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Study tips for the final stretch

    It’s easy to get overwhelmed at the end of the semester by the amount of work still left to do before summer.  Here are some pro tips on how to hit the books hard without them hitting you back. Stay organized. Make to-do lists for your classes with deadlines, meetings and long-term projects so you know what you have ...Full Article

College Cooking: Coffee Cake

April 7th is National Coffee Cake Day, and naturally as journalists we are always excited to celebrate a wacky holiday and eat something yummy.  Here is a simple quick and ...Full Article

Saint Patty’s Day Crafts

Happy Saint Patty’s Day Elon! Whether you’re a pure-blood Irishman or just celebrating for the day, crafting for the holiday is always a good idea. Here’s the how-to on ...Full Article

Elon University, Aramark, and Burlington’s Company Shops Market discuss

The Company Shops Market, also known as Burlington’s Food Co-Op, is discussing creating a satellite store in Elon. A satellite store is a retail store that is part of the larger parent ...Full Article

New mobile app helps students lend a hand on campus

When students are in need of a little help on campus, they usually turn to their closest friends for a favor. But thanks to a new mobile app, they ...Full Article

Senior’s new company heats things up

At Koury Business Center young entrepreneurs learn how to start, finance, and run a business. For some, these are merely exercises but for students like Madison Tamblyn, a Project ...Full Article

College Consumer: Valentines Day

Valentine’s Day is one of the most romantic days in the year, but it’s also one of the most expensive. On average, the National Retail Federation says Americans celebrating ...Full Article

App of the week: Duolingo

The language learning tool Duolingo can be used online or on any smartphone or tablet and it’s helping people learn languages all over the world. Learning a new language ...Full Article

Budgeting: a college essential

Budgeting is absolutely necessary for college students. Spending your money loosely without considering your budget often leads to a penny-pinching in the Spring semester. I suggest doing what I ...Full Article

Mobile app helps balance college budgets

The terms ‘budgeting’ and ‘spending’ are daunting words associated with the typical college student’s financial life. However, whether it be paper or plastic, many professionals suggest that students get a hold of ...Full Article

Help U Store It comes to Elon, an alternative storage method for summer

Finding a place to store belongings for three months over the summer can be tough. That’s why Elon junior Sean Barry co-founded Help U Store It with his three ...Full Article

LiveSafe app introduced to students, promotes safety on campus

Elon University Campus Police introduced a new app last week adding to their “toolbox” for keeping campus safe. Although LiveSafe was introduced to campus a week ago, according to ...Full Article

App of the Week: Videolicious

If you have ever wanted to take your storytelling to the next level, there’s now a chance to do it. Videolicious, allows you to narrate your pictures and videos ...Full Article

Darkroom mobile application fosters user-creativity

Darkroom is a free new photo editing app that has one special advantage: you can create your own custom filters. Additional benefits include: 1. It has instant import to ...Full Article

App of the Week - interview prep

Applying for jobs and internships can be stressful, but this this app can make the process a little less stressful. Job Interview Question-Answer is a free interview prep app ...Full Article

College Consumer: Eating if You’re Out of Meal Swipes

It’s every college student’s worst nightmare: running out of meal swipes. Now that we’re finishing up Winter Term you might be in this situation. If you have found yourself scavenging for ...Full Article

College Cooking: Meal in a Muffin

Making  meal in a muffin is a great simple breakfast for when you are on the go and don’t have time to make something every morning. Extra muffins can ...Full Article

Tips on how to stay organized during the school year

While students may be excited to sign up for every activity that catches their eye at the organization fair, which will be held on Friday, Sept. 5, students should prepare themselves for their newfound ...Full Article

Elon’s Class of 2018 makes their presence known through social media

  They came, they saw, they tweeted. The Twitter hashtag, #elonmovein, was blowing up Twitter feeds, news feeds and Instagram feeds throughout this past weekend. You name it, students posted it. Websites ...Full Article

Summer success: five apps for interning

  Two words: Summer internship. With July just around the corner, many Elon students especially the upper classmen, are roughly one month into their summer internships. For those looking to bulk up ...Full Article

