Report to the Elon Community
Friday, May 4, 2001
In the spring of
2001, a committee of faculty, staff and students appointed by President
Lambert met to explore the elements of Elon that contribute to our sense
of community and common purpose. The committee shared its own
thoughts and solicited ideas from others on campus during a series of forums.
This document highlights some of the many ideas suggested during the committee's
investigation. Committee members included: Deborah Thurlow
(chair), Jim Barbour, Steve Braye, Janet Cooper, Don Grady, Smith Jackson,
Richard McBride, Jennifer McCort, Alan Medeiros, Lela Faye Rich, Robyn
Trotter and Mary Wise.
The committee developed
the following statement as a framework to give purpose and direction to
current and future strategies for maintaining and building on community
This page was created July 20, 2001.
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