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Faculty and Staff Awards Luncheon Collection

Identifier: EUA105


The collection is comprised of programs and other printed materials describing the annual Faculty Awards Luncheon that occurs near the end of the spring semester. The awards ceremony began in 1973 with the presentation of the first Daniels-Danieley Award for Excellence in Teaching. The collection is arranged chronologically.


  • 1972-ongoing

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The nature of the Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research of otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Biographical / Historical

The Daniels-Danieley Award for Excellence in Teaching was established in 1972 for the purpose of recognizing outstanding Elon faculty members. The first award was presented in 1973.

First presented in 2000, the Distinguised Scholar Award recognizes excellence in scholarship acknowledged by both the Elon community and by the larger community of the candidate's discipline.

The Periclean Award for Civic Engagement and Social Responsibility recognizes one faculty or staff member who has helped make social responsibility and participatory citizenship an essential part of Elon's educational programs. The first award was presented in 2003.

Established in 2007 through a gift from the Ward Family (Dorothy Mears Ward GP'05 and '08, Tom and Beth Ward P'05 and '08, A.T. Ward '05, Christopher Ward '08, and Chase Ward), this award recognizes one faculty or staff person who has demonstrated a sustained commitment ot Elon undergraduates through outstanding mentoriing.

The awards ceremony also recognizes faculty and staff for years of service.


0.40 Linear Feet (1 archival box)

Language of Materials



The collection is arranged chronologically by the year in which the awards are presented.

Physical Location

The collection is located in the Carol Grotnes Belk Library Archives and Special Collections at Elon University. Please contact the Archives and Special Collections staff for further details about the location.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown. Materials collected and assembled over many years to form collection.

Related Materials

Please contact the Archives and Special Collections staff for information about materials related to this collection.

Processing Information

Processed by Josh Griep, June 2014

Encoded by Shaunta Alvarez, October 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Belk Library Archives & Special Collections Repository

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2550 Campus Box
Elon North Carolina 27244 USA