Book inaugurated as Elon University's...

Book inaugurated as Elon University's ninth president

The Bible on which Elon University's ninth president, Connie Book, placed her hand as she took oath, Thursday, Oct. 18, said everything. It was the Bible given to Isabella Cannon - a 1924 Elon graduate who went on to become the first female mayor of the City of Raleigh - by the fourth president of Elon, William A. Harper.

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