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SURF Presents Student’s Findings

Kenney: Using Facebook Abroad           For the Student Undergrad Research Forum today, April 27th at Elon University, students presented their research conducted over the past semester. Sophomore Amy Kenney from Burlington, Conn. presented her research of the usage of … Continue reading

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In the pulitzer prize winning article One in a Billion: A boy’s life, a medical mystery by Mark Johnson and Kathleen Gallagher, they discuss the new treatment that may be used to treat a young boy with an unknown disease. … Continue reading

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Red Cross Japan Relief

In the press release ‘One Month After Disaster, American Red Cross Donations to Japanese Red Cross Reach $100 Million’, the American Red Cross announced their upcoming donation and recovery plans. They being their release by announcing their plan to donate an additional … Continue reading

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Spring Convocation Tackles Today’s Biggest Issues and Hopes

1. Opportunity “This country was founded on opportunity, not benefit.” -David Walker 2. Possibilities “Once kids like coming to school, anything is possible.” -David Levin 3. Addiction “It’s not an addiction to oil, it’s an addiction to an easy solution.”- … Continue reading

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Brian Williams Q and A at Elon

I am a fan of Brian Williams, especially having enjoyed his appearances on 30 rock and Saturday Night Live, so I was expecting alot from him in his discussions these past two days. And I am happy to say that I … Continue reading

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Brian Williams Coming to Elon

On Thursday April 7th, NBC news anchor Brian Williams is coming to Elon University to to host a panel discussing some of the nations biggest concerns. Some of the topics discussed will include education, environment and the economy. Along with … Continue reading

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What to Use Instead of Nuclear Energy

In the CNN article What If We Did Not Have Nuclear Power, reporters discuss nuclear power and the alternative power source to that, natural gas. Because of the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan, many of their nuclear plants have … Continue reading

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