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  1. W. lacrosse muddling through CAA playRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Triangle

    ... in Colonial Athletic Association play. The Dragons will return to action April 19 when they travel to face Elon University. Rudloff mentioned that Elon has displayed good effort in conference matchups. She said that the Elon is a young program with ...

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  2. One argument for open governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    It came from Elon University and was released before "Sunshine Week" in March, a time dedicated every year to the importance of open government and freedom of information. The Elon poll found that 62 percent of North Carolinians aren't aware that "sunshine laws" exist here to require governments to make their records available for public inspection, with few exceptions.

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  3. Private colleges seek students from lower income backgroundsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Burlington Times News

    Like a lot of private colleges, Elon University has been working toward getting more students from lower-income backgrounds for a few years now. The university's 10-year strategic plan, adopted in late 2009, committed Elon to double need-based financial aid by 2020.

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  4. Elon to share GIS regional position with Burlington, GrahamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Burlington Times News

    ... salary. The employee will provide GIS service to the town of Elon. Elon Mayor Jerry Tolley also welcomed Elon University students who were attending the meeting for a class and a resident striving for his Eagle Scout ranking. Under the consent ...

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  5. The Alamance Scene: Pro-LGBT speaker at ElonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Burlington Times News

    Gushee's appearance is sponsored by Elon University's Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life, and PFLAG Alamance. from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Occasions, 286 E. Front St., Burlington.

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  6. Downtown Corp. wins Main Street designationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Burlington Times News

    ... rehabilitation of downtown properties, and the other for best innovation for its ongoing partnership with Elon University. The Burlington Downtown Corp. was one of 35 North Carolina entities accredited by the National Main Street Center for 2014. ...

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  7. Rewired courses: ABSS is mulling a program that would grow the use of computers in classroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Burlington Times News

    ... The advantage of an online class discussion, said Jeff Carpenter, assistant professor of education at Elon University, is it includes all the students, not just the ones comfortable speaking up in class. The online quiz, Bost said, let Coble find ...

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  8. Bolden takes a pass on this week's columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Burlington Times News

    ... be out there walking in it every day I can. I could comment about the report that came out this week listing Elon University as the third prettiest college campus in the nation. But the things I might have said probably would not have been well ...

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  9. Testimony to continue Monday at rape trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Burlington Times News

    ... state's evidence included testimony by Assistant Elon Police Chief James Perry and Lt. Kelly Blackwelder; Elon University students who were at the party or knew the alleged victim; a sexual assault nurse at Alamance Regional Medical Center; a ...

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  10. Fall-Line Motorsports Porsche GT3 Cup Nola PreviewRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Paddock Talk

    ... Porsche GT3 Cup Series as an addition to his already busy on-track schedule. Longe is a full-time student at Elon University majoring in Marketing and Economics. Longe is sponsored by Trianon Hotels and Investments. Since 1983, the Trianon Companies ...

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  11. Mia's four goals lift George Washington to women's lacrosse victoryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Andi Raymond scored three goals including the 100th of her career to lift the Tigers to a 12-2 win over Elon University in Colonial Athletic Association (action on Friday night. Raymond was one of seven Tigers to score and help Towson (5-5, 1-1 CAA) ...

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  12. Report: Elon University lacks economic diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Burlington Times News

    Elon University is one of the least socioeconomically diverse colleges in the country, according to a column on the education news and analysis website The Hechinger Report. According to U.S. Department of Education statistics, 9 percent of Elon students receive Pell grants, federal grants going to students from families making less than $60,000 per year, the column reported.

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  13. Charlotte: Film fest showcases documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Q-Notes

    ... received Best Documentary Short at the Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival. It was created by Elon University student filmmakers Mason Sklut, Maggie Sloane and Sergio Ingato. Other films with dates and times are: April 24, "Tiger ...

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  14. Seven Other Things That Have Been Declared - Unsafe' at Colleges...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | National Review Online

    ... Gray Press on the grounds that the word "bullet" "propagated violence." Last November, the administration at Elon University in North Carolina instructed student orientation leaders not to call the freshmen "freshmen" - because the word makes women ...

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  15. Elon solar farm to generate power soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Burlington Times News

    ... anything right now. We are about four to six weeks from power generation." "It's been great (working with Elon University)," Javan said. "They've been a very good bunch of folks to work with out there. They are attentive to detail, and it's been a ...

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  16. Obama Tours Bob Marley's Kingston With Cuba Policy in LimboRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Bloomberg

    ... Blake, a former consultant for Jamaica's Ministry of National Security who teaches political science at Elon University in North Carolina. "With the thawing relations between U.S. and Cuba, many Caribbean nations are asking: What will this now mean ...

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  17. Behold, the masks: Elon University takes on Commedia dell'Arte in - Servant of Two Masters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Burlington Times News

    During the Renaissance, masks were used in plays to communicate to the audience. "The mask was the character, not a disguise, not an ornament," said Kevin Otos, associate professor of theatre at Elon University.

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  18. A breakdown in responsible journalismRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Burlington Times News

    ... then, let's make clear one thing. Campus assaults are a real problem. One we've seen occur over the years. Elon University had one of its own reported in 2011 in which a coed claimed she was raped while passed out during a night of heavy drinking. ...

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  19. President Obama's Jamaica Visit Puts Focus On U.S.-Caribbean RelationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... country's economy under the International Monetary Fund. Damion Blake , a professor of political science at Elon University in North Carolina, discusses the president's visit with Here & Now' s Jeremy Hobson.

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  20. Columbia festival Indie Grits offers Blake Brockington documentary amongst its lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Creative Loafing

    ... is worth it. One of the 74 films scheduled to be shown is BrocKINGton , produced by a group of students from Elon University. The subject is Blake Brockington, a transgender teen from Charlotte who was crowned homecoming king - and made national ...

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