Elon University Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. 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."

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  2. 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.

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  3. 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, ...

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. 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.

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  6. 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 ...

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  7. 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.

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  8. 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.

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  9. 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 ...

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  10. 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 ...

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  11. Strawberry fest, plant sale is Friday at Elon UniversityRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Burlington Times News

    A spring semester "Garden Studio" class at Elon University will hold its annual Strawberry Festival and Heirloom Plant Sale from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday in the Elon Community Garden between the Sklut Hillel Center and the Powell House on East College Avenue on the Elon University campus. Admission is free to the public and the event will include musical entertainment and activities for children such as face painting, fairy hair and games.

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  12. Majority of ABSS board members on tour raises questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Burlington Times News

    ... Education Initiative, a group of local business leaders, Impact Alamance President Tracey Grayzer and Elon University administrators formed by Glen Raven CEO Allen Gant Jr. "I met with the Community Education Initiative about two months ago," ...

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  13. Elon football player charged with burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Burlington Times News

    According to Elon University Campus Police, Forrest broke into an apartment in the 700 block of Haggard Avenue, Elon, on Thursday while a person was sleeping and committed a larceny.

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  14. West Forsyth drama department wins eight musical theater awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Forsyth County News

    ... also a senior who won supporting actor for his role of Cookie McGee, intends to pursue a theater degree at Elon University in North Carolina. "Watching them start in one place and end at another," Gray said, is "always the highlight. The growth that ...

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  15. Police video exemption too broad for accountabilityRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Burlington Times News

    ... the independent research group wrote. The bill ignores the attitudes of North Carolinians. An Elon University Poll conducted in February found that 90 percent of the public is in favor of police wearing body cameras, and that 63 percent believe the ...

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  16. Jeb Bush visits CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | WSOCTV

    ... is important, because it's big," Bush said. "It's fast growing and a big population." An early poll by Elon University sized up a presidential race between Bush and Hillary Clinton this week among North Carolina voters, showing 47 percent were for ...

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  17. Community steps up for the Special OlympicsRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Burlington Times News

    ... would like to give thanks to everyone involved in the games because it takes a community to make it happen. Elon University always does an incredible job of hosting the games and providing volunteers. Volunteers also came from Sheetz, BB&T, Kidde, ...

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  18. Nick Adamczyk To Play Soccer at ElonRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Monticello News

    Piedmont Academy senior, Nick Adamczyk, signed his National Letter of Intent to play soccer for Elon University, Elon, N.C., on February 4. This past Thursday, Piedmont administrators, faculty, Nick's classmates, family and coaches came together for a signing ceremony in the library. His scholarship is an athletic award presented by Elon University.

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  19. Elon students working to fight child slaveryRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Burlington Times News

    ... as working with restaveks to ensure they receive an education and are able to live healthy, happy lives. The Elon University Periclean Scholars Class of 2015, an organization that promotes sustainable change through international partnership, has ...

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  20. Elon offers online journal for working lawyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Burlington Times News

    ... at Elon Law in Greensboro and handles complex issues of corporate and commercial law. GREENSBORO - The Elon University School of Law just started the Elon Business Journal, an online resource written for working lawyers. "There are other (law ...

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