Yik Yik Causes Campus Controversy

The app called YikYak has been banned from 85 percent of the nation’s high schools and middle schools, but it’s quickly picking up traction around Elon’s campus. Freshman Mark ...Full Article

From food to fashion: Elon Dining employee consults for online boutique

While Elon students are the ones commonly known for being over-involved, some Elon staff members are too. Barbara Aanonsen works at Lakeside Dining Hall five days a week. But ...Full Article

Local town offers nature trails for visitors

If you’re looking to get off campus for the day, take a drive short to Saxapahaw, N.C. First, stop by the general store, which features a menu of local ...Full Article

Take a last-minute spring break trip in North Carolina

Only a few days and a couple of midterms separate us from a wonderful time of the year. That’s right, spring break is right around the corner! If you ...Full Article

Packing on the pounds … British pounds: Save money while studying abroad

For those studying abroad in the fall, it may be too early to pack, but get a jump-start on budgeting your trip with these money managing tips. For Elon ...Full Article

Valentine’s Day activities abound in Greensboro, at Elon

Many couples plan on doing the typical dinner and a movie on Valentine’s Day. While there’s nothing wrong with a little normalcy, here are some fun options - on ...Full Article

Valentine’s Day on a college budget

Valentine’s Day is this Friday, and it’s important to know how to be sweet to both your loved ones and your wallet. First, if you are looking to go ...Full Article

College Consumer: Fun activities to try over Winter Term that won’t break the bank

With only one class to focus on during Winter Term, students have more free time than during the regular semester. To escape boredom and avoid the temptation of a ...Full Article

Studios release blockbusters in time for holidays

With the holiday season rapidly approaching, film studios are releasing some of their largest films of the year as students are on vacation from school and award season will ...Full Article

Spring Registration Tips

A stressful time at Elon is quickly approaching-registration for winter term and spring classes. Here are some tips to be prepared and less stressed for the days ahead. First, ...Full Article

Cutting back on costume prices

With Halloween right around the corner, you may be planning out your costume. If you’re looking to cut back on spending as the holiday season gets closer, there are ...Full Article

Tips for Starting Your Own Business

If you are considering starting your own business, here are some tips that might help. First be patient and be prepared to get a little frustrated. It can take ...Full Article

Cooking With Cook: Chicken Stir-Fry

October is here and that means comfort food. With the cold weather rapidly approaching, why not wrap-up with some quick, warm chicken stir-fry? This recipe is easy to make, ...Full Article

New iPhone Presses to New Heights

Apple is known for keeping the details of yet-to-be-released products close to its chest, and this time around is no different. Almost a year after releasing the iPhone 5, ...Full Article

Top five companies that pay interns big bucks

Every summer, many Elon students choose to work as interns across the country in order to fulfill their Experiential Learning Requirement, a mandatory program which all students must complete, ...Full Article

College Consumer: Black Friday Shopping

Julie Morse has tips on how you can get the most out of your Black Friday shopping experience.Full Article

Hand-made costumes save big bucks on Halloween

There’s no mistaking that Halloween has come to Elon. But with the current economy and a college student’s budget, it’s hard to find a great costume for a reasonable ...Full Article

Tech updates: Apple iPad mini, Microsoft Windows 8 and the college campus

Technology giants, yet again, are hoping to get their new products introduced this week into the hands of college students. “If you don’t have technology in your life,” said ...Full Article

October 8 Pump Patrol

Know the prices before you pump! Here are the prices for regular gasoline at the station’s near campus.Full Article

College Consumer: Five Tips for Saving Money at Restaurants

Sometimes college students do not have the time or patience to make a home cooked dinner. And for those of us without meal plan, the only other option is ...Full Article

College Consumer: Saving Money

Julie Morse is looking out for you! Here are some tips to save money.Full Article

Apps to Take On the Road This Summer

Today is the first day of summer and while the weather might be scorching, don’t let your road trips scorch your wallet. Money saving website, Kiplinger.com, says these three ...Full Article