NEWS 2/13/17 10:02pm

Lambert: Timing influenced decision to step down

It all came down to timing for Elon University President Lambert. Elon is completing the final aspects of the Elon Commitment strategic plan, and is in the leadership phase of the Elon Leads fundraising campaign. So it only made sense to Lambert that the next president be in place for the implementation of the new strategic plan and the public launch of Elon Leads. "It seemed to me to be the best thing for the university to have the person who was in charge of the leading that planning, leading that visioning be here to see that plan through," Lambert said.

NEWS 2/13/17 8:04am

Elon President Leo Lambert to step down

Leo Lambert is stepping down as president of Elon University, the school announced Monday morning. Lambert told the Board of Trustees at its annual meeting in Florida that he’ll be leaving his role, and that the Board should begin looking for his successor immediately. Once the new president is hired, Lambert will take a short sabbatical then return in an auxiliary role to advise. Lambert’s transition comes as other university administrators retire and as Elon looks ahead to its future.

NEWS 2/11/17 3:02pm

New signposts going up around residential neighborhoods

You may have noticed three unexplained brick columns being built along sidewalks in a few spots on campus. According to Brad Moore, university architectcq- MP and director of planning, design and construction management, they are for new signage denoting Elon University’s various residential neighborhoods.

NEWS 2/9/17 9:09pm

Elon freshman arrested for breaking or entering on motor vehicle

Elon University freshman Myles Miller was arrested Feb. 8 and charged with two counts of felony breaking or entering a motor vehicle and one count of misdemeanor larceny. In the magistrate's order, Elon Campus Police Detective Joel Thomas claims Miller entered two vehicles Monday, Feb. 6, and took a car stereo face plate from one of the vehicles.

NEWS 2/8/17 9:37am

Elon sophomore arrested in drunk driving incident

Elon University sophomore Trevor Jones was arrested early Saturday morning for driving under the influence of alcohol. According to the Elon Police Department, Officer Ditra Graves was patrolling the area following a noise complaint when she noticed a car had driven into a ditch on West Lebanon Avenue. 

NEWS 12/21/16 3:08pm

Elon tabs Bob Shea for new business, finance and technology role

Bob Shea, a senior fellow at the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO), has been named to fill the new role of Associate Vice President for Business, Finance and Technology. Gerald Whittington, senior vice president for Business, Finance, and Technology, announced the appointment Monday.