Colonnades Dining Hall will be renamed Clohan Hall, confirmed in a statement from Vice President for University Communications, Dan Anderson. The dedication ceremony will occur on November 10 with the Clohan family in attendance. The Clohan family donated the Clohan Theatre, named after Robert Clohan III class of 1967, in the Inman Admissions Center in 2015.
Charles Clohan, class of 1998, a member of the Elon Board of Trustees, has donated money to fund the renaming.
Updated 11:30 a.m. on Oct. 25 to include Clohan's contributions and the date of the dedication ceremony.
Updated at 11:00 a.m. on Nov. 8 The November 10 dedication of the new Clohan Hall has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a later, unknown date.