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  1. Western Alamance team takes the cake in 'Sport of the Mind'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    ... a worldwide annual robotics competition geared toward school-age teens. The scrimmage, held inside Elon University's McCoy Commons, was alive with all the cheers and upsets of a sports event. But it was Aperture's robot that took the cake. ...

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  2. All Veg Station Opens at Elon UniversityRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | Food Management

    Aramark at Elon University has opened an all vegetarian/vegan station called Green World at 1889 in Colonnades Dining Hall, reports the Times-News. The menu includes vegetable stew and vegan salad bar each day with produce from local farms as well as gluten-free items and kosher foods.

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  3. How did the word 'freshman' land a Triad university in the national spotlight?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Business Journal

    Elon University spokesman Dan Anderson says there's no ban on the word "freshman" at the school, despite what recent media reports have said. The controversy started after a student, Diana Stancy, wrote at the College Fix that that the school had stopped using the word in favor of the gender-neutral term "first year."

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  4. Going green: Elon University adds vegetarian dining options to its menuRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    Elon University sophomore Michelle Rave regularly eats her lunches each week at Green World at 1889 at Colonnades Dining Hall. Rave of Stevens Point, Wis., is an Applied Math major who likes to spend time studying at Green World during lunch as well.

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  5. Trafficking LSDRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    Tyler Heath Gammon, 17, of Flower Mound, Texas, was charged Nov. 22 by Elon University campus police with trafficking LSD, sell/deliver LSD, two counts of possession with intent t to sell/deliver a schedule I controlled substance, one count of sell/deliver a schedule one controlled substance and manufacturing a schedule I controlled substance. In warrants, police accused Gammon of selling LSD to an undercover officer and of possessing 900 doses of the drug.

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  6. BWW Recap: It's REIGNing BloodRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... dead twin girls: Henriette and Emone. Nicole is a sophomore studying History and Strategic Communications at Elon University in North Carolina. When she's not watching Reign, she's usually listening to the cast albums of depressing musicals and ...

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  7. Pre-game festivities aim to ramp up football attendance Gerardo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Chronicle

    In preparation for the first Thursday night football game since 1994, campus organizations have planned special pre-game events to encourage student attendance. Game attendance has seen a decline since 3,100 students filled Wallace Wade Stadium to watch the Aug. 30 game against Elon University, said junior Tucker Albert, Duke Student Government vice present of social culture.

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  8. At Elon, a freshman by any other name . . .Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    Elon University is appearing in national media like the National Review and Fox News and social media over use of the word "freshman" and a university official linking the work to sexual violence. A story Nov. 19 by Elon junior Diana Stancy appearing on The College Fix, a right-leaning website featuring news stories by college students, reported the university has "dropped the term 'freshman' and replaced it with 'first-year.'

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  9. Elon University Musical Theatre's class of 2015 to perform 'The Mystery of Edwin Drood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    The Elon University Musical Theatre class of 2015 will perform "The Mystery of Edwin Drood" at 7 p.m. Friday, 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the Black Box Theatre located inside the Elon University Center for the Arts on the Elon University campus. Tickets are free, but donations are appreciated to help support the Class of 2015.

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  10. University Drops Sexist, Rape-Inducing Term: 'Freshman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Sweetness & Light

    Elon University has dropped the term "freshman" from its vocabulary and replaced it with "first-year," a move made official this fall and implemented in everything from its website to orientation workshops. The change at the small, private liberal arts college in North Carolina was done to promote inclusivity, celebrate diversity, and ensure the campus did not promote sexist stereotypes or create a hostile and unsafe environment for female students, campus officials said in interviews with The College Fix.

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  11. Elon University drops the word "freshman" because it's sexistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Fox News

    Elon University has dropped the term "freshman" from its vocabulary and replaced it with "first-year," a move made official this fall and implemented in everything from its website to orientation workshops.

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  12. 2015 CAA Men's Basketball Championship Announces 30th Anniversary Holiday Ticket SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... HOLIDAY. Please visit Ticketmaster.com or call 800-745-3000 to purchase tickets. With the new addition of Elon University to the conference, the battle for a bid to the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship will be even more competitive this ...

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  13. Laughter abounds as Elon class offers - Edwin Drood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    ... finished when Dickens died. "So the audience gets to choose the ending," said Zach Teague, a member of the Elon University Musical Theatre class of 2015. "It's a show within a show, too, with Vaudevillian elements." The Rupert Holmes musical is set ...

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  14. Freshman F Austin Williams out for 6-8 weeks for men's basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Triangle

    ... blocks. The earliest Williams can return, according to a six-to-eight-week timetable, is Jan. 3 against Elon University, the team's first conference game. This article was posted in Men's Basketball , Sports and tagged Austin Williams , Dragons ...

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  15. Elon lauded for its overseas studies programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    Elon University has held on to its long-held status as the top master's-level university for the number of students studying abroad. In its Open Doors 2014 report, the Institute of International Education ranked Elon No.

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  16. The Alamance Scene: Cops on Top benefit in GrahamRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    ... p.m. at Clover Garden School, 2454 Altamahaw-Union Ridge Road, Burlington. a- Dec. 3 from 2 to 6:30 p.m. at Elon University School of Health, 762 E. Haggard Ave., Elon. a- Dec. 4 from 3 to 7 p.m.at Caswell Community Kerr's Chapel Baptist Church, ...

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  17. County inspections director set to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    ... said the projects he worked on that stand out in the county are the new buildings built in recent years at Elon University and the redevelopment in Saxapahaw. Strowbridge, 61, has served as county Inspections Director since December 2008. His ...

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  18. Around the schools: Cookies for KindnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    ... folders to remind them not to pick on other children or to stand by and let it happen. This idea came from Elon University student Lindsey Bauer, who is funding it with a grant she received last year. County Ford, 105 Autopark Drive, Graham, is ...

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  19. How to Profit from Cyber PainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Fox News

    ... (NYSE:LNKD and others. The outlook is not pretty to say the least. A survey by the Pew Research Center and Elon University's Imagining the Internet Center of more than 1,600 computer and Internet experts on the future of cyber attacks asked "by ...

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  20. Widespread harm' likely from cyber attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... THOSE are among the major themes and dissents that emerge from a report by the Pew Research Center and Elon University's Imagining the Internet Center. Its authors surveyed more than 1,600 computer and internet experts on the future of cyber ...

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