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A world of research.

Some students see Elon’s annual SURF day as a holiday off from classes, but for more than 150 students it is a day to share their accomplishments in undergraduate research. Today marked the 17th annual Student Undergraduate Research Forum where … Continue reading

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A medical miracle

Winning the Pulitzer Prize is more than winning just any award, it’s earning journalism’s top honor and recognition from people across the nation. A team of journalists at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel demonstrated the excellence it takes to receive this … Continue reading

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WWF: World Wildlife Fund

World Wildlife Fund is the world’s leading conservation organization. Their website includes a number of interactive links to get the viewer interested and involved. Because the organization relies heavily on donations there are multiple ways to donate on the website. … Continue reading

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Circus Lions Roam Free

In this news release found on PRNewswire.com, eight African Lions will be released to freedom on a 20-acre natural habitat at The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Colorado. The lions were found captive in an 8 by 12 foot circus trailer in … Continue reading

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Quotes worth noting: “We can be better”

Between the humor and inspiration, this year’s Convocation for Honors will likely never be forgotten. The quotes noted below are six of the most memorable from Thursday’s gathering. David Levin, co-founder of the KIPP-“Knowledge is Power Program” charter school network. … Continue reading

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Brian Williams unveiled

After watching Brian Williams casually stroll, backpack in hand, into Whitley Auditorium, I realized he was just an ordinary person. Far too often celebrities in our society let fame go to their heads. They thrive off of it. Live to … Continue reading

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A convocation like no other.

Elon University will welcome the nationally recognized NBC nightly news anchor along with five distinguished panelists Thursday for this year’s Convocation for Honors. Brian Williams will lead a panel discussion titled “We can be better.” Topics covered will include environmental … Continue reading

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