Elon University in Elon, North Carolina is a private liberal arts university. There are approximately 6,000 undergraduate students at Elon and 700 students in graduate programs. A fun fact is that Elon has actually been designated as its own botanical garden because of how beautiful the campus is! The mascot is the Phoenix and their colors are maroon and gold.
Famous "Phoenix" alumni include Chris Wood - actor (The Vampire Diaries), Lisa Goldstein - actress (One Tree Hill), Rich Blomquist - writer, and Grant Gustin - actor.
Lauren is a Senior from Chatham, New Jersey. One quirky fact about Lauren..."I love the Color Guard!"
Fun fact about Elon University: Our mascot used to be the Fightin' Christians.
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor: Smitty's, oatmeal.
Bakery and Favorite Sweet: Oak house, coffee cake.
Burger Joint and Fries: Cook Out.
Finger licking good BBQ Spot: Lakeside dining hall.
Vegetarian Hot Spot: Green World in Colonnades Dining Hall.
Pizzeria and go-to pie: Pandora's Pies.
Diner and Favorite Dish: Blue Ribbon, burger.
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate: La Cocina.
Sushi and your go to roll: Red Bowl, cucumber roll.
Breakfast Spot with a friend or date: Skids.
Where you would love your parents to take you for Parents weekend: Alamance Crossing Mall.
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: Elon gym.
Neighborhood Bookstore: Barnes and Noble.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang? CRC.
Where do you want to go on spring break? Spain
Where to Stay: Drury Inn.