As part of Elon's 125th anniversary commemoration, the university is publishing a richly illustrated book by Professor Emeritus of History George W. Troxler. From a Grove of Oaks: The Story of Elon University, is the first detailed study of Elon's history in more than 30 years, documenting the institution's origins and development through the first half of the 20th century. It also provides a thorough record of the dramatic growth during the administrations of presidents J. Earl Danieley, J. Fred Young and Leo M. Lambert.
From a Grove of Oaks: The Story of Elon University will be available March 1, and Elon's Office of Alumni Engagement is accepting orders at a discounted pre-publication price of $29.95 (plus sales tax & shipping). To reserve your copy, click here.
Beloved by generations of students and alumni who know him as “Dr. D,” the university’s president emeritus on April 2 will share stories and reflections of his seven decades at Elon and his hopes for its future.