Book's former colleges say her perspective led to creation of new initiatives
As she acclimates to her role, Connie Book embraces fundraising for the university
The group meets multiple times per year to chat with senior staff about university problems and new initiatives.
Even with a new president, the Board of Trustees will continue to serve as a counsel, as well as a check and balance for the university.
Residents of the only on-campus neighborhood to lose power during the storm say the felt a lack of communication ahead of the storm.
Power at Elon University has been fully restored throughout the entire campus. Students may return to their residences and expect classes to continue on schedule on Monday.
BURLINGTON – A recently fixed power line on Briarcliff Road was suspected to be the source of power outages on Elon University's campus. As of 7:15 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13, power has been restored to all affected areas of campus.
Wendy Williams and other members of Physical Plant race to clear campus of debris caused by Hurricane Michael. The storm showered Alamance County with 2.5 inches of rain and had wind gusts up to 56 mph, leaving more than a dozen trees down and plenty of debris to clean.
Moseley Center opened as a student shelter for those staying in residences without power. The building was opened to the student body after the announcement of the continued power outage in the Station at Mill Point and across South Campus.
While Elon University is an institution that prides itself in embracing change, it is now trying to establish its traditions as well. The Elon Traditions Council is now in the early stages of development.
On the first full day of Fall Break, rains and winds from Tropical Storm Michael wreaked havoc on Elon University. Alamance County declared a state of emergency and was under a slew of weather alerts, including a flash flood warning and a tornado watch.
The 287(g) program, a partnership initiative with Immigration and Customs Enforcement, is back up for discussion, and Alamance County businesses are speaking out.
Elon University President Connie Book has mentored numerous students in her career. But even as the first woman who’ll be inaugurated as an Elon president, she loves being mentored, too.
Local children raise money for victims of Hurricane Florence
After Hurricane Florence hit the Carolina coast last month, Elon University students are searching for ways to help victims. Director of the Kernodle Center for Service Learning Mary Morrison organized a group of volunteers to travel to Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Alamance County's fourth-annual Pride festival gave more color to Burlington Oct. 6. Drag queens, vendors, students and community members gathered to express and show support for the LGBTQIA community.
Biko Mandela Gray speaks to Elon students for the Fall 2018 Ferris E. Reynolds philosophy lecture
SGA moved its town hall to downstairs Moseley in hopes of attracting more students to the discussion.
Elon University Volleyball (8-7) fell in four sets to the Towson Tigers (7-11) in the team’s first home CAA matchup in the Schar Center (18-25,19-25, 25-21, 23-25). With this loss, the team’s losing streak persists to five straight.