Elon University's internet crashed on Wednesday afternoon due to construction on the new McEwen Dining Hall.
Paul LeBlanc, from Hingham, Massachusetts, is the News Director of Elon Local News. He is a senior Broadcast Journalism major with a minor in Political Science. Paul enjoys sunsets, long walks on the beach and, not being charged for extra chicken at Chipotle.
In an email, David Copeland and Ann Bullock, co-chairs of the dean search committee, said the candidates will offer 30-minute presentations followed by Q&A sessions starting next week.
Elon students evacuated from Crest Apartments building 2020 in January due to a "cracked and sagging concrete floor" are still living in the Best Western Hotel in Burlington over three weeks after the incident.
Elon University will open at 10:00AM Thursday according to an email from Vice President of Student Life Jon Dooley. The two hour delay is a result of "slick road conditions and low temperatures predicted overnight." According to the email, those driving to campus are encouraged to use University Drive and Williamson Avenue.
New changes to Elon University’s Honor Code restructure the punishments for undergraduates cited for alcohol consumption.
President Lambert announced a series of changes that will be implemented to the university's commencement ceremonies starting in 2019 in an address to faculty and staff Monday.
Elon University Freshman Andrew Kleinert was arrested Sunday, May 14 for resisting arrest. According to the Town of Elon Police Department, Kleinert was urinating in plain view of the road early Sunday morning when Officer Connor Rice attempted to make contact with him. Kleinert then ran from the officer into a barn behind the residence where a party was taking place but was found and arrested. Kleinert was taken to Alamance Country Jail where he posted $500 bond.
Elon Sophomore Noah Roger was arrested on Thursday for felony possession of marijuana with intent to manufacture, sell, or deliver and felony keeping or maintaining a controlled substance for use, storage, or sale.
Two Elon University football players — Khalil Moore, 18, and Jeremiah Bridges, 19, — were both charged with a Class I felony secret peeping in preliminary hearings Monday. Their court date is set for Wednesday, May 10.
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.
Analysis from the Registrar's office shows that professors at Elon University have become more frugal with distributing higher grades over time. Grade distribution for the Fall 2016 semester shows that 29% of Elon undergraduates, or 7,590 students received an ‘A’ grade.
Elon University President Leo Lambert addressed President Donald Trump’s Executive Order on immigration in an email to students, faculty and staff Sunday night, saying the university is "monitoring this unfolding situation very carefully."