms and apartments.


  13. Why all should support #SaveStudentAidRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Burlington Times News

    ... is the engine for economic growth. Greg Zaiser is vice president for admissions and financial planning at Elon University. Contact him by email at zaiser@elon.edu. Ten years ago, George W. Bush was president, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast, ...


  14. Elon tackles racism on campus head onRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Burlington Times News

    ... in Higher Education." The list goes on - 15 in all from points across the nation for 2015 alone. And while Elon University didn't make this particular site - at least not yet - we learned on Tuesday that the campus in our community isn't immune. A ...


  15. Elon students pledge to work together to fight racism on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Burlington Times News

    They spoke about white privilege, the use of racial slurs, and what some described as the daily challenges of being black at a primarily white university. Led by students, organizers of the rally Tuesday afternoon said it was centered on a primary goal: to bring Elon University students together to commit to take a stand against hate speech, continue talking about race, and build relationships across racial lines.


  16. Proposed Starbucks location brews controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Business Journal

    ... homegrown coffeeshop. A poster in the Acorn Coffee Shop, located in downtown Elon across from the campus of Elon University , shows renderings of the new Starbucks in the Acorn shop and announces a fall opening. Acorn, which has served Starbucks ...


  17. Brewing conflict: Starbucks addition in Elon sparks questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Burlington Times News

    Elon University students and community members have rallied around the downtown coffee shop, The Oak House, after the university revealed a Starbucks would be moving in next door - replacing Acorn Coffee Shop. "We appreciate the support and were surprised by the comments, the people who signed the petition and the students who put together the appreciation day," Oak House co-owner Phil Smith said.


  18. Riverwood Students Make Athletic CommitmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Patch.com

    Two students at Riverwood International Charter School recently made official commitments to continue their athletic careers at the post-secondary level. Senior Skyler de Groot signed a scholarship to play football for Elon University.


  19. Honorable mentions for local students at colleges, universitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Muriel Pollock of Dover was initiated at Elon University. BRUNSWICK, Maine - Niklas Bergil, of Exeter and a member of the Bowdoin College Class of 2018, received the Bowdoin Religion ...


  20. Copland scholarship winners selectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Burlington Times News

    ... to $41,000 during four years. College will be new, but college-level work will not. Besides the class at Elon University last fall through its Collegiate Start program, Maner is taking or has taken 11 AP classes. She said she likes them better than ...