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ELON SURF DAY

Strelow: Exploring Species Boundaries Stranahan: Antidepressant Prozac’s Effect on Zebrafish Elon students Bryan Strelow and Lauren Stranahan captured their audience as they delivered biology research presentations at Elon University’s SURF day. Elon junior Stranahan, a biology major from Chapel Hill,  discussed the … Continue reading

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Pulitzer Prize Players

The Pulitzer Prize winning Mikwaukee Journal Sentinel titled, One in a billion: A boy’s life, a medical mystery, is a moving documentary about a young boy who has a rare illness. This online multimedia work is very effective because of the pairing of … Continue reading

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Small Bank, Big Appeal

Coastal Carolina National Bank is a locally owned bank that appeals to both individuals and businesses. The bank’s website serves to further the goals of the company by focusing on a particular audience and using very personal writing. The goals … Continue reading

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PR Analysis: Airlines Promote Japan Donations

A press release headlined, United and Continental Customers Donate More Than $2.5 Million for Humanitarian Aid in Japan, was written with an inverted pyramid structure-listing the most important news first and the less-relevant information toward the end. An inverted pyramid structure was … Continue reading

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Leaders Give Insight to Elon Students

Elon University‘s Honor Convocation was led by Brian Williams who moderated a panel discussion titled, “We can be better: Courageous voices confront our greatest challenges.” Distinguished panelists included David Gergen, David Walker, Shirley Ann Jackson, Eboo Patel and David Levin. … Continue reading

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Brian Williams Shares Inspiration with Elon Students

Brian Williams captured his audience with his wisdom and wit as he answered eager student’s questions at Elon University. Williams educated the packed Whitley Auditorium as they listened intently- the only noise that could be heard was the snapping of … Continue reading

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Brian Williams Leads Elon University Convocation

NBC news anchor Brian Williams and five distinguished guests are leading Elon University’s Convocation for Honors tomorrow afternoon at 3:30 p.m. Distinguished guests include David Gergen, David Walker, Shirley Ann Jackson, Eboo Patel and David Levin. The speakers will discuss … Continue reading

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